Winner Announcement 9/8/22

Congratulations to Jolene Gutiérrez winner of the triple middle grade giveaway from Fleur Bradley, Alda P. Dobbs and Jessica Speer! You’ll be getting DAYBREAK ON RAVEN ISLAND, THE OTHER SIDE OF THE RIVER, and MIDDLE SCHOOL- SAFETY GOOGLES ADVISED. Don’t miss the quadruple Picture Book Giveaway that I shared this with with amazing authors JulieContinue reading “Winner Announcement 9/8/22”

Quadruple Picture Book Giveaway

I’ve been lucky to meet some amazing people in the world of publishing and while interviewing over 50 authors and illustrators in the past year and a half, my readers have been the lucky recipients of some very generous giveaways. Today brings one that is special for many reasons and includes 4 previously interviewed authorsContinue reading “Quadruple Picture Book Giveaway”

Winner Announcement 8/19/22

Before I announce the winner of the giveaway from Renée LaTulippe, I want to give a huge shout out to her and all the people who were kind enough to leave a comment. She clearly inspires so many of us in the kidlit community. I thank everyone who took the time to read our interviewContinue reading “Winner Announcement 8/19/22”

Welcome Author-Illustrator Kaz Windness – Giveaway Alert 🌟🌟 second chance!

Please note: Kaz has a second rafflecopter giveaway now open through 7/10/22. https://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/dbdc290e2/ I’m taking a pool day so this is a repeat interview with a ✨New✨ giveaway! I’m happy to have Kaz Windness on the blog. Her creativity is inspiring and fun. It’s hard to think about her without smiling; spending time with herContinue reading “Welcome Author-Illustrator Kaz Windness – Giveaway Alert 🌟🌟 second chance!”

SWIM, JIM! Blog Tour!!! — Random Acts of Windness

It’s SWIM, JIM! blog tour time!!! Be sure to watch for the blog interviews and enter to win this awesome gift package pictured below. – 1 signed copy of SWIM, JIM!– 1 crocodile plush with bubble noises– 1 inner tube floatie– 1 crocodile bubble fidget– 1 Jim lapel pin– 2 Jim stickers– 2 Jim cards– […]Continue reading “SWIM, JIM! Blog Tour!!! — Random Acts of Windness”

Winner Announcements 12/29/21

Congratulations Aundra Tomlins, winner of the picture book critique from Jennifer Buchet, author of LITTLE MEDUSA’S HAIR DO-LEMMA, illustrated by Cassie Chancey. Please email me ljrwritenow at G mail to arrange for your prize! Readers, please join me in thanking all the generous, creative authors and illustrators who shared their inspiration on the blog thisContinue reading “Winner Announcements 12/29/21”

Winner Announcement 12/13/21

Congratulations to Angela C. Hawkins winner of the fabulous giveaway from The Wandering Jellyfish Bookstore in Niwot, Colorado. Pictured below is the bookstore swag plus books that are included in the prize! Huge shoutout to Carrisa Mina and Jerilyn Patterson co-owners of this new store! Follow the store on Twitter and Instagram @Twjbookshop Angela, pleaseContinue reading “Winner Announcement 12/13/21”

Winner Announcement 8/23/21

Congratulations to Amy Benoit, winner of a picture book critique and the brand new book SO YOU WANT TO BUILD A LIBRARY from author Lindsay Leslie, illustrated by Aviel Basil! Who doesn’t love a double-giveaway to celebrate back-to-school? Amy, please email me ljrwritenow @gmail.com with your address so that I can facilitate your prize. Don’tContinue reading “Winner Announcement 8/23/21”

Winner Announcement 8/9/2021

Congratulations Fleur Bradley winner of a prize that is 65 million years in the making: JACK HORNER, DINOSAUR HUNTER! from author Sophia Gholz and illustrated by Dave Shephard. Don’t miss other open giveaways from authors Tara Lazar, Lindsay Leslie, and Becky Scharnhorst. And stop by tomorrow for my interview with Sylvia Liu.

Winner Announcement 5/10/21

Congratulations to Dea Brayden winner of LET LIBERTY RISE, How America’s School Children Helped Save the Statue of Liberty, illustrated by Chuck Groenink. Congratulations to Kyla Clark, winner of the swag bag giveaway from Rosie Pova, author of SUNDAY RAIN, illustrated by Amariah Rauscher. Winners, please email me at ljrwritenow @ gmail.com so that IContinue reading “Winner Announcement 5/10/21”