Featured Trailer: The Tiara On The Terrace by Kristen Kittscher + Giveaway (US Only)



Happy December, YABCers!

Today we’re super excited to celebrate the trailer for THE TIARA ON THE TERRACE by Kristen Kittscher, releasing January 5, 2016 from HarperCollins. Before we get to the cover, here’s a note from Kristen:

When this hilarious secret footage for a marketing meeting for The Tiara on the Terrace leaked, Vroman’s bookseller Josh Crute helped me gather the lemons and make lemonade! Or should I say cake? (You’ll see…)
But in all seriousness: I am so excited to share this little digital short with you – and even more excited to sharing Young & Yang’s spy hijinks in The Tiara on the Terrace on January 5. I’m so proud of this book! 

~ Kristen Kittscher (THE TIARA ON THE TERRACE, HarperCollins)


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by Kristen Kittscher
Release date: January 5, 2016
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062228000
About the Book


In this funny, clever novel, perfect for fans of Pseudonymous Bosch and Gordon Korman and a companion to The Wig in the Window, tween sleuths Sophie Young and Grace Yang go undercover at Luna Vista’s Winter Sun Festival to catch a murderer before he—or she—strikes again.

Sophie Young and Grace Yang have been taking it easy ever since they solved the biggest crime Luna Vista had ever seen. But things might get interesting again now that everyone is gearing up for the 125th annual Winter Sun Festival—a town tradition that involves floats, a parade, and a Royal Court made up of local high school girls.

When Festival president Jim Steptoe turns up dead on the first day of parade preparations, the police blame a malfunctioning giant s’more feature on the campfire-themed float. But the two sleuths are convinced the mysterious death wasn’t an accident.

Young and Yang must trade their high tops for high heels and infiltrate the Royal Court to solve the case. But if they fail, they might just be the next victims.

To learn more about this book and see our review, go HERE.

b2ap3_thumbnail_KristenKittscherJacketPhoto-1.jpgAbout the Author

KRISTEN KITTSCHER is the author of bestselling tween mystery The Wig in the Window (Harper Children’s, 2013) which garnered a starred review from School Library Journal and was on ten Best of the Year lists. A graduate of Brown University and a former middle school Enligh teacher, Kristen was named the James Thurber House Children’s Writer-in-Residence in 2014. She presents frequently at schools, libraries, and festivals and is active in promoting community literacy initiatives in Southern California, where she lives with her husband, Kai. When Kristen is not reading, writing, or teaching, you’ll find her spending time with friends or hiking in the foothills near Pasadena with her dog, Mabel. Visit kristenkittscher.comto investigate more about her and Young & Yang’s next adventure, The Tiara on the Terrace or follow her on Facebook and Twitter (@kkittscher).


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Giveaway Details

One winner will receive a copy of THE TIARA ON THE TERRACE. 

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:

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8 thoughts on “Featured Trailer: The Tiara On The Terrace by Kristen Kittscher + Giveaway (US Only)”

  1. jen says:

    So cute!

  2. Sharon Kaminski says:

    The trailer is great, love the girl with the glasses.

  3. Emma says:

    Funny trailer!

  4. bn100 says:


  5. shelby says:

    the trailer is adorable

  6. Dianna says:

    Adorable. I love videos where kids pretend to be grownups!

  7. Morgan says:

    The trailer is great! And very adorable! 😀 🙂 Would love to win a copy of this book.

  8. danielle hammelef says:

    This trailer is hilarious and so unique!!!

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