Monday, August 11, 2014

Giveaway: I Heart Band #4: Crushes, Codas and Corsages by Michelle Schusterman


Disclosure / Disclaimer: I received this book, free of charge, from Penguin Young Readers group for his blog. No other compensation, monetary or in kind, has been received or implied for this post. Nor was I told how to post about it


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And now for a kid's book, with a Louisiana link
(we LOVE playing 6 Degrees of Separation down here!)-
the author attended sixth grade at St. Rosalie’s Catholic School in New Orleans,
and was in the band there! So give her a shout out LA. peeps!

This final installment of the series comes out September 11th!

I Heart Band #4: Crushes, Codas and Corsages cover


Synopsis:

Former band director Michelle Schusterman ends her adorable series about middleschool band geeks with the perfect coda!


The band has been preparing for their big regional competition all year and it's time for all of their work to pay off. On top of preparing for competition, Holly is excited to go to the Spring Dance with Owen, but is he still interested after meeting a new girl at art camp over spring break? Holly and friends band together to have an amazing end to their seventh grade year.


I Heart Band  series books 1-3

About the Series:

There are 4 books in this light hearted series aimed at middle graders!
Book 1- I Heart Band-Holly Mead’s first day of seventh grade and having cometition in band
Book 2- Friends, Fugues, and Fortune Cookies- a band bake sale and the horrors of your friend/enemy getting asked to the dance by your crush

Book 3- Sleepovers, Solos, and Sheet MusicThe band is off to New Orleans (!!!) for a competition  and Holly's crush is now dating her friend.

This series would be a lovely back to school or Christmas gift set, for the younger band member, but kids ages 8-12 will all be able to relate to the issues of being a pre-teen!

About the Author:

Michelle Schusterman is a former band director and forever band geek, dating back to when she first picked up a pair of drumsticks in the sixth grade. Now Michelle writes books, screenplays, and music. She lives in New York City with her husband (and band mate) and their chocolate lab (who is more of a vocalist).Check out her website for more info on her books!

Giveaway:

One lucky BTHM reader will win this book BEFORE it is released!
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Thanks for entering this giveaway!

1 comment:

  1. Never been in a band.thanks. saubleb(at)gmail(dot)com

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