By Bianca Schulze, The Children’s Book Review
Published: July 19, 2011
Whether you’re a weather buff or a manga lover, you’ll want to enter to win one of two autographed copies of ThunderKid: Volume 1, by Reuel Smith. Each book comes with two collectible buttons. Giveaway begins July 19, 2011, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends August 16, 2011, at 11:59 P.M. PST.
Reading Level: 7-12
Paperback: 240 pages
Book overview: Welcome to the world of ThunderKid! Get ready to join five children and the tales and adventures they experience in a fairy tale like world above the clouds called Atmos. In this world there lives people called Celians who possess different powers of weather such as clouds, thunder, lightning, snow, wind, and rain. Kids of all ages will be thrilled and enthralled at the cute characters, the exciting stories, and the world of weather presented in the series!
About the author: Reuel Smith is a graduate student at the University of Maryland at College Park. He has a bachelors and masters degree in aerospace engineering and is currently working for a PhD in reliability engineering. Having been an avid cartoonist for nearly his whole life, he made his online debut of ThunderKid back in 2007. With such inspirations as cartoon studios such as Hanna Barbara and Walt Disney as well as Japanese manga authors such as Naoko Takeuchi and CLAMP, he has been working to bring more children into the world of art, reading, and learning. He currently resides with his father, mother, and two younger sisters in Gaithersburg, Maryland.
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- Shipping Guidelines: This book giveaway is open to participants with a United States address.
Sponsored by Reuel Smith.