Ian Eagleton

Clara Anganuzzi

Release Date:
September 2021


260x260mmPicture Book

Age group:


Violet’s Tempest

Lantana Publishing


Violet’s world has changed. Her voice has gone from a giggle to a whisper. So when her teacher casts her in the school play, she is filled with worry. How will she ever stand in front of a crowd and overcome her shyness? With the love and support of her family, Violet must find her inner confidence and turn that whisper into a roar!

Key Topics

Self-confidence; stage fright; anxiety; school play; acting; alternative family; Shakespeare for kids; The Tempest

Key Selling Points:

  • A ‘back to school’ theme of rehearsing the school play
  • Violet finds ways to overcome her worries and anxieties; stage fright is common amongst children
  • A celebration of body positivity, self-confidence, finding one’s voice and self-affirmation
  • A loving alternative family featuring a gay couple
  • Subtle reference to Shakespeare’s The Tempest

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