JOAN - PuT oN a HaPpY fAcE

JOAN Put on a Happy Face by Carol M Mottershead
Historical Biographical Fiction
A children’s favourite seaside puppet show was basis for this new novel by Carol M Mottershead.

'Finished your book this morning and I LOVED it! As all my family on my Mum's side are Italian I loved it even more! When they went to the seaside resort in Italy I had  and in my mind that it was in my hometown Viareggio which is on the side of Italy and is the most wonderful place in the the world - every year they have a Carnival (which is the biggest one in Europe) and is full of amazing floats and I think Joan and co would love performing in it.' Chantal Taylor

JOAN – Put On A Happy Face’ has recently been rated #1 BEST SELLER in Historical Biographical Fiction and is said to be a a real page turner! 

So what’s the story about?
Joan and her family became immortal after taking a potion intended only to heal, from their family friend John Dee; bu t there's more than friendship binding John to her family, a secret she has yet to uncover.
Joan - Put on a Happy Face is the first of a trilogy meant to whet your appetite for what is to come...

‘I've really enjoyed this book. An interesting mix of plot points that cover everything from historical fiction and fantasy, to an in depth study of marital abuse and the strength of character to rise above it. I hope the author continues this story as I really like the ending too. David Littlefair’

‘Well done! An excellent read. I loved your characters and really enjoyed following them on their journey. I’m looking forward to the next book. Best wishes Mark Hadlett (Author)’

'A gripping read! This is a fascinating tale that is a mix of history and fiction. I’ve really enjoyed following Joan on her path through the centuries with her dysfunctional family and friends. I’m looking forward to the next book in the series.' Roroboozle

JOAN - PuT oN a HaPpY fAcE

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