My new book is almost ready!

“Gardening for Beginners: Hints and Tips for Melbourne Australia” by Sarah Jackson

So you want to start a garden? No idea where to start? Then this may be the guide for you. “Gardening for Beginners” is a handy reference book with basic hints and tips for the new gardener. It contains no fancy terms, no superior expertise, just honest advice from someone just like you. There are sections on what tools to buy, growing vegetables, fruit, herbs and flowers, dealing with pests, and working out which fertilisers are best for you.

It is written for a cool climate, but the advice is useful anywhere. The book is based on the quirky and informative blog Sarah’s Melbourne Kitchen Garden.

Anticipated release date: 1 September 2018

 

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Announcing the launch of “Light Room” by Sarah Jackson

“Light Room” by Sarah Jackson (e-book, short story) is now available through Amazon. 

light-roomHave you ever woken from a deep sleep to find that you can’t move, speak or cry out for help? That you have no idea what time it is? Or what day it is? Or even where you are? What if you found yourself in a medical facility waiting to have your organs removed? Dylan has.

Welcome to “Light Room”. Described by Beta readers as “genuinely creepy” and “disturbing”. A science fiction/horror short story from the “Better Future” Series. Not suitable for children!

Available now through Amazon. Search for “Light Room” by Sarah Jackson or use one of the links below:

“Pete and the Persian Bottle” – Out Now!

“Pete and the Persian Bottle” by Sarah Jackson

Cover front only“Pete and the Persian Bottle” is the story of nine-year-old Peter (Pete) Bartlett, an average boy, whose biggest wish is to stand out in a crowd, and not feel like the world’s biggest loser anymore. While scavenging for go-cart parts in a rubbish skip, Pete comes across a curious looking bottle. When he opens the bottle, he releases a long-trapped genie. Eager to get his three wishes, Pete pushes the genie into making him special. The genie turns Pete into a rat. Pete must find a way to convince his friends that he is real and not just a rat. He and his friends then need to enlist the help of new Muslim student, Naseem, locate the missing genie and come up with a plan to set everything right, all the while avoiding lizards, dogs, cats, adults and the local thugs.

DOWNLOAD THE FIRST CHAPTER FOR FREE:“Pete and the Persian Bottle” – Chapter 1

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