Published by Harper Teen
To celebrate the release of A Season for Fireflies by Rebecca Maizel (6/28/16), blogs across the web are featuring exclusive content from Rebecca and 10 chances to win a copy of A Season for Fireflies, as well as a chance to win a Summer Reading Prize Pack in the Grand Prize Giveaway!
with Rebecca Maizel
Some of you may be familiar with 2 Truths and a Lie (if you’ve ever gone to summer camp or been a freshman in college). Rebecca will be giving us 3 statements each about herself, A Season For Fireflies, Penny, and Wes– two of which will be true, one of which will be a LIE. Then you, dear reader, will identify the lie.1. Two truths and a lie about Rebecca Maizel:
a) My favorite band on Earth is Guns & Roses.
b) When I was a kid I broke my nose running up a driveway because I had never seen black ice.
c) I have seven brothers and sisters.
Answer (highlight to reveal): The lie is (c). I only have one sister.
2. Two truths and a lie About A Season For Fireflies:
a) Penny’s experience being struck by lightning and then losing her memory for a year is based on a real experience.
b) Penny’s last name is after one of my relatives.
c) There was an entirely different draft of this book where Wes was a member of a rock band.
Answer (highlight to reveal): The lie is (a).
3. Two truths and a lie about Penny:
a) Penny’s dad is an inventor.
b) Penny’s bedroom & house is modeled after mine.
c) Penny and I are both massive fans of Shakespeare.
Answer (highlight to reveal): The lie is (b).
4. Two truths and a lie about Wes:
a) Wes crafts sculptures and objects out of wood.
b) Wes is modeled after a childhood friend of mine.
c) Wes’ first love is Penny.
A captivating contemporary novel about first love, second chances, and the power of memory, by the author of Between Us and the Moon, perfect for fans of Sarah Dessen and Katie Cotugno.One year ago, Penny Berne was the star of her high school’s theater department, surrounded by a group of misfits and falling in love with her best friend, Wes.Now her old friends won’t talk to her, her first love, Wes, ignores her, and her best friend is the most popular girl in school. Penny is revered—and hated.But when a near-fatal lightning strike leaves Penny with no memory of the past year, or how she went from drama nerd to queen bee, Penny realizes she may have the second chance she never expected.…
- One (1) winner will receive a Summer Reading Prize Pack featuring a beach bag stuffed with A Season for Fireflies, flip flops, sunglasses, a beach blanket, and a waterproof Bluetooth speaker (total value $96) — everything readers need to hit the beach in style!
- Enter via the rafflecopter below
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- Ends 7/3 at midnight ET
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