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Blog Tour: The Poetry Of US (J Patrick Lewis), Plus Giveaway!

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Welcome to The Poetry of US  Blog Tour! To celebrate the release of The Poetry of US edited by former U.S. Children's Poet Laureate J. Patrick Lewis, blogs across the web are featuring selected poems from The Poetry of US plus 8 chances to win a copy! Follow along on this...
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Debra Branigan
The cover is fantastic and the premise of the book is exciting. Good luck with the book.
Saturday, 01 December 2018 22:23
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Blog Tour: You're Snug With Me by Chitra Soundar, Illustrated by Poonam Mistry, Plus Guest Post & Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to spotlight  You're Snug With Me  by Chitra Soundar and illustrated by Poonam Mistry.  Read on for more about Chitra and Poonam and their book, plus a guest post & giveaway!    Meet Chitra Soundar!       Chitra Soundar is an Indian-born British writer and storyteller....
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Alyssa Annico
This looks and sounds beautiful! I try to get the Lantana books for my library and I've always been really impressed with them!... Read More
Friday, 05 October 2018 08:14
Debra Branigan
The cover is beautiful and reminds me of Northwest Native American art and Inuit art of Alaska. The synopsis sounds excellent.... Read More
Sunday, 14 October 2018 16:34
Renee Moore
This cover is so adorable! The book sounds awesome!
Monday, 15 October 2018 23:24
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Blog Tour Stop Giveaway: THE LAW OF FINDERS KEEPERS (US Only)

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  The Law of Finders Keepers (US Only) by: Sheila Turnage Release Date: September 11, 2018 Publisher: Penguin Young Readers About the Book: Pirate fever sweeps through the town after an opportunistic treasure hunter shows up looking to lay claim to Blackbeard's lost gold buried somewhere in Tupelo Landing. When the...
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Renee Moore
My son would love to read this!
Sunday, 16 September 2018 20:51
Andrea Carroll
I like the hidden objects on the cover... lots to guess what will happen.
Sunday, 16 September 2018 21:33
Marisa Fort
The cover is so cute and the synopsis sounds so amazing, can't wait to read to my son!
Thursday, 20 September 2018 11:51
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Blog Tour: Explorer Academy: The Nebula Secret by Trudi Trueit, Plus Giveaway!

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    You've Been Accepted...to the Explorer Academy ! Welcome to Day #5 of the Explorer Academy: The Nebula Secret  Blog Tour!   To celebrate the release of Explorer Academy: The Nebula Secret   by Trudi Trueit on September 4th , blogs across the web are featuring exclusive content from Trudi...
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Renee Moore
Looks like a fun book. My son would love to read this! I also think It's neat that the author is local! We lived in Everett for 5 ... Read More
Friday, 07 September 2018 13:30
Marisa Fort
The cover looks like so much fun and adventure is contained inside! The synopsis sounds amazing!
Monday, 10 September 2018 20:02
Debra Branigan
The cover is perfect for this story. I think kids will enjoy the storyline and the interactive components.
Thursday, 20 September 2018 17:29
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Blog Tour: Sadie by Courtney Summers, Plus Excerpt!

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  Today we're excited to be part of the blog tour for  Sadie  by Courtney Smmers!  Read on for more about Courtney and her book, plus an excerpt!      Meet Courntey Summers ! COURTNEY SUMMERS lives and writes in Canada. She is the author of  What Goes Around ,  This...
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Carina Olsen
Eee, lovely blog tour post I really, really loved this book. Sigh. So heartbreaking, though. Courtney is the best.... Read More
Saturday, 01 December 2018 15:54
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International Blog Tour, Review, & Mood Board: Seafire (Natalie C. Parker)

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Today we're excited to be part of the International blog tour for Natalie C. Parker's book  Seafire  hosted by PRH International! Read on for more about Natalie C. Parker, her book, a review and mood board! Meet Natalie C. Parker !   Natalie C. Parker is the author of the Beware the...
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Blog Tour: The Raging Ones by Krista & Becca Ritchie, Plus Excerpt!

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  Today we're excited to be part of the blog tour featuring  The Raging Ones  by Krista & Becca Ritchie!  Read on for more about Krista & Becca and their book, plus an excerpt!    Meet Krista & Becca Ritchie!   Krista & Becca Ritchie are New York Times Bestselling Authors...
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Blog Tour: Star-Touched Stories (Roshani Chokshi), plus Q&A!

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Read on for more about Roshani and her book, plus a Q&A!  Meet  Roshani Chokshi !    Roshani Chokshi is the New York Times bestselling author of  The Star-Touched series  and  Aru Shah and The End of Time , book one in the Pandava series. She grew up in Georgia, where...
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Spotlight on Star-Touched Stories (Roshani Chokshi), Plus Excerpt!

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Read on for more about Roshani and her book, plus an excerpt, & giveaway!            Meet  Roshani Chokshi !  Roshani Chokshi is the New York Times bestselling author of  The Star-Touched series  and  Aru Shah and The End of Time , book one in the Pandava series....
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A Reaper at the Gates Blog Tour: Ember Reread: A Reaper at the Gates

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Today we're excited to be part of the blog tour for  A Reaper at the Gates  by Sabaa Tahir! As part of the Ember Reread, we will be featuring some favorite quote graphics from A Reaper at the Gates ! Read on for more about Sabaa Tahir and her new book!...
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