Posts Tagged "Penguin Young Readers Group"

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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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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If I Were a Kangaroo: A Sleepy STEM Story Hour Kit

Posted by on May 12, 2017 in * Grades 00-02, * Grades 03-06, KidLit Tool: Event Kit, KidLit Tool: Play Groups, KidLit Tool: Story Hour Kit, Theme: Nature & Environment, Theme: Science & STEM, Zee Lastest and Greatest | 0 comments

  IF I WERE A KANGAROO : Sleepy STEM Story Hour Kit Best Users: Librarians, Booksellers, Educators, Early Childhood Educators, Play Groups Best Audience: Children Grades 00-03 ABOUT THE GUIDE The rhymes in If I Were a Kangaroo by Mylisa Larsen and illustrated by Anna Raff (Penguin) celebrate the sleeping behavior of nine animals.  While the text can be read to the very youngest, the animal behaviors are well-researched and the back matter expands on the fascinating sleepy habits of mothers and young. The kit offers opportunities to introduce STEM to babies and toddlers and to school-age...

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Charmed Children of Rookskill Castle: Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Jul 13, 2016 in * Grades 03-06, * Grades 06-09, * Grades 10-12, Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 10 comments

Charmed Children of Rookskill Castle NOVEL GIVEAWAY 15 random entrants received this acclaimed (4 stars!) spine-chilling novel. Our thanks to Penguin Young Readers Group and Janet Fox!   ABOUT THE BOOK The Charmed Children of Rookskill Castle By Janet Fox Published by Penguin Young Readers Group Hardcover ISBN-13: 9780451476333 Paperback ISBN-13: 9780147517135 (03/17) Lexile: 740L Age Range: 10 – 14 Years “Keep calm and carry on.”  That’s what Katherine Bateson’s father told her, and that’s what she’s trying to do:  when her father goes off to the war, when her mother sends Kat...

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Keepers of the Labyrinth: Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Dec 8, 2015 in * Grades 06-09, * Grades 10-12, Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 0 comments

YOUNG ADULT NOVEL GIVEAWAY For Educators & Librarians Serving Kids in Grades 06-12 (Sorry-Closed!) Courage is tested, myths come to life, and long-held secrets are revealed.  It is no myth.  Curious City DPW did indeed give away 24 individual copies of the riveting young adult novel Keepers of the Labyrinth by author and teen librarian Erin E. Moulton (Penguin Young Readers Group). “Secret societies, Greek mythology, and a group of strong female characters are all wrapped up in a mystery which will hit the mark with readers who have finished Rick Riordan’s “Percy Jackson” series.”...

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