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Trick or TREAT?

October 24th, 2011 by melissa g
Don’t be scared…It’s only TREATS from Sweet on Books! Just in time for Halloween, we’re giving away four, yes FOUR, spooky titles. ENTER to WIN It’s all part of the Spooktacular Giveaway Hop. After you enter to win the Sweet on Books giveaway, Hop on over to one of hundreds of other blogs that Are Read More...

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Congratulations to our Sweet ONE LOVE winner!

October 18th, 2011 by melissa y.
Jean H. has won Cedella Marley’s One Love book and prize pack. Congratulations and enjoy your One Love winnings! Read More...

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A New Dork Diary!

October 14th, 2011 by melissa y.
Attention fans of the Dork Diaries series…the newest Dork Diary is here and you get to be the co-author.  In the same vein as the Diary of a Wimpy Kid Do It Yourself book, Simon & Schuster has published a do it yourself diary for tweens.  I predict those enthralled with the Dork Diaries series Read More...

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ONE LOVE Giveaway!

October 13th, 2011 by melissa y.
We are excited to tell you about a fabulous giveaway! Right now you can enter to win a charming new book by Cedella Marley, Bob Marley’s daughter. Cedella has taken her father’s iconic song, One Love, and created a heartwarming tale of community, family and friends. In addition to a copy of the book, you Read More...

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Interesting Article in the NY Times about the New Book “Wildwood” and Children’s Literature

October 12th, 2011 by melissa y.
Colin Meloy, author of the new book Wildwood, sits down with the New York Times to discuss his book and children’s literature. Meloy is best known as the lead singer of the band, The Decemberists.  But don’t mistake him for Madonna!  Wildwood is his first book and it is NOT a whim.  It is the Read More...

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Martin Scorsese Presents His Work In Progress "Hugo"

First look at the movie adaption of Hugo Cabret!

October 11th, 2011 by melissa y.
Scorsese screens a sneak peak into the unfinished screen adaption of the movie adaptation of Hugo Cabret at the New York Film Festival. The movie is based on the brilliant children’s novel, The Invention of Hugo Cabret, by Brian Selznick. Let me repeat, Martin Scorsese is at the helm! Thanks Shelf Awareness for the heads Read More...

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Congratulations to our Winner!

October 5th, 2011 by melissa y.
Congratulations to Randie C. – Winner of M.O.M. (Mom Operating Manual). Thank you to Simon & Schuster Publishers for sponsoring this giveaway. And thanks to all of you who entered. Stay tuned for our next giveaway, coming soon! Read More...

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BOOK GIVEAWAY! M.O.M. (Mom Operating Manual)

October 1st, 2011 by melissa y.
We are giving away a copy of the fabulously funny new book M.O.M. (Mom Operating Manual), by Doreen Cronin and Laura Cornell. These two picture book superstars, Duck for President” and Click. Clack. Moo (Cronin) and Today I Feel Silly & Other Moods That Make My Day and Is There Really a Human Race? (Cornell), Read More...

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