Jennifer Bertman

Book Scavenger shirts for sale! Limited time only.

From now until November 4, 2019, I’m opening up sales of Book Scavenger shirts (youth and adult sizes) to United States mailing addresses. Once I have the total amount of shirts, I’ll place a bulk order and when the shirts arrive, I’ll package and ship them to you. You can expect to receive your shirt mid/late November. Plenty of time if you plan to gift it to someone for the holidays! (And the shirt pairs nicely with a set of Book Scavenger books!) Visit this page for more information and to place your t-shirt order.… Read the rest

Help Celebrate Book Scavenger’s Birthday!

Sunday, June 2, marks four years since Book Scavenger has been published! Want to help celebrate Book Scavenger’s birthday? Here’s something easy you can do: Hide a book! Any children’s book—it doesn’t have to be part of the Book Scavenger series. Chose a book you’d like to share with others! Here’s what you do: Once you’ve chosen the book you’d like to hide . . . Print out a game plate here. Get a tracking number for your book here. Write the tracking number on the game plate and secure that to your book. Put the book in a plastic bag to protect it.… Read the rest

Book Scavenger EBook on sale this week!

This week (April 15 2019) you can buy the Book Scavenger ebook for only $2.99 at the ebook retailer of your choice! And did you know independent bookstores often sell ebooks, in addition to paper books? So if you prefer to read digitally, you can still support local small businesses by purchasing through them! Find out more about buying digital books through indie stores here or call/visit your local independent bookstore.    … Read the rest

A Peek at the Creative Space of Lamar Giles

Lamar Giles is the two-time Edgar Award finalist of the YA thrillers Fake ID, Endangered, Overturned, and Spin. His debut middle grade fantasy, The Last Last-Day-of-Summer, will be published in April 2019 by Versify/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. He’s also a founding member of We Need Diverse Books, a contributor to the YA anthologies Three Sides of a Heart and Black Enough: Stories of Being Young and Black in America, and the editor of  the We Need Diverse Books YA short story anthology Fresh Ink. To learn more about Lamar Giles visit his website or follow him on Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram.   ***GIVEAWAY ENDED.… Read the rest