Leap Into Books Giveaway Hop!


KBN is hopping and participating in a bookgiveway. Join me and BookHounds along with other bloggers as we share great books and prizes with you!



For a chance to win Charlie Bumpers vs. The Really Nice Gnome all you have to do is:
Follow, Share and Leave a Comment.
Offer expires 3/7/16




Charlie Bumpers vs. The Really Nice Gnome
Bill Harley
BIBLIO: 2014, Peachtree Publishers, Ages 9 to 12, $6.95.
FORMAT: Middle Grade
ISBN:  9781561458318

Charlie Bumpers is in Mrs. Burke’s fourth grade class. He liked her just fine but she had a lot of strict rules. Every year Mrs. Burke’s class presented a play. There were props costumes and the like. Parents would even come to see. This year’s play was The Sorcerer’s Castle. Charlie wanted to be the evil sorcerer Kragon but instead he was assigned the Really Nice Gnome part. And, on top of that, he had a lot of lines to learn. Charlie attempted to trade with some of his willing classmates but Mrs. Burke wouldn’t allow it.

Charlie spoke with his mother who encouraged him to take on this big role, but Charlie was determined to make a change. He and Tommy, a classmate, devised a plan to make the story humorous. The plan was to add some new lines and hopefully get the approval of Mrs. Burke. Will their plan work or will Charlie get stuck being the really boring nice gnome?

Author Bill Harley has created a hilarious story built just for boys. This quick easy read has heart and the characters are completely relatable and loveable. Black and white illustrations can be found throughout the pages and help keep the story intriguing. Parents, teachers and caregivers could present this as a read-aloud project.

Courtesy of ChildrensLit.com



<!-- end LinkyTools script –>

The Neophyte Writer

The Neophyte Writer
Resources For Writers

Social Nudge is all about you!

Social Nudge is all about you!
I'll help you spread your good news.

Blogher Influencer

The Cybils 2016

The Cybils 2016
KBN Is A Panelist

The Brown Bookshelf

The Brown Bookshelf
Celebrating African American Authors

WNDB

#WeNeedDiverseBooks

Embrace Diversity

Embrace Diversity

Multicultural Bloggers

Multicultural Bloggers

KidLit Con 2016

KidLit Con 2016
Fun was had by all!

World Read-A-Loud Day 2/16/17

World Read-A-Loud Day 2/16/17
See how you can participate.

DiversifYa

International Book Giving Day 2/14

International Book Giving Day 2/14
#bookgivingday

MCCBD 2017

MCCBD 2017
Fun was had by all!