Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Happy Hauli-days Giveaway: Chronicle Books


I've decided to enter this year's Happy Haul-idays contest sponsored by Chronicle Books.  Chances are I won't win, but it's fun to dream.  My charity would be my local public library, Smithfield Public Library, where I spent many happy hours in my younger years.  Please leave a comment for a chance to win, should I be chosen. Thanks!

If I were to win, here are my choices:
  • A Dog is a Dog by Stephen Shaskan ($14.99)
  • E-mergency by Tom Lichtenheld, et.al. ($16.99)
  • Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner ($16.99)
  • Follow the Star by AndyMansfield ($19.99)
  • The Orphan of Awkward Falls by Keith Graves ($16.99)
  • Worst-Case Scenario Ultimate Adventure: Mars by Hena Ghan, et.al. ($12.99)
  • Sea Monster's First Day by Kate Messner ($16.99)
  • Kokeshi Kimonos by Annelore Parot ($17.99)
  • A Zeal of Zebras: An alphabet of collective nouns by Woop ($17.99)
  • Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site by Sherri Duskey Rinker ($16.99)
  • Out of Sight by Pittau & Gervais ($19.99)
  • Creature ABC by Andrew Zuckerman ($19.99)
  • Heroes of the Environment by Harriet Rohmer ($16.99)
  • Animals Marco Polo Saw by Sandra Markle ($16.99)
  • The Silver Horse Switch (Horse Crazy book 1) by Allison Lester ($4.99)
  • The Circus Horse (Horse Crazy book 2) by Allison Lester ($4.99)
  • The Eyes of Grey Wolf by Jonathan London ($6.99)
  • Sleeping Beauty by K. Y. Craft ($15.99)
  • Wild Horse Winter by Tetsuya Honda ($6.95)
  • The Secret World of Whales by Charles Siebert ($16.99)
  • Sparky: The Life and Art of Charles Schulz by Beverly Gherman ($16.99)
  • Tortilla Sun by Jennifer Cervantes ($16.99)
  • 3-D World Atlas and Tour by Marie Javins ($16.99)
  • Wish: Wishing Traditions Around the World by Roseanne Thong ($16.99)
  • Animals Christopher Columbus Saw by Sandra Markle ($16.99)
  • Games for Your Brain: Shark Cards by Tina Seelig ($9.95)
  • World Almanac for Kids Puzzler Deck: U.S. History & Geography by Lynn Brunell ($9.95)
  • Picture This: How Pictures Work by Molly Bang ($12.99)
  • Show and Tell: Exploring the Fine Art of Children's Book Illustration by Dilys Evans ($24.99)
  • The Kid who Named Pluto by Marc McCutcheon ($15.95)
  • Yoda: Bring you Wisdom I Will ($16.95)
  • The Jedi Path: A Manual for Students of the Force by Daniel Wallace ($19.95)
TOTAL: $495.44

24 comments:

  1. These look like awesome book choices! Great idea!

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  2. Great list! Wish: Wishing Traditions Around the World book looks very interesting.

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  3. Love it! Awesome choices! Good luck!

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  4. You went for quantity! Wow! I'd love to win your huge haul if I don't win my own.

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  5. A Dog is a Dog looks adorable. Good luck!

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  6. :D We picked a couple of the same books! I almost added Yoda too but everyone in our family would fight over him. lol

    Good luck and happy haulidays!

    -- Rhianna

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  7. These sound like great books. Thanks for the chance to win with you.

    bamagv at aol dot com

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  8. ha ha my bf would love those star wars books. If i won your list they would immediately go to him great list and good luck!

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  9. This is so cool, thanks for advertizing. And you can go here to comment to win MY stack: http://wordsandpeace.wordpress.com/2011/11/17/happy-haulidays-get-books-for-free/

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  10. Love your list -- if I win, I'll have to donate these to my charity! Best of luck to everyone!!!

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  11. My grandkids would have a field day with your pile of great books. What a fun filled selection :D

    good luck to both of us!!

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  12. Great list! I'd love to win these, if I don't win my own. Good luck!

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  13. Loved my childhood library, too. Good luck!

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  14. great choices. good luck!
    feel free to comment on my post as well:
    http://rnslnitelite.blogspot.com/2011/11/happy-haul-idays-from-chronicle-books.html

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  15. I like your choices too!

    find my list at:
    Tossing It Out
    Lee

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  16. They definitely have a great amount of children's lit. If i win my nieces and nephews will clean up!

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  17. I love your selection. I love horses thats why. Great selection you picked out.

    amhengst at verizon dot net

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  18. Great books on your list. I love picture books, too!

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  19. I love all of these children's titles! (My own Bebe Boy James is crazy about atlases, so the 3-d Atlas is on my own list) - I also have chosen a library as my charity! Best of luck to you!

    knittingandsundries(at)gmail(dot)com

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  20. Love your list. I have several of those on my list.

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  21. Show and Tell looks like a great book, on my list as well.

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