Monday, April 12, 2010

MORE Books in NCBLA's Exquisite Corpse Adventure Mystery Author Contest Prize Pack!!

Here are Some of the Amazing Books Your Kids Can Win for Their School or Classroom Library in The NCBLA  Exquisite Corpse Adventure  
Mystery Writer Contest!!

The National Children's Book and Literacy Alliance includes the following titles in the grand prize of over $600 of amazing books that will be given to The Exquisite Corpse Adventure Mystery Writer contest winner for his or her school or classroom library! 


When Your Reach Me by Rebecca Stead  (hardcover) 

Ashley Bryan: Words to My Life's Song written and illustrated by Ashley Bryant with Bill McGuinness  (hardcover)

 Hook written and illustrated by Ed Young (hardcover)

Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Line (hardcover) 

Book Fiesta!: Celebrate Children's Day/Book Day;Celebremos El dia de los ninos/El dia  de los libros by Pat Mora, illustrated by Rafael Lopez (hardcover) 

Cycle of Rice, Cycle of Life: A Story of Sustainable Farming by Jan Reynolds  (hardcover)

Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice by Phillip M. Hoose (hardcover) 


Return to Sender by Julia Alverez  (hardcover)

The Lion and the Mouse written and illustrated by Jerry Pickney 


My Abuelita by Tony Johnston, illustrated by Yuyi Morales (hardcover)


When Marian Sang: The True Recital of Marian Anderson by Pat Munoz Ryan, illustrated by Brian Selznick (hardcover) 

Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream by Tanya Lee Stone (hardcover)

Esperanza renace;Esperanza Rising by Pat Munoz Ryan ( Spanish paperback edition)

Marching for Freedom: Walk Together and Don't You Grow Weary by Elizabeth Partridge (hardcover)

The Young Writer's Companion by Sarah Ellis, illustrated by Juan Fitzherbert (paperback-the NCBLA will give the Mystery Writer Winners enough copies of this inspiring creative writing journal for the students in one classroom) 

From Reader to Writer:  Teaching Writing Through Classic Children's Books by Sarah Ellis (paperback- the NCBLA will supply one copy each for the Mystery Writer Contest winner's teacher and school librarian)

And last but not least the winner will receive a copy of the NCBLA's awarding-winning book Our White House: Looking In, Looking Out! One hundred and eight nationally renowned authors and illustrators tell the story of America using the White House and the Presidency as it unifying theme. Read more about Our White House at!

Read The Exquisite Corpse Adventure free online at:

Find the The Exquisite Corpse Adventure Educational Resource Center at:

Find out all the The Exquisite Corpse Adventure Mystery Writer Rules at:

. . . and keep reading the NCBLA blog to find all the clues your kids need to find out the Mystery Writer's identity!