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Thursday, March 24, 2011

Purple Daze Giveaway!

Purple Daze by Sherry Shahan
Publisher: Running Press Teens
Pub. Date: March 22nd, 2011
Pages: 207
Age Level: 15+
Source: For review from publisher.

Synopsis via Goodreads

Purple Daze is a young adult novel set in suburban Los Angeles in 1965. Six high school students share their experiences and feelings in interconnected free verse and traditional poems about war, feminism, riots, love, racism, rock 'n' roll, high school, and friendship.

Although there have been verse novels published recently, none explore the changing and volatile 1960's in America— a time when young people drove a cultural and political revolution. With themes like the costs and casualties of war, the consequences of sex, and the complex relationships between teens, their peers, and their parents, this story is still as relevant today as it was 45 years ago.


Contest Details
Thanks to the lovely Nicole with Running Press, I have a copy of Purple Daze by Sherry Shahan to giveaway.

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~Contest will end at 11:59PM EST on April 7th.
~Winner will have 48hrs to reply to email with their address or another winner will be chosen.

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Anonymous said...

Thanks for the giveaway Ƹ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒ

BookGeek said...

I'll give this one a shot! Thanks for hosting :)

Jennifer said...

I don't think I've read a book like this before, but, I think I might like it!

Thanks for hosting the giveaway! (:

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