The Eiffel Tower's Daughter is a story about love, compassion, family and life. A girl who has to face it all with no one to help her. She runs away from home the day after her divorced Mother unknowingly marries a spy. Swanilde has to deal with rivalry and vengeance on her way to warn her father and ask for help. Swanilde thinks she's on a quest for truth, but her family reveals all of the secrets and lies they have been hiding from her for years. As Swanilde’s world crumbles under her, she realizes how precious life is and how short it is. She tries to deal with all of the obstacles in her way to find who she really is-until disaster strikes and she’s running again.
Reading Levels: Teen & Children Ages 9-12
National Geographic Kids: "I loved this book! While I was reading it, I could not put it down! ...I was completely surprised when I found out that the author is actually ten years old! She writes amazingly well"
Whom You Know: "Bethany Huang posseses a talent for composition far beyond the limits of the average ten year-old... I would be happy to recommend this book to anyone who is looking for a vacation or summer read."
Alaine "This book was written by a 10 years old, amazing! ...This is a story that moves quickly and has lots of characters to keep it interesting. ...it's a wonderful little book.Would definitely recommend this to your junior readers 9-12 or older."
Melissa "I am really amazed that such a young writer has written this. ...I really think that for her age she's done brilliantly pulling this novel together."
Rebecca "I quite enjoyed The Eiffel Tower’s Daughter and when I had finished it I discovered that the author, Bethany Huang is only ten years old. I have to say that it is quite a well written book for a ten year old, I’m really impressed."
Ruby Skye P.I. "Spotlight: Bethany Huang - WHAT: “The Eiffel Tower’s Daughter,” a new fiction novel for ages 9 and up. WHY: She’s a published writer… and she’s only 11 years old!"
Relate Magazine: "11 year old author Bethany Huang has released her new book, “The Eiffel Tower's Daughter: The Truth Behind the Lies.” She is working on a 2nd book."
Books4Hearts: "This was a good story! Anyone over 10 or 11 could probably enjoy it. It was fast-paced, and emotional. The story was pretty vivid in my mind."
Berninginyou: " I learnt about The Eiffel Tower's Daughter from the news reported on TV. I was totally amazed at that time for a ten-years-old girl to publish a successful book. It has been my dream to publish a famous book and become an author. Bethany Huang is such a wonderful person that indirectly gives people encouragement and hope"
Reviews from Goodreads
Lacey Williams "This book is for anyone who is looking for a book that captures the beauty of a person's soul and deciphers a story that could very much be true."
Melina Reading Vacation "I enjoyed reading The Eiffel Tower's Daughter. It is a fast-paced story set in France, Greece, and Egypt. ...I liked the main character, Swanilde."
Cindy "I am very impressed by the writing of Bethany Huang. ... she certainly did a terrific job in writing her very first novel. The story was action-packed and entertaining."
Milissa "For such a young author she has done a really good job. I really enjoyed Swanilde's point of view especially."
Jisun "I LOVE THIS BOOK!!!!!!!!!!! :) ITS SOOOOOOO AWESOME!!!!!!!!!"
Xi "I enjoyed reading The Eiffel Tower's Daughter by Bethany Huang."