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If You Were Me And Lived In Russia + $50 Paypal Gift Card

I love Carole's books and I can't wait for the kids and I to read the new If I were You And Lived Series! I can imagine all the goodies to learn about new cultures that are involved.

Come visit and enter the If You Were Me And Lived In Russia + $50 Paypal Gift Card #Giveaway!

This Summer is going to be interesting indeed. The kids have so much to accomplish. Especially their 100 book club reading at the library. They are half way there already! They devour books I tell you!

Carole P. Roman continues to write great children's literature!
With her ground breaking series of, "If You Were Me and Lived In...", Carole P. Roman captured the hearts of children around the world.  Her first book about Mexico has won several awards including the Pinnacle Book Achievement Award in 2012.

Now, she wants to introduce her most recent in the series, "If You Were Me and Lived In Russia."
Come along as Carole P. Roman takes your child on tour to Russia and learns things like,where St. Basil's Cathedral and the Kremlin are. Find out what borscht is and what is the most popular game children like to play.

To introduce this fine book, Carole P. Roman is having a mega giveaway with three winners.
Enter below for your chance to win one of the three prizes.

1st Prize:
If You Were Me and Lived In Russia book, $30 Paypal and a set of Russian nesting dolls

2nd Prize:
If You Were Me and Lived In Russia book and $15 Paypal

3rd Prize:
If You Were Me and Lived In Russia book and $5 Paypal

Where to find Carole P. Roman:


Rules and Disclosure:
JamericanSpice was invited to promote this giveaway on behalf of Carole P. Roman. No compensation was given for this post other than links on the Rafflecopter.
This giveaway was arranged by Away We Go Media.

Winners will be selected at random by Rafflecopter. All entries will be verified for accordance with the rules of each entry. There will be three (3) winners for this giveaway.

The giveaway is open Internationally. However, if an international winner is selected for the first prize, you will not be eligible for the nesting dolls and can only receive a Kindle copy of the book.
Kindle copies of the book for 2nd & 3rd prize for international winners as well.

You must have a Paypal account in order to win and prize will only be paid in US dollars only.

Giveaway begins on May 22, 2014 at 12AM MST through June 6, 2014 at 12AM MST. Winners must respond to an email sent to them within 48 hours or forfeit their prize.

This giveaway is in no way affiliated with Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or any other social media outlet.

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Colette is a busy mom of 2 kids focusing solely on being a mom. She hails from the Caribbean and now balances the full life of being a SAHM and dabbling in odd jobs to help around the home. She enjoys sharing her memories, hopes, food, travel, entertainment, and product experiences on her blog. Please read my disclosure 
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