Posts by Kirsten Cappy, Curious City

Raisin, the Littlest Cow: Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Jul 28, 2017 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 3 comments

ENTER TO WIN RAISIN, THE LITTLEST COW   20 individual signed copies were given away to educators, librarians, and literacy organizations!       ABOUT THE BOOK RAISIN, the Littlest Cow By Miriam Busch & Larry Day ISBN-13: 9780062427632 Published by Balzer + Bray / HarperCollins Age Range: 4 – 8 Years Raisin loves being the littlest cow in the herd. All the other cows dote on her, and life is grand. But one day, Raisin’s mother has a new little cow . . . one who is even smaller than Raisin. And suddenly everything changes. Raisin has never liked change, and this...

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Raisin, the Littlest Cow: Story Hour Kit

Posted by on Jul 27, 2017 in * Grades 00-02, * Grades 03-06, KidLit Tool: Play Groups, KidLit Tool: Story Hour Kit, Theme: Emotions, Theme: Family, Zee Lastest and Greatest | 2 comments

    RAISIN, THE LITTLEST COW: Story Hour Kit Best Users: Librarians, Booksellers, Educators, Early Childhood Educators, Play Groups Best Audience: Children Grades 00-03   ABOUT THE GUIDE While not all of your readers know what it is like to suddenly become an older sibling, they all know the frustration of wanting something from a distracted adult or what it’s like to feel left out. Raisin, the littlest cow, is experiencing these familiar frustrations.  However, she does not despair; she comes up with her own solution. With this kit, your readers can recreate Raisin’s...

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Whobert Whover, Owl Detective: Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Jul 18, 2017 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 0 comments

Educators, Librarians & Literacy Organizations, WON THIS BOOK! 22 individual copies were given away thanks to Simon & Schuster!   ABOUT THE BOOK Whobert Whover, Owl Detective By Jason Gallaher Illustrated by Jess Pauwels Published by Margaret K. McElderry Books ISBN-13: 9781481462716 Age Range: 4 – 6 Years Help Whobert Whover, Owl Detective, keep his woods safe in this hilarious who-who-dun-it. What happened to Perry the Possum? Whobert Whover, Owl Detective, is on the case! Did Debbie the Duck whack Perry with her wicked wings? Or did Freddie the Frog soak Perry in his...

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Whobert Whover, Owl Detective: Story Hour Kit

Posted by on Jul 18, 2017 in * Grades 00-02, * Grades 03-06, KidLit Tool: Play Groups, KidLit Tool: Story Hour Kit, Theme: Mystery, Zee Lastest and Greatest | 0 comments

WHOBERT WHOVER, Owl Detective: Story Hour Kit   Best Users: Librarians, Booksellers, Educators, Educators, Play Groups Best Audience: Children Grades 00-03   ABOUT THE GUIDE In this “who, who done it” picture book, Whobert Whover, owl detective, comes upon Perry the Possum, “lying awfully still.”  Whobert has his next case!  Following a woodland getaway trail, Whobert searches for clues, talks to eyewitnesses, and points to many suspects.  Readers come to suspect something of their own.  Perry might be “playing possum,” and the culprit causing Perry’s distress might be closer than...

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Princess Juniper of Torr: Middle Grade Winners

Posted by on Jul 13, 2017 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 1 comment

In honor of the “Build a Better World” CSLP Summer Reading Theme…   THE FINAL BOOK IN THIS GIRL EMPOWERMENT, WORLD-BUILDING SERIES WAS CELEBRATED 12 individual copies were given away to educators, librarians, and literacy organizations thanks to Penguin!   ABOUT THE BOOK Princess Juniper of Torr Series: Princess Juniper Series By Ammi-Joan Paquette Published by Penguin Young Readers Group ISBN-13: 9780399171536 Lexile: 830L Age Range: 8 – 12 Years Adventure abounds in this finale featuring Princess Juniper, who—with the help of friends, secret spy cats, and...

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