Okay, I’m a little behind schedule with my giveaway but here we go! This is great for picture book lovers, teachers, librarians, parents and grandparents. You can win Picture the Sky, by Barbara Reid and a signed copy of Katie Shaeffer Pancake Maker! The winner will also receive a pdf copy of my story stretchers for 10 great picture books. See my previous post, Ten Picture Books Every Preschool Teacher Must Have! for a list of the books.
Katie Shaeffer Pancake Maker
The contest is open to US and Canadian residents over 19 years of age. If you are outside of Canada and the US, you can still enter to win my story stretchers just in time for Back to School.
How to enter:
Comment on this blog post; What book do you remember loving as a child (It could be a novel or a picture book)
Greetings and welcome to my blog! I wanted to let you all know I’m in the planning stages for my next blog/facebook giveaway. It has been too long since the last one 🙂
I’m working on the prizes right now and what they ought to be. You can expect a picture book or two in the package, that’s for sure. But what else? Hmm… an Amazon gift card might be a pretty good prize.
Do you have ideas for prizes? Ha! Silly question. I’m sorry, I am unable to give you a trip for two to Paris. C’est impossible! I’ll think on it some more…
Hey, here’s a thought…any teachers of preschool/kindergarten looking for some amazing activity ideas based on some amazing picture books? How about a set of story stretchers to go with my amazing picture book giveaways. Now that would be awesome for back to school!
I’m so happy to announce ablog giveawayhere startingAugust 1st. Check back to enter to win a copy of my picture book, plus two beautiful art cards by Paula Nasmith, plus an Amazon Gift Card! This will be open to residents of Canada and the United States only. Apologies to others around the world who cannot enter but I hopefully can do an international giveaway at some point in the future.
This blog has been fairlyhidden and perhaps difficult to find so your chances to win are very good! Follow me here so you don’t miss the chance to enter.
And by the way, I usually have a little tea with my pancakes. How about you?
Though this does not count as inspiration for the book, here’s a great example of a real life Katie Shaeffer. One of my preschoolers, age 5, wanted to bring something for show and tell and it could not be a toy. He and his Mom showed incredible initiative, resourcefulness and creativity to visit the beach, collect the items and then using a glue gun, put together this awesome pirate ship.
Celebrating the real Katie Shaeffers of the world and their trusty assistants who help make it all happen! Creativity can be part of your lifestyle just like Katie’s in the story.
Katie Shaeffer is too young to use the stove. Katie is also an avid collector. She has just one wish. One dream. One desire. Katie wants to make golden brown, fluffy as a cloud, perfectly round PANCAKES all by herself.
Enjoy this charming story and find out how Katie and her friend Baxter find a way to make Katie’s wish come true.
Katie Shaeffer Pancake Maker is written by Cynthia Mackey and illustrated by Paula Nasmith.