Monday, February 8th
9pm ET / 6pm PT
Hashtags: #TSMBookClub #ATinyPieceofSky
Hosts: @theshoppingmama @shawnkstout @penguinkids @JenniferVido
Five Tips To For a Girl's First Leg Shave
Do you remember your first time shaving? Mine wasn’t pretty. I snuck my dad’s razor and shaved my legs dry. It wasn’t pretty. Get your daughter ready for this rite of passage with the right tools and a quick education. We've got five tips to help you navigate your daughter's ...read more
Why You Should Add Wild Blueberries to Your Diet
Do your New Year's goals involve healthier eating? Adding more fruits and vegetables to your diet? Or even adding tasty new recipes to your repertoire? We've got five reasons for you to add wild blueberries to your diet. Our friends from the Wild Blueberry Association have ...read more
Why Moms are Loving This Blueberry Couscous Salad
It's blueberry picking time. And while most blueberry recipes revolve around baked goods, we've got something different to share. First, a few sentences singing the praises of this lovely fruit. Blueberries are high in antioxidants, improve memory function and reduce the effects ...read more
Mark your calendars for Monday, February 8th at 9pm ET / 6pm PT for The Shopping Mama Virtual Book Chat featuring children’s author Shawn K. Stout. Her new release A Tiny Piece of Sky will spark the interest of your young readers. Whether it’s on your smartphone, tablet, or computer, check in with us on Twitter. Get your questions ready and tweet along as we discuss this intriguing tale filled with family secrets that will keep the kids guessing until the very end. To learn more about Shawn and her books, visit her website at www.sarahkstout.com.
A Tiny Piece of Sky is a must-read pick set in a small town in Maryland in 1939. Based on a true story, this tale of war and spies will pique the interest of young readers who like historical fiction. Written from a child's point of view, it addresses issues like prejudice, loyalty, family, and community. Sounds like something your kids might like to read? Then come along and tweet with us using the hashtags #TSMBookClub and #ATinyPieceofSky. Even better, four lucky readers will win a copy of A Tiny Piece of Sky, and we’ll be giving away a $50 Amazon gift card, too!
Don’t forget to check back with us everysecond Monday of the month from 9-10pm ET/ 6-7 pm PT to meet and tweet along with another TSM Virtual Book Chat author. On March 14th, we will be featuring author Cammie McGovern. Her upcoming release Just My Luck is a feel-good story about a boy named Benny Barrows who is down-on-his-luck. Despite some setbacks in his life, his caring heart helps him find the courage to take things one step at a time. To learn more about Cammie and her books, visit her website at www.cammiemcgovern.com. So, go ahead and invite some friends to join along in our virtual book club community. Reading and tweeting have never been so much fun!