Media Appearances, Interviews & Reviews

June 20, 2018

The Russian edition of Air Born, released earlier in 2018 by Arkadia, is currently averaging ratings more than 9 stars out of 10 on Russian book selling websites!

Click the screenshot below to see the listing for yourself!

 Screenshot taken 21 June 2018.

May 18, 2018

On 16 & 17 May, Jessica featured during the Auckland Writers Festival Schools programme. Presenting on stage at the Aotea Centre in central Auckland, Jessica took the audience on her journey from her first rejection letter, aged 12, to the latest news regarding the rel...

April 18, 2018

Thank you to Magpies Magazine for reviewing Air Born!

"The premise is enticing, the writing solid, the characters engaging, the plot moves swiftly, there is plenty of action as well as necessary introspection. The original novels gained a wide online following and these...

January 11, 2018

"Adrenalin-fueled and engaging, this is an action-adventure that should appeal to fans of the CHERUBS series, and James Patterson’s Maximum Ride. Flying is no easy feat, and Pawley has put a lot of thought into the biology of her icarian race. Whilst the story is fast-...

November 30, 2017

“I totally connected with the pre-flight suspense, and heart-stopping opening sequences of Air Born. ...

The story flows well with appropriate pace, and includes: entertaining banter, teenage angst, and crushes. ...

If you’ve ever wished you could fly, then I...

November 24, 2017

An in-depth interview with Jessica was published in the Weekend Herald on Saturday, marking her debut in national print news media. The full text is available to read online for free here.