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Book Giveaway: A FRIEND LIKE YOU by Frank Murphy

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Frank Murphy has written a new picture book, A FRIEND LIKE YOU illustrated by Kayla Harren and published by Sleeping Bear Press  It is available in bookstores nowSBP has agreed to share a copy with one lucky winner living in the United States.

All you have to do to get in the running is leave a comment. Reblog, tweet, or talk about it on Facebook with a link and you will get additional chances to win. Just let me know other things you do to share the good news, so I can put the right amount of tickets in my basket for you.

Sharing on Facebook, Twitter or reblogging really helps spread the word for a new book. So, thanks for helping Frank and Kayla.

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Book Giveaway: HOW TO RETURN A MONSTER by Charlotte Offsay

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Charlotte Offsay has written a new picture book, HOW TO RETURN A MONSTER illustrated by Rea Zhai and published by Beaming Books. It is hitting bookstores on September 7th. Charlotte has agreed to share a copy with one lucky winner living in the United States..

All you have to do to get in the running is leave a comment. Reblog, tweet, or talk about it on Facebook with a link and you will get additional chances to win. Just let me know other things you do to share the good news, so I can put the right amount of tickets in my basket for you.

Sharing on Facebook, Twitter or reblogging really helps spread the word for a new book, so thank you for helping Charlotte and Rea.

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BOOK GIVEAWAY: ISABEL AND HER COLORES GO TO SCHOOL by Alexandra Alessandri

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Alexandra Alessandri has written a new picture book, ISABEL AND HER COLORES GO TO SCHOOL illustrated by Courtney Dawson and published by Sleeping Bear Press. It is available in bookstores now. SBP has agreed to share a copy with one lucky winner living in the United States..

All you have to do to get in the running is leave a comment. Reblog, tweet, or talk about it on Facebook with a link and you will get additional chances to win. Just let me know other things you do to share the good news, so I can put the right amount of tickets in my basket for you.

Sharing on Facebook, Twitter or reblogging really helps spread the word for a new book. So, thanks for helping Alexandra and Courtney.

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August 9 – Celebrating National Book Lovers Day with Carole Gerber

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Poet and author Carole Gerber has written nearly two dozen picture books, early readers, and chapter books as well as more than one hundred elementary science and reading texts for major publishers. She has also worked as a high school and middle school English teacher, an adjunct professor of journalism at Ohio State, a marketing director, editor of a company magazine, a member of creative teams at an ad agency and a hospital, a contributing editor to a computer magazine, and – finally! – as a freelance writer of elementary textbooks, magazine articles, speeches, annual reports, and patient education materials. She holds a BS in English education and an MA in journalism from Ohio State, and has taught middle school and high school English as well as college news writing and factual writing at OSU. Some of her picture books include When You’re Scary and You Know It, The Gifts…

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Book Giveaway: Mimic Makers: Biomimicry Inventors Inspired by Nature by Kristen Nordstrom

I’m thrilled for my former UCLA student, Kristen Nordstrom, whose first picture book, MIMIC MMAKERS, is coming out July 13!

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Kristen Nordstrom​, M.Ed. has a new non-fiction picture book titled, Mimic Makers, illustrated by Paul Boston and published by Charlesbridge Children’s Books. It is coming out on July 13th, but is available for pre-order, now. They have agreed to send a book with one lucky winner living in the US. All you have to do to get in the running is to leave a comment. Reblog, tweet, or talk about it on Facebook with a link and you will get additional chances to win. Just let me know the other things you do to share the good news, so I can put in the right amount of tickets in my basket for you.

Sharing on Facebook, Twitter, reblogging really helps spread the word for a new book. Thanks for helping Kristen, and Paul!

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MIMIC MAKERS profiles ten inventors from around the world whose investigations about nature lead…

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BOOK GIVEAWAY: OLD PEARL by Wendy Wahman

Another book giveaway on Writing & Illustrating! Old Pearl is a poignant picture book about loss.

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Wendy Wahman has written and illustrated a new picture book, OLD PEARL  and published by Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books. It is available in bookstores on ajune 1st. Wendy has agreed to share a copy with one lucky winner living in the United States.

All you have to do to get in the running is leave a comment. Reblog, tweet, or talk about it on Facebook with a link and you will get additional chances to win. Just let me know other things you do to share the good news, so I can put the right amount of tickets in my basket for you.

Sharing on Facebook, Twitter or reblogging really helps spread the word for a new book. So, thanks for helping Wendy.

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Simply 7 with Terry Pierce & Nadja Sarell–“Eat Up, Bear!”

A special thanks to Jena Benton for her interview with EAT UP, BEAR! illustrator Nadja Sarell and myself on her Simply 7 blog. It was so fun talking about the book, sharing some of my bear encounters, and reading about Nadja’s creative process. Enjoy!

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Today’s Simply 7 is with both the author AND the illustrator about a board book that feels perfect for Alaskan babies.  It’s all about bear safety!

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Book Giveaway: BECAUSE I’M NEW by Brad Sneed

Another sweet new baby board book! Check it out on Writing & Illustrating…

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Brad Sneed has written and illustrated a new picture book, BECAUSE I’M NEW  and published by Sleeping Bear Press. It is available in bookstores now. SBP has agreed to share a copy with one lucky winner living in the United States.

All you have to do to get in the running is leave a comment. Reblog, tweet, or talk about it on Facebook with a link and you will get additional chances to win. Just let me know other things you do to share the good news, so I can put the right amount of tickets in my basket for you.

Sharing on Facebook, Twitter or reblogging really helps spread the word for a new book. So, thanks for helping Brad.

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Book Giveaway: JUNE ALMEIDA, VIRUS DETECTIVE! by Suzanne Slade

Terrific STEM book giveaway over on Writing & Illustrating!

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Suzanne Slade has written a new picture book, JUNE ALMEIDA, VIRUS DETECTIVE! illustrated by Elisa Paganelli and published by Sleeping Bear Press. It is available in bookstores now. SBP has agreed to share a copy with one lucky winner living in the United States.

All you have to do to get in the running is leave a comment. Reblog, tweet, or talk about it on Facebook with a link and you will get additional chances to win. Just let me know other things you do to share the good news, so I can put the right amount of tickets in my basket for you.

Sharing on Facebook, Twitter or reblogging really helps spread the word for a new book. So, thanks for helping Suzanne and Elisa.

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