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Emily's Best Birthday Party Ever

Emily’s Best Birthday Party Ever!, by Mary Nestor-Harper | Giveaway

The Children’s Book Review | June 10, 2014

Emily's Best Birthday Party EverEnter to win an autographed copy of Emily’s Best Birthday Party Ever!, by Mary Nestor-Harper; plus 10 vintage clothespins (in a handmade pouch) for the clothespin in the bottle game.

One (1) winner receives:

  • A copy of Emily’s Best Birthday Party Ever!, signed by Mary Nestor-Harper, and a set of 10 vintage clothespins in a handmade pouch.

Age Range: 4-10

Paperback: 50 pages

Giveaway begins June 13, 2014, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends July 13, 2014, at 11:59 P.M. PST.

About Emily’s Best Birthday Party Ever!
vintage clothespins

10 vintage clothespins (in a handmade pouch) for the clothespin in the bottle game.

Emily’s Best Birthday Party Ever! is a story of overcoming disappointment and re-discovering the simple fun in games played by children before iPads, Wii’s and XBoxes. After the plans for Emily’s birthday party go awry, Emily’s mom helps her move past the tears by sharing the story of the fun birthday parties that she had as a little girl and the party games that made them a hit. With a little encouragement, love and the help of an “Imagination-Inspiration” hat fashioned from newspapers, Emily and her mom work together, with the help of her dad and Barky, the dog, to reinvent the party, making it even better than the first.

Along with the story, all instructions for the games are in the book, including an art project–making and decorating Emily’s “Imagination-Inspiration” hat, perfect for a child’s birthday party, school or summer camp. You can even make Emily’s three-layer birthday cake.

Emily’s Best Birthday Party Ever! is available  at www.marynestorharper.com. Special Offer (June 13, 2014 – July 13, 2014): $5 off the total purchase with the coupon code EMILY.

About the Author

Mary Nestor-Harper is a feature writer with credits in the Savannah Morning News; a prolific internet writer and blogger, and award-winning speaker.

The youngest in a family of six, growing up in Gary, Indiana, Mary has two grown children and five grandchildren. She lives with her husband, Walt, and Fred, their outside cat, in Savannah, Georgia’s Historic District.

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Giveaway Rules
  • This book giveaway is open to participants in the US only.
  • Giveaway begins June 13, 2014, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends July 13, 2014, at 11:59 P.M. PST, when all entries must be received. No purchase necessary. See official rules for details. View our privacy policy.
  • Name, e-mail address and physical address of the winner will be shared with the sponsor for the purpose of giveaway fulfillment only.

Prizing & samples courtesy of Mary Nestor-Harper.

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Bianca Schulze is the founder of The Children’s Book Review. She is a reader, reviewer, mother and children’s book lover. She also has a decade’s worth of experience working with children in the great outdoors. Combined with her love of books and experience as a children’s specialist bookseller, the goal is to share her passion for children’s literature to grow readers. Born and raised in Sydney, Australia, she now lives with her husband and three children near Boulder, Colorado.

Comments
  • I love the book. Sharing the way I played as a child when talking to my grandkids is amazing to them because they couldn’t imagine whee the fun was in comparison to what they do now. After recreating a couple of Vintage games, they thought they were “cool”. 🙂 Would love this for them. Thanks for the chance.
    Carol L

    June 18, 2014
  • what little girl doesn’t love the attention of planning and having her birthday party. I enjoyed every one, she’s going to appreciate this story so much. If I’m not a winner I’ll be purchasing for our library here at home..thank you

    June 18, 2014

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