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FREE Barefoot Book – Little Leap Forward: A Boy in Beijing

In honor of the Olympics games 2008, I thought it might be a great time to give away to ONE lucky reader a FREE copy of the newly released Little Leap Forward: A Boy in Beijing written by Guo Yue and illustrated by Clare Farrow for the Barefoot Books Young Fiction.

 

This book looks at a close friendship and at the conflict between political change and personal freedom. It contains 128 pages with at least 7 pages of colorful illustrations of the scenes from the book. It retails for $16.99. A great reading material for you or for your children.

 

To get this book for free, please leave a comment on this post as to why you should win this book and email me the following information:

 

1. Name
2. Address
3. Email address

 

All entries must be posted on September 1, 2008. The winner will be notified and will be posted on this site.
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Barefoot Books July/August 2008 SPECIALS

 

 

Starting on July 15th through August 31st 2008, Barefoot Books has launched some SPECIALS on our favorite Barefoot Books. In conjunction with this SPECIALS, I am also happy to share to everybody that Barefoot Books has finally released the book Little Leap Forward: A Boy in Beijing written by Guo Yue. With the 2008 Olympics coming up pretty soon, this book will definitely serve as a great opener for your children.

 

Little Leap Forward: A Boy in Beijing  is now available to purchase online through the Barefoot Books website!

This story is the launch title forBarefoot Books’ new Young Fiction list and is perfect for young readers ages 9 – 12.  It is based on author Guo Yue’s childhood in China during the Cultural Revolution and is brought to life by co-au thor Clare Farrow with gorgeous illustrations by Barefoot artist Helen Cann.  The story looks at close friendship and the conflict between political change and personal freedom.  It’s a wonderful title and we suggest you add a copy to your order today!

Please find below the list of books that are on SPECIAL RATES. Go Barefoot!

 

Special Offers

July 15-August 31 2008  

ISBN

Title

Edition

Regular Price

Special Offer Price

9781846860478

Motherbridge of Love

Hardcover

$16.99

$13.99

9781905236664

Dragon on the Doorstep

Paperback w/CD

$9.99

$6.99

9781846860799

Here We Go Round the Mulberry Bush

Paperback w/CD

$9.99

$7.99

9781841488042

Stories From The Silk Road

Paperback  

$12.99

$9.99

9781841481722

The Barefoot Book of Princesses

Paperback w/CD

$15.99

$12.99

9781841489179

Elephant Dance

Hardcover

$16.99

$14.99

9781846861611

The Sun in Me

Paperback

$12.99

$10.99

9781846860119

Grandmothers’ Stories

Paperback w/CD

$16.99

$14.99

9781841489704

A Calendar of Festivals

Paperback

$12.99

$10.99

9781846861307

Tenzin’s Deer

Paperback

$7.99

$5.99

9781846860690

Barefoot Book of Blessings

Hardcover

$18.99

$15.99

9781846860409

We’re Sailing Down the Nile

Hardcover

$16.99

$14.99