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If you were me and lived in... Russia: A Child's Introduction to Culture Around the World

If You Were Me and Lived in … Russia | Book Series Giveaway

The Children’s Book Review | July 3, 2014

If you were me and lived in... Russia: A Child's Introduction to Culture Around the WorldEnter to win a full autographed set of the If You Were Me series, by award-winning author Carole P. Roman!

One (1) winner receives the grand prize:

  • An autographed set of Carole P. Roman’s If You Were Me series; including:

If You Were Me and Lived in … Russia: A Child’s Introduction to Culture Around the World

If You Were Me and Lived in … Australia: An Introduction to Learning About Other Cultures

If You Were Me and Lived in … India: A Child’s Introduction to Culture Around the World

If You Were Me and Lived in … Turkey: A Child’s Introduction to Culture Around the World

If You Were Me and Lived in … Kenya: A Child’s Introduction to Culture Around the World

If You Were Me and Lived in … Norway: An Introduction to Learning About Other Cultures

If You Were Me and Lived in … South Korea: A Child’s Introduction to Culture Around the World

If You Were Me and Lived in … France: A Child’s Introduction to Culture Around the World

If You Were Me and Lived in … Mexico: A Child’s Introduction to Culture Around the World

Ten (10) winners receive:

  • A copy of If You Were Me and Lived in … Russia: A Child’s Introduction to Culture Around the World, autographed by Carole P. Roman.

Age Range: 4-8

Paperback: 48 pages

Giveaway begins July 3, 2014, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends August 2, 2014, at 11:59 P.M. PST.

About If You Were Me and Lived in Russia

If you were me and lived in... Russia: A Child's Introduction to Culture Around the WorldExploring the world has never easier—or more fun!—than with Carole P. Roman’s award-winning If You Were Me and Lived In… children’s series. Continuing its globetrotting tradition, If You Were Me and Lived in…Russia explores the magic and wonder of this captivating country. As children ages three to eight take a leisurely stroll around Russia, they will come across some of the country’s most recognizable sites, including the Kremlin, St. Basil’s Cathedral, and the Red Square. Learn about Russia’s yummy delicacies, like borscht and caviar, before playing popular Russian games like chess and “fipe”—a game children may know better as “tag”! Brimming with these and other fascinating facts, If You Were Me and Lived in…Russia is the perfect way to both entertain and educate your children about the great big world that exists outside their windows. From Russia’s festive New Year’s celebrations to popular Russian names, this charming addition to the If You Were Me and Lived in… family explains everything there is to know about one of the world’s most historic destinations. Carole P. Roman is the award-winning author of the If You Were Me and Lived in… series, which won the Pinnacle Award for Best in Children’s Nonfiction in 2012. She collaborated on this installment in the series with her five-year-old grandson, Alexander. Roman also writes the Captain No Beard series, the first of which was named a Kirkus Best of 2012, received a Star of Remarkable Merit, and won the Pinnacle Award in 2012.

Praise

“This is a fun and informative book written in a clear and digestible format for children ages 4-8.”—The Children’s Book Review

About the Author
Carole P. Roman

Carole P. Roman

Carole P. Roman’s is the award winning author of the nonfiction If You Were Me and Lived in… series of children’s books. The first title in the collection, entitled If You Were Me and Lived in…Mexico, won the Pinnacle Award for Best in Children’s Nonfiction in 2012. Her latest entry in the series, If You Were Me and Lived in…Russia was inspired by her grandson. Roman has also found success with her Captain No Beard children’s books. Her debut, Captain No Beard: An Imaginary Tale of a Pirate’s Life, was named a Kirkus Best of 2012, received a Star of Remarkable Merit, and won the Pinnacle Award in 2012.

For more information, visit: http://caroleproman.com | Facebook | Twitter | Goodreads | Pinterest

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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
  • What excites me about these books is exposing kids to the culture and the world around us. Kids are prone to see only what goes on around them and not see the bigger picture.

    July 5, 2014
  • I really love that this series is targeted to young children. There are so few books with good quality information in them. These would be great to use for an introduction to geography.

    July 6, 2014
  • It gets kids thinking about other places instead of just where they live.

    July 6, 2014
  • I’d love to win this set of books to give to my nieces and nephews!

    July 7, 2014
  • i like that it exposes kids to a variety of different cultures and ethnicities

    July 7, 2014
  • I am excited to learn about other places in the world!

    July 10, 2014
  • What a great series! A fabulous way to expose kids to other cultures. Thanks!

    July 11, 2014
  • I love books from different cultures

    July 14, 2014
  • How much the kids will love it.

    July 16, 2014
  • Everything excites me about this series! Such a fantastic learning tool, and I love how it displays the wonderful similarities and differences kids around the world (and adults too!) all share!

    July 17, 2014
  • Everyone, especially children, will benefit tremendously learning about diversity!

    July 21, 2014
  • I’m always excited to see new geography books! So exciting!

    July 21, 2014
  • That the kids will learn about different cultures.

    July 21, 2014
  • Perfect for young readers interested in other places.

    July 22, 2014
  • Can’t wait to read these with my niece and nephew!

    July 25, 2014
  • I love everything about this series

    July 26, 2014

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