Amy Adeney is a writer with a special interest in Literacy education in the early years. She developed Busy Bookworms as part of her mission to inspire in children a love of reading. Amy Calautti loved to draw from a young age and often made up games based around drawing to entertain her younger brother and cousins. Amy now lives with her small tribe of humans who inspire her every day.
'she decides to create a Club of her own, the Can-Do Club, a place where everybody not only belongs, but also gets a voice and choices of their own. Now doesn't THAT have your heart doing cartwheels?' -- Barbara, Corner on Character Emma is desperate to join Carly's Cartwheel Club, who show off their acrobatic tricks in the playground at lunchtime. But when Emma is finally accepted, she finds that being part of the gang isn't as awesome as she expected. -- Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators A pleasantly illustrated, hard cover picture book to read with ages 6+. -- School Days Magazine This is an energetic story about choices and not staying in situations that don't work for you. -- Buzz Words A story with a warm heart, with illustrations to make you giggle, with challenge, with friends and with an important message. Be yourself. -- Louise Ellis-Barrett, Armadillo Magazine Turning Cartwheels is a wonderful way of showing children alternative ways to solve problems -- Blue Wolf Reviews