Giveaway: Educators

The Youngest Marcher: Share & Win Illustration Art

Posted by on Mar 13, 2017 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians, Giveaway: Readers, Zee Lastest and Greatest | 0 comments

  Audrey Faye Hendricks was just 9-years-old in 1963 when Martin Luther King asked the people of Birmingham to “fill the jails.”  Audrey was “the youngest marcher” in the Children’s March, joining 3,000 other children in prison. Illustrator Vanessa Brantley Newton and Curious City are celebrating Audrey during Women’s History Month by giving away 10 signed prints from the acclaimed picture book The Youngest Marcher by Cynthia Levinson (Atheneum Books for Young Readers).   WIN ONE OF VANESSA’S PRINTS! How to Enter?   1. Share the book...

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Skating with the Statue of Liberty: Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Feb 24, 2017 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 4 comments

  24 Educators, Librarians, & Book Club Organizers, WON THIS IMMIGRATION NOVEL Thank You Random House!   ABOUT THE BOOK Skating with the Statue of Liberty By Susan Lynn Meyer Published by Random House Children’s Books ISBN-13: 9780385741552 Lexile: 710L Age LeveL: 8 – 12 Years In this gripping and poignant companion to Sydney Taylor Honor Award winner Black Radishes, Gustave faces racism and anti-Semitism in New York City during World War II, but ultimately finds friendship and hope. After escaping the Germans in Nazi-occupied France, Gustave and his family have...

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Deadly Wish: Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Feb 15, 2017 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 4 comments

DEADLY FLOWERS Ninja Novel Giveaway (Closed) We are gave away 24 individual copies to Librarians, Book Club and Community Organizers, Educators, and Booksellers Serving Grades 5-10.  Thank you to Boyds Mill Press! Every winner also received a box of Pocky! Deadly Flowers: A Ninja’s Tale By Sarah L. Thomson Published by Boyds Mill Press Hardcover ISBN-13: 9781629792149 Lexile: 750L Age Range: 10 – 14 Years Kata, a ninja, embarks on her first solo mission, for which she must enter a warlord’s castle and make sure that a certain sleeping occupant never awakens. But then Kata...

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The Youngest Marcher: Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Feb 6, 2017 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 2 comments

African American History Month Picture Book Giveaway We gave away 24 individual copies of The Youngest Marcher to Educators, Librarians, and Community Organizers Serving Grades K-4. Thank you to Atheneum Books for Young Readers! THE BOOK The Youngest Marcher: The Story of Audrey Faye Hendricks, a Young Civil Rights Activist By Cynthia Levinson Illustrated by Vanessa Brantley Newton Published by Atheneum Books for Young Readers Meet the youngest known child to be arrested for a civil rights protest in Birmingham, Alabama, 1963, in this moving picture book that proves you’re never too little...

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Lion, Lion: Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Jan 12, 2017 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 4 comments

LION, LION Picture Book Giveaway Winners We are gave away 24 copies thanks to Blazer + Bray!   ABOUT THE BOOK Lion, Lion By Miriam Busch Illustrated by Larry Day Published by HarperCollins Publishers ISBN-13: 9780062271044 Age Range: 4 – 8 Years For fans of Ezra Jack Keats, this perfect read-aloud is a timeless story featuring plenty of animals! A little boy is looking for Lion. Lion is looking for lunch. And so our story begins. But look closely…In this tale, nothing is quite as it seems! Children will delight in this classic picture book with a mischievous twist.  ...

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The Infamous Ratsos: Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Dec 29, 2016 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians, Giveaway: Readers | 7 comments

THE INFAMOUS RATSOS Chapter Book Giveaway For Educators, Librarians & Literacy Organizations Serving Grades 01-04   We gave away 24 copies thanks to Candlewick Press!   WATCH THE RATSOS “TALK TOUGH” WITH MICHIGAN BIKERS     ABOUT THE BOOK The Infamous Ratsos By Kara LaReau Illustrated by Matt Myers Published by Candlewick Press Age Range: 5 – 8 Years Louie and Ralphie Ratso are no softies! Readers are sure to chuckle as the determined Ratso brothers’ plans to act tough go hilariously awry. Louie and Ralphie Ratso’s dad, Big Lou, always says that...

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