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Writing Streak Giveaway

If you’re a Slicer who has written for at least ten consecutive days (including today), then this giveaway is for you!  Today’s giveaway is a copy of Thomas Newkirk’s 2009 book, Holding On to Good Ideas in a Time of Bad Ones: Six Literacy Principles Worth Fighting For.  Many thanks to Heinemann for sponsoring a giveaway of Newkirk’s book.

To enter your name for the giveaway of this book, just leave a comment on THIS POST anytime today and through 9 a.m. EDT tomorrow, 3/16/12.  Be sure to leave the number of days you’ve blogged (and subsequently linked to on the daily calls for slice of life stories) for since the month-long challenge began.  In addition, please leave the URL of your blog (e.g.,

The winner of Newkirk’s book will be announced, after a random drawing takes place, tomorrow.

UPDATED @ 11:25 a.m.: Please do not leave the link to your slice of life story here.  Kindly go to Ruth’s post for today [or tomorrow (depending on what day you’re reading this post)] to leave the unique URL to your slice.

Stacey Shubitz View All

Literacy Consultant. Author. Former 4th and 5th Grade Classroom Teacher.

67 thoughts on “Writing Streak Giveaway Leave a comment

  1. Oops,
    My site is
    You can also get there by clicking on my name, but I wanted to make sure you got the site name. ( And please delete one of my comments, so I don’t have two “tickets” in the drawing).


  2. I joined in on the challenge to motivate myself to make a habit of writing every day, and so far I have kept up! 15/15. I just have to tell you that this is the most fun I have ever had writing! I am finding it is like a puzzle. I love the creativity. I love the challenge, and I am addicted to the comments. Is there a 12-step program for slicers in April?


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