Monday, November 14, 2011

Holiday Gift Guide Day 14: Christmas Pups - A Review and GIVEAWAY!





About The Book:


On an icy December night, three puppies are rescued from the side of the road and taken to an animal shelter. Ruff and Tuff have a plan to ensure that their sister, Penny, finds a home for Christmas, even if they can't. But with the help of an older dog named Brownie, the puppies learn the true meaning of Christmas...and find a home for all four of them just in time.


About The Author:


Teresa Bateman is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Teresa Bateman include Fiona's Luck (Unabridged),Gus, The Pilgrim Turkey, Keeper Of Soles, and Will You Be My Valenswine?.


About The Illustrator:


John Kanzler is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of John Kanzler include The Christmas PupsPaul Bunyan: My Story (Step into Reading), Animal Talk (Story of Doctor Dolittle), The Circus Crocodile (Story of Doctor Dolittle).


My Review:


A beautifully illustrated book that chronicles puppies getting a new home at Christmas! A perfect read for all families, as it is a heartwarming story for all ages! A perfect addition to any Christmas reading list.


I highly recommend this book and give it a huge thumbs up!


BUY IT: You can purchase The Christmas Pups at your favorite bookseller, from Thomas Allen Publishers

WIN IT: 
Two (2) Readers 
will win 
a copy
 of 
The Christmas Pups


MANDATORY ENTRY: Tell me what your favorite Christmas story is and why?


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GIVEAWAY OPEN TO CANADA ONLY

GIVEAWAY ENDS NOVEMBER 22, 2011

GOOD LUCK TO ALL!

***I received a complimentary copy of this book, courtesy of Thomas Allen and Sons, for the purpose of review on this blog. All opinions expressed are my own, and I have not been compensated in any other manner***

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  1. my favorite Christmas story is The Gathering starring Ed Asner (Dying father (Ed Asner) pulls his torn family together for a last Christmas.

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  2. My favourite story is Rudolph the red nose reindeer b/c it teaches about leadership, sharing and helping Santa.

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  9. The Christmas Carol for its classic story, the depth and profound message. Many thanks. Anne. saubleb(at)gmail(dot)com

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  11. My favorite christmas story is "how the grinch stole chrismas" because i love the ryhmes and the grinch is a classic..
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  18. I love The Night Before Christmas because it is so descriptive and filled with anticipation.

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  28. the night before xmas is my fav!

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  29. Frosty the Snowman is our favorite story because my boys LOVE snowmen!

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  36. my favorite christmas story is the night before christmas, juts becuase it's such a classic and always brings along that "christmas" feeling

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  42. I love Rudolph. The song is so cute in it too!

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  46. my favourite Christmas story is Rudolph the red nose reindeer, love reading it to my boys! dalleykt at live dot ca

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  48. Totally the noblest idea as a gift this Christmas, giving home to a stray dog or pet:-)

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