Through the Rug Children's Book

Through the Rug

Contests

Through the Rug on Amazon.com
Through the Rug 2: Follow that Dog on Amazon.com

Please email your entries to throughtherug@earthlink.net.

Subject: Through the Rug Contest #
(put the contest #)

Message Body: Please include your entry, along with your name.
If you are under 13, please give your first name only when you submit your entry.

If you are a winner, you will be contacted by email. You will need a parent’s permission to send your full name, and address. This will be used in order to send your prize.

Through the Rug Grab BagContest #1

The Scoop: In the books, Through the Rug and Through the Rug 2: Follow that Dog, Grandma Emma often makes a mess of things, when she fails to follow a recipe.

The Challenge: Does your grandmother do crazy things? Write an essay in 2000 words or less, telling about your grandmother.

Deadline: October 31, 2008

Prize: First prize winner will receive one Through the Rug grab bag: a $12.00 value (in case of a tie, two prizes will be rewarded). The winning entry, along with the writer’s picture, will be posted on this website.

If you are under 13, please give your first name only when you submit your entry.

Contest #2

The Scoop: When Alyssa sings the Froggy song, hoping the frogs will solve a fly problem, Wishville is over-run by frogs.

The Challenge: Help Grandma and Alyssa find a solution to the frog problem in Through the Rug 2: Follow that Dog.

Deadline: November 30, 2008

Prize: The winner will receive a stuffed Sonja Dog. The winners name and picture will be posted on this site. The winning solution may even be used in an upcoming book!

If you are under 13, please give your first name only when you submit your entry.

Contest #3

The Scoop: If you went to Wishville, what would you wish for?

The Challenge: Write an essay to tell about your trip to Wishville, in 2000 words or less.

Deadline: December 31, 2008

Prize: The winning essay will be posted on this website, along with the winner’s picture. The winner will receive a stuffed Domino Dog, made by the author,(only 24 dogs were ever made).

If you are under 13, please give your first name only when you submit your entry.

Through the Rug Tee ShirtsContest #4

The Scoop: In Through the Rug, Alyssa and Grandma could go anywhere in the world, just by making a wish. If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go, and why?

The Challenge: Describe your adventure, in 2000 words or less. The winning entry will be posted on this site, along with the winner’s picture.

Deadline: January 30, 2009

Prize: The winning entry will be posted on this site. The winner will also receive a Through the Rug Tee shirt. (If the prize for any reason, is not available, another prize may be substituted).

If you are under 13, please give your first name only when you submit your entry.