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Book Spotlight/Giveaway: The Adventures Of The Bumbles: The New Kid In School. Ends Dec 20th

The Adventures Of The Bumbles

The Adventures Of The Bumbles: The New Kid In School

The Adventures of the Bumbles is a series of anti-bullying books dedicated to encouraging kids to make a difference in their world through kindness and compassion.

About the Book: Will the Bumbles keep Nick safe from Billy or will bullying continue at Roundtop Elementary? Today is the first day of school and the Bumbles are meeting in the Bumble Lab to plan out how to help save Nick Newberry from the biggest bully in school…..Billy. What and adventure!  What a challenge!

To order more books in the series click on the link

The Bumble Lab Contest



To enter click on the link

About the Authors

Meredith Ridgway is a mother of three beautiful children ages 4, 8, and 9 and has been married since 2001 to her high school sweetheart. In 2004 she decided to postpone her career in event planning to dedicate her time to being an even more successful mother.  She has served as a member of The Junior League, President of Pi Beta Phi Junior Day Group and served on various committees for Rainbow Days, a non-profit outreach program that inspires and prepares children to live a life filled with hope and promise. Meredith resides in Dallas, Tx with family and enjoys the outdoors and fellowship with friends and family.

Collin Quigley is the father of two fantastic kids ages 17 and 20 and has been married to his wife Tiffany for 22 years.  As an international school director Collin developed a passion for encouraging children to effect change in their world through kindness and compassion.  Prior to his time overseas Collin worked in the recruiting industry and today continues as a consultant for organizations in the US and abroad in the area of recruitment and organizational development. Collin lives in Denver, Co with his wife Tiffany. He loves camping, cooking, climbing, and traveling to places where the “road is less traveled.”

Sandra Dickey is the proud mother of Collin and Meredith and the grandmother of five.  “I have two generations of grandchildren and want to give back by empowering children to fight the negative behavior of bullying… bully at a time”   Last year she made the decision to retire from teaching after a long and fruitful career in education.  Sandra has owned several businesses including a toy store, plant shop, party planning business, and even a pickle cart.  She is a member of the Texas Retired Teacher Association, Dallas Retired Teachers Association, Delta Gamma Alumnae Association, and the University of Oklahoma Alumnae Association. She also volunteers for the Downtown Crossroads Center of Dallas.  Sandra resides in Plano, Texas with her husband, John, and enjoys traveling, yoga, and long chats with friends and family.

Book illustrated by Jeff West.

Giveaway Rules


There will be 1 winner

This Giveaway is Open to the USA Only!

Winner will be selected by

Giveaway Ends Dec 20th, 2013

Comments like these would be deleted – Great contest, please enter me, Love to win this! This is so cute!

Mandatory: Leave a comment about the review below. Leaving a helpful comment relating to this book would be appreciated and valid to the giveaway.

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Giveaway Guidelines and Disclaimer  

Winners are selected via Random and notified by email. You have 48 hours to respond;

If no response, the prize is forfeited and an alternate winner is chosen.

This Giveaway Has Ended

Winner is #2 – Amy


December 2, 2013 - Posted by | Author and Book Spotlight | , , , , ,


  1. I lost my comment so here I go again. 🙂
    I think this is an incredible family wit what they have created in the bumble series. They have a kids blog that is wonderful. I’m sending the link to my kids so they may visit with their children. Thanks for bringing this family to our attention with their wonderful books Ella.
    Carol L
    Lucky4750 (at) aol (dot) com

    Comment by carol Luciano | December 2, 2013 | Reply

    • Thanks for reposting.

      Comment by mymcbooks | December 2, 2013 | Reply

  2. Please enter me. I’d love my children’s class to have this or to read at home. I believe bullying is getting to be worse and some kids can’t handle it. Too many bullied kids commit suicide or do school shootings now days. I’d like my kids to not become statistics!!!

    Comment by Amy | December 2, 2013 | Reply

  3. Bullying has become a serious problem at my children’s school. Even though we live in a very small, rural town, the issue is very, very large. My son has been a repeat victim of bullying. In spite of having an alleged anti-bullying program, bullying continues to run rampant. I think if students were exposed to books such as these, instead of just having weekly meetings with their teachers, the effects of any anti-bullying program would be far more positive. I would love to have some books to read with my young son. michelle_willms(at)yahoo(dot)com.

    Comment by michellewillms2013 | December 3, 2013 | Reply

  4. Sounds like a good read for kids.

    Comment by Gianna | December 3, 2013 | Reply

  5. I think that public attention, books, movies and television programs and cartoons addressing the bullying problem has been beneficial to all and hopefully it opens the eyes to bulliers before they injure someone. I believe that this book The Adventures Of The Bumbles: The New Kid In School and it will be interesting to find out how Nick is kept safe from the bully Billy with Nick being the new kid in school

    Comment by Dorothy Teel | December 3, 2013 | Reply

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