This children’s book about gemstones was written for young readers ages 8-10, the young at heart and anyone who loves rocks and gemstones. Crystal’s Quest is a story about Crystal and her beagle buddy, Noodle, friendship, emotions and the amazing properties of gemstones. Each story revolve around Crystal and her beagle buddy, Noodle, and all the characters they meet.
This sweet and educational children’s book not only has fun facts about geology and gemstones, but it also covers social issues about fitting in and accepting yourself for your uniqueness. Each of the characters that Crystal and her beagle buddy Noodle meet are struggling with a life challenge. One character needs to learn about generosity, one bravely uses their voice to do what they love, another realizes that self-acceptance is OK and yet another discovers that other people sometimes get the blues.
Crystal LOVES rocks and gems. Noodle HATES peas. Crystal shares her knowledge and insights about rocks to encourage and inspire new friends like Quackers the Duck, Bandit the Goat and many more! Each character receives a rock, especially chosen by Crystal.