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Amanda in New Mexico by Darlene Foster

Posted on: November 21, 2017

I am delighted at the response to Amanda’s latest adventure. Here is a wonderful review from Patricia Tilton on her blog Children’s Books Heal. Patricia reviews meaningful books for children and I am so pleased she has included Amanda in New Mexico. Check out her blog for great ideas for the young readers on your list.

Children's Books Heal

Amanda in New Mexico: Ghosts in the Wind

Darlene Foster, Author

Central Avenue Publishing, Fiction, Oct. 1, 2017

Suitable for Ages: 9-12

Themes: Adventure, School trip, New Mexico, Haunted hotel, Ancient pueblo, Ghosts

Synopsis: Amanda Ross is on a school trip to Taos, New Mexico with several of her fellow creative students. She shares a room with Cleo, an anxious classmate who insists she see ghosts. Although Amanda is determined to prove there is no such things, she can’t seem to shake the feeling that something or someone is watching her.

Join Amanda, Cleo and their funny friend, Caleb, as they visit a rugged and beautiful landscape where a traditional hacienda, an ancient pueblo, and a haunted and spooky hotel all hold secrets to a wild and violent past.

Does Cleo really see ghosts? Can Amanda escape the eerie wind that follows her everywhere? Perhaps The Day of…

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16 Responses to "Amanda in New Mexico by Darlene Foster"

Great review Darlene and well deserved!!

Thanks, Kirt. It made my day.

Well done Darlene. Very well deserved review

Thanks so much Judith! These little books are a lot of work and this makes it all worthwhile.

Well done Darlene, delighted for you 🙂

This really was a fun read, Darlene. Great kid appeal!

This means a lot coming from you, Patricia. It was fun to write as well.

Congratulations, Darlene!! 😀😃 I’m so happy for you…time to celebrate! 🎉

Thank you, Annika. I think I will!

Nice review, and I especially like what she’s written about why she liked the book.

Patricia does such a good job of her reviews. I feel honoured to be included on her blog. Glad you liked it, Lorna.

Congratulations Darlene on another wonderful review! Well deserved and so delighted to hear of the success of your latest book. Bravo!

It´s all good! Thanks for your support. ❤

W O W! To be reviewed in Patricia’s blog is like climbing up a humongous beautiful mountain and seeing a glorious sunset at the top. Wonderful!

A great way to describe it. I am pleased that Patricia liked the book well enough to write a great review of it. This is what makes the effort worth it!

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