Bon Voyage

Monsieur Jac & Lily Travel to Europe

Children - Educational
72 Pages
Reviewed on 08/29/2016
Buy on Amazon

This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Review Exchange Program, which is open to all authors and is completely free. Simply put, you agree to provide an honest review an author's book in exchange for the author doing the same for you. What sites your reviews are posted on (Goodreads, B&N, Amazon, etc.) and whether you send digital (eBook, PDF, Word, etc.) or hard copies of your books to each other for review is up to you. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email, and be sure to describe your book or include a link to your Readers' Favorite review page or Amazon page.

This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Donation Program, which was created to help nonprofit and charitable organizations (schools, libraries, convalescent homes, soldier donation programs, etc.) by providing them with free books and to help authors garner more exposure for their work. This author is willing to donate free copies of their book in exchange for reviews (if circumstances allow) and the knowledge that their book is being read and enjoyed. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email. Be sure to tell the author who you are, what organization you are with, how many books you need, how they will be used, and the number of reviews, if any, you would be able to provide.

Author Biography

Lily was born in Asia. She experienced war as a kid and had a difficult Life as a teenager. All her negative life experiences made her strong and today she has become a fighter when it comes to human rights and justice. Lily believes strongly that everyone deserves happiness, freedom and a life of dignity - regardless of nationality, skin-colour, age, sexual orientation and religion. She also believes in a world where love, peace, justice, tolerance and respect are available for everyone.

Lilys memoir "Destination: Freedom" the first book of a trilogy is based on her true life story. With only two suitcases and a large supply of hope mother and child escape to Europe from their war-torn homeland.

"Definition of Freedom" is the following story of "Destination: Freedom" again based on true events. This time Lily Amis deals primary with the difficulties and experiences regarding unemployment, sexual and psychological harassment at work and dealing with bullying and depression.

The Children's book «Angel of Hope & Lily - featuring Monsieur Jac Couture» is based on the memoir "Destination: Freedom". A loving story about the guardian Angel of Hope, who protects a young girl named Lily, her mum Sima and her secret buddy, a tiny and super smart snail, Monsieur Jac Couture.

"Bon Voyage - Monsieur Jac & Lily travel to Europe" the follow up story is inspired by "Definition of Freedom".

Lily is currently working on her third memoir "Definition of Love". Her first illustrated Fiction book "America's Royal Family" will be available in October 2016! More books are in progress...

    Book Review

Reviewed by Mamta Madhavan for Readers' Favorite

Bon Voyage: Monsieur Jac & Lily Travel to Europe by Lily Amis is a heartwarming and fascinating story that revolves around the travels of Monsieur Jac Couture and little Lily. Being a war refugee, Lily does not have a passport as yet and cannot leave her country. But Jac, Lily's super smart friend, the tiny snail, comes up with an excellent idea that sees Jac and Lily deciding to travel and discover the beauty of Europe, its historic cities, and sharing with readers the essence of each place they have visited in Europe. They begin their trip in Italy and take readers to Austria, Hungary, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, and France, leaving them yearning to travel to Europe and also developing an interest in discovering new places.

The book is interesting and exciting and makes readers want to explore new places. The illustrations are cute and give an idea of what to see in these historical cities. It's a good bedtime storybook for parents and grandparents to read out to their kids and grandkids. The book can also be kept in school libraries as it makes good reference material and will instill a love for traveling among children. Readers also get to learn about the places of interest, the food, and the important landmarks in all the place they visit. The author also reiterates the presence of angels in her life and their protection, love, and care. The book is vibrant, charming, and filled with fun and excitement.