Lola’s not pretty. Lola’s not popular.
Lola wishes she could disappear … and then one day she does just that…
For seventeen-year-old Lola Savullo, life
is a struggle. Born to funky parents who are more in than she could ever be, Lola’s dream of becoming a writer makes
her an outsider even in her own home. Bullied and despised, Lola still has the
support of her best pal Charlie and Grandma Rose.
Not only is she freakishly tall, Lola’s a big
girl and when forced to wear a bathing suit at her summer job as a camp
counselor, Lola’s only escape from deep embarrassment seems to be to literally
vanish. Soon after, she discovers the roots of her new “ability”.
Slowly, with Charlie’s help, Lola learns to
control the new super power. The possibilities are endless. Yet power can be
Then, when tragedy strikes, Lola must
summon her inner strength, both at home and at school. She has to stand up for
herself, despite the temptations and possibilities of her newfound super power.
A coming-of-age story that will warm the
Bio and links
I’ve worked in the publishing industry for over twenty
years. I started my career as a freelance journalist, then worked as an
in-house editor for LexisNexis Canada and currently work as a freelance editor
I’ve had several short stories published and won first
place in the Writes of Caledon Short Story Contest. My novels, The Barely
Boy and Dark Angel were finalists in the 2010 and 2011 Strongest
Start Contests. One of my short stories “Thom’s Journey” is part of an
Anthology entitled A Visitor to Sandahl and is available at
Invisible, my debut novel,
is about a teenage girl who isn’t happy with herself and wishes she could
disappear. And one day she does. Invisible is available on Amazon,
Smashwords, and the Solstice Publishing website.
When not reading or writing, I enjoy being with my
daughters, Nina and Sara and my husband, David. I’m also the proud mother of
two fur babies, a sweet Miniature Schnauzer named Emily and Spencer, a rambunctious
tabby, who can be a very bad boy.
Book trailer: http://www.youtube.com/user/jbannon4398