about the author

Gwendles Powell was born to English parents but was brought up in Rome, Italy. She moved to London, England when she was twelve years old and continued her education to then go to Drama School. She has been an actress and producer for many years and has won many awards but has now turned her hand to writing.

about the book

Written through the eyes of a nine-year-old child, torn between two different worlds. One is earth, the other a star in the sky. The secret star that lives below the ocean helps both planets survive.The main character grows in age and develops strength and the knowledge to continue her journey.A compelling adventure full of laughter, love, loss and eventual understanding.


Book Reading

I hosted an online book reading event for my recent release Children Are Not Permitted to Play on This Lawn on January 26th 2023. The event was held from 10:00 PM to 1:00 AM local time and was attende ........

A Poem Entitled to a Father

I wanted to share a poem I wrote that pays tribute to my father. The poem is a reflection of my relationship with my father and the impact that he has had on my life. Read the poem here.



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