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Method in the Madness – While I’m Still Alive!
Posted on: July 3rd, 2014 by Jane Hunt

There’s some exciting stuff going on over the next few days & weeks.  We can’t talk too much about the weeks, as it’s all up in the air right now, but as for the days …   People think we’re a little bit mad making Befana Drama 2’s e-book available for free download in the [...]

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Befana Drama 2: A Behind The Scenes Look At Its Story
Posted on: February 2nd, 2014 by Jane Hunt

Can excitedly report that Befana Drama 2: Capriccia’s Conundrum is finished and just having the final proofing carried out.  It will probably end up being just over 300 pages long and definitely packed with action from first to last.  So what’s it all about?   Well, naturally, it had to pick up on some strands [...]

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Befana Drama 2′s Cover Unveiled!
Posted on: January 31st, 2014 by Jane Hunt

Hold on to your broomsticks, as Befana Drama 2 will be flying into the Bologna Children’s Book Fair, along with Befana Drama 1, to hopefully be one of the books international press are talking about (especially as the books are based on an Italian character).   Today’s the day we reveal the front cover, which [...]

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First Viewing Of The Synopsis of Befana Drama 2: Capriccia’s Conundrum
Posted on: January 19th, 2014 by Jane Hunt

As children across the country have been quizzing us about the sequel to The Befana Drama, ‘Capriccia’s Conundrum’, and as the book is now coming along so exceedingly well, we have delight in posting the first appearance of its synopsis here on the Gianna Della Luna site. Hopefully, this encompasses the plot of this amazing [...]

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Film Agents, Prancing Horses & Fabulous Cuisine: Why Bologna Beckons!
Posted on: December 6th, 2013 by Jane Hunt

Funnily enough, when my new UKTI advisor did what I requested and found me information on exhibiting at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair in March, the following statement caught my eye ..”This leading children’s publishing event is exclusively for industry professionals and attracts a large international audience including publishers, literary agents, packagers, printers, TV/Film producers, [...]

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Kids Fall Under The Befana Drama’s Spell, While Teachers Call For A Film!
Posted on: October 16th, 2013 by Jane Hunt

Today I had my first outing taking The Befana Drama out to children and encouraging them to #befriendBef and I think I succeeded, even though I think the exertion of the day has taken its toll!   I visited Croftlands Infants & Junior School in Ulverston, where two of the pupils, Harvey & Oliver Burrows, [...]

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