Geeta Raj brings an 11-year career in international development and humanitarian assistance to The Global Sleepover series, including over 8 years as a Senior Program Analyst with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).
Maureen Grenier is a free-lance writer, editor and researcher, which gives her the time to write mystery stories. She has finished several and finalized three—two mystery books for children, which she also illustrated, and a murder mystery for adults. With plenty more to come from
Enter to win one of two copies of Andrea Montalbano‘s Soccer Sisters: Lily Out of Bounds.
“With the help of teammates, friends and the Soccer Sisters Code, a list of ten unbreakable rules to live and play by, the tween protagonists wrestle with fitting in, standing out, and staying strong … on and off the field.”
Giveaway begins October 27, 2012, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends November 24, 2012, at 11:59 P.M. PST.
It’s World Cup Soccer time! Which means that there is a good chance you know someone who is suffering from World Cup Fever. This is one kind of fever that can’t be treated with medicine. It must be treated with a high dose of, you guessed it, soccer. Soccer in any form you can get it: watching the game, playing the game, talking about the game, dreaming about the game, and reading about the game. Yep, that’s right, reading about the game.
No matter which team you go for (GO SOCCEROOS!), here is a team of books (complete with publisher’s synopsis) to whet the appetite of any young soccer enthusiast: