12 Days of Christmas – Day 4

Welcome to day 4 of our Christmas Giveaway. You can still enter previous days. Anyone who enters all 12 days go in the draw to win a voucher from Boomerang Books: Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 To enter, answer the following question: What book is the top of your wish list this Christmas? Enter READ MORE

12 Days of Christmas – Day 3

Welcome to Day 3 of our Christmas giveaway. You can still enter Day 1 and Day 2. We have another prize! Everyone who enters every single day will go into the draw to win a voucher from Boomerang Books. To enter, answer the following question: What is your favourite Christmas carol or song? Enter with READ MORE

12 Days of Christmas – Day 1

Welcome to Day 1 of our 12 Days of Christmas giveaway. To enter, answer the following question: What do you put on the top of your Christmas Tree? Enter with your name, email address, and state in the form below. By entering, you agree to the conditions here. Day 1 Prize Lizzy’s Dragon by Melissa READ MORE

12 Days of Christmas Giveaway

The Just Write for Kids team is proud to announce our first Christmas Giveaway. We have gathered together 12 members of the Just Write for Kids Facebook group who have generously offered to give away a copy of one of their books just in time for Christmas. Every day for 12 days, starting on December READ MORE

#InterviewByBook with Melissa Gijsbers

#LizzysDragon #BooksOnTour #BlogTour #Day6 Just Write For Kids is happy to welcome back Melissa Gijsbers to provide us with some final insights into her exciting junior fantasy fiction, Lizzy’s Dragon! Hope you’ve all enjoyed the blog tour! 🙂 Title: Lizzy’s Dragon Author: Melissa Gijsbers Illustrator: Kylie Leane Publisher: Stone Table Books Genre: Fantasy Age Group: READ MORE

An Excerpt from Lizzy’s Dragon PLUS Giveaway!

#LizzysDragon #BooksOnTour #BlogTour #Day5 The growing bond between Lizzy and Bubbles, and the moment when she discovers her new pet’s special abilities… Lizzy wrapped her arms around Bubbles’ neck. ‘You’re the only one I can talk to, I’m so glad I found your egg.’ Bubbles wrapped one of his front feet around her and nuzzled READ MORE

Lizzy’s Dragon Craft: How to Make a Dragon Egg

#LizzysDragon #BooksOnTour #BlogTour #Day4 How to Make a Dragon Egg What do you know about dragons? Do you know any dragons in books or movies? What do like / dislike about them? What similarities to dragons have to lizards? What about dinosaurs? One thing they all have in common is that they lay eggs. But READ MORE

Lizzy’s Dragon Activity: Dragon Profile and Story

#LizzysDragon #BooksOnTour #BlogTour #Day4 Create a Dragon Profile and Narrative Writing What would be your ideal kind of dragon? What would it look like? What special abilities would it have? Do you know how to care for a dragon? What would you feed it? Where would it live? What kinds of things would you do READ MORE

Author Article by Melissa Gijsbers: Creating Bubbles

#LizzysDragon #BooksOnTour #BlogTour #Day3 How does such an inventive, mystical creature such as the beautiful Bubbles enter an author’s consciousness? Find out how Melissa’s water dragon emerged, PLUS check out the #bookgiveaway details below! 😃 🌈 🐉 Creating Bubbles by Melissa Gijsbers It’s been quite a while since I’ve read a lot of fantasy, and READ MORE

Lizzy’s Dragon Book Giveaway!

#LizzysDragon #BooksOnTour #BlogTour #Day2 It’s a #BookGiveaway!!! For your chance to WIN a signed copy of Lizzy’s Dragon by Melissa Gijsbers, suitable for ages 7+, comment below, on social media or any participating blog in the tour, with your response to “What mythical creature would you love to have as a pet?”. Don’t forget to READ MORE