Thursday, November 11, 2010

Chronicle Books Happy Haul-idays

Chronicle Books is having an amazing contest for bloggers and I have decided to enter! Below is the information about the contest. Make sure to read it! If you comment on my post and I win, you could win too! If you have never been to the Chronicle Book’s website, make sure to take a look! I personally feel they have a great selection of Children’s books and cookbooks along with many other items!!

Post a list of Chronicle Books valued at up to $500 that you’d like to haul in, and you’ll be automatically entered into a drawing to WIN your list of books! And, one of your readers who comments on the post will win the list too!

You can find out more about this contest by visiting If you like my list make sure to comment! If I win, you win!!

Books I would like to haul in: 
  • Cake Pops by Bakerella: Tips, Tricks, and Recipes for Irresistible Mini Treats By Angie Dudley
  • Lullaby Baby: 50 Songs to Read, Sing, and Hear By Audrey Ficociello
  • Mini Lunch Notes By Peagreen
  • Any Bitter Thing: A Novel By Monica Wood
  • Olive, the Other Reindeer: Deluxe Edition By J.otto Seibold, Vivian Walsh
  • Very Merry Cookie Party: How to Plan and Host a Christmas Cookie Exchange By Barbara Grunes, Virginia Van Vynckt, France Ruffenach
  • Fast Breads: 50 Recipes for Easy, Delicious Bread By Elinor Klivans, Susie Cushner
  • Chocolate Cakes: 50 Great Cakes for Every Occasion By Elinor Klivans, Ann Stratton
  • Gingerbread: Timeless Recipes for Cakes, Cookies, Desserts, Ice Cream, and Candy By Jennifer Lindner McGlinn, BĂ©atrice Peltre
  • Sticky, Chewy, Messy, Gooey Treats for Kids By Jill O'Connor, Leigh Beisch
  • Sticky, Chewy, Messy, Gooey: Desserts for the Serious Sweet Tooth By Jill O'Connor, Leigh Beisch
  • Baking for All Occasions: A Treasury of Recipes for Every Celebration By Flo Braker, Scott Peterson,Chuck Williams
  • Dear Dad By Geoff Blackwell
  • Dear Mom By Geoff Blackwell
  • Bride & Groom Family Tree Album By Kerry Colburn
  • My Baby Record Book By Geoff Blackwell
  • Mommy Lotto: Over 100 Scratch-and-Win Lottery Tickets for One Lucky Mom
  • Out of Sight By Pittau & Gervais
  • Mommy & Daddy Hugs & Kisses Boxed Set By Anne Gutman, Georg Hallensleben
  • In My Forest: Finger Puppet Book By Sara Gillingham, Lorena Siminovich
  • The Little Books Boxed Set By Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Jen Corace
  • What Sisters Do Best/What Brothers Do Best By Laura Numeroff, Lynn Munsinger
  • Learning to Ski with Mr. Magee By Chris Van Dusen
  • Let's Draw and Doodle Together: Blue Apple Books By Elise Gravel
  • Make Me a Cake!: A Delicious Game of Creative Cake-Making By Forrest-Pruzan Creative
  • Kitty in Squares: Blue Apple Books By DwellStudio
  • Puppy in Circles: Blue Apple Books By DwellStudio
  • Christmas Delicious: Blue Apple Books By Lyn Loates, Mark Jones
  • Giant Pop-Out Farm: A Pop-Out Surprise Book
  • Other Goose: Re-Nurseried and Re-Rhymed Children's Classics By J.otto Seibold
  • Just One Bite By Lola M. Schaefer, Geoff Waring
  • Julius! All About Me, My World, and My Life (So Far) By Paul Frank Industries
  • Shadow By Suzy Lee
  • Julius! Note Set
  • Julius! Thank-You Note Set
To view any of these books visit Chronicles website at:,books/

Good Luck to all of us!! I would be so thrilled to win!


  1. cute picks you have here!!

    lauren51990 at aol dot com

  2. awesome choice of books and items; love the cooking/baking books.

  3. Thanks for sharing your picks!
    mrsderaps @ hotmail . com

  4. Cute blog...first-time visitor.

    This Haul-idays contest is so much fun, and I get to visit blog I never visited and to re-visit blogs I have stopped by before.

    Stop by my blog if you like to see what I chose.

    silversolara AT gmail DOT com

  5. You picked some books that I didn't even see when making my list! best of luck to us both!

    Gwen (AT)

  6. Awesome picks!
    cjwallace43 at gmail dot com

  7. I haven't put my list up yet, but we share quite a few: Any Bitter Thing, Olive the Other Reindeer, Fast Breads, Puppy in Circles, Giant Pop Out Farm. Isn't it amazing how many books $500 can getcha? I hope we win!

    Julie @ Knitting and Sundries

  8. please enter me!

  9. Very interesting list. Count me in, please.

    lkish77123 at gmail dot com

  10. Love your selection. This is an excellent giveaway.

  11. I want to win this so bad. Good luck!

  12. Oh my kids would LOVE Olive the Other Reindeer!! Cool selection! Good luck and heres to a win!

    Mollydedwards AT yahoo DOT com

  13. Great picks! You have one of the longest lists I've seen.

  14. Wow, lots of great cookbook choices!
    Good luck!!
    jryder416 at yahoo dot com

  15. Great List! it was so hard to pick wasn't it? Stop by mine to enter too!

  16. Isn't this so much fun! It's also helping me discover new blogs, which is always nice! I hope one of us wins!

  17. Nice list! I see some great gift potential here!

  18. Great list! I love your choice of cookbooks. I've got Shadow by Suzy Lee on my list too.

    Thanks for the entry.

    gaby317nyc at

  19. Great list of books,I'd have all cookbooks & baking books,cupcake books on my list. barb g. directorylanesuperstore(at)

  20. Wonderful list of books!
    Chronicle Books Giveaway is terrific!

    Good luck!
    ~ Amy

  21. I love your list! I hope you win!!! Stop by my blog to check out my list too!

    jamie.l.torres at gmail dot com

  22. I've been longing for the Cake Pops book. Fingers crossed :)

  23. Nice list! Wouldn't it be amazing to win?

  24. Interesting list of books! Thank you for the chance to win this wonderful giveaway!

  25. Delicious list! Good Luck!

    ncnguyen514 [at] gmail [dot] com

  26. Good to see you participating in this contest too. We have Sticky, Chewy, Messy, Gooey Treats for Kids. My girls love it. We're using it this week to make some treats for the Christmas bazaar at church.

    You can see my list if you're interested at

    Good luck!


  27. Nice list! I'm interested in the Cake Pop cookbook as well. I like this giveaway not just because of the awesome books, but because I get to find new book blogs to follow. Looking forward to your future reviews.

  28. Julius note sets are great for monkey fans like me!
    vvb32 at

  29. Loads of great books! I'd love to win and read all these great books (well, most of them, well, some of them!) over the holidays!

    lahlstedt (at) gmail (dot) com

  30. Nice list. Chronicle has a great selection of books.

  31. Thanks for great picks.
    pinkpeonyblossom at gmail dot com

  32. great book choices

  33. All your children's book choices are so great!! I tried to balance some in on my list as well, check it out here if you like. Cheers!

  34. A wonderful list. Nothing at all like the ones I selected See Here but a really delightful list nevertheless. I would absolutely love to win either one.
    Teresa [AT] LadySilk [DOT] Net

  35. What yummy and fun book picks! The Cake Pops just looks so much fun! Good luck and please feel free to check out my list as well:

  36. Your picks are making me hungry! Happy Haul-idays and good luck! :) You can comment on my list here.

  37. i'm completely loving your list! here's hoping we both win!

    k_sunshine1977 at yahoo dot com

  38. I'm crossing my fingers, toes and anything else I can cross for both of us. What a list!!

  39. I would love to win your list--especially the cookbooks. Good luck. :)

  40. Here's wishing you luck on winning your list of books!

  41. Great choices...with a little one so many of these would be perfect for me as well! Good Luck!

    stilettostorytime at gmail dot com

  42. Um please please PLEASE win. Wow I seriously think I would cry if I won all these books!


  43. Great list - you've got a few of my choices on there!

  44. You have a lot of great books picked out. I'd like to read a lot of them myself.


  45. What a great list of books!


  46. Good selection of titles. Good luck to both of us. And Thank You to Chronicle Books.

    jcamp2020 at aol dot com

  47. Your selections are really great! I like that Mom Lottery one!

  48. Great list of books!

  49. Great list! I see some of my choices there too! :)

  50. great list! good luck to both of us!

  51. Awesome list !!!


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