Category Archives: Giveaways

And The Winner is…

                                  The winner of my recent giveaway for SHACKLES OF THE DEEP and an ARC of CROSSING THE LINE is Rosi Hollinbeck. Congratulations. You can catch Rosi’s reviews and her own giveaways at THE WRITE STUFF. I’ll have another giveaway … Continue reading

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SHACKLES FROM THE DEEP

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Michael H. Cottman takes readers on a four-year odyssey across four continents for the purpose of discovering his ancestors and what it meant to be on a slave ship. Featured here is the Henrietta Marie. It’s … Continue reading

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Favorite Middle Grade Reading Moments 2016 & a Giveaway

The end of 2016 went by so fast I didn’t have time to post my GOLDEN CUP AWARDS. It’s not a list of favorite books, but instead recognition for my most memorable middle grade reading moments of 2016 and a … Continue reading

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FAMOUS FAILS! from NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC KIDS

Failure happens in everyone’s life–some of us more than most. FAMOUS FAILS brings some of the worst failures, massive mistakes, and fails that accidentally became successes together in this nifty new book. Here’s the official book jacket blurb: Famous Fails! … Continue reading

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THE BOOK OF HEROINES & THE BOOK OF HEROES

THE OFFICIAL WORD From National Geographic Kids: The Book of Heroines and The Book of Heroes (ages 8-12, $14.99) – All kids are heroes in waiting and these two titles are sure to inspire. In The Book of Heroines (By … Continue reading

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ULTIMATE OCEANPEDIA from National Geographic Kids

Synopsis From NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC KIDS: Ultimate Oceanpedia (ages 7-10, $24.99) – Perfect for the ocean-obsessed, this book is the most complete ocean reference ever. Ultimate Oceanpedia is overflowing with amazing facts, photos, art and diagrams that take the reader on … Continue reading

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MMGM and Blogging Anniversary Celebration Giveaway

Whoopee! It’s my third year anniversary participating in Shannon Messenger’s Marvelous Middle Grade Monday and my four year blogging anniversary. What a fun ride with more to come. I’m so grateful to the many readers who stop by on regular … Continue reading

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