Starr (with 2 r’s because she’s special!) Fox is eleven years old, and along with her headstrong ‘backstage’ mum, she has just entered the fascinating movie world. But there’s just one problem – Starr can’t seem to keep out of trouble! She accidentally overhears a conversation one day that wasn’t meant for her ears and before she knows it, she is swept along on a mysterious journey full of intrigue and suspense. From auditions to the red carpet, this is set to be the most exciting adventure of her life. Join her as she becomes our very own Secret Super Sleuth!
About the Author
Jacky Rom grew up in Romford, Essex, where she trained as a Hairdresser and Makeup Artiste and tried to fulfill one of her very first dreams of becoming a Director.
When she was sixteen, she was told by her Careers Advisor at school that she would never get into the London College of Fashion, let alone realise any of her ambitions. That was all the incentive she needed: now she had to prove them wrong.
Jacky did get into the London College of Fashion, and she to became a Drama teacher. She wrote her first play when she was only 17 and has gone on to write and direct many plays over the years. She spent many years in TV and film studios with her own up and coming actors and it was in this environment that she came up with ‘Starr’ and started to write the eleven year old sleuth’s thrilling adventures!
Jacky now travels around the world, teaching creative writing and giving talks to all ages about the world of Entertainment and Writing.