Kidlit4Japan Auction #7a from Marlo Garnsworthy

Auction #7a: Signed Books from Marlo Garnsworthy

Description: 2 sets (one set per winning bidder) of signed ‘Ginny Giles’ series: ‘Eat Your Cheese, Ginny Giles’; ‘On Your Skis, Ginny Giles’; and ‘Scratch Your Fleas, Ginny Giles’

Estimated Value: 2 winners at $30 each
Buy It Now: $15
Auction Begins: Monday 3/21 @ 3:00PM EDT
Auction Ends: Thursday 3/24 @ 3:00PM EDT

Bio: Marlo is a SCBWI member and published children’s author. She works freelance as a developmental editor, copyeditor, and writing mentor with Book Editing Associates and is on faculty at the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD CE), where she teaches ‘Writing for Children’s Books’ as a component of the Children’s Book Illustration Certificate. She is also an artist and illustrator. She blogs about writing, editing, and more at

Author, Editor Marlo Garnsworthy’s Website:

Auction Terms:

  • Bid by posting a comment with your bid amount; anonymous bidding is not allowed.
  • Do not bid unless you intend to pay that amount to a designated charity organization.
  • Bids are in U.S. Dollars.
  • Bids under $50 must be at least $1 more than the previous bid; bids from $50 to under $100 must be at least $2 more than the previous bid; bids of $100 or more must be at least $5 more than the previous bid. Overbids are encouraged.
  • Highest bid before the end of the auction wins; if the highest bid is less than the reserve amount, the auction is extended until the reserve amount is reached; if no reserve amount is stated, the reserve amount is 50% of the item’s estimated value.
  • Winning bid is not final until the winning bidder is notified by email. Winning bidder must donate the winning bid amount to a designated charity organization and provide a copy of the receipt within three days of notification.
  • For physical items, unless otherwise noted, donor pays standard shipping within the U.S.; winning bidder pays for express shipping or for shipping outside the U.S.

About Greg R. Fishbone

Greg R. Fishbone is the author of galactic fiction for young readers including the GALAXY GAMES series from Tu Books @ Lee & Low Books. Check out his website at
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5 Responses to Kidlit4Japan Auction #7a from Marlo Garnsworthy

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  2. claire collard says:

    30 dollars.

  3. WINNER: Claire Collard has taken one of the two book sets with a generous bid of $30! Congratulations on your winning bid. I will be in touch later today with instructions for making and verifying the UNICEF donation.

    BUY IT NOW: Comments will remain open until the remaining book set is purchased at a “buy it now” price of $15, which is 50% of the item’s value. Grab a bargain and help the children of Japan!

  4. I’ll buy one set at$30. The kids need our help!

  5. Thanks, Linda! Sorry I didn’t see this until now.

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