Monday, April 21, 2008

Free Giveaway: Corduroy and Caps for Sale

The cover of Esphyr Slobodkina's classic children's book Caps for SaleImage via WikipediaIn honor of the two birthdays we are celebrating this week, I am giving away two books -- Corduroy by Don Freeman and Caps for Sale by Esphyr Slobodkina.

Classic picture books with an element of fun, these are two of our family's absolute favorites.

Drop me a comment that includes either a link to your blog or your email address.

I will accept entries until bedtime Friday, and will use a random number generator to choose the winner.

*Due to shipping costs, this offer is only available to residents of the United States.*


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144 comments:

Lesha said...

Sounds great! :)

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Courtney said...

My kids would love these books.

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Domestic Accident said...

You can't have too many books for the kids!

The Mommy said...

We love books!

Shannon said...

These books really are all time favorites! I read them as a child and would love to have them for my son. Thanks


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Summer said...

Great books! I've been wanting to get Corduroy for my sons but haven't yet.

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Leia said...

I _LOVED_ "Caps for Sale" as a kid and would love to share it (and Corderoy) with my little man!

angelaandconnor at gmail.com said...

We don't have either!! Id love to have them for Connor's collection!


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Mama Zen said...

My daughter would love these!

The Trendy Mommy Spot said...

Fun fun!

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Shannon @ Gabi's World said...

Looking to add more books to our children's library! Thanks for the giveaway. Please enter me!

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hetz-junk said...

Love those books! GREAT GIVEAWAY!

windycindy said...

Hello! I agree with you. These two books are delightful. Please enter me in your drawing. Thanks,Cindi
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Tanya said...

What fun books! Our library story time often does caps for sale with little construction paper hats for the kids and so forth. Great book.

Joanna said...

Books are always needed and useful! Enter me, please!

Lannie Ott said...

I love adding to my 9 month old's library:)

Niki said...

awww..great book picks!

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Summer said...

I've never heard of the Caps book but Corduroy is one of my all time favorites!

Dawn said...

We LOVE books at our house!
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Carrie said...

Me and my boys go to the library every week - we love books and would love to win these.

Smellyann said...

What a great prize - I'd love to win. Thanks!

Qtpies7 said...

Cute! We don't have either book.
Great giveaway!

Hairline Fracture said...

My kids love books, and Corduroy is a favorite. We'd love to win.

Sarah said...

I love both of those books! My daughter loves to read and would be so excited to have these. Thanks for the chance to win.

Ginny said...

Great books!

Richelle said...

Those are great books! Count me in please!

Genevieve P said...

I love those books! Please enter me!

nor_lou said...

we love reading all of the time

Snowbird said...

I've never read Caps for Sale but I love Corduroy. My grandkids would love to have these books as I'm sure their mommy would also.

gigere said...

I love both of these books! They would be great for the future of our baby, due in June.

Liz said...

What a great giveaway! Please enter me in your drawing! Thanks!

Emily said...

Those looks like they would make great additions to our children's library!

Karen said...

I am a preschool teacher and these are two of my favorite books! I would give them to my grandchild.

gunzie said...

I would love to win these for my kids! Thanks for the great giveaway!
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jenny said...

wow wee my all time fav books i would just love to win them for my little one thanks jenny9675309@yahoo.com

Kara said...

Great giveaway, my boys would love these!

U.M.M. said...

My oldest daughter read Caps For Sale last year in school and loved it! I'd love to win! Thank you for the chance =)

Sharla said...

I love children's books and these are two that I actually don't have but want! Great giveaway! sharlacarbine at gmail dot com

Marcia said...

I remember reading Corduroy in elementary school!

Shannon said...

I love Corduroy! Great books...my kids would love them!

seven said...

I love children's books! I remember really liking Caps for Sale when I was young.
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Jodi said...

oh what great books! I hadn't thought about either of these in years...thanks for the giveaway!

abrianna said...

Great books

TheAngelForever said...

Love those books. My son has read them, but I would love to add those to our library.

The Angel Forever

Ebie said...

i remember reading my mom's corduroy book when i was a kid!

Marly said...

Awesome giveaway - my son doesn't have either of those books! Thank you!

Michelle@Life with Three said...

I remember reading Caps for Sale when I was a kid. I've been wanting to get it for my kids. This would be great!

thepipers said...

We love both of these books and don't own either! Thanks for the opportunity to win them!

Allison said...

These are great books! Please count me in. Thanks!

Shane said...

Two great giveaways! Count me in please.

bethany said...

I love these books!! Thanks for the chance!

Sarah Berry said...

I love reading to Brea would love to add to the collection. Thanks

Keryn said...

I love children's books--and my kids like them too.

Carol said...

we love books!

Ames said...

Oh what great books - as a former preschool teacher I hosted a "Caps" day all in honor of the book :)

BrineS said...

My nephew in Michigan would LOVE these books!

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tvollowitz@aol.com said...

fingers crossed.
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Erynne said...

OH! Those are such adoreable books!!! my daughter loves corduroy!

Krista said...

Aw, sweet! Corduroy is one of my favorite books! I haven't seen the other one before...
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JNM said...

I have never seen the 1st book! I am always on the hunt for good children's books--thanks for the idea.

Lilith Silvermane said...

I love the idea of childrens books for giveaways. I NEVER have enough!!!

Stretch Mark Mama said...

We home school, and love these books! Would like to own!

Kristi said...

We love Caps For Sale. We have a book on tape for this one. We don't have Courderoy so I would love that one.

CanCan said...

Would you believe I have never heard of "Caps for Sale"? And I'm a mom AND a teacher! I'd love to have these 2 awesome books!

samsakara said...

My daughter could use new books since she seems to bored of her old ones.

aahcoffee said...

I LOVE Corduroy, but have never read Caps for Sale. How fun it would be to win these!!!
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Granola said...

We haven't read either on of those and would love to add them to our bookshelf. Thank you kindly!

Annabelle said...

I've never heard of these books...I bet my boys would love them though!!

Becca said...

We don't have either of these classics in our collection yet. Thanks for the giveaway!
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Tiffany Rosson said...

My daughters and I loved these books. I would love to give them to my niece to enjoy.

Thank you for doing this giveaway.
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frugallm said...

My daughter would love these!

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Stephanie Reed said...

These bring back such good memories! Very sweet and great giveaway.

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Jennifer said...

I remember these books from when my oldest child was little. They would be great to have for our new little one.

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Maureen said...

love these books!

Jules said...

Caps for Sale is quite possibly my favorite book EVER!! What a fun giveaway!

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Cindy said...

We love books here! Great giveaway!

Anonymous said...

Great Books!! Thanks for the giveaway!!
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Leah said...

Caps for Sale was one of my favs as a kid!
Thanks!

WorldsGreatestMommy said...

Two of my all-time favorites. And with all the books I own, I don't have these two.

Suzie G. said...

I think, think, I read Caps for Sale when I was younger. It sounds familier but it might have been something else. I had a plush cururoy bear though.

Miss Heidi said...

Cool. So many little folks I know love to read and would like to have something like this. Thanks.
Heidi
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holly K said...

My kids would love these books. We got Caps For Sale at the library once and they loved it! cookiecutter72 AT hotmail DOT com

tammiemarie said...

Our kids are big into bedtime stories right now, these would be great!

Mari said...

Yes, please! I LOVED caps for sale when I was growing up!

Christi said...

Sounds great! I love books and so do my kids!

Erin said...

Great children's books! My daughter would love them. :)

Tammy said...

I remember these books, and loved them as a kid, I'd like to gift them to my nephew if I win. Thanks for the chance.

Sheila said...

My little grandson would love these books.
Sheila
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joyfulnotes said...

We'd love these books!

susan1215 said...

pleasr enter me

Ashley said...

Would love to have these books in our collection.

PS said...

I have been meaning to buy Corduroy for a long time!

chanelireli said...

i loved Caps for Sale as a kid

mom to p said...

These are great children's books. I would love to win!

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grace said...

Awesome giveaway! My daughter will be delighted.

Anonymous said...

We don't have these books! We would love them! Thank you!!!

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Tiff said...

My son's teacher reccomended those two. I think my son would love them

dixiemaiden said...

Those are fun childrens books! Thanks for this giveaway!
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Twinklescrapbooks said...

These books rock!! I love the monkeys in Caps for Sale! And poor lost Corduroy! We love books in this house and we could always use some more classics! Thanks for the giveaway! Tina :)

Anonymous said...

Our copies are all worn out - we'd love to win new ones!

Thanks for offering these!
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Melissa said...

What fun to win these! We've never read these at our house, so they would be a nice addition to our collection.

Rebecca said...

love love love children's books...and my girls love to be read to. thanks for entering me!

Alison said...

great books!
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Frances said...

I remember loving Corduroy as a little girl. Thanks for hosting a giveaway!

Shepherd Family ACAL said...

Oh my gosh, that Caps for Sale book brought a memory back I had totally forgotten, I was in that play when I was in 2nd or 3rd grade I was a monkey and I had a cute brown tail, I loved that tail! Weird!

Adena said...

Oh, I love these books!!

Emily Ecklund said...

What wonderful books to give away...thanks!

LeeAnn said...

What a great contest! My neices love books!

Telima said...

Those look like fun books! My email address is in my Blogger profile, just in case I win!

Ney_Strokes of Magic said...

Great book! Thanks for the great giveaway!

Renee

Jon & Sarah said...

What a great giveaway. Two classic books. Thanks.

Allison said...

Oh, I love books! Thanks for the great giveaway!

Jessica said...

My son loves books. These would be great to add to our collection!

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Count me in. I'm always looking for books for the little bookworm :)

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anne s. said...

just took these out of the library. they are great!
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Tiffany said...

Adorable books, I would love to be entered for them :)

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Tabitha said...

I love these two books! I have activities that go along with both books but don't actually own the books. I usually check them out at the library.

Audra's Little Scraps said...

What fun books- I remember reading caps for sell as a kid. Thanks for the great giveaway!

FunkyFrum said...

I loved these stories as a kid!

Dooneybug said...

I remember reading those when I was little - love them!

Web Obsessed said...

You can never have enough books!
Thanks for the great giveaway!!!

Jinxy & Me said...

Great books! Thanks for the contest!

drala said...

My 7 year old nephew would love these. Thanks.

Michelle B. said...

please enter me in your contest

kamlchap said...

My girls would love these books. Cordury is one of my favorites.
Thanks for the giveaway.

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Teri said...

My preschoolers (I teach) would just love these books! They're "oldies, but goodies!"

Mandy said...

I totally remember these books growing up but have neither in my collection. I'd love to share these with my kiddos. Thank you for your generosity!:)

sweetsue said...

I remember Caps for Sale from years ago, I would love to read it to my grandkids.

Julie D said...

Curdupy is one of my absolute favs!

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I'd love to discover these.


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Teri said...

The books are beautiful. I would love to take Lily on this journey! Thank you.

Erica G said...

I totally for got about these books until I saw your post. These are great!

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Cristina said...

Oh these were two of my favorite books as a child. I would love to win these.

Gigi Lynn said...

My children would love to have these books for their own instead of getting them from the library. Thank you so much!

Megret said...

We love Caps for Sale but do not own it! Thanks for the contest! ( meg.wilson@gmail.com )

Karin said...

Very nice giveaway!

Karen said...

I would love to have these for my boys! Thanks:)

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Sherry said...

Oh we love books around here! Please enter me. :)

katklaw777 said...

Two classic, wonderful books! thnx
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I'd love to win these classic books for my children.
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GinaE1980 said...

I love these books!

Misti said...

My kids would love these book!! This is a great giveaway!!
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M.E. said...

Love children's books for my son & he would love these!
Enter me, please!