Saturday, June 3, 2017

Fun Freetime: Where's the Book Scavenger Hunt

This FREE world-wide reading event combines literacy, technology, and of course awesome PRIZES!
Starting June 15, participants will compete in a 10-week “digital scavenger hunt” finding hidden books located in best-selling author, Carew Papritz’s YouTube videos. A winner will be chosen each week and prizes range from Amazon gift cards to a new Kindle Fire! (There will be 5 main prize winners and 10 bonus winners over the course of the hunt!) 
Interested participants will go to the website  to sign up and subscribe. Over the course of 10 weeks, bestselling author, Carew Papritz, will be releasing two videos per week on his YOUTUBE channel. He has hidden a specially-marked version of his award-winning inspirational book, The Legacy Letters, in 5 of his 20 fun videos. The videos range from his “I love to read” series and his “first-ever” book events, such as signing books on the top of volcanoes and while on horseback, delivering books by drone, and his most recent signing in Havana, Cuba.
Supports Make-A-Wish Foundation
100% of the profits from every purchase of The Legacy Letters made during the 10 weeks of the First-Ever YouTube Scavenger Hunt will be donated to Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Inspires Summer Reading
One of the main goals is to provide a new, interesting way to get kids inspired to read and to spark childhood fun & curiosity over the summer.
Win Prizes
There are 2 ways to win prizes-- There will be 5 main prize winners and 10 bonus winners over the course of the hunt! The first five participants to find all five books will win the grand prizes.  Prizes range from Amazon gift cards to a new Kindle Fire!
Bonus searches and prizes will be released each week. In order to get clues and the info on each week's bonus search, participants will have to follow Papritz on social media.
The organizer, award-winning author Carew Papritz, is on a mission to promote literacy and curiousity in children through his innovative reading events and one-of-a-kind book signings: He is the founder of the Annual Book Balloon Launchhe has has done book signings on top of volcanoes, whistle-stop tours by train, digital book signings on horseback, and he was the first author in history to deliver a book by drone.

Dates: June 15 - Sept. 1         
FREE World Wide Event
Register on the Website: 
Carew Papritz, also known as The Cowboy Philosopher, is the author of the multi-award winning book The Legacy Letters. Though fictional, The Legacy Letters has won acclaim as a life lessons book for all generations, gaining the distinction of being the only book in publishing history to win awards in both fiction and non-fiction categories. A Renaissance Man in an age that lauds the specialist, The Huffington Post says Papritz "intrigues and enlightens, charms and catalyzes change for every reader."  
As part of his many innovative and adventurous first-ever book signings, Carew truly lives his book’s central message to “live life to the fullest” while signing books on top of volcanoes and horses. These events and other YouTube videos, such as the “I Love to Read” series and his annual literacy-driven charity event, “The Great Book Balloon Launch,” inspire kids and adults to rediscover the joy of reading! Find his videos at: YouTube_Channel

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