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Giveaway: YOU'RE WEIRD: A CREATIVE JOURNAL FOR MISFITS, ODDBALLS, AND ANYONE ELSE WHO'S UNIQUELY AWESOME (US Only)

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You’re Weird: A Creative Journal for Misfits, Oddballs, and Anyone Else Who’s Uniquely Awesome (US Only) by: Kate Peterson Release Date: July 11, 2017 Publisher: TarcherPerigee/Penguin Random House About the Book: A quirky and engaging journal that celebrates what makes each of us a little weird Part journal, part activity book,...
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John
The cover says "wacky journal." It sounds like the inside offers more fun!
Monday, 11 September 2017 18:30
Dianna G.
I love the idea, but wish the title wasn't one with such a negative connotation.
Wednesday, 13 September 2017 21:43
Lily M.
I like how the cover is simple but it tells you what's it about ... Read More
Wednesday, 27 September 2017 21:30
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Giveaway: TEXT, DON'T CALL: AN ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO THE INTROVERTED LIFE (US Only)

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Text, Don’t Call: An Illustrated Guide to the Introverted Life (US Only) by: INFJoe Release Date: August 15, 2017 Publisher: TarcherPerigee/Penguin Random House About the Book: An illustrated guide to the challenges and pleasures of the introverted life. Introversion is “in.” But there are still many misconceptions about introverts in the...
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John
That is the ideal hipster cover. And this does sound witty!
Monday, 04 September 2017 18:16
Dianna G.
The idea of this book is great. I am totally the "text, don't call" type. The cover is cute.
Wednesday, 06 September 2017 22:06
Lily M.
This book seems like I can relate to, that's exactly how I feel, text don't call me ... Read More
Monday, 11 September 2017 07:07
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Giveaway: SURPRISE YOURSELF (US Only)

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Surprise Yourself: Get Out of Your Head and Into the World (US Only) by: Lisa Currie Release Date: August 29, 2017 Publisher: TarcherPerigee/Penguin Random House About the Book: Make every day a new beginning with this lively illustrated journal from the author of Me, You, Us . Brimming with fun and...
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Aireanna Lesch
lovely cover!! This seems like a very inspiring book.
Sunday, 03 September 2017 00:53
Emily
This sounds really nice and just what I need!
Monday, 04 September 2017 21:54
Lily M.
This sounds like such a fun and creative book, can't wait to check it out ... Read More
Monday, 11 September 2017 05:41
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Giveaway: ADULT-ISH: RECORD YOUR HIGHS AND LOWS ON THE ROAD TO THE REAL WORLD (US Only)

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ADULT-ISH: Record Your Highs and Lows on the Road to the Real World (US Only) by: Cristina Vanko Release Date: April 4, 2017 Publisher: TarcherPerigee/Penguin Random House About the Book: An illustrated guided journal to celebrate your adult firsts—the first “real” meal you make yourself or the first plant you manage...
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John
The cover design is very new and refreshing, and the synopsis makes it sound like this is a book I can understand!
Friday, 05 May 2017 21:33
Mindy
I love this cover & the synopsis makes me really want to read it!!
Tuesday, 16 May 2017 12:21
Asteria
The synopsis makes the book sounds fun and so does the cover
Saturday, 03 June 2017 03:18
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