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Friday, March 4, 2011

Contest & Promo: Sean Griswold's Head by Lindsey Leavitt


SEAN GRISWOLD'S HEAD
Author: Lindsey Leavitt
Publisher: Bloomsbury Children's Books
Release Date: March 1st, 2011

SUMMARY:

According to her guidance counselor, fifteen-year-old Payton Gritas needs a focus object—an item to concentrate her emotions on. It's supposed to be something inanimate, but Payton decides to use the thing she stares at during class: Sean Griswold's head. They've been linked since third grade (Griswold-Gritas—it's an alphabetical order thing), but she's never really known him.

The focus object is intended to help Payton deal with her father's newly diagnosed multiple sclerosis. And it's working. With the help of her boy-crazy best friend Jac, Payton starts stalking—er, focusing on—Sean Griswold . . . all of him! He's cute, he shares her Seinfeld obsession (nobody else gets it!) and he may have a secret or two of his own.

In this sweet story of first love, Lindsey Leavitt seamlessly balances heartfelt family moments, spot-on sarcastic humor, and a budding young romance.


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CONTEST:

Thanks to Bloomsbury, I have an ARC copy of this book to giveaway to one lucky reader! 



RULES:
1. This contest is open to the USA only.
2. No need to be a follower, but I would love it if you would!
3. Leave a comment with an email address to contact you with if you win.
4. Contest will end on 3/10/2011.
 
GOOD LUCK!!!

31 Comments:

Blogger Hannah Marie said...

sounds like a cute novel! Thanks for the giveaway.

Hannah
hmatkins@gmail.com

March 4, 2011 at 3:50 AM  
Blogger debbie said...

This sounds really nice, I would like to read it.
twoofakind12@yahoo.com

March 4, 2011 at 3:57 AM  
Blogger Tore said...

Sounds really good. Please enter me in contest. Tore923@aol.com

March 4, 2011 at 4:10 AM  
Blogger Kathy Martin said...

This sounds like something I would like and my middle graders would love. Thanks for the giveaway. You can contact me at kmartin802 AT gmail DOT com.

March 4, 2011 at 5:15 AM  
Blogger Mona said...

I love the title and premise. I also enjoy books set in schools. Please enter me.

monagarg@yahoo.com

March 4, 2011 at 6:22 AM  
Blogger Michelle said...

This sounds great! Thanks for the opportunity.
girlie0620@yahoo.com

March 4, 2011 at 7:13 AM  
Blogger Lexie said...

Thanks for the giveaway!
lexie.bookbug(AT)gmail(DOT)com

March 4, 2011 at 9:31 AM  
Blogger Pat Cochran said...

Such an enjoyable sounding novel!
I have several grandchildren who
would really like this book!!

Pat Cochran

March 4, 2011 at 10:16 AM  
Blogger Mrs. Boswell said...

This book sounds really fun! I can't wait to read it. Thanks for the chance to win!

Kira
mrsboswellsbooks at gmail dot com

March 4, 2011 at 10:25 AM  
Blogger Pat Cochran said...

Forgot to include my email address.

p-cochran@juno.com

Pat Cochran

March 4, 2011 at 10:25 AM  
Blogger Kathryn said...

This book sounds awesome. I would love a copy. Here is my email address...
kathrynlouw@gmail.com

March 4, 2011 at 10:31 AM  
Blogger Vivien said...

Been hearing wonderful things about this one. Would love to win.

Vivien
deadtossedwaves at gmail dot com

March 4, 2011 at 12:08 PM  
Blogger Karen said...

Cool giveaway! (:

blissfulrains(at)yahoo(dot)com

March 4, 2011 at 2:12 PM  
Blogger lulilut said...

Thanks for the giveaway - this sounds really funny.
d.septer at insightbb.com

March 4, 2011 at 2:31 PM  
Blogger ~The Book Pixie said...

I've really been wanting to read this one! Thanks for the giveaway and I am a follower.

~Briana
thebookpixie[at]yahoo[dot]com

March 4, 2011 at 7:45 PM  
Blogger Melanie L said...

Sounds great. Please count me in. Thanks!
peacelily_2006(at)yahoo(dot)com

March 4, 2011 at 8:33 PM  
OpenID lostinbelieving said...

I've been wanting to read this! Thanks a ton for giving it away :D

~Alison
lostinbelieving(at)yahoo(dot)com

March 5, 2011 at 10:18 AM  
Blogger Lisa said...

This sounds cute!
lisasworldofbooks@charter.net

March 5, 2011 at 5:03 PM  
Blogger Jasmine (The Reading Housewives) said...

I've been hearing good things! Thanks so much. :)

jasminediana13(at)gmail(dot)com

March 6, 2011 at 7:53 AM  
Blogger samantha35 said...

great giveaway
follow via gfc
drakebdog@gmail.com

March 6, 2011 at 9:26 AM  
Blogger Tara said...

I have seen so many tweets and blog posts saying how great this book is! I would love to win! I'm already a follower :)

TaraTagli at gmail dot com

March 6, 2011 at 2:02 PM  
Blogger Jenna said...

I definitely want to check this one out! Thanks for the contest. :)

jennapomme[at]yahoo[dot]com

March 6, 2011 at 10:09 PM  
Blogger Brooke said...

Thanks so much! I've been looking forward to this one since I joined The Contemps challenge.

texas_gal45(at)hotmail(dot)com

March 6, 2011 at 11:42 PM  
Blogger Alyssa said...

I'd love to win this! =)

babblingbookworm(at)hotmail(dot)com

March 7, 2011 at 2:26 PM  
Blogger Minas said...

I would love to win! Thanks for the giveaway!

minas_1989(at)hotmail(dot)com

March 7, 2011 at 3:21 PM  
Blogger heather said...

i've been wanting to read this one! i'd love to win it. :)

hteresi@earthlink.net

March 8, 2011 at 6:41 PM  
Blogger Kailia Sage said...

Thanks for the giveaway! I want to read this book!

twilightforever.edward at gmail dot com

March 8, 2011 at 6:56 PM  
Blogger Kelly said...

This book is already on my TBR list!! It seems cute. Thanks for the giveaway!

Kelly
butterflyboo123(at)hotmail(dot)com

March 9, 2011 at 9:41 AM  
Blogger Lynsey Newton said...

You know, I keep hearing how good this book is and I have to say that I LOVE the title - I certainly know a lot about staring at someone you like's head LOL.

Would love to read this and thanks for the opportunity to win! Of course I'm a follower :P

Lynsey(AT)narrativelyspeaking(DOT)com

March 9, 2011 at 10:15 AM  
Blogger Mona said...

Interesting title, premise, and cover. Please enter me.

GFC(Mona Garg)
Email subscriber

monagarg@yahoo.com

March 10, 2011 at 4:48 AM  
Blogger My name is Patricia said...

I am dying to read this book!! Thank you so much!!

PelicanJL[at]hotmail[dot]com

March 10, 2011 at 7:49 PM  

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