Giveaway: FIONA THE HIPPO (US Only)

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Fiona the Hippo (US Only)

by: Richard Cowdrey

Release Date: August 7, 2018

Publisher: Zonderkidz

About the Book:

Fiona the Hippo, by New York Times bestselling artist Richard Cowdrey of Bad Dog, Marley fame, tells the story of Fiona, the adorable internet sensation from the Cincinnati Zoo who captured hearts around the world with her inspiring story and plucky personality.

Born prematurely, at only 29 pounds, Fiona was not expected to live. But her spunk and determination helped her thrive and become a happy, healthy hippopotamus. With every challenge she faced, Fiona let out a snort, wiggled her ears, and said "I've got this." And she did! In this delightful story, inspired by the real adventure of this heroic hippo, join Fiona and her lovable animal friends at the zoo as she is introduced to the world in this whimsical and inspiring tale of perseverance and friendship.

 

 

About the Author:

Richard Cowdrey's favorite things to draw and paint are the common things seen everywhere in nature. He especially enjoys capturing the expressions, eyes, and gestures of both humans and animals. Drawing and painting Fiona was challenging as the hippopotamus is a very unique yet beautiful creature! Richard's bestselling children's books include Legend of the Candy Cane, Bad Dog, Marley, and A Very Marley Christmas.

 

 

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Giveaway Details:

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Take control with fabulous Fiona! 1 winner receives:

  • a copy of Fiona the Hippo,
  • plus a $50 Visa gift card to take your family out on the town

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Alyssa Annico on Thursday, 09 August 2018 13:59

I love Fiona so the book cover and synopsis look incredible

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I love Fiona so the book cover and synopsis look incredible :D
Lisa Brown on Thursday, 09 August 2018 17:58

I think the cover is darling and the story wonderfully heart warming

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I think the cover is darling and the story wonderfully heart warming
Natalie on Friday, 10 August 2018 19:40

I love that this book focusing on perseverance. Life is difficult but it is important for kids to learn to persevere.

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I love that this book focusing on perseverance. Life is difficult but it is important for kids to learn to persevere.
Dianna G. on Saturday, 11 August 2018 09:05

Frankly, there are not enough books with hippos on the cover.
I love that Fiona's story is "real" and might inspire kids to do research on animals!

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Frankly, there are not enough books with hippos on the cover. I love that Fiona's story is "real" and might inspire kids to do research on animals!
Marisa Fort on Sunday, 12 August 2018 16:51

The cover is so cute and the synopsis sounds amazing!

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The cover is so cute and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Janell Goode on Monday, 13 August 2018 13:00

love the cover and the synopsis...love hippos

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love the cover and the synopsis...love hippos
Erika on Tuesday, 14 August 2018 15:51

I love that the cover is cute while still realistic-looking and I like that the synopsis lets you know that the story is based on the real Fiona!

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I love that the cover is cute while still realistic-looking and I like that the synopsis lets you know that the story is based on the real Fiona!
Susan Smith on Saturday, 18 August 2018 15:10

This sounds like such a cute book. I love the cover. I know my niece would love this book as she loves books with animals in them.

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This sounds like such a cute book. I love the cover. I know my niece would love this book as she loves books with animals in them.
Renee Moore on Saturday, 01 September 2018 17:02

This book looks adorable! I know my 2 boys would love it.

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This book looks adorable! I know my 2 boys would love it.
Dan Denman on Sunday, 02 September 2018 13:53

The book cover is cute and colorful. This story sounds like fun for kids of all ages.

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The book cover is cute and colorful. This story sounds like fun for kids of all ages.

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