Books by Lauren St John

KAT WOLFE INVESTIGATES by Lauren St John
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 9, 2018

"Enough unresolved questions remain for a sequel to this fun, silly spy adventure. (Thriller. 9-12)"
An animal lover discovers threats, disappearances, and international espionage after moving from London to the Dorset coast. Read full book review >
ANIMALS
Released: June 1, 2010

"The author's note makes a plea for elephant preservation and authenticates her research. (Adventure. 10-14)"
The fourth and final book of the Legend of the Animal Healer series (begun in The White Giraffe, 2007) opens with an explosion of tension. Read full book review >
THE LAST LEOPARD by Lauren St John
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 2009

"An author's note provides the background plus a conservation plea. (Fiction. 10-14)"
Jambo! to the third of Martine's magical-realism-laced South African adventures. Read full book review >
DOLPHIN SONG by Lauren St John
ANIMALS
Released: May 1, 2008

"Animal-loving readers will enjoy this mild middle-grade thriller. (Fiction. 8-12)"
Six months after the action of last year's The White Giraffe, Martine has pretty much settled in with her grandmother at her South Africa game reserve. Read full book review >
THE WHITE GIRAFFE by Lauren St John
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2007

"Despite the plot contrivances, the wild-animal appeal and the excitement of the chase plus Martine's gift of healing power over animals, make a lively action story ripe for the big screen. (Fiction. 9-13)"
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 24, 2007

"Articulates a dream and a love of Africa that makes Zimbabwe's fate under Robert Mugabe seem all the more crueler."
Journalist St. John (Hardcore Troubadour, 2003, etc.) remembers growing up on a Rhodesian farm in the twilight of colonial Africa. Read full book review >