Title: Grady Whill and the Templeton Codex
Author: Carole P. Roman
Genre: Action Adventure, Fantasy, YA
Where to Find It: Amazon, Goodreads
Templeton Academy- the superhero high school is finally open!
The prestigious academy is recruiting the best of the best to enroll in its student body.
The school is as mysterious as it is exclusive.
Grady Whill thinks there is nothing special about him to make the grade.
However, his best friend, Aarush Patel has been selected and thinks Grady has the right stuff.
Even school bully Elwood Bledsoe is attending.
If Grady is fortunate enough to be picked, his guardian has forbidden him to attend.
Will a family secret prevent Grady from becoming the superhero he was destined to be?
About the Author
Carole P. Roman is the award-winning author of over fifty children’s books. Whether it’s pirates, princesses, spies, or discovering the world around us, her books have enchanted educators, parents, and her diverse audience of children of all ages.
Her best-selling book, The Big Book of Silly Jokes for Kids: 800+ Jokes! has reached number one on Amazon in March of 2020 and has remained in the top 200 books since then.
She published Mindfulness for Kids with J. Robin Albertson-Wren.
Carole has co-authored two self-help books. Navigating Indieworld: A Beginners Guide to Self-Publishing and Marketing with Julie A. Gerber, and Marketing Indieworld with both Julie A. Gerber and Angela Hausman.
Roman is the CEO of a global transportation company, as well as a practicing medium.
She also writes adult fiction under the name Brit Lunden and has created an anthology of the mythical town of Bulwark, Georgia with a group of indie authors.
Writing is her passion and one of her favorite pastimes. Roman reinvents herself frequently, and her family calls her the ‘mother of reinvention.’ She resides on Long Island, near her children and grandchildren.
connect with the author: website ~ twitter ~ facebook ~ bookbub ~ goodreads
The Art of Reinvention
Fifty years ago I told my parents I wanted to be an attorney. They sat me down and explained my choices were teacher, nurse, or bookkeeper (like my mom). They meant well, I know. It’s just that they didn’t know any female lawyers and persuaded me I was better suited to one of the other professions.
I finished college in three years and began substitute teaching for a nano-second. Jobs were hard to come by, and since all I could get was subbing, my husband asked me to stay home and help him with the back office of our brand-new business. I agreed and took on learning everything you needed to know about the chauffeured car business. I called other car companies and asked questions, creating dispatching sheets and cold-calling clients from the yellow pages. Soon, one car became six, six cars became a fleet. We moved the business from the house and found ourselves with dozens of employees in multiple cities.
We grew to be the largest luxury ground transportation service in Hollywood. My entire family worked for the company, and when my mom, who was the Comptroller passed away, I became depressed. I missed her.
My adult sons asked me to write a book. We set up a contest, and I wrote the first of my seventy-one books. I found a new calling. I loved writing and the community associated with it.
I still had my day job, the writing, marketing, and all the outshoots filled my day. Soon, I had a podcast, blog, radio show, and groups of authors that I helped promote their books.
Not one to sit idle. a year ago, I became a practicing medium and see upwards of twenty people monthly. I have just been offered another podcast, which I am debating if I can fit into my schedule.
What’s the moral of this story? You can do anything you desire, and nothing, not gender or anything else should hold you back.
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My Thoughts on Grady Whill and the Templeton Codex
This is a book that was a delight to listen to!
I loved that Carole P. Roman took unique characters and brought gave them everyday physical challenges to overcome. It was a fun to listen as the characters developed through the course of the book.
This was my first time reading a book by Carole P. Roman and I am was delighted with her writing style. Her style of writing, the arcs of the characters, read like a beyond seasoned author. Who knows how to pull you in and not let go.
Grady Whill and the Templeton Codex by Carole P. Roman gets 4 stars from me. For the Great characters, and the immersion into a world filled with lots of adventure and super hero’s.
Definitely an Author I will be going and devouring all of her books!
*I volunteered to read this book in return for my honest feedback
Grady Whill and the Templeton Codex sounds like a book that I will love sharing with the kids, thanks for sharing it with me!
Thanks, Traveler’s Wife for sharing your thoughts!
Have a splendid day!
My grandson would love this.