Giveaway: Twyning by Terence Blacker (US & Canada Only)

Giveaway: Twyning by Terence Blacker (US & Canada Only)

Twyning

Author’s Name: Terence Blacker

Book’s Release Date: 9/9/14

 

 

About the Book

In a harsh and dangerous world, a rat and a boy must each choose their way as their fates become inextricably linked.

Efren is a young rat, unnoticed and timid among the kingdom of rats living in the London sewers. When the king dies, leaving the kingdom in upheaval, only Efren dares to journey into the human world, where he discovers a human doctor’s plan to destroy London’s entire rat population. Meanwhile, Peter, otherwise known as Dogboy, does odd jobs for both the scheming doctor and the town ratcatcher. But his gift for understanding animals — even rats — forces him to decide where his allegiances truly lie. Dogboy and Efren, along with the waifish girl Caz and her pet rat, Malaika, set out to test the strengths of friendship and loyalty against the gut-wrenching cruelties of the world.

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b2ap3_thumbnail_photo_20140801-185615_1.jpgAbout the Author

Terence Blacker is the author of numerous books for children and adults and is a columnist for the Independent. This is his first book with Candlewick Press. He lives in the English countryside in a house that he converted from a goose hatchery.


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Giveaway Details

FIVE winners will each receive a hardcover copy of the book.

Entering is simple, just fill out the entry form below. Winners will be announced on this site and in our monthly newsletter (sign up now!) within 30 days after the giveaway ends.

During each giveaway, we ask entrants a question pertaining to the book. Here is the question they'll be answering in the comments below for extra entries:

As a child Terence Blacker wanted to grow up to do what profession? 

 

 

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Sandra Lam (website) on Friday, 01 August 2014 16:54

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Guest - Christina R. on Saturday, 02 August 2014 03:37

Terence Blacker wanted to be a jockey when he grew and up

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Terence Blacker wanted to be a jockey when he grew and up
Susan T. (website) on Saturday, 02 August 2014 19:12

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Guest - Amber Terry (website) on Monday, 04 August 2014 15:44

He wanted to be a jockey

Thank you for the chance to win!

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Dylan Calvert on Tuesday, 12 August 2014 11:51

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Guest - Stacy Renee (website) on Tuesday, 12 August 2014 19:32

Terrance wanted to be a jockey when he grew up.

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Terrance wanted to be a jockey when he grew up. :)
Guest - Natasha on Wednesday, 13 August 2014 00:09

He wanted to be a jockey.
Thanks for the chance to win!

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Justin Record on Thursday, 14 August 2014 11:33

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