Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Fantasy Middle Grade Book Giveaway! The Girl Who Drank the Moon

 
The Girl Who Drank the Moon
by Kelly Barnhill
Algonquin Young Readers
2016
 
Simply magnificent!
 
I have TWO FREE copies of this exciting middle grade stand alone title. Kelly Barnhill has accomplished sheer magic with The Girl Who Drank the Moon. I feel it is the best fantasy since Harry Potter! Can anyone say Texas Bluebonnet? This is THE book everyone will be talking about. Magical, poignant, sweet, and soaring, the prose sings off the pages like poetry! scroll down to see my review of this title.

For a chance to win, simply post a comment to the blog. Please include your first name, email, city and state. Deadline for posts is noon MST on Thursday, September 8. Winners are chosen randomly by Randomizer. Please check your email the afternoon of September 8. Winners have 24 hours to respond to my email. Books will ship from New York.

What are you waiting for! Start posting and good luck! Pamela

86 comments:

  1. I started reading it last night and stayed up way too late! I can tell it's one I will need multiple copies of for my 2100 students!

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  2. I have heard so much buzz about this book!!! I would love to win a copy!!!

    Sharon
    sharondressel@gmail.com
    Mansfield, Texas

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  3. I have heard so much buzz about this book!!! I would love to win a copy!!!

    Sharon
    sharondressel@gmail.com
    Mansfield, Texas

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  4. I have heard so much buzz about this book!!! I would love to win a copy!!!

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  5. I added this to my "to-read" list!
    Jennifer
    jvalero@rgv.rr.com
    Edinburg
    Texas

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  6. I would love to read this.
    Karen
    karen.nicholson@smusd.org
    San Marcos, CA

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  7. Can't wait to read this!
    Bernadette
    trammellb@lisd.net
    The Colony, TX

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  9. I'm always looking to add great new titles to my classroom library!
    Tracy
    Maillouxt@nps.k12.ma.us
    Nantucket, MA

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  10. So, so excited about this one (and so are my kids)!

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    1. Maggi
      librarymaggi@gmail.com
      Ann Arbor, MI

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  11. I would love to win this book. I am a middle school librarian and I would love to have this book for my library.
    vickie.blankenship@gmail.com
    Marion NC

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  12. I NEED this book!
    Taryn
    Spaketb@gmail.com
    Memphis, TN

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  13. Can't wait to read this!
    Jamie
    rferrante@ma.rr.com
    Erie, PA

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  14. This book seems to be a "must read" of the summer. I have just started reading it. I am a 6th grade teacher who would love to add this book to my classroom library!

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  15. This sounds perfect for my students! I got the preview from Amazon and will have to buy the rest.
    Sandi
    sandi.prescott@arapahoecharter.org
    Arapahoe, NC

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  16. You had me with the comparison to Harry Potter. Love fantasy!
    Suzanne
    suzannercostner@gmail.com
    Maryville, TN

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  17. Sounds great!

    Karen
    rinke@saint-johns.net
    Lawrence, KS

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  18. The book sounds amazing! Thank you!

    Jackie Torres
    Jmt047@gmail.com
    Brownsville, TX

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  19. I'd like to add this book to my classroom library!

    Carrie
    petalbypetal11@gmail.com
    Las Vegas, NV

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  20. I keep seeing this book everywhere in the blogoshpere, and can't wait to read it!

    Tiffany
    tiff.c.williams@gmail.com
    Steger, IL

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  21. I keep seeing this book everywhere in the blogoshpere, and can't wait to read it!

    Tiffany
    tiff.c.williams@gmail.com
    Steger, IL

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  22. Need to jump on this bandwagon and read based on all of the positive and shiny reviews.

    Alicia
    aabdul810@yahoo.com
    Albany, NY

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  23. Can't wait to read this one. Thanks for all you do.

    Chrissy
    postema@aaps.k12.mi.us
    Ann Arbor MI

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  24. Can't wait to read this!
    Heathermurfee@gmail.com
    Chesterfield, VA
    Librarian

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  25. So excited that it is finally out in the wild! I've been waiting to read this and book it forward.

    Kelly Spector
    kspector@nacpdolphins.org
    Canoga Park, CA
    Librarian

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  26. So excited that it is finally out in the wild! I've been waiting to read this and book it forward.

    Kelly Spector
    kspector@nacpdolphins.org
    Canoga Park, CA
    Librarian

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  27. Can't wait to see what the buzz is all about!
    Sara
    Swmomaha@gmail.com
    Omaha,NE

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  28. This book just jumped to the top of my to-read list!

    Amy Louthan
    allouthan@gmail.com
    Alvin, TX

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  29. Can't wait to win this one!
    Sandra
    Sandraca@ccisd.com
    Copperas Cove, TX

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  30. Would love this
    Olive
    woodwardo@doversherborn.org
    DOVER, MA

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  31. Looks so good!!

    Catherine
    csorensen@scarsdaleschools.org
    Scarsdale, NY

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  32. This book looks amazing and I would love to share it with my students!

    Kerry
    Kferguson@blessedsacrament.org
    Walpole, MA

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  33. Can't wait to read this one.
    Loreli
    lstochaj@summit.k12.nj.us
    Summit, NJ

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  34. Sounds like a great read!
    Fallon
    farimafarokhi@usd475.org
    Junction City, KS

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  35. This new book sounds absolutely like a "READ ALOUD" now book! Cannot wait to share it!
    Kathie Shepoka
    kathleen.shepoka@ops.org

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  36. Sounds like a great one, looking forward to checking it out.

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  37. Sounds like a great one, looking forward to checking it out.

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  38. Chrissy
    christina.adkins@abileneisd.org
    Abilene, TX

    I haven't seen this kind of hype about a book in a long while. I CANNOT wait to get my hands on a copy!!

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  39. I'd love a copy!
    Lana
    Lanadmr5@yahoo.com
    Indpls, IN

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  40. Cover art looks amazing! I can't wait to read it!!!

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  41. Angie Hunt
    Amhunt0113@gmail.com
    Woodbridge,VA

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  42. Looks great! I trust your opinion, so I have to have it.
    Sandy B.
    sbrand01@sisd.net
    El Paso, TX

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  43. Looks like a good book!

    Cassie H.
    cassiehileman(at)hotmail(dot)com
    Houston, TX

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  44. Can't wait to read this latest from Kelly Barnhill
    Jay Cruz
    note2jay(at)gmail(dot)com
    Rockaway Park, NY

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  45. Terry
    tholyoke@breweredu.org
    Brewer, Maine

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  46. Sounds interesting? Harry Potter!! Hope I win a book!?!?!
    Kay
    kayhones@yahoo.com
    SF, CA

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  47. Would love to share with my students. Thanks for the chance to win.
    Jen
    jenretkawallace@gmail.com
    Waconia, MN

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  48. Sounds amazing!
    Patty
    pattyj178@comcast.net
    Olympia, WA

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  49. Alicia
    aabdul810@yahoo.com
    Albany, NY

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  50. Can't wait to read this.

    Wendy
    Wlavenda.carroll@gmail.com
    Yarmouthport, MA

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  51. Karen kpaterson@anthonyisd.net Anthony, TX

    The Girl Who Drank the Moon looks wonderful. I would love a copy!

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  52. I'm looking forward to reading this and hoping my kids will love it!

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  53. This looks like a great read! Our library desperately needs new titles!
    Marie Marx
    MMARX@gboe.org
    Garfield, NJ

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  54. Can't wait to read it.

    Rugh Homer

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  55. Looks terrific!
    lynne.mchale@mybedford.us
    Ann Arbor, MI

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  56. Sounds wonderful!
    Sue Crean
    creans@brookfieldps.org
    Brookfield, CT

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  57. Girl who drank the moon has been all over social media in the past few weeks and I have NOT been able to put my hands on her yet! Help a reader out!
    Colette
    ceason@dallasisd.org

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  58. This sounds like a must read. It will be on my list.

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  59. Robin from Copperas Cove, Texas, robin@ccisd.com -
    this would be a great book for our middle grade kids looking for more fantasy! Thanks for the opportunity.

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  60. I have been hearing amazing things about this book. I can't wait to read it. Thanks for the chance to win a copy. :)

    Jess, haightjess at gmail dot com, New Fairfield, CT.

    ~Jess

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  61. My students would be so excited to have this book in their library, especially if I told them it was won!

    C.D. Bridges, cdb1661@yahoo.com Elmhurst, NY

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  62. Looks great!
    Maggie
    Fort Worth, TX
    maggie.knapp@gmail.com

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  63. My students would be very excited if this book found its way to our library!
    Sherry
    Melrose Park, Illinois
    Sejnosts@d83.org

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  64. Thanks for your reviews. I can't wait to read this one!
    Johnna
    South Brunswick, NJ
    @k5Librarian

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  65. Love books that are peer review approved. Thanks!

    Julie
    Smithton, MO
    demarcoj@smithton.k12.mo.us

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  66. Fantasy is still our top genre--but the students are becoming more and more sophisticated in deciding what is great fantasy. I can't wait to read this!

    Barb Gogan
    Sudbury, MA
    barbara_gogan@sudbury.k12.ma.us

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  67. Fantasy is still our top genre--but the students are becoming more and more sophisticated in deciding what is great fantasy. I can't wait to read this!

    Barb Gogan
    Sudbury, MA
    barbara_gogan@sudbury.k12.ma.us

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  68. Thank you!
    Michelle
    Gallatin, MO
    manthuis@gallatin.k12.mo.us

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  69. "The Girl Who Drank the Moon"
    I hope it is in my library soon!

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  70. I have heard SO much about this book!!! I can't wait to read it and add it to our Name That Book Contest title list for next year, I think it might work for both the gr. 3-6 contest and the middle school contest.....

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  71. Andrea

    Looks fabulous!
    agautschi@edcoe.org
    Placerville, CA

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  72. Looks fantastic! I can't wait to read it.

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  73. This book sounds amazing. I am always searching for titles to direct my junior highers to after they finish Harry Potter!

    Brian
    bjohnson3@sdale.org
    Springdale, Arkansas

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  74. Would love to add this to my school library's collection

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  75. I've heard such good things! I can't wait to read this!
    Michelle
    kelley.michelle@live.com
    Chico, CA

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  76. This book sounds so intriguing!!! I would so love to win a copy!!
    Gigi
    gk5476@culpeperschools.org
    Culpeper, VA

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  77. This book is getting lots of buzz. As many others have commented, "I would love to win a copy. It would be a great addition for one of the schools I work at.

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  78. Would love to win a copy! Looks like an amazing story : )
    Lisa
    richardsl@voorhees.k12.nj.us
    Voorhees, NJ

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  79. A middle-grade successor to Harry Potter? I'm in!
    Chrissy from Ann Arbor, Michigan
    postema@aaps.k12.mi.us

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  80. I would love to win a copy of the book. Thank you!
    blemon@473mail.net

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  81. Sounds like a great book. We would LOVE a copy here at Ithaca Wisconsin.
    walkjoy@ithaca.k12.wi.us
    Thanks!

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  82. Thanks for the chance to win :)
    Lynn.
    mitchelll@citrus.k12.fl.us
    Crystal River, Florida
    lm

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  83. This would be great to share with all of the middle school libraries in my district. Thank you!
    Patti Stein
    District Librarian
    San Lorenzo Unified
    pstein@slzusd.org

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