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.
My favorite things to receive from fans are letters and art. These beautiful gems come from Zaria Fierce fan Lake (age 7) and are shared with permission for everyone’s enjoyment. “So Lake was up … Keep Reading
This fabulous rendition of Aleks from the Zaria Fierce is by Tommy. Thank you so much for sending to me and letting me share it with everyone. I admire it on my desk every time I sit down to write. … Keep Reading
Good morning everyone, Come find me at Brenda’s Log Cab Library where I discuss writing a series that is broken down into trilogies and involves head hopping (also known as point of view … Keep Reading