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BOB Books (Scholastic): review and giveaway (two winners)

*Comment below to enter for the following BOB Books prize: BOB Books lunchbox BOB Books Sight Words Kindergarten BOB Books Sight Words First Grade Two winners will be selected from random.org after August 30th. *This giveaway is now CLOSED. Comments #11 (Jesse – 1st win? Yay!) and #52 (Kerrie) were chosen at random.org. Congrats and […]

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Silver Dolphin Books: Review and Giveaway (2 winners)

Silver Dolphin Books was kind enough to ship books to each of our children. They are now offering to award two winners any book of their choice. This giveaway is now CLOSED. Comments #19 (Kyla) and #42 (Kathy P) were selected from random.org. Congrats and thank you to everyone who entered! Here’s how you enter: […]

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Summer Reading Challenge: From Simple Organized Sanity, Personal Child Stories, Mommy Perks and Kids Perks

This summer, you are invited to participate in a Summer Reading Challenge, sponsored by: Simple Organized Sanity Personal Child Stories Mommy Perks Kids Perks A recent study found that homes with fewer than 43 books showed a significant increase in learning delays – for the children in those homes. Their test scores and reading comprehension […]

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Peacock Pottery: Book bag giveaway (3 winners)

***This giveaway is now CLOSED. Leah has decided that FIFTEEN people will win a book bag and book mark. Treasures 4 Teachers has offered to fill FIVE winner’s bags with books. The 15 winners of the bags include the following comments (from random.org): 4, 8, 12, 24, 18, 6, 21, 9, 23, 16, 14, 7, […]

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Little Heroes: review and giveaway (5 winners)

This giveaway is now CLOSED. The following comments were selected from random.org: 5, 10, 6, 2 and 7. Thanks to everyone who entered and don’t forget to stop by the Little Heroes website to browse the books! *Comment below to enter for a free “The Golden Goal” soft cover book (right in time for the […]

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Children’s Book Week (May 10-16): Rummage sale = Happy me

Today, our family ran down to the local school for the rummage sale. Proceeds are benefiting the 8th graders and their 2011 class trip. Once there, we found some clothing items, play dough toys and…books. My husband told me to look around while he took the kids to the swing-set. An hour later I was […]

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