The Noble Adventures of Beryl and Carol opens in the midst of a crisis when Beryl and Carol find themselves at a dead end on their escape from bullies who can be there any moment too soon. The twelve-year-old girls are best friends who live in a small beautiful town in England. While they love their city and its natural environment, they are always at the mercy of bullies. When cornered by the bullies and reaching a dead end on their escape, the two girls find themselves in the Forbidden Forest and thus begin an adventure that is as rollicking and terrifying as it is enjoyable and noble.
Jeremy Sherr has written a compelling story for young readers and adults alike, a story that examines the relationship between two teenage girls and their courage in embracing a journey that changes their lives in many ways. A lot is woven into this tale that will appeal to fans of middle-grade literature and readers of all ages — adventure, friendship, perseverance, and a touch of the magical. The setting is stunningly imagined and skillfully executed, giving readers a wonderful sense of time and place as they follow the characters through their trials. The action opens the narrative and grows in intensity as the story moves from one engaging to the next exciting page. Jeremy Sherr's characters are memorable, kids who must deal with what every child experiences at some point as they journey through life. The gorgeous writing melds with exciting dialogues and short chapters to create an unforgettable reading experience. The Noble Adventures of Beryl and Carol is a fast-paced Children's book that is pulsating with action and that features lovable characters. It is pure excitement following these characters.