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Monday, April 6, 2015

The Tapper Twins Go to War (With Each Other) Blog Tour {spotlight and giveaway}


I'm thrilled to have The Tapper Twins Go To War (With Each Other) Blog Tour stopping by today...


The Tapper Twins Go to War (With Each Other)
(Tapper Twins #1)
by Geoff Rodkey
4/7/15
Little, Brown Books FYR

This brand-new series by a popular screenwriter is a pitch-perfect, contemporary comedy featuring twelve-year-old fraternal twins, Claudia and Reese, who couldn't be more different...except in their determination to come out on top in a vicious prank war! But when the competition escalates into an all-out battle that's fought from the cafeteria of their New York City private school all the way to the fictional universe of an online video game, the twins have to decide if their efforts to destroy each other are worth the price.
Told as a colorful "oral history" by the twins and their friends, and including photos, screenshots, chat logs, online gaming digital art, and text messages between their clueless parents, The Tapper Twins is a hilariously authentic showcase of what it's like to be in middle school in our digitally-saturated world.


Praise for The Tapper Twins Go to War 
*"This uproarious series opener... is packed with both laugh-out-loud moments and heart."

Publishers Weekly, starred review

"Appealing to tween digital natives and fans of 'Origami Yoda'...and 'Charlie Joe Jackson'.... A fine beginning to a funny, new middle grade series.—School Library Journal

"Thanks to the inclusion of various points of view, Claudia's reasonably balanced narrative offers plenty of humorous insight, and occasional doodles and photos keep it peppy."—Booklist


Geoff Rodkey is the author of the Tapper Twins middle grade comedy series and the Chronicles of Egg adventure series. He's also the Emmy-nominated screenwriter of such hit films as Daddy Day Care, RV, and the Disney Channel's Good Luck Charlie, It's Christmas. Geoff grew up in Freeport, Illinois and began his writing career on his high school newspaper. While in college, Geoff was an editor of both the Harvard Lampoon and the Let's Go travel guide series. His early writing credits include the educational video game Where In the World Is Carmen Sandiego?, the non-educational MTV series Beavis and Butt-head, and Comedy Central's Politically Incorrect. Geoff currently lives in New York City with his wife and three sons. They do not have any pets, mostly because the whole experience with the goldfish was just too upsetting.

10 winners will receive a hardcover copy of 
THE TAPPER TWINS GO TO WAR (With Each Other)
-US only-
(blog tour wide giveaway)
a Rafflecopter giveaway

Tour Schedule
 4/6/2015- Word Spelunker
4/8/2015- Forever Bookish
4/9/2015- Kidlit Frenzy
4/10/2015- Page Turners

8 comments:

anne s. said...

My 10 yr old daughter LOVES the cover and book trailer and is hoping to get her hands on this book ASAP!

aLilLacey said...

This looks like a really fun and enjoyable book. Love the cover!!

aLilLacey said...

This looks like a really fun and enjoyable book. Love the cover!!

traveler said...

This book would be delightful for my grandchildren. thanks for this lovely feature and giveaway. saubleb(at)gmail(dot)com

Manju Howard said...

Entertaining book trailer! Tweens will relate to the misadventures of Claudia and Reese.

ayokosabieh said...

I want to read this book! I love the cover, the plot, and the characters because of the twins! And of course, the trailer is so good! I can totally relate with them!

P.S. Thanks for this wonderful giveaway

Stacy said...

The humor is going to appeal to all ages.

Lynnette said...

I just orderd the Tapper Twins for my library - it looks to be perfect for my 5th graders. A 2nd copy would be wonderful . . .