Saturday, February 14, 2015

A Valentine's Day Gift for Teachers

Middle Grade Authors Love Teachers.


Because we know that....

So to thank you for all you do to help spread the love of reading to young people, a group of middle grade authors wants to give you a Valentine's Day present:


Yes, this is the world's first super duper giant #MGAuthorsLoveTeachers book giveaway.


Just leave your name and email address in the comments here...


Share or RT this post on Twitter with the hashtag #MGAuthorsLoveTeachers

That's it!

You'll be entered in the drawing.

But hurry.

The drawing will end at 11:59 p.m. on February 18. 

(School librarians eligible, too, btw.)

Oh, and one more thing:

Here are the books, donated and signed by the authors (who love teachers):

The Gossip File by Anna Staniszewski

The Way to Stay in Destiny by Augusta Scattergood

On the Road to Mr. Mineo's by Me (Barbara O'Connor)

Blue Birds by Caroline Starr Rose

Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson

Paper Things by Jennifer Richard Jacobson

Hot to Outswim a Shark Without a Snorkel by Jess Keating

Emmanuel's Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah by Laurie Ann Thompson; Illustrated by Sean Quails

Random Body Parts: Gross Anatomy Riddles in Verse by Leslie Bulion; Illustrated by Mike Lowery

Beetle Busters: A Rogue Insect and the People Who Track It by Loree Griffin Burns; Photographed by Ellen Harasimowicz

Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt

Mark of the Thief by Jennifer Nielsen

Wish Girl by Nikki Loftin

Why'd They Wear That: Fashion as the Mirror of History by Sarah Albee

One Witch at a Time by Stacy DeKeyser

Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech

AND guess what??

YA Authors Love Teachers, Too!

They're having a huge giveaway, too!

Go HERE to enter.

A very special THANK YOU to author Lynda Mullaly Hunt for organizing this wonderful Valentine's Day Teacher Book Giveaway. 

P.S. Books will be mailed separately by each author. Winners will be announced on Feb. 19 on Lynda's blog. 


Es said...

Would love to win! Thank you for giving me a chance!

Kimberley said...

What's not to love?! Thank you!

Melanie Roy said...

Happy Valentine's Day to incredibly talented and thoughtful authors! Thank you for this wonderful opportunity!

Amy Benoit said...

YES! What a treasure trove of titles! We, here at the Worcester Arts Magnet School, would LOVE to win this fabulous collection. Since Worcester IS currently the snowiest city, our students will have many great reading opportunities during the shoveling out period. Thanks for the consideration!,us


Paige Y. said...

What a sweet thing to do and what a fabulous set of books!

Ms. Vanderwall said...

What a nice treat! Thanks!!!


Donna Miller said...

Wow! Great Valentine's Day present. Those of us who are snowed in will lots to read! Thanks! said...

What an amazing collection of books! My students would really enjoy an upgrade to our class library. Thank you for the opportunity.

Donna Macdonald said...

Sending warm Valentine's Day thanks from frigid Vermont.

Janet Ellis said...

My students would jump for joy if we won these books!

Holly Mueller said...

We love you, too!!!!

Deb Day said...

Would love to win this bundle for my classroom! Thank you!

dianeg said...

Middle School librarians love y'all too!
Diane Geddings

Chelsea said...

My kids would love this!

Anonymous said...

Authors are awesome! Would so appreciate having these books in my classroom to share with students.
Jenny Butler

Deb Gaby said...

Authors are teachers' rock stars!

Brian Fernandes said...

A Great collection to add to my classroom library to engage my young readers. Can't wait for Barbara O'Connor's visit to Hampden Meadows in March!

Tamah Calhoun said...

Thank you so very much for this wonderful opportunity to win such great, signed titles. We are all very grateful.


Karen said...

I would love an autographed book to give away to one of the colleagues I coach.
You rock (I've known that for a long time!), but so do all these other authors!!

Jennifer Reed said...

Such a wonderful idea!!

Cory Eckert said...

And we love you!

Anonymous said...

Crossing my fingers.
Sharyl Renner

Melissa Sears said...

Squee! Hope it's me!

Kristine Kliewer said...

Thank you for this opportunity!

Kristine Kliewer

Barbara said...

I would LOVE to win this collection. Thank you for the opportunity!


Margo Jantzi said...

What a gracious gift--Teachers Librarians and Authors

A winning TRIO!

Cathy Benge said...

I teach 6th grade literature and I'd ❤️ to win!

Denise said...

Wow - this is awesome! Would love to win.

Room 20 Wild Readers said...

This is amazing! Thanks for the opportunity. Would love to win.

Eileen Csongradi said...

Thanks for thinking of us!

Anonymous said...

Thank you for this opportunity! My students woul love these books! Sue

Debbie LittleJohn said...

What an awesome give away! Thank you!

Anonymous said...

Thank you for the opportunity.

Anonymous said...

What a great opportunity - thanks!