Giveaway: Blood Moon (Lucy Cuthew) ~ (US/Canada Only)

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Blood Moon (US/Can Only)

by: Lucy Cuthew

Release Date: September 1st, 2020

Publisher: Walker Books US

 

 

 

About the Book

After school one day, Frankie, a lover of physics and astronomy, has her first sexual experience with quiet and gorgeous Benjamin—and gets her period. It’s only blood, they agree. But soon a gruesome meme goes viral, turning an intimate, affectionate afternoon into something sordid, mortifying, and damaging. In the time it takes to swipe a screen, Frankie’s universe implodes. Who can she trust? Not Harriet, her suddenly cruel best friend, and certainly not Benjamin, the only one who knows about the incident. As the online shaming takes on a horrifying life of its own, Frankie begins to wonder: is her real life over?

Author Lucy Cuthew vividly portrays what it is to be a teen today with this fearless and ultimately uplifting novel in verse. Brimming with emotion, the story captures the intensity of friendships, first love, and female desire, while unflinchingly exploring the culture of online and menstrual shaming. Sure to be a conversation starter, Blood Moon is the unforgettable portrait of one girl’s fight to reclaim her reputation and to stand up against a culture that says periods are dirty.

 

 

 

About the Author

Lucy Cuthew has published more than thirty children’s books, including picture books, educational titles, and nonfiction, and she regularly speaks on the subject of children’s books for the BBC. She was a children’s editor for more than ten years and recently graduated with a master’s in writing for young people from Bath Spa University. Lucy Cuthew lives in Cardiff, Wales, with her husband and young twins.

 

Learn More:

Website | Twitter  | Goodreads

 

 

 

Giveaway Details

Ten (10) winners will each receive 1 mass market copy of the book ~ (US/Can Only)

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Tina Blacksmith on Friday, 31 July 2020 21:36

Beautiful cover!

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Beautiful cover!
Morgan on Monday, 10 August 2020 10:41

This cover is so interesting.

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This cover is so interesting.
John Clark on Wednesday, 12 August 2020 15:31

Another book on my TBR list.

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Another book on my TBR list.
Danielle Hammelef on Monday, 17 August 2020 14:37

The cover is okay. I enjoy novels in verse, so this is high on my TBR.

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The cover is okay. I enjoy novels in verse, so this is high on my TBR.
Penny Olson on Monday, 24 August 2020 21:39

The cover is striking. The story sounds like it addresses some big issues.

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The cover is striking. The story sounds like it addresses some big issues.

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