Do you love excitement, humour and thrilling adventure? Then follow Star and Jasper through 'The Raging Torrent', the second exciting volume in Anthony Pardoe's new action-packed adventure trilogy 'Star Sapphire and the Land of Gems'. Adventure-loving children and adults everywhere – begin your fantasy now and be instantly transported into an amazing land of crystals and gemstones! With excitement, humour, friendship, action and adventure, this book has it all! 'Fantastic – I couldn't stop reading …. the characterisations are brilliant and the adventures heart-stopping …. I loved the relationship between Star and Jasper …. if this isn't a best seller, I'll eat the manuscript!' Lynn Russell - Proof Reader 'How very charming! …. the cadence and word banter between the characters is spot-on … it would delight a child …. and keep any adult reading long after the child had drifted off …. what better compliment?' Dr. S. B. Mason – Author and Psychologist The 'Raging Torrent' starts off with a bang as Star and Jasper face danger at the hands of the evil pitchblendes! They must use all their resources to escape. Will they outwit them and find their way to the Great Crystal Cavern? Will Star have the courage to face her worst fears and rescue Jasper? Will their shining example of friendship, bravery and loyalty carry them through? Will they EVER get home? This uplifting adventure trilogy, full of heart-warming characters and humour, is sure to become a classic and definitely not to be missed!