Many people have contacted us asking how they can support our new board game Mine Dash. My answer has been to buy our books and let me know if you’d be interested in play testing. We need to wait to make any substantial leaps forward with the game until after the Move Mining competition, in … Continue reading Ore: The Mining Board Game
Happy New Year from the Mineral Maniacs! We are excited to announce that our board game idea has been selected as one of five finalists for the 2019 Move Mining competition. The Move Mining finals are scheduled for Monday, February 25 at 4:30pm MST at the Denver Convention Center. The event will have a livestream … Continue reading Move Mining Finalist 2019
It has been a while since we’ve last posted on The Mineral Maniacs. We’ve had quite a busy summer, but we’ve still been working on the books (Jules is almost finished with book #2!!) and expanding the brand. In fact we’ve come up with another idea to pitch for Move Mining 2019, a board game … Continue reading Mine Dash Board Game
We are excited to announce our first activity workbook! THE MAGIC HARDHAT ADVENTURE GUIDE takes us deeper into the world of Mining, Geology, and Engineering. Put on your hardhat and travel with Marabel, Herbie, and Victor into these fun adventures!! Explorers of all ages will discover the world’s natural resources, spark interest in STEM curriculum, … Continue reading Introducing The Magic Hardhat Adventure Guide
Today is exactly one year since the debut of The Mineral Maniacs at the 2017 Move Mining competition. We have learned so much this past year about the publishing business, children’s literature, and STEM-based education. But most of all, we have been so humbled by the support and encouragement we’ve received from the Mining and … Continue reading Thank you Move Mining!!
FREE Kindle version of both the English and Spanish editions! Three days only from Monday to Wednesday, December 18-20. English: http://amzn.to/2B5Z4FT Spanish: http://amzn.to/2jdwmHr This is an exciting way to get the book into the hands of more people. When you decide that like the Kindle version, there is also still time to buy a print … Continue reading Free on Kindle!
¡Nos complace publicar el libro en español de Mineral Maniacs, títulado “El Casco Mágico”! Puede comprar el libro en Amazon o directamente desde nuestra tienda: shop.themineralmaniacs.com. Al comprar en nuestro sitio web, ingrese el código promocional NAVIDAD con un 15% de descuento en todo lo que se encuentre en la tienda hasta la Navidad. We … Continue reading El Casco Mágico publica por la Festejo de la Virgen de Guadalupe!
Hello faithful readers! After an incredibly busy few months, Ryan and I have finally taken some time to breathe…and update everyone on some exciting happenings with the Mineral Maniacs! Update #1: The source of our greatest joy (and exhaustion!) has been the soon-to-be arrival of our fourth boy. Elijah is expected to make his grand … Continue reading Exciting Updates for the Maniacs
This week only, the Kindle edition of The Mineral Maniacs and the Magic Hardhat will be FREE! We want to give teachers and parents a chance to read this wonderful adventure book in time for their kiddos to go #BackToSchool Get the kindle version here: http://amzn.to/2vBQ4SC Please tell all your family, friends, coworkers, and random … Continue reading #BackToSchool The Mineral Maniacs Free on Kindle
Hello faithful readers! We are so very sorry for our absence this summer. We have been a very busy family! Between baseball season, family travels, and some various illnesses (boo strep!), we have unfortunately been neglecting our beloved blog. That doesn’t mean, however, that we haven’t been continuing our work with the Mineral Maniacs. Quite … Continue reading Work ahead for The Mineral Maniacs