It’s raining cats and dogs in Kentucky, but we’re still finding plenty of ways to have fun with this week’s giveaway! Rain or shine, this book is sure to entertain readers of all ages! Enter to win a copy of Linda Hager Pack’s Appalachian Toys and Games from A to Z. Sign up by Friday, March 22 at 1 pm for your chance to win.
Appalachian Toys and Games from A to Z celebrates a time when fun was powered by imagination and creativity rather than batteries and electricity. Join Appalachia’s children for a rare glimpse into their lives of play during the mid to late 1800s. Children will be inspired by a world of interesting nineteenth-century activities and toys while they learn about Appalachian heritage through the ABCs. Author Linda Hager Pack interweaves detailed descriptions of these pastimes with anecdotes, songs, and folktales. Pat Banks brings playtime to life with vibrant watercolors that delight with every turn of the page.
This book will inform and inspire young readers and will remind adults of simpler times when they played outside with siblings and friends, making their own fun. Enter to win a copy, and share the fun of discovering the region’s rich traditions and culture.