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 20, 2012, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends August 25, 2012, at 11:59 P.M. PST.
Reading level: Ages 6-10
Ivy and Bean and the Ghost that Had to Go: Book 2. Best friends Ivy and Bean are back and looking for adventure in the second installment of this engaging new series. This time they’ve made an amazing discoverya ghost in the school bathroom! Ivy and Bean can see its cloudy form and its glowing eyes. They can hear its moaning voice. This is the best thing that ever happened at schooluntil the teachers find out. Now Ivy and Bean have to figure out how to get the ghost out of the bathroom. Will they succeed? Maybe. Will they have fun? Of course!
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.
This giveaway is closed.
Thank you to everyone who entered!
Prizing courtesy of Chronicle Books.