By: Patrice Fentiman
Illustrated by: Jade Anelisse
About the Book
Jamie's Secret is a story about a nine-year-old who loves soccer, playing with her best friend Sadie, and collecting crystals. She loves hugging and climbing trees, watching butterflies, and soaring on her swing. Jamie loves life and everything that points to it. Her energy is so vibrant that her mom and dad can't contain it. But Jamie has a secret.
About the Author
Patrice Fentiman is an African-American/British writer who works as a case manager of individuals living with addiction and is a college instructor of public speaking. She began writing to address the myriad of youth born with special gifts including clairvoyance, clairsentience and clairaudience. Patrice is the mother of two gifted daughters and makes her home in South Carolina.
About the Illustrator
Jade Anelisse is a multiracial social worker and freelance fine artist and illustrator, inspired by social justice, everyday magic, and celebrating the roots we come from. She currently lives and works in Portland, Maine.
(2021, paperback, 36 pages)
Jamie’s Secret by Patrice Fentiman is a sweet story about the feeling of magic and acceptance.She knew she was special because of
the precious feeling she had when she visited the spirits in the woods. Her awareness was open and unafraid of the mysterious and abundant
energy existing beyond ordinary life.
This story opens doors.
5 stars for content and illustrations.