12 Days of Christmas – Winners

12 Days of Christmas

Thank you to everyone who entered our 12 Days of Christmas promotion. It was really hard choosing the winners!

The winners and their answers are below. We will contact you for your mailing address so we can send you your prizes. We have also included links to where you can buy a copy of these books.

Day 1:

Prize: Lizzy’s Dragon by Melissa Gijsbers

Winner: Jessica Craig

She has a Dr Who weeping angel on the top of her tree!

Day 2:

Prize: The Book of Secrets by A.L. Tait

Winner: Karl Hurcum

He has a theme for his Christmas tree with Roald Dahl book covers

Day 3:

Prize: Digby and the Yodelayhee… Who? by Renee Price

Winner: Erin Bond

Her favourite Christmas song is Silent Night as she taught herself to play it on the piano as a kid

Day 4:

Prize: Lily Fabourama Glamourama by Emma Mactaggart

Winner: Jeanette Stampone

She wants a book chosen by her boys… they are a better pick than she is!

On this day, we have a special bonus. Natalie Hollis said the book Finn and Puss by Robert Vescio was at the top of her list. Robert has generously donated a copy of this book to send her!

Day 5:

Prize: Jack McCool, The Amulet of Athlone by R.E. Devine

Winner: Elizabeth Streten

She loves all the Summer fruits that are available at Christmas time: cherries, mangoes, raspberries, strawberries, blueberries and more!

Day 6:

Prize: Daddy and the World’s Longest Poo by Brydie Wright

Winner: Sharna Carter

Her favourite Christmas character is Mr Hanky the Christmas Poo

Day 7:

Prize: Ruby Lane by R.J. Simon

Winner: Kellie Nissen

The best book she received for Christmas was “My Dad couldn’t read – but one year he went, by himself, into a bookshop and asked the people who worked there to recommend a book for me (I was 8 at the time, I think) because he didn’t want me to miss out on what he had missed. The book he bought was the first of The Famous Five series by Enid Blyton (Five search for treasure, or something …). I ended up getting the whole set eventually – still have them.”

Day 8:

Prize: Bro by Helen Chebatte

Winner: Sue Watson

The worst Christmas gift she received was a can of WD40!

Day 9:

Prize: Rhymes with Sketching by Adam Wallace

Winner: Amanda Lieber

Her favourite Christmas tradition is getting up before everyone else and having a quiet cuppa tea, reading my new ‘holiday’ book

Day 10:

Prize: You Can Do It Joey by Kerry Malone

Winner: Shaye Wardrop

Her favourite Christmas themed story is Merry Everything by Tania McCartney

Day 11:

Prize: Frankie Dupont and the Mystery at Enderby Manor by Julie Anne Grasso

Winner: Kaye Baillie

The decorations outside her house is an old watering can as their front yard is just dirt as they wait for landscaping.

Day 12:

Prize: Emerald Child by Karen Hughes

Winner: Chantel Hills

Her best part of Christmas is watching her little boy spend time with his family who doesn’t see him too often.

Bonus Prize:

And finally, but not least, the winner, who entered ALL 12 DAYS, has been randomly selected to WIN a Boomerang Books voucher.

Winner: Amanda Smyth

Congratulations to all the winners. You will be contacted shortly for your mailing address.

Special thanks to all our wonderful contributors who so generously donated one of their precious book treasures to spread the joy this season!

Enjoy, and Merry Christmas from the team and writing community at Just Write For Kids! 🙂 x

12 Days of Christmas – Day 12

Welcome to Day 12 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:

To enter, answer the following question:

What is the best part of Christmas?

Enter with your name, email address, and state in the form below.

By entering, you agree to the conditions here.

Day 12 Prize:

Emerald Child by Karen Hughes

A HIDDEN ISLAND. A FORGOTTEN CHILD. A KINGDOM RULED BY FEAR.
Far away on a hidden island, smoke rises from an ancient chest buried in the sand. When Indie sees a boy’s face in the smoke, she is sure he will answer her questions. But the boy, Kai, has a more desperate motive. He helps Indie escape from the island, knowing she is the only hope for Gort and the tree-dwelling Kalika people.

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 11

Welcome to Day 11of 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:

To enter, answer the following question:

What Christmas decorations do you have outside your house?

Enter with your name, email address, and state in the form below.

By entering, you agree to the conditions here.

Day 11 Prize:

Frankie Dupont and the Mystery of Enderby Manor by Julie Anne Grasso

When his cousin Kat disappears from Enderby Manor, Frankie Dupont jumps on the scene, only to find bumbling Inspector Cluesome beat him to it. Cluesome thinks Kat simply wandered off. Frankie isn’t buying it. He follows the evidence to a conniving concierge, a six fingered chef, a mad maid and a shifty dwarf. Quite frankly, none of them are making any sense until Frankie discovers, Kat’s time is running out.

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 10

Welcome to Day 10 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:

To enter, answer the following question:

What is your favourite Christmas-themed story?

Enter with your name, email address, and state in the form below.

By entering, you agree to the conditions here.

Day 10 Prize:

You can do it Joey! tells the story of a little joey who wants to jump fences to play with his cousins. He’s scared but practices to achieve his dream and when the moment comes over he goes!

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 9

Welcome to Day 9 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:

To enter, answer the following question:

What is your favourite Christmas tradition?

Enter with your name, email address, and state in the form below.

By entering, you agree to the conditions here.

Day 9 Prize:

Rhymes with Sketching by Adam Wallace

It’s 2017, but we’re going back in time … to the dinosaurs! Yes, another year means another book in the Rhymes With series. This time you’ll learn to draw a brontosaurus and koala, a triceratops and pirhana, and five other animals too!
WOO HOO!
And yes, as always, the instructions are rhyming stories, and yes, as always, there is a bum involved with one of the animals!
​So get to it!

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 8

Welcome to Day 8 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:

To enter, answer the following question:

What is the worst Christmas present you’ve ever received or given?

Enter with your name, email address, and state in the form below.

By entering, you agree to the conditions here.

Day 8 Prize:

Bro by Helen Chebatte

What happens when you mix teenage boys, a fight club and ethnic rivalries? You get war. Romeo Makhlouf knows the rules. Stick with your own kind. Don’t dob on your mates or your enemies. Respect the family. But even unwritten rules are made for breaking.

Fight clubs, first loves and family ties are pushed to their limit in Helen Chebatte’s explosive debut novel, Bro.

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 7

Welcome to Day 7 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:

To enter, answer the following question:

What is the best book you have received as a Christmas gift?

Enter with your name, email address, and state in the form below.

By entering, you agree to the conditions here.

Day 7 Prize:

Ruby Lane by RJ Simon

Ruby is overexcited again, and her brain is spinning creative ideas so fast it feels like her head could explode!

Luckily, it’s school holidays, so she’s allowed to stay up late, reading adventure stories and playing dress-ups with her cat.

But when things get out of control, Ruby decides that helping a crazy pirate cat return a malfunctioning book to its rightful owner is the only logical solution…

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 6

Welcome to Day 6 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:

To enter, answer the following question:

Who is your favourite Christmas character – real or fictional?

Enter with your name, email address, and state in the form below.

By entering, you agree to the conditions here.

Day 6 Prize:

Daddy and the World’s Longest Poo by Brydie Wright

Do you ever wonder why daddies disappear for hours on end? Where on earth do they go? Daddy and the World’s Longest Poo tells the adventure of a little boy who faces just such a conundrum. Follow him on a journey of discovery, as he tries to make sense of one of life’s great mysteries.

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 5

Welcome to Day 5 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:

To enter, answer the following question:

What is your favourite Christmas food?

Enter with your name, email address, and state in the form below.

By entering, you agree to the conditions here.

Day 5 prize:

Jack McCool, The Amulet of Athlone by RE Devine

Who is Jack McCool? He’s a regular wise-cracking school boy, expert multiple biscuit eater and dodger of homework who likes nothing better than chilling out on his bed with his dog, Fergus. It’s no wonder Jack’s bedroom is his refuge, considering his crazy family and the daily onslaught he faces at school from his arch enemies: Miss Medusa, his lip-curling teacher, and Oscar the sneaky school bully. And oh yeah, Jack’s just discovered he holds the key to breaking an ancient curse. What’s more, the clock’s ticking and all eyes are on him.

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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:

To enter, answer the following question:

What book is the top of your wish list this Christmas?

Enter with your name, email address, and state in the form below.

By entering, you agree to the conditions here.

Day 4 Prize:

Lily Fabourama Glamourama by Emma Mactaggart

Lily Fabourama Glamourama is a glorious tale about a little girl who is trying to find one
single shoe, Lily herself is representative of the iconic idyllic childhood of those growing
up in the Australian Bush, and she takes you on a delightful romp through her home,
with all the characters who share her world.

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