Welcome to Week #5 of the Summer Reading Weekly Book Giveaways. Last week, we were sponsored by Little Five Star Publishers. – big thank you to our sponsor!! We had TWO winners: Natasha D. (Entry #86) won a copy of A Squirrel’s Story: A True Tale by Jana Bommersbach and Tiffany S. (Entry #67) who won a copy of GQ GQ. Where are you? Adventures of a Gambel’s Quail by Sharon I. Ritt. Congratulations to our winners and good luck to everyone in Week #5!
For those of you just joining us for the first time, every week through July and August, 2013 we will be giving away children’s books, gift cards, credit at the Book Depository, or maybe even some adult titles for us hard-working grown-ups! This is one way we are saying a big “THANK YOU” to our loyal followers. Last year, these were open only to our email subscribers, but this year, we are opening it up to all of you following us through either Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Pinterest, and/or Goodreads. However, email subscribers will get extra entries in each draw.
SUMMER READING WEEKLY BOOK GIVEAWAY: WEEK #5
We are so pleased to be sponsored by KiteReaders (Children’s eBooks and apps) in the 5th week of our Summer Reading Weekly Book Giveaways.
“At KiteReaders, we strive to promote literacy around the world and make reading an activity that children will love through our beautiful eBooks. Our 100+ titles written by award winning authors and illustrators display engaging stories, vivid pictures, and interactive activities and questions that encourage children to delve deeper into the stories they are reading. Simply go to Amazon, iTunes, Barnes & Noble, Kobo, or Sony to download our books!”
For this week’s giveaway, we are featuring three books published by KiteReaders. Big, big thank you to KiteReaders!!
Hugo’s Cat Circus by Julia Dweck
Author: Julia Dweck
Illustrator: Maggie Swanson
Publication Date: September 18, 2012
Ages: 3 to 7
Summary: Ladies and gentlemen, step right up and take a seat in the stands for Hugo’s Cat Circus! Once a year, the cats of Marseille, France, creep into the night to make their way to the most spectacular show of the year, Hugo’s Cat Circus. The cats are treated to feline performers of every shape and breed, performing daring deeds to excite, amuse and amaze. Don’t miss the Tabby clowns, the Siamese knife-throwing act, or the Abyssinian cats on the flying trapeze. This is one show that will keep readers on the edge of their seats. This fast paced rhyming adventure will engage readers, along with colorful illustrations that will appeal to cat lovers and animal lovers, alike. Hugo’s Cat Circus is the greatest show on earth.
What Does it Mean to Be Global? by Rana DiOrio
Author: Rana DiOrio
Illustrator: Chris Hill
Publisher: Little Pickle Press
Publication Date: February 9, 2012
Ages: 3 to 8
Summary: A winner of six industry awards, the multi-media book is a conversation starter for parents and educators to teach children about the goodness in exploring, appreciating, and respecting other children’s traditions, religions, and values the world over. Have you ever visited the pyramids? Do you like sushi? Can you say hello in Swahili? Discover what it means to be global in this whimsically-drawn and thoughtfully-told story. Learn the goodness in exploring, appreciating, and respecting other children’s traditions, religions, and values the world over.
*KF8 formated title – ideal for full page illustrated book with custom fonts.
I’ll Trade My Peanut-Butter Sandwich by Chris Robertson
Author & Illustrator: Chris Robertson
Publication Date: October 7, 2012
Summary: * This picture ebook title features vivid, full-color layouts with Kindle Text Pop-Up*
When a boy trades his peanut-butter sandwich, it begins a series of increasingly absurd and outrageous trades, until he finally discovers an appreciation for the simple things in life.
* GIVEAWAY DETAILS: *
Prizes: THREE winners will receive a copy of all three books listed above (Hugo’s Cat Circus, What Does it Mean to be Global?, & I’ll Trade My Peanut-Butter Sandwich).
Contest runs: July 29 to August 4, 2013, 11:59 pm
Open to: United States and Canada
How to enter: Enter using the Rafflecopter widget below.
Terms and Conditions: Winners will be randomly drawn through the Rafflecopter widget and will be contacted by email within 48 hours after the giveaway ends. The winners will then have 72 hours to respond. If a winner does not respond within 72 hours, a new draw will take place for a new winner. If you have any additional questions – feel free to send us an email!