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Win a 21 Book “Cultures Around the World” Prize Pack

Prizes and samples provided by Carole P. Roman
The Children’s Book Review | March 2, 2017

Join Carole P. Roman when she visits the beautiful land of Germany in the newest book of her informative series.


Enter to win a complete autographed 21 book set of the If You Were Me and Lived In culture series, written by award-winning author Carole P. Roman and illustrated by Kelsea Wierenga; including If You Were Me and Lived in … Germany: A Child’s Introduction to Culture Around the World!

One (1) winner receives the grand prize:

Four (4) winners receive:

  • An autographed copy of If You Were Me and Lived in … Germany, by Carole P. Roman.

Age Range: 4-8

Giveaway begins March 2, 2017, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends April 2, 2017, at 11:59 P.M. PST.

If You Were Me and Lived in GermanyIf You Were Me And Lived In … Germany: A Child’s Introduction To Culture Around The World

Written by Carole P. Roman

Illustrated by Kelsea Wierenga

Join Carole P. Roman when she visits the beautiful land of Germany in the newest book of her informative series. Learn about the varied customs and cultures. Travel to the central Europe to discover what you would eat and do for fun. See the land through the eyes of a youngster like you and understand what life is like in this exciting place. Don’t forget to look at the other books in the series so that you can be an armchair world traveler.


“Carole P. Roman has put together another great installment to her culture series that is inspiring young readers to be part of a larger global community. Grab yourself an oversized pretzel and read If You Were Me and Lived In … Germany.“—The Children’s Book Review

Ages 5-8 | CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform | 2017 | 978-1539135944

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About the Author


Carole P. Roman

Carole P. Roman is the award-winning author of the Captain No Beard series. Both Captain No Beard-An Imaginary Tale of a Pirate’s Life and Captain No Beard and the Aurora Borealis have received the Kirkus Star of Exceptional Merit. The first book in the series was named to Kirkus Reviews Best 2012. Captain No Beard and the Aurora Borealis has been named to Kirkus Reviews Best of 2015. Each book in the series has won numerous awards including the NABE Pinnacle Award, ERIK Award for 2013, ForeWord Review Five Star and Finalist in the Book of the Year, and Reader’s Views Children’s Book of the Year 2013. Roman is also the author of the award-winning non-fiction culture series, If You Were Me and Lived in… that explores customs and cultures around the world. She lives on Long Island with her husband and near her children and grandchildren.

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  • I just love your books!

    March 2, 2017
  • This looks like an amazing book for any age student.

    March 2, 2017
  • I really don’t know what would be exciting about visiting Germany until I arrived there. Thanks!

    March 2, 2017
  • I would love shopping for German beer steins!

    March 2, 2017
  • I would love to see the castles on the Rhine.

    March 2, 2017
  • I would love to visit Bavaria!

    March 3, 2017
  • I’d like to take a river cruise on the Rhine. That looks like a lot of fun. Thanks.

    March 3, 2017
  • Already have some of the books but would like to have all of them some day. Thank You!!!

    March 3, 2017
  • Definitely the Castles and the Cathedrals. I’m all about the architecture. This series is wonderful. My grandson’s have a few now. Thank you for the giveaway.

    March 3, 2017
  • If I were leaving for Germany? Oh I would for sure want to take a trip down the Rhine … or the Danube?? I want to see some of the Castles, the old old buildings. I would love to see the Black forest. I want to eat sausage and spatzles.

    March 3, 2017
  • I would be checking out the bakeries.

    March 3, 2017
  • I personally have no desire to go to Germany. I don’t like German food and the tours down the rivers or seeing the castles don’t hold much interest. I guess I would choose to go see any memorials to the Berlin wall & Checkpoint Charlie.

    March 4, 2017
  • my fathers family came from Germany, so I would look the family history and all the different food

    March 4, 2017
  • I would love to see the castles on the Rhine river if I was going to Germany.

    March 4, 2017
  • The old architecture for sure 🙂

    March 4, 2017
  • I would love to try the beer and food!

    March 4, 2017
  • I would love to learn more about my heritage and of course be excited for the food and beer.

    March 4, 2017
  • I would love to tour their lovely castles and see the Berlin wall too. Also, exploring their museums, churches, and cathedrals would be a sight to see. As I have heard from family members whom have lived there, I need to try their yummy food including the Bretzel and Spargels.

    March 5, 2017
  • Besides the food and drink, I would be most excited to trace my German heritage.

    March 5, 2017
  • I would like to hike in the Bavarian Alps

    March 6, 2017
  • The cathedral in Cologne.

    March 6, 2017
  • Germany is beautiful. I would love to see the historical sites.

    March 6, 2017
  • I’d love to explore all the museums and see some great architecture, not to mention eating some amazing German food!

    March 6, 2017
  • Probably the food and the history!

    March 7, 2017
  • I would be excited to see all of the architecture! It would be really neat!

    March 7, 2017
  • CASTLES! I would be excited about seeing castles. That is just not something we have in the United States.

    March 7, 2017
  • My sister lived in Germany for 10 years so I would ask her for recommendations of where to go and what to see. Castles would be on the list.

    March 8, 2017
  • In Germany, I most want to do a Black Forest/Brothers Grimm Fairy Tales tour!

    March 8, 2017
  • I would like to go back to the Black Forest!

    March 9, 2017
  • Visit the Berlin Wall & go to Europa Park!!

    March 13, 2017
  • I’d love to win this for my 3 grandchildren. As for Germany, I ‘d love to visit the towns where my ancesters came from.

    March 13, 2017
  • I would be most excited about going to Munich & seeing the sights. I went to Germany in 1987 and would love to go back & see how much it’s changed.

    March 15, 2017
  • I would be most excited about seeing the Neuschwanstein Castle and the Cologne Cathedral in Germany.

    March 15, 2017
  • I would liked to go to some of the smaller German villages and eat blintzes, german fries, sauerbraten and, of course, apple struedel, and visit any public flower gardens.

    March 16, 2017
  • I would love to learn everything i could to culture to food..

    March 19, 2017
  • I would be most excited to renew my love for a country I called home for ten years. Time to return for a good long visit!

    March 20, 2017
  • I’d be most excited about visiting my cousin’s home in Germany.

    March 21, 2017
  • This looks like a wonderful series! The theme of my school is Global Studies and this would be so perfect for our library!

    March 21, 2017
  • I would love to see a real castle! 😊

    March 22, 2017
  • LOVE THIS!!!

    March 24, 2017
  • If I were leaving for Germany today I would go visit my niece and have her show me around. I’d love to see Berlin. Thanks!

    March 29, 2017
  • I’d like to visit the Christmas markets.

    March 29, 2017
  • I would try to find relatives my grandfather was born there.I’d love to see the Castles all the beautiful buildings. I’d check out all the restaurants to sample the German food.

    March 30, 2017
  • This is a great series of books. I like the idea of opening the eyes of children to other cultures. I would like to give these books to my grandchildren.

    April 1, 2017
  • I would like to visit the Cologne Cathedral.

    April 1, 2017

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