Talon, come fly with me

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Gigi Sedlmayer

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TOP 10 FINALIST with AUTHORS ACADEMY AWARDS 2018 * SILVER MEDAL AWARD with READERS' FAVORITE in Children's' adventure 2018 * Finalist with: BOOK EXCELLENCE AWARD, 2017 * Finalist with: IAN Book of the year award 2017 - The Independent Author Network * Silver for BOOK COVER competition with Authorsdb 2016 5 star Review by Readers’ Favorite, 4 out of 4 stars review by Online Book Club


Action, Children's, Adventure, Epic, Young Adult, Family,,Adventure,Family,Fantasy,Children's,Young Adult

Short Summary

An inspirational, highly emotional and entertaining read for all ages. Matica, the heroine, is a strong, brave girl, who battles with her handicap and how others view her. But this isn’t a story only about her gaining acceptance or overcoming her challenges. Rather, it’s a tale packed full of exciti

What Matica had dreamed of ever since she first befriended the condors, actually unfolds. That changes her life so completely that she can now see a positive side to her handicap. The Indians then fully accept the new Matica into their community.


Peru/South America

Based on a True Story


Plot - Premise

,Overcoming disability ,Internal Journey/Rebirth

Plot - Other Elements

Meaningful Message,,Coming of Age

Mature Audience Themes

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Main Character Details

Name: Matica

Age: 10

Gender: Female

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Confident, Faithful, Funny, Gracious, Heroic, Strong Moral Code, Selfless, Adventurous, Beautiful, Charming, Desperate, Flexible, Leader,Adventurous,Desperate,Engaging,Faithful,Flexible,Insecure,Funny,Selfless

Additional Character Details

Name: Matica's brother and parents

Age: 4

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Aspiring, Adventurous, Confident, Funny, Selfless,Adventurous,Complex,Confident,Flexible,Educated,Visionary,Funny,Skillful

Additional Character Details

Name: Parents Mira and Crayn

Age: In their 30

Gender: Male

Role: mentor

Key Traits: Adventurous,Flexible,Gracious,Heroic,Educated,Honorable,Leader

Additional Character Details

Name: The Indians of the village

Age: All ages

Gender: Male

Role: emotional

Key Traits: Aspiring,Charming,Complex,Confident,Engaging,Faithful,Flexible,Gracious,Leader,Visionary,Funny,Outspoken,Selfless

Development Pitch

'With them, she found herself. With them, she can live. With them, she has a life'. 'They are a mixture of Harry Potter and Indiana Jones but with cute kids'. ‘He taught me, that life is not ending, when something different is coming your way. One has to embrace the difference and life is going on.’ "A chilling, engaging, touching story, inspirational and uplifting. Exciting adventures never stops with Matica and Talon. Her disability is her greatest strength." "A page-turner, heart-stopper, truth, all wrapped up in the Talon books. My the wings of Talon fly you far and wide." "Matica never thought she would experience anything like this in her life, flying through the clouds of the back of Talon."

About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 13-17,18-34,35-54,55+

Target Gender: Universal

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Publisher: Aurora House, Australia

Year Published: 2009

Hard Copy Available



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