Posts by: The Rumpus

Next Letter in the Mail: Darcey Steinke

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We’re getting ready to send out our next Letter in the Mail, and it’s from Darcey Steinke! Darcey writes to us about what she’s been thinking while enduring the snow and cold of Brooklyn and Princeton.

Darcey is the author of the memoir Easter Everywhere (Bloomsbury 2007) and the novels  Milk (Bloomsbury 2005), Jesus Saves (Grove/Atlantic 1997), Suicide Blonde (Atlantic Monthly Press 1992), Up Through the Water (Doubleday 1989), and Sister Golden Hair (Tin House 2014).

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Next Letter for Kids: Heidi Schulz

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We’re sending our next Letter for Kids from Heidi Schulz!  Heidi writes to us about her suspicion of giraffes and her very special skill involving balloons! Her letter is handwritten, and has lots of cool doodles! Heidi is the author of Hook’s Revenge and she’s generously donated a signed copy for our next giveaway—keep an eye on our Facebook page for details!

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Letters for Kids Signed Book Giveaway

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We’re doing another Letters for Kids giveaway! Win a copy of My Secret Guide to Paris, signed by the author Lisa Schroeder! Plus a signed bookmark! (Lisa also wrote our next Letter for Kids.) All you have to do for a chance to win is head over to our Letters for Kids Facebook page by April 17th and leave a comment telling us why you think it’s important for children to read.

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Letters for Kids Signed Book Giveaway

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We’re doing another Letters for Kids giveaway! Win a signed copy of Frans Vischer’s Fuddles, with a special hand-drawn illustration just for you! (Frans also wrote our next Letter for Kids.) All you have to do for a chance to win is head over to our Letters for Kids Facebook page by March 29th and leave a comment on this post tagging a friend who you think would love getting our letters in the mail.

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Letters for Kids Signed Book Giveaway

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We’re doing another Letters for Kids giveaway!

This time, win a brand new, hardcover, autographed copy of Thank You, Octopus by Darren Farrell (who also wrote our next Letter for Kids)! All you have to do for a chance to win is head over to our Letters for Kids Facebook page before February 26th and enter a short comment on this post telling us what author you would most like to get a letter from.

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Letters for Kids Signed Book Giveaway

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We’re doing another Letters for Kids giveaway!

This time, win a brand new, hardcover, autographed copy of Moonpenny Island by Tricia Springstubb (who also wrote our 2/1 letter, about to be put in the mail)! All you have to do for a chance to win is head over to our Letters for Kids Facebook page before February 5th and enter a short comment on this post telling us where you first heard about Letters for Kids. 

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