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Giveaway: BABY SCIENTIST Books (US Only)

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Baby Scientist: Oceanographer  and  Baby Scie ntist: Astronaut (US Only) Author: Laura Gehl Illustrator: Daniel Wiseman Release Date : May 2019 Publisher: HarperFestival/HarperCollins   About the Books: Baby Scientist: Oceanographer & Baby Scientist: Astronaut are the first books in a series that makes science jobs fun and accessible for preschoolers –...
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Maggie
What a cute way to get toddlers interested in different science jobs!
Thursday, 23 May 2019 12:23
Jana Leah
These look adorable & I know my nephew will enjoy them.
Wednesday, 05 June 2019 15:14
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is fun and bright. The synopsis promises a fun way to learn while reading.
Sunday, 09 June 2019 08:29
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Giveaway: I GOT A CHICKEN FOR MY BIRTHDAY (US Only)

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I Got a Chicken for My Birthday (US Only) Written by: Laura Gehl Illustrated by: Sarah Horne Release Date: March 2018 Publisher: Carolrhoda Books/Lerner About the Book: Gifts, like friends, can surprise us – and sometimes what (or who) we think we want is not as good as what we get....
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John
I like the fun cover! Sounds like the story teaches important lessons about chickens and chicken-ownership!
Saturday, 03 March 2018 22:40
Alyssa Annico
This looks and sounds really cute. I like the chicken's toolbelt! ... Read More
Wednesday, 07 March 2018 05:09
Hailey Joseph
This story seems to have a great plot, which the cover compliments expertly. Just because I'm nearly an adult doesn't mean I can't... Read More
Saturday, 24 March 2018 11:21
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Giveaway - PEEP AND EGG: I'M NOT USING THE POTTY (US Only)

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Peep and Egg: I'm Not Using the Potty (US Only) Written by: Laura Gehl Illustrated by: Joyce Wan Release Date: February 2018 Publisher: Macmillan/Farrar, Straus and Giroux About the Book: Laura Gehl’s comical potty-training standoff will be familiar to young children and beleaguered parents. With a return of her popular and...
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Alyssa Annico
I have the Halloween Peep and Egg book so would love this one too. Cover and synopsis are cute!
Thursday, 15 February 2018 18:15
Kelly G
This is such a cute sounding story! I haven't read any of these but the synopsis and cover are adorable!
Friday, 02 March 2018 15:18
Penny Olson
So cute and perfect for potty training.
Wednesday, 07 March 2018 00:18
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Giveaway: MY PILLOW KEEPS MOVING (US ONLY)

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My Pillow Keeps Moving (US Only) by: Laura Gehl illustrated by: Christopher Weyant Release Date: January 2018 Publisher: Viking Books For Young Readers About the Book: Laura Gehl’s new “dog-turned-pillow” page-turner will keep kids giggling. In it, a resourceful dog makes himself indispensible to his unsuspecting adopted person. The perplexed man...
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Erin
I love all of the colors and the cuteness of the cover. The puppy and kitty make me wonder what these 2 are going to end up gettin... Read More
Friday, 12 January 2018 15:11
John
I love the delightful cover, and I dare not read the synopsis or it will spoil the excitements and surprises I know the book will ... Read More
Friday, 12 January 2018 21:02
Alyssa Annico
This looks and sounds adorable! I love anything with cute dogs ... Read More
Friday, 19 January 2018 07:43
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