By Bianca Schulze, The Children’s Book Review
Published: August 13, 2012
Join the 9 week “Countdown to Ivy and Bean Blog-A-Bration!”
Each week, you can enter to win the weekly featured paperback Ivy and Bean book and 3 sets of Ivy and Bean Mini Notes. During week 9 a Grand Prize Winner will be chosen from all of the previous winners* to receive:
A complete set of Ivy and Bean hardcover books signed by Annie Barrows
- 1 set of Ivy and Bean Paper Dolls
- 1 Ivy and Bean Button Factory
- 1 Ivy and Bean READ Poster signed by Annie Barrows
- 1 set of Ivy and Bean Silly Bandz
- 1 set of Ivy and Bean stickers
- AND – a super-secret really cool prize we’re working on (stay tuned!)
Giveaway begins August 13, 2012, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends August 18, 2012, at 11:59 P.M. PST.
Reading level: Ages 6-10
Ivy and Bean: Book 1. The moment they saw each other, Bean and Ivy knew they wouldn’t be friends. But when Bean plays a joke on her sister, Nancy, and has to hide quickIvy comes to the rescue, proving that sometimes the best of friends are people never meant to like each other. Vibrant characters and lots of humor make this a charmingand addictiveintroduction to Ivy and Bean.
About the Author
Annie Barrows is the author of many books for adults, including the bestselling The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, but Ivy and Bean is her first series for kids. She lives in Northern California with her husband and two daughters.
About the Illustrator
Sophie Blackall is an Australian illustrator whose previous books include Ruby’s Wish and Meet Wild Boars. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Giveaway is closed.
Thank you to everyone who entered!
Prizing courtesy of Chronicle Books.