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#TSMBookClub: Virtual Book Chat with Liesl Shurtliff

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Thursday, July 14th @ 1 PM ET / 10 AM PT

Hashtags: #TSMBookClub #red #readbrightly

Hosts: @theshoppingmama @LieslShurtliff @JenniferVido

Mark your calendars for Thursday, July 14th at our new regular time 1 PM ET / 10 AM PT for The Shopping Mama Virtual Book Chat featuring children’s book author Liesl Shurtliff. Her new releaseRed: The True Story of Red Riding Hoodwill spark the interest of kids ages 8-12 as they learn about two brave heroines, gnomes, dwarves, beauties, and beasts! 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 classic fairy tale adventure that will soon become this summer’s most talked about story.

Sounds like something your kids in grades 3-7 might like to read? Then come along and tweet with us using the hashtags #TSMBookClub, #red, and #readbrightly. Even better yet, four lucky readers will win a copy of the book plus a tote bag, and we’ll be giving away a $50 Amazon gift card, too! Don’t forget to sign up below to be eligible to win!

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On Thursday afternoon, Liesl will be answering your questions about her magical new book Red that explores the true story of Red Riding Hood. Red has no fear, especially when it comes to the big bad wolf! When her beloved granny becomes ill, it's up to Red to go on a quest to find the ingredients for a magical cure. Along the way, she encounters a haunted well and a beast's castle. With the help of her blond friend Goldie, a porridge sampling nuisance, the two girls meet some new friends and creatures including the notorious big, bad wolf and a huntsman. To learn more about Liesl and her fascinating books, visit her website at

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!

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