Browsing: European Culture

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!

Giveaway begins March 2, 2017, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends April 3, 2017, at 11:59 P.M. PST.

Lara’s Gift is a step back in time to Imperial Russia, before the revolution of 1917. O’Brien captures the realities of the count’s estate, the clothing and lavish interiors, the grand kennels and stables, the lush celebrations, the intricate relationship between nobles and servants—and the longings of a peasant girl trapped by traditions and superstitions.