Friday, March 19, 2010

GIVEAWAY! Big Universe Membership

Wish your kids had more books to read? Wish your books could be interactive? Want a creative outlet for your little writers to share their own stories? Look no further than Big Universe, a unique Web site designed to read, create, and share children’s books online.

Use your membership (several levels, including Lite—free—a 3-day trial) to read over 1,300 books complete with bright illustrations in many popular children’s genres and take quizzes to ensure complete comprehension. You can read others’ recommendations and highlight your favorites for others to enjoy. Big Universe makes it easy to find books by age, genre, reading level, subject, or language.

One of the features that makes Big Universe stand out from other sites with online books is its create feature. Children can write their own stories and use the included clip art to illustrate them. Clear tutorials make using these components a breeze. What’s more, your children can publish and share their books safely with other members. Check out the more than 10,000 books written by Big Universe members!

GIVEAWAY: Leave me a comment here with a 1-sentence summary of your child’s most creative story to enter a drawing for a FREE 6-month membership to Big Universe. Be sure to leave contact information as well.

Disclosure: I received one or more of the products or services mentioned above for free in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”