PaperTigers’ 10th Anniversary GIVEAWAY – A Pyramid of Prizes! – Spread the Word!

To celebrate our 10th Anniversary, we are hosting a fabulous, not-to-be-missed giveaway of books, posters and book marks – 10 PRIZES to celebrate 10 years!

The books are all taken from our Outreach Book Sets for 2012, 2011 and 2010 – and the stunning poster was created by artist John Parra and generously gifted to PaperTigers by Aline Pereira, our former Managing Editor (you can read her recent article for our 10th Annniversary here).

And so, unveiling our tottering pyramid of prizes:

1st Prize: ALL the books from the 2012 Book Set AND the 2011 Book Set AND the 2010 Book Set PLUS the PaperTigers 10th Anniversary Poster AND some bookmarks. 1 Winner

2nd Prize: ALL the books from the 2012 Book Set AND the 2011 Book Set PLUS the PaperTigers 10th Anniversary Poster AND some bookmarks. 2 Winners

3rd Prize: ALL the books from the 2012 Book Set PLUS the PaperTigers 10th Anniversary Poster AND some bookmarks. 3 Winners

4th Prize: A SURPRISE book AND the PaperTigers 10th Anniversary Poster AND some bookmarks. 4 Winners

To enter, complete one or more or all of the following:

Leave a comment at the end of this post (see Rules below for nominating individuals, schools and/or libraries).

 Friend us on Facebook (all our current Friends are also automatically entered for 1 ticket in the draw).

 Tag PaperTigers on Facebook and earn an entry. Each tag = 1 ticket in the draw to a maximum of 10. (Note: Apparently we are having some issues seeing posts that we have been tagged in. If you do tag us, could you send us a Facebook message to confirm).

Tweet about the Giveaway – make sure you include the #pt10giveaway so we know about it.  Each tweet = 1 ticket in the draw to a maximum of 10.

Link to this post on your blog/website etc. and leave a link in the Comments below.

Take part in our Reading the World Challenge 2012 (all current participants who have signed on to the Challenge are automatically entered for one ticket in the draw).

Send us a picture for our Round the World in 100 Bookshelves.

Download and make our Paper Tiger, and send us a photograph.


The closing date for entries is midnight PST on Saturday 10 November.

Winners will be announced on the PaperTigers Blog on Monday 19 November.

Each entry will be allotted a numbered ticket, which will then go into the draw.

You can enter the draw for yourself – and/or you may also nominate schools and/or libraries around the world. Each school /library will receive one numbered ticket in the draw per person nominating it. Each individual may nominate more than one school/library; and each school/library may receive more than one nomination. One nomination = 1 ticket; two nominations = two tickets etc.

Different people can nominate the same school/library, which will be eligible for as many tickets as there are nominations.

The draw is open to all and prizes will be sent internationally as required.

These are all fantastic books and there are lots of prizes – ten in total, including a top prize with fourteen, yes FOURTEEN books – so please do spread the word and galvanise your families, friends, colleagues, communities, schools, libraries to action…

33 Responses to “PaperTigers’ 10th Anniversary GIVEAWAY – A Pyramid of Prizes! – Spread the Word!”

  1. Zoe Says:

    Goodness, goodness, goodness! What a prize! What a generous way to celebrate your 10th birthday!

  2. Helen Dineen Says:

    Congratulations on your anniversary! If I were lucky enough to win I would donate the prize to my son’s primary school.

  3. Margie Culver Says:

    Oh, my…This is fantastic. Love the title choices!

  4. Kristi Valiant Says:

    Happy 10th Anniversary!

  5. Andrea Says:

    Happy Anniversary! Wonderful giveaway.

  6. Nicki Says:

    10 years already! Fabulous! Our new school library is to be opened tomorrow…and if we were to win we would love you to visit and deliver the books in person (even if we don’t win the books we would still love to see you in person!)

  7. PragmaticMom Says:

    Congrats. What a great set of books!

  8. sandhya Says:

    WOW! Would certainly like a piece of that pie…er…pyramid!

    Congratulations on completing 10 years of such wonderful work. Off to blog about this.

  9. Marjorie Says:

    Thank you, all – and yes, do spread the word.

  10. Alya Hameed Says:

    This is epic! Happy Anniversary and thanks so much for sharing your achievement with your readers in such an encouraging fashion. I plan to share this with my Children’s Literature peers at San Diego State Univ.

  11. Tina Cho Says:

    My kids would love this collection of books. Congratulations on your anniversary! I’m posting this on Facebook.

  12. patientdreamer Says:

    Have twittered, and “Liked” not sure about “Friend” on facebook ….lol. Great prizes!

  13. sandhya Says:

    I’ve left a comment here, I follow PaperTigers on FB, I’ve tagged PaperTigers on FB, our book-shelves have featured here, and I’m already a participant in the Reading the World Challenge 2012. I’ve now blogged about it. Would so love to lay my hands on these books. :)

  14. Swapna Says:

    Congrats on the 10th Anniversary :) Happy Reading everyone !!!

  15. R's Mom Says:

    Wow! Hopped over here from Sandhya :)

    Thats so wonderful..have been following the blog for a while again thanks to Sandhya :)

    Will definitely spread the word on my blog :)

  16. Kathy Phillips Says:

    I would love to share this collection with my school!
    I’ve Tweeted and liked on fb and shared. Also following on fb.

  17. j Says:

    What an amazing giveaway.

  18. jude Says:

    I would like to nominate my fantastic local library, Thomas Crane Public Library in Quincy, MA.

  19. jude Says:

    Already a blog subscriber and FB fan.

    Amazing giveaway.

  20. Alya Hameed Says:

    I just featured PaperTigers on the SDSU Children’s Literature blog, feel free to take a look:


  21. Cathy Ballou Mealey Says:

    Happy 10th Anniversary Paper Tigers! Just ‘liked’ you on FB and am so sorry that I have not done that before now!

    May your celebrations launch another decade of wonderful, lovely books!

  22. Julie Esanu (@booksandbytes) Says:

    Paper Tigers is one of my favorite resources for diverse literature recommendations. I’m looking forward to another amazing 10 years of great reviews and recommendations. Cheers!

  23. kath v Says:

    gorgeous poster – happy 10th birthday! would love to share this with my daughter’s nursery here in Brighton


  24. Karina Says:

    As a future teacher, I love visiting your website for ideas as to incorporate multiculturalism into my classroom via literature! Congrats on the 10th Year Anniversary! Keep it coming!

  25. Susan Stephenson Says:

    Happy Birthday! Great prizes indeed. I will spread the word.

  26. Diana Gamra Says:

    Wonderful site… It was recommended to me by a fellow librarian.

  27. Marjorie Says:

    Thank you, All, for your lovely comments. Only a couple of days let till the draw… I wish we could send you all prizes!

  28. Christina H Says:

    I found this site researching multicultural books for my son’s bilingual preschool and Elementary school. We started a small library to promote literacy in English and Chinese. I would give these wonderful books to our library.

  29. Kerry Aradhya Says:

    What a generous giveaway! Thanks so much for hosting it. Would love to read all these books with my daughters and then share them with friends and family!

  30. Myra from GatheringBooks Says:

    This is the best giveaway EVER! :) We love you PaperTigers! :)

  31. Doris Kemp Says:

    Thank you for this fabulous list… I’m looking forward to reading each and every one of them.