Hi! My name is Keira Gillett and when I’m not working, writing, or illustrating, I love to snuggle with my dog on the couch, take ballet lessons, go to the theater, play board games, puzzle through escape rooms, and read oodles and oodles of books.
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The cast of characters is likable and diverse with unique personalities, making for some nice relationship dynamics. Middle grade fantasy readers are sure to find Zaria Fierce and the Secret of the Gloomwood Forest engaging and entertaining!
Read Eat Sleep Repeat
Gillett is an expert at building fascinating, detailed, and often terrifying imaginary worlds. Her extensive knowledge of Norse mythology, paired with her seemingly limitless imagination, gives her books depth and, of course, makes them great fun to read.
Author of The Abode
The writing in this book was gorgeous and fast paced, I read it in one sitting, and a perfect introductory book for fantasy for middle graders.
The plot was super fun, adventurous and full of twists and turns that really kept you on your seat and ready for whatever was coming next for the kids.
The characters were just so lovable. Our MC Zaria was a good role model, she was courageous and quick witted and loved her friends dearly.
One of my favorite aspects of being an author is interacting with fans. With permission, I have the wonderful pleasure to showcase some great fan art from Lizzy about the Zaria Fierce Series. I hope … Keep Reading
If you missed the midnight release party for Aleks Mickelsen and the Eighth Fox Throne War last month, you can watch the replay, which is now available on … Keep Reading
One of the fun and new things about Aleks' most recent adventure is that both Eoghan Kerrigan and I drew illustrations for it. Join me at Brenda's blog, The Log Cabin Library, to learn more about my … Keep Reading