Covers and Cupcakes #12: The Selection Series

Audrey Hollister as America Singer; cover model for the books

 

 

Seven years ago, Kiera Cass revealed a fun fact with readers about her main characters from The Selection series. She shared their birthdays! And guess who’s birthday is February 26th? The one and only, America Singer!! This year we thought to honor America with her very own Covers and Cupcakes post!

 

 

 

 

 

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Blog Tour + Mini Review + Covers and Cupcakes #11

Hello! Welcome to the OF CURSES AND KISSES Blog Tour 

hosted by the

💖Sandhya’s Sweethearts💖 Street Team!

I’m so glad to finally be able to gush about this fabulous book! I was lucky enough to receive an ARC of this last year and completely fell in love with this contemporary retelling of Beauty and the Beast. It has everything you would expect of a Sandhya Menon novel: lovable characters, swoony romance, and celebration of diversity. If there is one retelling you read in 2020, make it Of Curses and Kisses!

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Review: My Grandma and Me (picture book) for MCBD 2020

Hello all! Today is Multicultural Children’s Book Day and we couldn’t be more excited to participate in this event. Thank you so much to the MCBD Team for including us in this celebration!

Multicultural Children’s Book Day 2020 (1/31/20) is in its 7thyear! This non-profit children’s literacy initiative was founded by Valarie Budayr and Mia Wenjen; two diverse book-loving moms who saw a need to shine the spotlight on all of the multicultural books and authors on the market while also working to get those book into the hands of young readers and educators.

Seven years in, MCBD’s mission is to raise awareness of the ongoing need to include kids’ books that celebrate diversity in homes and school bookshelves continues.

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