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Giveaway winners of ebook Drasine!

Hey guys,

Congratulations goes to Carol Sue Anderson from US and Deepa from India for winning a copy each, of Geoffrey Saign’s amazing ebook, Drasine, in a format of their choice!.

Drasine

Winners, please reply to the emails that I have sent out to you..

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Giveaway : $150 Visa Giftcard (Open internationally)!

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Welcome to the $150 Visa Gift Card giveaway event!

This great group of bloggers have come together to bring one awesome giveaway prize, to one lucky winner! We are very happy to have a $150 Visa gift card up for grabs!

**** Hello, lovely followers of my blog, do take part in this giveaway for a chance to win something so awesome, a $150 gift card! ***

The Giveaway!
One lucky winner will receive a $150 Visa Gift Card.
Enter with the easy form, below:

 Disclosure: The bloggers involved in this giveaway were not compensated, and are not responsible for prize fulfillment. Lil’ Blog and More will be sending the prize out. Must be 18 years of age or older to enter this giveaway.This giveaway starts March 23, 2017, and will end on April 21, 2017 at11:59 pm. The winner will be emailed, and have 48 hours to respond, or a new winner will be chosen. Once a winner is drawn and confirmed, the name will be announced on the GiveawayTools form. Open to Worldwide entries.

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Book Review and Giveaway : Drasine by Geoffrey Saign!

Hello!

Today I am reviewing an Urban Tween Fantasy Thriller book titled Drasine by Geoffrey Saign. More about the author:

Geoffrey

Geoffrey Saign’s passion for nature and wildlife led to his award-winning fantasy series, WhipEye Chronicles. The author of the Divided Draghons & Bubblegum Mike series, his first books were Green Essentials: What You Need to Know About the Environment, African Cats and Great Apes. After teaching a self-awareness class for nearly a decade, combined with his own background in stress reduction, he wrote the professionally acclaimed Stress Free from Rainy Day Syndrome: A Practical Guide to End Stress, Restore Calm, and Find Happiness.

He has a background in biology, assisted in field research with hummingbirds and humpback whales, and sailed as far away as Australia. With more than twenty years of experience working in special education, he has taught adults and children everything from sailing to self-awareness to novel writing. He lives in St. Paul, Minnesota. 

Book Summary

Drasine

A story about love, nature, wildlife, intuition, and trusting yourself.

Samantha and Jake have one and a half days to find and free the golden dragon, Drasine, from her deadly captor and turn her over to the murderous leader of the Lesser smugglers, or Jake will be killed. Sam is also worried Jake is going to leave her, and Jake has even worse concerns that he won’t tell Sam. Forced to fight in a Death Match against deranged Lessers, Sam and Jake learn that the secret mentor of Gorgon, the Evil One, is behind everything, and that one of them may have to die to save the other……nonstop action, monsters, & giant creatures—with quirky humor.

My Review

Samantha a.k.a Sam & Jake have yet another adventure, but this time far more dangerous than ever before. The monsters are bigger, the stakes are higher and the risks are much more.

Drasine is a golden dragon, whose flames can heal and empower anyone who touches it. That makes her much desirable for everyone who wants power. But she is kidnapped & guarded by a very strong creature, whose power and abilities are unknown to Sam & Jake. Yet they face him and try to rescue Drasine. But once they get there, they understand that the story is very much different than what they’ve been told. Drasine doesn’t want to be rescued and there are much bigger things to worry about.

An interesting character, the Evil One, makes the book truly irresistible, because no one knows who or what it is nor what it’s powers are. There are multiple characters who are accused to be the Evil One. That’s a suspense, a thrilling one too, since it turns out to be one whom you would never suspect.

The author’s creativity and imagination astonishes & awes me. He has created such beautiful scenarios in the land of the Great Ones, Kiraku and has come up with some really badass monsters that are truly evil and powerful. The twists and turns in this book are least expected and makes it more happening than a wild rollercoaster ride!. I just couldn’t put the book down. It has amazing descriptions of animals that I never knew existed and the stunts between the guardians and the baddies are described very well.The book cover is interesting, showing Drasine, her captor, the guardians & their magical staffs.

This is the most interesting book in the Whipeye Chronicles. Though you can still enjoy a good story, even if you are not reading it in the chronological order, I wish to remind that it is not a standalone book and you will need to read the first two books to properly understand the backstory and some characters from those books, mentioned here.

Overall, it’s a powerful, action packed book suitable for both children and adults. I can’t recommend you this book enough. I haven’t read a more happening book of late and all I can think after reading it is “Whoa what a (rollercoaster) ride!. I wish it hadn’t finished”. The way the book ends, the author promises yet another adventure, and thus a fourth book in this series. I just can’t wait to read it! ♥

I give this book 5 out of 5 stars which by Goodreads standards mean I ‘loved it’!

Links to the book

Goodreads ~ Amazon

Giveaway

The author has kindly agreed to give away TWO ebook copies of Drasine. How exciting is that?!. Open worldwide. Ends on Mar 29th, 2017 & winners will be announced by Apr 2nd. The ebooks will be emailed by the author to the winners. Enter using the Rafflecopter form below :

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Good luck!

Source: I was provided a complimentary ebook copy for review purpose. All opinions are 100% my own.

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Review and Giveaway : Pandavita’s Baobab powder!

Hey guys,

Today am super excited to review a superfood which most of you might not have heard about – Baobab Powder!. Pandavita, a UK based brand, sells 100% natural, 100% organic Baobab powder that’s produced in Ghana, Africa & packed in the UK.

Baobab

What is Baobab?

Baobab (Bay-Oh-Bab) is an exotic fruit, grown on magnificent trees in Africa. It is the only fruit in the world that naturally dries inside its shell and this is because of the hot weather. Pandavita removes the sweet-tasting, dried fruit powder and pack it into kraft-paper pouches. Their baobab fruit powder is 100% organic and free from nasties like sugar, preservatives and additives. It is just a pure, raw superfruit.

Baobab fruit

Baobab fruit

Baobab tree is also known as the upside down tree, the monkey bread tree or the tree of life. They look other worldly. Pretty breathtaking, don’t you think?..

Baobab tree

Benefits of Baobab

Overall studies have shown that baobab has:

●10 times the antioxidant level of oranges and 6 x more antioxidants than cranberries, blueberries and blackberries.

● Up to 6 times more Vitamin C than oranges.

● 4 times more potassium than a banana.

● 2 times more calcium than milk.

● More iron than spinach.

It also contains zinc, manganese, essential fatty acids, phosphorus, protein and vitamin B complexes.

To read more about the benefits of Baobab, click here.

No wonder it’s a superfood!. Just imagine the benefits of including Baobab powder into your daily diet.

How to add Baobab in your diet

To try it for yourself, use 5-10g (1-2 teaspoons) of this fruit powder in water, a fruit juice or a smoothie; or you can sprinkle it onto cereal or yoghurt.

Smoothie

Baobab & Carrot Smoothie Bowl

raw fudge

Raw Cacao, Baobab & Almond Butter Fudge Bites

Check out Pandavita’s super informative & beautiful baobab recipes that allows you to get creative and gives you ideas on how to incorporate it into foods.The health benefits (such as a positive mood shift, increased energy, better digestion, glowing skin & much more) that you will get from using this vegan-friendly, sugar-free and dairy-free baobab powder are enormous.

My experience with Baobab powder

This fine, cream colored, raw fruit powder is a treat to the taste buds. It has a tart, citrusy taste. It has a full bodied, complex flavor that leaves you with a filling sensation. I first tried the powder on it’s own to understand it’s taste.

Baobab powder

Then, I tried it as a drink. When mixing with water, add a little water to the powder to create a paste, then gradually add more water while stirring. It’s a lovely drink with a citrusy taste. I tried with 2 tsps in a glass of water as suggested on the pack that the powder came in. But had to increase the number of tsps to get the right taste.

The Baobab powder comes in a resealable, recyclable environment friendly & cute Kraft paper pouch. Just love it!. 5% of every purchase on Pandavita goes to charity, which is great. I highly recommend you try this because it is so delicious and will enhance the flavour of anything that you are having, that has a fruity taste to begin with. Not to mention all the wonderful benefits it comes loaded with. Also, this product is gluten free, vegan friendly, paleo friendly, non GMO, dairy free & sugar free.

To buy, click here. It’s available in 50 gms, 100 gms & 250 gms packs. You can get 10% off by using the discount code 10OFF.

Reading about all of it’s benefits, being the skincare crazed person that I am, I couldn’t help but wonder whether it’s available as a skincare product. Guess what I found online?. Aura Cacia’s organic Baobab oil!. That’s on my wish list now 🙂

Also, did you notice Pandavita’s logo?. It’s so adorable and cute. They chose their name based on the fact that Pandas are adorable and seem so happy and ‘vita’ in Italian means ‘happy life’. It’s all about achieving a happy, healthy life ♥.

Giveaway

The amazingly friendly Director of Pandavita, Kieran, is sponsoring a pack of Baobab powder (containing a generous 50 gms) to one of my awesome followers. It is open worldwide and can be entered using the Rafflecopter form below. Please enter only if you have a postal address. Giveaway ends on Mar 21st, 2017 and winner will be announced by Mar 24th. Good luck!.

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Note: This product was sent to me for review purposes. All opinions are 100% honest & my own. All images on this page belong to Pandavita, unless otherwise specified.

Giveaway : $100 Amex Gift Card (Open Worldwide)!

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Welcome to the $100 American Express Gift Card Giveaway Event!

This great group of bloggers wanted to get together, to bring one amazing prize, to one lucky winner!
Good Luck!

The Giveaway
One lucky winner will receive a $100 American Express Gift Card.
Enter with the easy form, below:

  Disclosure: The bloggers involved in this giveaway were not compensated, and are not responsible for prize fulfillment. Lil’ Blog and More will be sending the prize out. Must be 18 years of age or older to enter this giveaway.This giveaway starts October 16th, 2016, and will end on November 10th, 2016 at11:59 pm. The winner will be emailed, and have 48 hours to respond, or a new winner will be chosen. Once a winner is drawn and confirmed, thename will be announced on the GiveawayTools form. Open to worldwide entries.

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Giveaway : $50 PayPal Cash (Open Worldwide)!

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Robert Erich of Money Nomad is giving away $50 PayPal cash through a Rafflecopter giveaway form, shown below. I am a part of this giveaway too. If you follow me on Twitter, just claim that entry in the giveaway form. There are lots of other ways to get more entries. So go ahead and check it out.

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Giveaway is open internationally and ends on May 16th, 2016. Winner will be contacted by Rob. Good Luck!

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Giveaway : $150 PayPal cash (Open Worldwide)!

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Welcome to the $150 Paypal giveaway event!
Welcome to this awesome giveaway event! This is our biggest prize yet, and we can’t wait to giveaway this awesome prize, to one lucky winner! 
Good Luck.
The Giveaway! 
One lucky winner will receive a $150 via Paypal. Entering to win is very easy, with the GiveawayTools form, below:

 Disclosure: The bloggers involved in this giveaway were not compensated, and are not responsible for prize fulfillment. Lil’ Blog and More will be sending the prize out. Must be 18 years of age or older to enter this giveaway.This giveaway starts March 20th, 2016, and will end on April 7th, 2016 at11:59 pm. The winner will be emailed, and have 48 hours to respond, or a new winner will be chosen. Once a winner is drawn and confirmed, the name will be announced on the Giveaway Tools form. Open to worldwide entries. 

Giveaway : Movie Madness (Open to US Only)!

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Movies are exciting and entertaining right?. Here is a chance for 2 winners to enjoy the latest movies!
Welcome to the Movie Madness Giveaway Event!
It’s time for the Movie Madness Giveaway Event! With so many amazing movies out right now – We couldn’t pick a better prize! This giveaway will offer 2 great gift card prizes. 
The Giveaway!
The first winner chosen will receive a $25 AMC gift card, and the second winner chosen will receive a $15 Fandango gift card. Entering to win this giveaway is very easy, with the GiveawayTools form, below:

 

Disclosure: The bloggers involved in this giveaway were not compensated, and arenot responsible for prize fulfillment. Your Strong Tower will be sending the prize out. Must be 18 years of age or older to enter this giveaway.This giveaway starts February 1st, 2016, and will end on February 25th, 2016 at11:59 pm. The winner will be emailed, and have 48 hours to respond, or a new winner will be chosen. Once a winner is drawn and confirmed, thename will be announced on the GiveawayTools form. Open to US residents only.

Birthday Giveaway #3 – WhipEye Ebook (Open worldwide)!

Hiya guys!

It’s my 28th birthday today!. I am doing three giveaways this time and this is the last of them. WhipEye by author Geoffrey Saign won the 2015 International Book Award, & also the 2015 Outstanding Children’s Fiction Award in the IAN (Independent Author’s Network) Book of the Year Awards!. I am so pleased to let you know that Geoffrey has kindly sponsored to give away an ebook copy of WhipEye for my birthday!. I have reviewed WhipEye earlier. If you have missed it, do read it. Kindly read the below conditions before entering the giveaway.

WhipEye

General rules/conditions

■ Must be a follower of mine
■ Giveaway ends on November 12th midnight.
■ Giveaway winners will be announced on my blog and Facebook page on November 14th.
■ Winners will also be emailed and given a set amount of time to reply back to me to claim the prize.
■ Prize will be emailed by the author directly to the winner.
■ Winner has the choice of either an epub or mobi version of the ebook.

Now that you know the rules, entering it is easy. It’s via a Rafflecopter form :). There are plenty of ways to earn entries. There is only one mandatory entry and that is to be a follower of mine. Rest are all optional entries, however doing them all means you have more winning chances!.

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Goodluck my dear friends!. Thanks again to Geoffrey Saign for sponsoring this prize!.

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February Blogger Appreciation Giveaway 2015!

Welcome to the $100 February Blogger Appreciation Giveaway 2015! – hosted by Mother Daughter Book Reviews.

This is my “Shoutout” to my wonderful “Book Blasters” who posted book blasts with us over the month of December, 2014. Big, big thank you to each and every one of you! You are much appreciated.

Hey guys!

As a thank you to all book blasters, including me, Renee of Mother Daughter Book Reviews has set up this giveaway. Do enter the giveaway for your chance to win $100!. One of the entries is to follow my blog by email. So, if you are already doing so, claim your entry by entering through the Rafflecopter link!

100 February Blogger Appreciation Giveaway 2015

* Giveaway Details *

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Prize: One winner will receive a $100 Amazon gift card or a PayPal cash prize (winner’s choice)

Contest Ends: February 28, 11:59 pm, 2015

Open: Internationally

How to enter: Please enter using the Rafflecopter widget below.

Terms and Conditions: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. The winner will be randomly drawn through the Rafflecopter widget and will be contacted by email within 48 hours after the giveaway ends. The winner will then have 72 hours to respond. If a winner does not respond within 72 hours, a new draw will take place for a new winner. Odds of winning will vary depending on the number of eligible entries received. This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. This giveaway is sponsored, hosted and managed by Renee from Mother Daughter Book Reviews. If you have any additional questions – feel free to send and email to Renee(at)MotherDaughterBookReviews(dot)com.

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Good luck!

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