Giveaway: A Corner of White by Jaclyn Moriarty (US Only)

Giveaway: A Corner of White by Jaclyn Moriarty (US Only)

 

 

By Jaclyn Moriarty

In stores April 1, 2013

 

 

About A Corner of White

A tale of two worlds, told in brilliant color.

Readers have loved bestselling author Jaclyn Moriarty since The Year of Secret Assignments. Now she gives them A Corner of White, the first in a suspenseful, funny, genre-busting trilogy that brings her fantastic characters, laugh-out-loud descriptions, and brilliant plotting to a fantasy setting.

This is a tale of missing persons. Madeleine and her mother have run away from their former life, under mysterious circumstances, and settled in a rainy corner of Cambridge (in our world).

Elliot, on the other hand, is in search of his father, who disappeared on the night his uncle was found dead. The talk in the town of Bonfire (in the Kingdom of Cello) is that Elliot's dad may have killed his brother and run away with the Physics teacher. But Elliot refuses to believe it. And he is determined to find both his dad and the truth.

As Madeleine and Elliot move closer to unraveling their mysteries, they begin to exchange messages across worlds -- through an accidental gap that hasn't appeared in centuries. But even greater mysteries are unfolding on both sides of the gap: dangerous weather phenomena called "color storms;" a strange fascination with Isaac Newton; the myth of the "Butterfly Child," whose appearance could end the droughts of Cello; and some unexpected kisses...

 

About the Author

Jaclyn Moriarty is the prize-winning, best-selling author of novels for young adults and adults including Feeling Sorry for Celia and The Year of Secret Assignments. Jaclyn grew up in Sydney, lived in England, the US, and Canada, and now lives in Sydney again. She is very fond of chocolate, blueberries, and sleep.

 

Link to the official sites

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Visit Jaclyn Moriarty’s Official Site

 

  

Giveaway Details

Fill your world with color: 
Three (3) US winners receive a latte mug and a copy of A Corner of White!

 

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Comments 47

YABC on Monday, 01 April 2013 14:30

Cambridge, I think. But there is something awesome about the name Kingdom of Cello.

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Cambridge, I think. But there is something awesome about the name Kingdom of Cello.
YABC on Monday, 01 April 2013 15:03

Hmm. I'm all for fictional towns, so I'm going with Kingdom of Cello.

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Hmm. I'm all for fictional towns, so I'm going with Kingdom of Cello.
Vivien on Monday, 01 April 2013 15:31

Cambridge

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Cambridge
Bella Cote on Monday, 01 April 2013 15:41

I would live in Cambridge for 6 months and then in the Kingdom of Cello for 6 months

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I would live in Cambridge for 6 months and then in the Kingdom of Cello for 6 months:)
Susan Light on Monday, 01 April 2013 16:14

Cambridhe

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Cambridhe
Breana M. on Monday, 01 April 2013 19:03

Cambridge

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Cambridge :D
Emily Savant, Staff Reviewer on Tuesday, 02 April 2013 11:22

The Kingdom of Cello, please!

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The Kingdom of Cello, please!
YABC on Tuesday, 02 April 2013 13:16

Cambridge

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Cambridge
YABC on Tuesday, 02 April 2013 15:08

Cambridge

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Cambridge
Kathryn Lynn Frank on Tuesday, 02 April 2013 16:53

The Kingdom of Cello!

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The Kingdom of Cello!
YABC on Tuesday, 02 April 2013 19:09

Cambridge

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Cambridge
Darith Ly on Tuesday, 02 April 2013 22:37

Cambridge!

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Cambridge!
Sasha Shamblen on Tuesday, 02 April 2013 22:54

cambridge!

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cambridge!:)
BJ Gaskill on Thursday, 04 April 2013 10:46

The Kingdom of Cello?

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The Kingdom of Cello?
YABC on Thursday, 04 April 2013 14:24

Cambridge

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Cambridge
YABC on Thursday, 04 April 2013 20:15

Cambridge

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Cambridge
Sam on Friday, 05 April 2013 14:17

The Kingdom of Cello!!!

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The Kingdom of Cello!!! :D
Lucia Brown on Saturday, 06 April 2013 08:39

I would rather live in the KIngdom of Cello because it seems like an interesting and magical place.

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I would rather live in the KIngdom of Cello because it seems like an interesting and magical place.
Leanne Goon on Saturday, 06 April 2013 19:39

Kingdom of Cello!

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Kingdom of Cello! :)
Agustina Gonzalez on Saturday, 06 April 2013 23:27

Cambridge

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Cambridge

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