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Book/Author Spotlight. Giveaway: Drop the Puck Let’s Play Hockey. Ends Jan 6th


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About the Book: “The Official Adventures” is a new children’s chapter book series that teaches the importance of sportsmanship, persistence, discipline, and most importantly respect – for referees, each other, and individuals with special needs.

In this third book, Blaine and Ann, two characters with Down syndrome, lace up their skates for the first time and play for the Minnesota Bears! You don’t want to miss how Jones and Dohm, have taken their love for hockey, kids and advocacy for children with special needs from pen to paper. This is a story that will steal everyone’s heart! 

Proceeds from book sales will benefit The American Special Hockey Association. ASHA strives to give people with physical and developmental disabilities the chance to play ice hockey in an environment which is adapted to the level of ability which the athletes are able to participate. http://www.officialadventures.org/summary  

http://www.officialadventures.org/fact-sheet

 

 

  • Age Range: 7 – 10 years
  • Grade Level: 2 – 5
  • Series: Official Adventures (Book 3)
  • Hardcover: 80 pages
  • Cost: $12.59 at Amazon

 

 

 

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About the Author: Jayne J. Jones Beehler proudly wears many “helmets” including college professor, lawyer, author, wife, mother, advocate for children with disabilities, and is a lifelong fan of student athletics. A graduate of William Mitchell College of Law, this former live-in nanny, is passionate about children, education, foster care and adoption, and child abuse/prevention public policy. Jones Beehler worked for US Senator Norm Coleman from 2002-2006, then headed to the Minnesota House of Representatives, where she was the Executive Assistant to the Speaker of the House, Steve Sviggum.

Jones Beehler teaches political science classes at Concordia University-St. Paul where her students have gained national attention and praise for their legislative activities and involvement.  Jones Beehler is proud of her work with Margaret’s Missions, ensuring travelers with disabilities get access to see the world and enjoy life’s greatest adventures!  In 2013, Jones Beehler was the co-author of Capitol Hell, an eleven time national and international fictional book award winner. http://www.officialadventures.org/the-team

Giveaway Rules

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There will be 1 winner.

Leave You Comments below.

This Giveaway is Open to the USA Only!

Winner will be selected by Random.org

Giveaway Ends Jan 6th, 2017

Mandatory:  Must be a Follower of this Blog or Facebook or twitter

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.

Giveaway Winner

#1 – Annette Rochelle Aben

 

 

 

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December 12, 2016 - Posted by | Author and Book Spotlight, Free Giveaways | , , , , , , , , , , , ,

4 Comments »

  1. This sounds like a terrific book for my best friend’s grandson. He is just starting to become interested in sports and can use all the support and guidance he can get.

    Comment by Annette Rochelle Aben | December 12, 2016 | Reply

  2. I am a special ed. teacher and I would love to win this book! Thanks so much for the chance!! Happy holidays!!

    Comment by Linda Herold | December 12, 2016 | Reply

  3. What an amazing woman Ms Beehler is. Thank you for the opportunity to win this book. It teaches so many valuable lessons.
    Carol L
    Lucky4750 (at) aol (dot) com

    Comment by carol L | December 16, 2016 | Reply

  4. I would love to read this!

    Comment by tasteofjungle | December 22, 2016 | Reply


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