Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Interview & Giveaway: Inkling (Kenneth Oppel)

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting a blog tour stop for  
 
Inkling
 
Read on for more about Kenneth, an interview, and a tour-wide giveaway!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Meet Inkling!
 

From the acclaimed author of The Nest, The Boundless, and Airborn comes a brilliantly funny, breakout book about a boy who discovers an ink blot that's come to life! Perfect for those who love Hoot and Frindle and sure to be a hit with kids everywhere!

The Rylance family is stuck. Dad's got writer's block. Ethan promised to illustrate a group project at school--even though he can't draw. Sarah's still pining for a puppy. And they all miss Mom. So much more than they can say.

Enter Inkling. Inkling begins life in Mr. Rylance's sketchbook. But one night the ink of his drawings runs together--and then leaps off the page! This small burst of creativity is about to change everything.

Ethan finds him first. Inkling has absorbed a couple chapters of his math book--not good--and the story he's supposed to be illustrating for school--also not good. But Inkling's also started drawing the pictures to go with the story--which is amazing! It's just the help Ethan was looking for! Inkling helps the rest of the family too--for Sarah he's a puppy. And for Dad he's a spark of ideas for a new graphic novel. It's exactly what they all want.

It's not until Inkling goes missing that this family has to face the larger questions of what they--and Inkling--truly need.

Kenneth Oppel has given us a small masterpiece of middle-grade fiction. Inkling is funny and fizzy and exciting, and brimming with the kind of interesting ideas and dilemmas that kids will love to wrestle with. And Sydney Smith is creating wonderfully inky illustrations to bring the story to vivid life. Get ready. A little ink blot is about to become your new favorite character!

 

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Meet Kenneth Oppel!

I was born in Port Alberni, a mill town on Vancouver Island, British Columbia but spent the bulk of my childhood in Victoria, B.C. and on the opposite coast, in Halifax, Nova Scotia. At around twelve I decided I wanted to be a writer. I started out writing sci-fi epics then went on to swords and sorcery tales and then, during the summer holiday when I was fourteen, started on a humorous story about a boy addicted to video games. Photo credit: Mark Raynes Roberts

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Inkling

Author: Kenneth Oppel

Publisher: Knopf BYR

Release Date: November 6th, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

*GIVEAWAY DETAILS* 

Three winners will recieve a copy of Otherearth (Jason Segel & Kirsten Miller ~ (US Only)

 

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Tour Schedule:

 

Week One:

11/1/2018- The Reading Corner for AllReview

11/2/2018- Here's to Happy EndingsReview

Week Two:

11/5/2018- Belles Book BlogReview

11/6/2018- D Wants to ReadReview

11/7/2018- Beagles & BooksReview

11/8/2018- YA Books CentralInterview

11/9/2018- Belle's ArchiveReview

Week Three:

11/12/2018- Maddie.TV - Review

11/13/2018- Cindy's Love of BooksReview

11/14/2018- Bri's Book NookReview

11/15/2018- FUONLYKNEWReview

11/16/2018- BookHounds YAReview

Week Four:

11/19/2018- Twirling Book Princess- Excerpt

11/20/2018- Book-KeepingReview

11/21/2018- A Dream Within A DreamExcerpt

11/22/2018- All the Ups and Downs- Excerpt

11/23/2018- Lilly's Book World- Review

Week Five:

11/26/2018- The Layaway DragonReview

11/27/2018- The Cover ContessaInterview

11/28/2018- The Pages In-BetweenReview

11/29/2018- Adventures Thru Wonderland- Review

11/30/2018- Oh Hey! Books.Review

 

 

 

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Debra Branigan on Saturday, 10 November 2018 21:31

I love the cover of this book and the story sounds very unique. Good luck with this book.

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I love the cover of this book and the story sounds very unique. Good luck with this book.

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