Flying Fingers: Master the Tools of Learning Through the Joy of Writing
Advice for young writers and their parents by an 8-year-old prodigy.Eight-year-old author Adora Svitak is on a campaign to help children discover how creative writing can open the doors of imagination and learning. Flying Fingers combines Adora's historical fiction, adventure stories and poems, writing tips, opinions on politics, religion, media and education with coaching...more
Paperback, 290 pages
Published October 1st 2005 by Action Publishing (Glendale, CA)
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Feb 04, 2009 KatieLynn rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: most people
Recommended to KatieLynn by: Adora Svitak
Flying Fingers was amazing: considering it was written by a seven-year old. Adora's book of short stories, tips, and poetry was extraordinary. She had a very good usage of words in all her stories, and I can't wait to read her next and upcoming books. (Which my comment will be in! Squeeee!!!!)
Favorite Books: The Century for Young People (a gift from the author, Peter Jennings); Little Women; The Secret Garden, the Redwall series, Inkheart, King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table, the Harry Potter series, The Hobbit, The Chronicles of Narnia; Cry, the Beloved Country; My Name is Asher Lev; A Tale of Two Cities; Jane Eyre; Villette; The Number One Ladies' Detective Agency; the Isa...moreMore about Adora Svitak...