Friday, June 12, 2009

Bounding for Books Blog Tour: Crash! By Mayra Calvani

Today our final author in the “Bounding for Books Blog Tour” is Mayra Calvani. She is a multi-published author in several different genres. “Crash!” is her latest children’s book. Before we get going here, let’s see where the rest of the authors are today.
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Jennifer Gladen visits with Mayra Calvani at Mayra’s Secret Bookcase Mayra’s Secret Bookcase.

Joy Delgado pops in to chat with Shari Soffe at “Out of My Mind” About Books for Children.

Shari Soffe and Margot Finke talk over at Margot’s blog.

Margot Finke can be found at Topsy Turvy Land with Donna Shepherd.

Donna Shepherd over at Daily News with Kim Chatel.

Kim Chatel chats with Jennifer Gladen at Jen’s Blog Jen’s Blog.
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Have you ever owned a puppy? Mayra’s book “Crash!” is all about getting your first puppy.
“Marcelo is thrilled when he gets a golden retriever puppy for his birthday, but now he faces one of the toughest jobs of his life, not only because owning a pet is a huge responsibility, but because he has to find the perfect name for it—and that’s hard!”

Mayra loves golden retrievers and it shows. She donates 50% of her royalties to the “Almost Heaven Golden Retriever Rescue and Sanctuary” where you can learn more about adopting or sponsoring a golden retriever in need. She also has links to many retriever sites on the Crash the puppy blog. One more thing, she runs the Pets and Their Authors blog.

Another of Mayra’s many talents, she’s the Latino Book Examiner over at Speaking of that, Crash! Is now available in Spanish! I personally think it’s great when books are available in more than one language. More children can now enjoy Crash!

Let’s see how Mayra takes Crash! Beyond reading. Over at the Crash the puppy blog she has links to coloring pages, puzzles, games and more. Also, woven into the story are tips on naming and taking care of your puppy.

Where can you get your copy?
Guardian Angel Publishing

A special thanks goes out to Blazing Trailers for creating all the trailers featured in this blog tour. If you want to see them all again, you can over at the Blaizing Trailers website.

Monday I’ll announce our winner of the autographed copy of “Zooprise Party / Fiesta Zoorpresa” book and activity book. So, leave a comment for a chance to win, and thank you for joining us on the book blog tour.

posted by Joy Delgado
We go Beyond Reading
Laughing Zebra – Books for Children
Check out what’s going on at the zoo!
Zooprise Party / Fiesta Zoorpresa blog


Shari Lyle-Soffe said...


Thank you for visiting Joy's blog. It is always interesting to learn more about all of your accomplishments.


Jennifer Gladen said...

Joy and Mayra,

Loved the post today. Crash! is definitely a fun book!

Margot Finke said...

Mayra, you are always so interesting to read about. And "CRASH" is the coolest puppy around.

Great job Joy. Love your blog too!!

"WILD and WONDERFUL" my rhyming 7 book series - Fun facts about animals from the US and Australia.

Joy said...

Thanks Shari, Jennifer and Margot for stopping in today. This has been lots of fun.
Margot, thank you. I'm glad you like my blog.