May 152013

This week is Children’s Book Week, and the publishing company Sylvan Dell wants to share their love for books with parents and children across the country. Sylvan Dell authors have lots of events scheduled around the country, take a look below to see if there is an event near you.

In additino to the book events around the country, you can also find five free staff picks for free reading, and all of the Sylvan Dell iBooks and Kindle eBooks will be only $0.99 during Children’s Book Week.

  • See Janet Halfmann author of Home in the Cave, Little Skink’s Tail and Fur and Feathers
    at the Women’s Club of Wisconsin on May 14th at 6:00 pm and the South Milwaukee
    Public Library on May 15th at 6:00 pm for story time and signing.
  • Marianne Berkes author of Animalogy and The Tree that Bear Climbed will celebrate
    Children’s Book Week at Woodward Elementary School on May 15th.
  • Terry Catasús Jennings will be signing Gopher to the Rescue on May 15th at Powell’s
    Bookstore in Portland, Oegon. Then she will be presenting at the Mount Saint Helen’s
    Institute on May 16th and at the Mount Saint Helen’s Coldwater Science & Learning
    Center on the 18th with a signing at Johnston Ridge Gift Shop later that day.
  • Scotti Cohn author of On the Move: Mass Migrations, Big Cat, Little Kitty and One Wolf
    Howls will be presenting and signing at the Blue Ridge Bookfest in Flat Rock, North
    Carolina on May 17th & 18th.
  • At the Tattered Cover Bookstore in Denver, Colorado Phyllis Perry author of Pandas’
    Earthquake Escape will be part of a Book Week presentation at 7:00 pm on May 18th.
    Illustrator of Count Down to Fall, Deep in the Desert and The Best Nest, Sherry Neidigh
    will be presenting at Malprops Bookstore on May 18th in Ashville, North Carolina.
  • Ann Downer author of Shark Baby will be presenting an ocean themed event at Books
    on the Square in Providence Rhode Island on May 18th.

To celebrate Children’s Book Week Sylvan Dell is also offering Frugality Is Free readers a great book giveaway, see below for more details.




Win It

One of Frugality Is Free’s readers will win a copy of Octavia and Her Purple Ink Cloud by Donna and Doreen Rathmell and a copy of Water Beds Sleeping In The Ocean by Gail Langer Karwoski.

Check out the review of Octavia and Her Purple Ink Cloud here, and

you can read the review of Waterbeds Sleeping In The Ocean here.

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US Giveaway rules

This giveaway will end Wednesday June 19th at midnight EST.


Disclaimer: Information, review material and prizes have been provided by Sylvan Dell Publishing. No monetary compensation has been received, and any opinions stated are my own.

  41 Responses to “Sylvan Dell Publishing Children’s Book Week Giveaway”

  1. I believe my younger granddaughters would love to read “Pieces of Another World and Prairie Storms” These sound very interesting. THank you for making us aware of Sylvan Dell Publishing company

  2. The tree that bear climbed. Also, fur and feathers.

  3. the tree that bear climbed and fur and feathers

  4. Shark Babbies and Balloon Trees.

  5. a day on the mountain and in my backyard

  6. Meet the Planets and ABC safari

  7. Animal Helpers: Sanctuaries and Animal Helpers: Wildlife Rehabilitators … my grandkids would love to read these

  8. The Most Dangerous and Big Kitty, Little Kitty (I am always telling my kids how our cats are related to big tigers and lions and they don’t believe me : ) )

  9. […] 2 Children’s Books Giveaway: Octavia & Water Beds – 6/19 […]

  10. Gopher to the Rescue and The Tree that Bear Climbed

  11. That was nearly an impossible task! So many awesome books to choose from. Books are treasures in our house. We simply cannot get enough. Two books I would love to gift to someone are: The Most Dangerous & What’s The Difference?

  12. […] 2 Children’s Books Giveaway: Octavia & Water Beds – 6/19 […]

  13. like shark baby and baloon trees

  14. I like Shark Babbies and Balloon Trees

  15. “Nature recycles; how about you”, and “Animal helpers; wildlife rehabilitators”…. I like books that teach responsibility and compassion…. these would be SUPER for my 2 “bonus sons”!!!

  16. The Giraffe Who Was Afraid of Heights and Turtles In My Sandbox.

  17. ABC Safari and The Rainforest Grew All Around

  18. I liked the Giraffe who was afraid of heights and Ocean Seasons

  19. My son would love Shark Baby and Deductive Detective.

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  21. I like big cat, little kitty and ABC safari.

  22. my best friends little boy would love three little beavers and ocean hide and seek!

  23. In my back yard and Nature recycles

  24. I would choose “Meet the Planets” & “Warm Winter Tail” – great titles!

  25. I like shark baby and ocean seasons. my kids would love those.

  26. I like Big Cat, Little Kitty and Champ’s Story

  27. Where Should
    Turtle Be?
    and What’s New
    at the Zoo?

  28. I would like Meet the Planets and Big Kitty, Little Kitty

  29. Big Cat, Little Kitty and In My Backyard.

  30. happy birthday to Whooo! and home in the cave.

  31. […] 2 Children’s Books Giveaway: Octavia & Water Beds – 6/19 […]

  32. I like a blackberry banquet and baby’s owl rescue

  33. I like the Dino Tracks

  34. I’d choose What’s New at the Zoo and ABC Safari 🙂

  35. I like Blackberry Banquet and A Day on the Mountain. These look like 2 other good books.
    Thanks for the chance.

  36. […] 2 Children’s Books Giveaway: Octavia & Water Beds – 6/19 […]

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