Contests & Giveaways | June 2019

contests-giveaways-badgeEach month we feature free and fun book contests and giveaways. We hope you will enjoy the following opportunities as well as the author and book resources available via

Win a free copy of United Tastes of America: An Atlas of Food Facts & Recipes from Every State! (Elementary)

Take a mouth-watering U.S. road trip and visit each of the 50 states, DC and territories with UNITED TASTES OF AMERICA, a new book celebrating the richness of America’s diversity with hundreds of local travel and food facts as well as a recipe from each state. From Pennsylvania Dutch pretzels to Louisiana gumbo, Oklahoma fry bread to Virginia peanut soup, each recipe is made simple by a step-by-step format and a full-color photograph of the finished dish. Plus the book includes a full-spread introduction to each state or territory featuring background about its culinary culture, brought to life with 325 illustrated food facts and maps, sections on kitchen skills, tools, a glossary of terms, and various indexes. An ideal tie-in to units on geography and maps.

Phaidon is giving away 5 copies of UNITED TASTES OF AMERICA. To enter, send an email to with your name, school or library, and mailing address using ‘United Tastes of America Giveaway’ as the subject line.

Deadline: June 14, 2019 (Open to US addresses)

Spend more time learning about the different Tastes of America with this fun activity guide


Win a free copy of The Root of Magic!(Elementary)

Willow and her family are stranded in the mysterious town of Kismet in this new middle-grade novel from Kathleen Benner Duble. After one too many coincidences, Willow discovers that the town isn’t just unusual — it’s magical. Should they leave the magic behind . . . or stay forever?
Delacorte Press is giving away 5 copies of The Root of Magic. To enter to win, click on this link.

Deadline: June 21, 2019 (Open to U.S. addresses)

Discover more magic of Willow journey throughout the book with this exciting discussion guide


Win a free copy of Michael Ian Black’s ‘I’m Feeling’ Series! (Elementary)

A girl, a flamingo, and a potato explore their emotions in New York Times bestselling author Michael Ian Black and illustrator Debbie Ridpath Ohi’s charming series about feelings.

Simon & Schuster is giving away a set of all 3 books in Michael Ian Black’s “I’m Feeling” series. To be entered to win, with your name, school or library, and mailing address, with ‘I’m Feeling Giveaway’ as the subject line.

Deadline: June 30, 2019  (Open to US addresses)

Create dialogue with this series starting with this compelling I’m Bored discussion guide


Win a copy of The Solar System: Out of This World with Science Activities for Kids! (Middle Grade)

Look up! What do you see? The sun, moon, stars, other planets? You’re checking out the solar system! The Solar System: Out of This World with Science Activities for Kids invites readers on a journey of a lifetime to explore the comets, meteors, asteroids, sun, planets, and moons that make up the solar system. While space seems far away, and really, it is, The Solar System brings it closer to the classroom with fun facts and engaging language kids will find exciting!

Nomad Press is giving away 20 copies of this latest title in the Build It Yourself series.

To enter, please email and include your physical address, the grade level or age group of the students you work with as well as the school where you work.

Deadline: June 30, 2019 (Open to US addresses)

Think of more ways to dive deep into The Solar System with this exciting activity guide

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One Response to Contests & Giveaways | June 2019

  1. Suzanne R. Costner June 8, 2019 at 1:51 pm #

    It would be amazing to win any of these titles!

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