Giveaway: OTHERWOOD (US & Canada)

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Otherwood (US & Canada)

by: Pete Hautman

Release Date: September 11, 2018

Publisher: Candlewick Press

About the Book:

What happened in the woods that day? Pete Hautman’s riveting middle-grade novel touches on secrets and mysteries — and the power of connections with family and friends.

“Hatred combined with lies and secrets can break the world.” Grandpa Zach used to say that before he died, but Stuey never really knew what he meant. It was kind of like how he used to talk about quantum physics or how he used to say ghosts haunted their overgrown golf course. But then one day, after Stuey and his best friend, Elly Rose, spend countless afternoons in the deadfall in the middle of the woods, something totally unbelievable happens. As Stuey and Elly Rose struggle to come to grips with their lives after that reality-splitting moment, all the things Grandpa Zach used to say start to make a lot more sense. This is a book about memory and loss and the destructive nature of secrets, but also about the way friendship, truth, and perseverance have the ability to knit a torn-apart world back together.

About the Author:

Pete Hautman is the author of many books for young adults and adults, including the National Book Award–winning Godless, the Klaatu Diskos trilogy, and Eden West. His most recent book for middle-grade readers is Slider, which Booklist lauded for its “crystalline prose, delectable detail, and rip-roaring humor.” Pete Hautman divides his time between Wisconsin and Minnesota.

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Giveaway Details:

10 winners will each receive a hardcover copy of OTHERWOOD.

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Dianna G. on Monday, 13 August 2018 18:49

I'm curious about this book. The cover didn't really draw me in, but the summary did.

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I'm curious about this book. The cover didn't really draw me in, but the summary did.
Marisa Fort on Wednesday, 15 August 2018 13:26

The cover is amazing and the synopsis sounds awesome!

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The cover is amazing and the synopsis sounds awesome!
Renee Moore on Saturday, 01 September 2018 17:09

I love middle grade novels. I read them almost as much as any other genre. I can't wait to read this one.

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I love middle grade novels. I read them almost as much as any other genre. I can't wait to read this one.
Danielle Hammelef on Sunday, 02 September 2018 14:23

The cover is cool and the synopsis sounds exciting.

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The cover is cool and the synopsis sounds exciting.
John on Saturday, 08 September 2018 15:33

"What do you think about the cover and the synopsis?" I suspect woods are involved, judging by the cover. And apparently the plot involves secret woods-related matters!

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"What do you think about the cover and the synopsis?" I suspect woods are involved, judging by the cover. And apparently the plot involves secret woods-related matters!
Dan Denman on Sunday, 09 September 2018 12:59

I like the design of the book cover. This sounds like a good mysterious adventure.

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I like the design of the book cover. This sounds like a good mysterious adventure.
Penny Olson on Sunday, 09 September 2018 22:34

The cover is woodsy and mysterious. The story sounds very suspenseful.

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The cover is woodsy and mysterious. The story sounds very suspenseful.
Saundra Bowers on Tuesday, 11 September 2018 21:32

This books sounds like a great read and the cover makes you want to read and find out what happens!

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This books sounds like a great read and the cover makes you want to read and find out what happens!

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