Thursday, December 27, 2012

Last Day to Enter Giveaway!

Just a quick reminder that today's the last day to enter my giveaway. Please click over to my Facebook Author Page and enter for a signed copy of Cracking the Code: Spreading Rumors and a $10 iTunes card!

Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Two More Days to Enter!

Hi All! There are just two more days to enter my C-E-L-E-B-R-A-T-I-O-N giveaway!

When Toby Karlson, aka TK, is at the wrong place at the wrong time, he goes from cool kid to total outcast with just one hip check. Sixth-grade orientation was scary, but TK didn’t realize it would change his life. Now he has to hang out with the smartest and geekiest kid in school, while dodging the school bully and his posse. If TK were on the ice, he’d know exactly what to do. But this is life and not a hockey game. Can TK get his good-guy status back at fifth-grade camp?

Here's what people are saying:

“Hockey is not just a sport that teaches kids how to play a game; it teaches a lot of life lessons including how to conduct yourself off the ice. TK demonstrates the different life lessons he’s learned through hockey in his own wacky way in Cracking the Code: Spreading Rumors.” ~Scott Wedgewood, 2010 New Jersey Devils 3rd draft choice 84th overall, 2012 Team Canada World Juniors Bronze Medalist

“Outstanding! I especially liked this book because I can relate to almost all the events that happened. You will especially love the ending!”~Drew P., ten years old (almost eleven)

“As a teacher for more than thirty-eight years, I have longed for a book that truly depicts the many trials and tribulations of youngsters I teach on a daily basis. Kris Yankee has beautifully penned a selection through TK, her main character, that brings to light the ups and downs of typical eleven-year-olds who often struggle with friendships, bullying, camp, and the loss of a loved one on a daily basis. It is a selection I will definitely keep front and center on the reading shelf of my classroom! This book is one that my students will not be able to put down as they will easily relate to so many events depicted from front to cover.” ~Tom Williams, sixth-grade Language Arts teacher

“Author Kris Yankee captures the hearts and minds of preteens in this great book. She shows you what it is like to be a kid in 5th grade again...and why they do the things they do. I highly recommend it.” ~Neil Dixon, fifth-grade teacher
So click on over to my author Facebook page and enter. You know you wanna!

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Books have arrived!

An early Christmas presented arrived today! Books will be shipped to the distributor and should be available through Amazon very soon! If you don't want to wait, you can order from my website.

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Let the Celebration begin!

To celebrate the  release of my new book, I'm holding a giveaway over at my author Facebook page. Please hop over, answer the simple question (What's your favorite children's book?) and be entered to win an autographed copy and a $10 iTunes card! Hurry...the giveaway ends on December 27th! All entrants must be at least 13 years of age and live in the USA.