Blog-A-Bration! Ivy + Bean: Break the Fossil Record

A couple of things that most young readers have an interest in: dinosaurs and world records. I was the same way. As a young reader growing up in the tiny town of Parma, Michigan, I can remember wearing out copies of The Guinness Book of World Records (I was always fascinated by the world’s tallest and shortest people), and I can remember reading and reading every dinosaur book in both our town and school library. I am finding today that the young readers I meet each year in my classroom are also giant fans of dinosaurs and world records.

Ivy and Bean Break the Fossil Record (Ivy and Bean, #3)

Annie Barrows has combine these two loves of mine in Ivy + Bean: Break the Fossil Record. The first time reading this book I kept thinking about how much I would have loved this book when I was a young reader. As I read Ivy + Bean: Break the Fossil Record I could picture myself in Miss Frey’s third grade classroom sharing this book with her.

If you are having a difficult time thinking about how to get your young readers started in the Ivy + Bean series, I suggest you start with book three. Who wouldn’t want to read a book that combines the awesomeness of dinosaur bones and world records?

Chronicle Books is giving away a copy of Ivy + Bean (book 2) as well as three sets of Ivy + Bean mini-notes. How cool is that?
Rules for the Giveaway
1. The giveaway will run from August 29 to 11:59 PM on September 1.
2. You must be at least 13.
3. Please pay it forward.

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The winner of the giveaway will be entered to win the grand prize giveaway from Chronicle Books.

A complete set of Ivy and Bean hardcover books signed by Annie Barrows
1 Ivy and Bean Paper Doll Play Set
1 Ivy and Bean Button Factory
1 Ivy and Bean READ Poster signed by Annie Barrows
Set of Ivy and Bean Silly Bandz
Set of Ivy and Bean stickers

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