PB Spotlight: COCO: MIGUEL AND THE GRAND HARMONY by Matt de la Peña & illustrated by Ana Ramírez

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Blog_Coco_coverpicAbout the Book:
Title: COCO: MIGUEL AND THE GRAND HARMONY by Matt de la Peña, and illustrated by Ana Ramírez
Pub. Date: October 10, 2017
Publisher: Disney Press

This jacketed picture book pairs Newbery Winner Matt de la Pe a and Pixar artist Ana Ram rez with the highly anticipated Pixar Studios film, Coco. Featuring a beautiful original story based on the characters of the film, as well as vibrant stylized artwork, this title is sure to appeal to readers of all ages.
Disney*Pixar’s Coco is the celebration of a lifetime, where the discovery of a generations-old mystery leads to a most extraordinary and surprising family reunion.
Directed by Lee Unkrich (Toy Story 3) and produced by Darla K. Anderson (Toy Story 3), Disney*Pixar’s Coco opens in U.S. theaters November 22, 2017.

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Blog_Coco_MattpicAbout Matt:
Matt de la Peña is the New York Times Bestselling, Newbery Medal-winning author of six young adult novels: Ball Don’t Lie, Mexican WhiteBoy, We Were Here, I Will Save You, The Living and The Hunted. He’s also the author of the critically-acclaimed picture books A Nation’s Hope: The Story of Boxing Legend Joe Louis (illustrated by Kadir Nelson) and Last Stop on Market Street (illustrated by Christian Robinson). Matt received his MFA in creative writing from San Diego State University and his BA from the University of the Pacific where he attended school on a full basketball scholarship. de la Peña currently lives in Brooklyn NY. He teaches creative writing and visits high schools and colleges throughout the country.
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Giveaway Details:

3 winners will receive a finished copy of COCO: MIGUEL AND THE GRAND HARMONY, US Only.

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Tour Schedule:

Week One:
10/2/2017- BookHounds YA– Interview
10/3/2017- Cindy’s Love of Books– Spotlight
10/4/2017- Mama Reads Blog– Spotlight
10/5/2017- Mom with a Reading Problem– Excerpt
10/6/2017- Nerdophiles– Spotlight

Week Two:
10/9/2017- Texan Girl Reads– Spotlight
10/10/2017- For the Love of KidLit– Spotlight (Interview TBA)
10/11/2017- Novel Novice– Spotlight
10/12/2017- Wonder Struck– Spotlight
10/13/2017- Wandering Bark Books– Spotlight


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