Prizing and samples provided by the Quatro Group.
The Children’s Book Review | April 22, 2015
Enter to win a copy of The Beach Book, by Fiona Danks and Jo Schofield.
One (1) winner receives:
- A copy of The Beach Book, by Fiona Danks and Jo Schofield.
Age Range: 4-12
Paperback: 128 pages
Giveaway begins April 22, 2015, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends May 21, 2015, at 11:59 P.M. PST.
About the Book
The Beach Book
Written by Fiona Danks and Jo Schofield
Publisher’s Synopsis: You don’t need to live right on the water’s edge to have fun at the beach! The Beach Book is all about finding wild places at the seaside, as well as by lakes and rivers and making the most of opportunities to explore and enjoy all these places have to offer. You can have fun: Discovering beach wildlife (eg. rock pooling, crabbing and fishing or making a rock-pool viewer) and exploring sand dunes and beach combing. Making the most of lakes and rivers by foraging, damming and diverting streams and boat racing. Using natural resources to play and invent new games (e.g., stone Jenga and skittles, ball runs and boules or funny face games. Being creative (e.g., making driftwood monsters, marram grass dolls and creating sand paintings).
Ages 4-12 | Publisher: Frances Lincoln | June 1, 2015 | ISBN-13: 978-0711235779
About the Authors
Fiona Danks did a degree in Ecology at Edinburgh University followed by a PGCE in Rural and Environmental Science at Bath College of Higher Education.
Jo Schofield gained a degree in psychology from Exeter University and began her career working for an educational psychologist in London. After getting involved in the production of a film, she went on to work in the creative department of a TV advertising agency where she began taking still photographs. This led on to her becoming a commercial photographer in Australia and then London. She worked mainly for national editorial magazines such as Country Living. When her children were small she worked in Watlington Primary School and the Dragon school in Oxford, applying her creative knowledge to the classroom with children aged 6-9 years. More recently she has been focusing on writing and photographing for a series of books with co-author Fiona Danks. Jo lives near Watlington in Oxfordshire.
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Sounds lika a wonderful book!
We go to the beach all the time so this would be so fun to read!
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Congratulations to Charlene Underhill! Your extra comments must have created some good juju. You were picked at random as the winner of this giveaway. A copy of the book will be on its way to you very soon. Enjoy!