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two giveaways for two years of This Picture Book Life

This Picture Book Life turns two this month!

To celebrate, I have two special giveaways to thank you for stopping by here and reading!  THANK YOU!

Enter to win one of two sets of three picture books.  One batch is three super sweet books published by Penguin; the other, three books from Chronicle that explore nature in some way.





3 SWEET PICTURE BOOKS published by Penguin:

Knit Together by Angela Dominguez.

There’s This Thing by Connah Brecon.

Little Baby Buttercup by Linda Ashman, illustrated by You Byun.





3 NATURE PICTURE BOOKS published by Chronicle Books:

Flashlight by Lizi Boyd.

Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt by Kate Messner, art by Christopher  Silas Neal.

In This Book by Fani Marceau and Joëlle Jolivet.


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nine picture books about night

It’s October and that means (at least) two things:

1.) Halloween is approaching.

2.) Nights are getting longer.

So as fall and spooky stuff appear, I give you nine picture books for night owls.


Flashlight by Lizi Boyd.

(I received a review copy of Flashlight.)


midnight_library_picture_bookThe Midnight Library by Kazuno Kohara.


theinsomniacsThe Insomniacs by Karina Wolf and The Brothers Hilts.


hannah'snightHannah’s Night by Komako Sakai.


thedarkThe Dark by Lemony Snicket and Jon Klassen.


chengdu_panda_bookChengdu Could Not, Would Not, Fall Asleep by Barney Saltzberg.


Screen Shot 2014-10-01 at 7.51.46 PMLittle Owl’s Night by Divya Srinivasan.


switching_on_the_moonSwitching on the Moon collected by Jane Yolen and Andrew Fusek Peters, illustrated by G. Brian Karas.


Run Home, Little Mouse by Britta Teckentrup.


Enjoy these books at bedtime and don’t miss the full moon tomorrow night!