Giveaway: Librarians

Rodzilla: Picture Book Giveaway

Posted by on Jun 19, 2017 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 0 comments

  Illustration © Dan Santat Educators, Librarians & Literacy Organizations, ENTER TO WIN THIS PICTURE BOOK! 22 individual copies will be given away thanks to Simon & Schuster!   ABOUT THE BOOK Rodzilla By Rob Sanders Illustrated by Dan Santat Published by Margaret K. McElderry Books/Simon & Schuster ISBN-13: 9781481457798 Age Range: 4 – 8 Years This just in! There’s a Rodzilla on the loose! Is he a monster…or just your typical toddler? Tune in for the full report in this riotous picture book from Rob Sanders and Caldecott Medalist Dan Santat. Rodzilla is the...

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If I Were a Kangaroo: Giveaway Winners

Posted by on May 12, 2017 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 0 comments

Illustration © Anna Raff Educators, Librarians & Literacy Organizations, WON THIS PICTURE BOOK! 22 individual copies were given away thanks to Penguin!   ABOUT THE BOOK If I Were a Kangaroo: A Bedtime Tale By Mylisa Larsen Illustrated by Anna Raff Published by Penguin Young Readers Group ISBN-13: 9780451469588 Age Range: 3 Months to 3 Years It’s time for sleep, and this fun-to-read rhyming tale envisions the bedtime rituals of animals from whales to otters, squirrels to gorillas. So curl up, imagine your favorite animal, and…zzzzzzzzzzz. “A sweet bedtime tale about...

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Tugboat Bill and the River Rescue: Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Apr 20, 2017 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 0 comments

22 Educators, Librarians & Literacy Organizations WON THIS PICTURE BOOK Thank you HarperCollins!   ABOUT THE BOOK Tugboat Bill and the River Rescue By Calista Brill Illustrated by Tad Carpenter Published by HarperCollins Publishers ISBN-13: 9780062366184 Age Range: 4 – 8 Years Bill is a tugboat. Mabel is a barge. Together they go up and down the choppy river. The other ships are big and vain. They tease Bill and Mabel. But when a kitten falls in the water, it’s up to Bill and Mabel to save the day! A bright, adjective-laden work that will appeal to toddlers and...

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A Crack in the Sea: Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Apr 18, 2017 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 1 comment

22 Educators, Librarians & Book Club Organizers, WON THIS NOVEL Our thanks to G.P. Putnam’s Sons!   ABOUT THE BOOK A Crack in the Sea By H. M. Bouwman With illustrations by Yuko Shimizu Published by G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers Ages 10+ No one comes to the Second World on purpose. The doorway between worlds opens only when least expected. The Raft King is desperate to change that by finding the doorway that will finally take him and the people of Raftworld back home. To do it, he needs Pip, a young boy with an incredible gift–he can speak to fish; and the...

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The Youngest Marcher: Share & Win Illustration Art

Posted by on Mar 13, 2017 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians, Giveaway: Readers | 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 | 8 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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