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Introduction to Cultures Around the World Holiday Prize Pack

Sponsored by Carole P. Roman
The Children’s Book Review | November 20, 2019

The holiday season is here! How does your cultural heritage influence the way your family celebrates?

Holidays, whether celebrating people, victories, religious remembrance, or personal events, are often steeped in culture and tradition. Carole P. Roman’s “If You Were Me And Lived…” award-winning series shows young readers what their lives would be like if they lived in another country, providing an opportunity to learn about different customs and celebrations. Each of the books are written from a child’s perspective and loaded with fun facts that are easy for young readers to absorb, guiding them through an authentic, cultural experience. They are an excellent choice for inspiring young readers to learn more about other places in the world, as well as opening up a dialog about how their own cultural heritage influences the way their family celebrates holidays.

Enter for a chance to win the Carole P. Roman ‘Introduction to Cultures Around the World’ prize pack—includes a $100 gift card!

One (1) grand prize winner receives:

  • An autographed set of the If You Were Me and Lived…” series (22 Books)
  • A $100 Amazon gift card

Three (3) winners receive:

  • An autographed set of the If You Were Me and Lived…” series (22 Books)

Giveaway begins November 20, 2019, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends December 18, 2019, at 11:59 P.M. PST.

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About the Books

Buy the BookIt’s never too early to start teaching children about the world around them. Embraced by educators, parents, and children, the series gently and respectfully introduces the subjects of periods, cultures, and customs. Parents, grandparents, and teachers alike will love opening their children’s eyes to the world around them in a fun and easy way—and they’ll be happily surprised when they end up learning a few things themselves. It is the simplistic and positive way that award-winning author Carole P. Roman, a former social studies teacher, delivers the text that makes this series appealing. The books are short and to the point and just what you want when you’re introducing geography and culture to the youngest reading set.

Books in the Series:

Ages 4-10 | CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

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Praise

“Every book in the If You Were Me and Lived in … series is like a digestible and kid-friendly piece of Wikipedia, great for kids ages 4-10.” —Bianca Schulze, The Children’s Book Review

About the Author

Carole P Roman

Carole P. Roman

Carole P. Roman is the award-winning author of the nonfiction series of children’s books If You Were Me and Lived in…. The first title in the collection, If You Were Me and Lived in…Mexico won the Pinnacle Award for Best in Children’s Nonfiction in 2012. If You Were Me and Lived in…Russia and If You Were Me and Lived in…France were finalists in the Indie Fab Foreword Review Book of the Year. Norway and South Korea have also been named as Book of the Year with Rebecca’s Reads and Children’s Reader’s View Book of the Year. 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 Exceptional Merit, and won the Pinnacle Award in 2012. Roman lives on Long Island with her husband and very near her children.

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Giveaway Rules

  • NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER TO WIN.
  • Win the Introduction to Cultures Around the World Holiday Prize Pack sponsored by Carole P. Roman.
  • Enter between 12:00 AM Mountain Time on November 20, 2019, and 11:59 PM Mountain Time on December 18, 2019.
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  • One (1) grand prize winner receives:
    • An autographed set of the If You Were Me and Lived…” series (22 Books)
    • A $100 Amazon gift card
  • Three (3) winners receive:
    • An autographed set of the If You Were Me and Lived…” series (22 Books)
  • Odds of winning will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received. Void where prohibited or restricted by law.
  • Winners will be selected at random on or about December 20, 2019.
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  • Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, who are thirteen years of age or older in their state or territory of residence at time of entry. Void where prohibited by law.
  • The Children’s Book Review is not responsible for prize fulfillment.
  • Prizes Courtesy of Carole P. Roman

Thank you for entering the Introduction to Cultures Around the World Holiday Prize Pack giveaway. Check out our sweepstakes page to see what other free children’s books may be up for grabs!

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
  • My grandsons have read a couple of books in this series and loved them. Carole Roman ‘series “If You Were Me” is such a great way to teach our young children about other cultures besides their own. Thank you for this amazing giveaway opportunity.

    November 20, 2019
  • My Dad’s family is from Germany and we follow the tradition of hiding the green pickle ornament on the tree where the first one to find it wins a special prize Christmas Day.

    November 20, 2019
  • This looks like such an exciting series to teach my children about culture and different countries. I’m from Canada, and always telling my kids about it. We also celebrate Hanukkah, so there are some cultural and religious difference during the holiday time that I try to teach the children. I want them to learn and embrace everything.

    November 20, 2019
  • I m excited to share this experience with my sons. We have few traditions and are interested in learning about others.

    November 20, 2019
  • I love learning about other cultures. Sounds like a wonderful bundle of books. Thanks for the chance.

    November 20, 2019
  • we’re traveling this Christmas to visit our family in the UK, hoping we’ll learn about the traditions there. I’ve shared your books with family and friends and now with our grandson.

    November 20, 2019
  • Would love to win this series for my niece for her home library and share with friends!

    November 20, 2019
  • my grandgirls would love these!

    November 20, 2019
  • This wonderful series would be a treasure for my grandsons to enjoy.

    November 20, 2019
  • I would love to win this for my nieces. We homeschool and they love reading and letting me read to them.

    November 20, 2019
  • I think it is amazing to teach my kids of other cultures that’s why I want to win

    November 20, 2019
  • My mother is a English teacher that has taught second languages for over 30 years. This set would be wonderful to win for her and for my grandson to learn from!

    November 20, 2019
  • My daughter would love this,she is always interested in different cultures.I try to add some of my hispanic heritage into the holidays .

    November 20, 2019
  • This set would be a great addition to our library. We have a large ELL students.

    November 20, 2019
  • My grandmother was born in England. When she still lived in her home (before her current assisted living apartment) she always had a Yule log burning in the fireplace. She always decorated with holly and ivy as well.

    November 20, 2019
  • I make a lot of Italian food and treats during the holidays.

    November 20, 2019
  • Getting together with our family for great food and lots of singing!

    November 20, 2019
  • I love to learn about other cultures. I love for my family to experience other cultures. We experience cultures through food especially at holidays.

    November 20, 2019
  • My family is a mix of Irish,English , Dutch , a little German and French. We make my maternal grandmother’s stuffing every Thanksgiving and throughout the year.
    Marilyn

    November 20, 2019
  • I celebrate a traditional American Christmas and Thanksgiving. These books are great teaching tools to learn about the world around us.

    November 20, 2019
  • I’m excited about this because we love learning about other cultures.

    November 20, 2019
  • My heritage is Hungarian, and no..we DO eat some Hungarian foods throughout the year, but mostly eat American.

    November 20, 2019
  • I thinking this would be wonderful to gift to my daughter and her children, also during the Christmas holiday season, we celebrate in many ways because of some of my daughters husbands family. But either way ‘ from going to midnight mass, to celebrating with the whole family. its just a great way to celebrate the birth of our King.
    @tisonlyme143

    November 20, 2019
  • I think that it is very important to learn about different cultures. It broadens how one see the world around us.

    November 20, 2019
  • We are a mixed family of Mexican American and we celebrate a mixture of both.

    November 20, 2019
  • It’s amazing how important our cultural heritages are and to make sure we all understand different traditions and cultures in a positive light. I would be so excited to have this series to share with my granddaughter so that she will learn about cultures. We celebrate our cultural Irish heritage at holidays by singing Irish songs.

    November 20, 2019
  • I am excited about this giveaway because I want to teach my nieces about different cultures. Our family likes to make Norwegian dishes for Thanksgiving to celebrate our culture/heritage!

    November 20, 2019
  • I love multicultural books and sharing them with my students!

    November 20, 2019
  • i am excited because i love learning about history of many places as well as my own

    November 20, 2019
  • We do not have any specific cultural influences in our holiday celebrations. I’d like to win this because we love books.

    November 20, 2019
  • I would love to win this series to help my grandchildren learn about cultures around the world. My family celebrates the holidays with a traditional American Thanksgiving and Christmas.

    November 20, 2019
  • I teach a homeschooling co op class every year, this would be so much fun to teach! I would read the book, do a craft and have a from that country for the kids! My daughter would love this!

    November 20, 2019
  • I celebrate by having a British style tea time during the holidays. I make scones, festive cookies, and little sandwiches, while we watch holiday specials on TV.

    November 20, 2019
  • I would love for my twins to read these books and learn about other cultures.

    November 20, 2019
  • Hmm we just celebrate in general, lots of family and extended family gatherings during the holidays.

    November 20, 2019
  • My family doesn’t really follow any particular cultural traditions. It would be fun to read about many different ones.

    November 20, 2019
  • We have many traditions of our own. They seem to grow every Year. My son isaac is 11 and an avid reader. Would love to learn more about the other cultures and their traditions. Thanks so very much for the opportunity. This would be Amazing seeing I’m having Neck surgery in the morning. Thanks bunches

    November 20, 2019
  • My family used to live in Germany, we follow a few of the traditions. My sister taught her kids about Krampus.

    November 20, 2019
  • So excited to learn about others!

    November 20, 2019
  • I am excited to learn about the different cultures. Being from Germany, we always open our presents on Christmas Eve

    November 20, 2019
  • We enjoy learning about other cultures. One tradition we have is attending Midnight mass then family breakfast afterwards.

    November 21, 2019
  • I’m very excited to introduce my grandson to different cultures. He has a very diverse ancestry.

    November 21, 2019
  • Our kids love to read books about traditions around the world. They are eager to learn about other cultures. When they are a bit older, we will travel to the countries they are most interested in. Right now, they are excited to visit Africa and Holland. We are very lucky to be able to give our children these vacation opportunities where they can visit places their dad and I have already been and experience new countries together. Thanks for the super giveaway opportunity.

    November 21, 2019
  • It is so important to teach yourchildren about different cultures.. My husband was an Englishmen so they learned all about the British culture and I am 2nd generation Hungarian so they have learned all about Eastern European customs and ancestry

    November 21, 2019
  • Learning about other cultures is awesome! These books sound great.

    November 21, 2019
  • I’m a teacher surrounded by children. One of my jobs is to teach them to read. Another is to teach them about the world we live in. I think these books would really help me to teach them about diversity of cultures, people, and broaden the view they have of what is outside our walls. Thanks for offering!

    November 21, 2019
  • What an amazing giveaway! Any school library will be lucky to receive this gift. We hope it’s us!

    November 21, 2019
  • What an exciting way to introduce children to worlds and cultures outside of their own! A wonderful series to own for any child.

    November 21, 2019
  • This is a wonderful series. I teach in a school that is starting to become rapidly diverse and this set of books is just what we need to help all students support one another with kindness and understanding.

    November 21, 2019
  • I love this! My child has parents from two different countries, so she knows that people celebrate differently — and this series would be great to teach her about families beyond ours.

    November 21, 2019
  • This would be great to share not just with ny kids but with my scouts as well.

    November 21, 2019
  • Our Winter reading incentive program theme is One World, Many Stories. These books would be perfect for my students!

    November 21, 2019
  • I would love to win thee books because my kids are really into learning about different countries and cultures right now.

    November 21, 2019
  • I love to learn about other cultures and would love even more if I could teach my daughter as much as possible as well!

    November 21, 2019
  • Would love to share these books with my nephews! We celebrate Jesus at Christmas – the true Reason for the season!

    November 21, 2019
  • I enjoy sharing my love of travel with my nieces. My husband is from Hungary, so we incorporate some of his family traditions.

    November 21, 2019
  • These are wonderful. There are certain traditions we carry on every year.

    November 22, 2019
  • This would be for my great niece who is of mixed race. I want her to learn about different cultures, and different types of people. I want her to learn all she can

    November 22, 2019
  • My nepgews would learn a lot from these the only cultueal thing we di now is some German food most of the rest was forgotten over the years it is a shame .

    November 22, 2019
  • I’m excited to win because my family is muticultural. I use family recipes to celebrate mine.

    November 22, 2019
  • What a fun way to teach my kids about other cultures. We are southern born and are living in Maine. At holiday time we return to our southern roots for decor and food

    November 22, 2019
  • My christmas is entirely cultural based on polish traditions.

    November 23, 2019
  • Raised our child in a multicultural environment and this is perfect!

    November 23, 2019

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