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Monday, September 27, 2010

Our First Giveaway!

(This giveaway is now closed. The winner is...Susan, with comment number 10!
I will be contacting you momentarily to get your address. Congratulations Susan! 
Thanks to everyone who participated. 
Be looking out for future giveaways from The Book Guardians!)



We are having our first giveaway! I hope you are as excited as I am! 

We are giving away two wonderful classics...


Little Women by Louisa May Alcott 
"Family Life, Family Love! The warmhearted story of the four March sisters: Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy growing up in 19th century America. Their happy family life is disturbed when their father leaves for the Civil War, and shaken further when mother must leave to nurse their wounded father back to health. But family love and loyalty keeps them together. As the years pass the girls become women and learn more about life and love. Louisa May Alcott's timeless classic shows the joys of growing up in a warm and loving family." AND...



Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery
"Spunk and Spirit! The farm couple wanted to take in an orphan boy - someone they could raise who will help with the chores. But by mistake, they were sent a girl, the lively independent red-headed Anne, who soon turned their lives and their world topsy-turvy with her way of doing things. . .ways very different than anyone in the sleepy country town had ever thought of! But as Anne goes from escapade to achievement, from problem to promise, everyone around her comes to realize what a very special girl they have in their midst. Come delight in Anne's story as friendship and duty turn to love."


These books are brand new, hard cover editions.
Any girl, young or old would love to have these in their collection!!!

So, how do you win these wonderful books?

Simple, just leave us a comment on this post, and you will be automatically entered in the giveaway.

If you would like more than one entry, there will be two optional entries, for a total of three entries.
The two optional entries are...

1. Follow our blog and leave us a comment letting us know you are following. If you are already following, just let us know.

2. Post about this giveaway on your blog, and leave us a comment with a link to your post about this giveaway, letting us know that you posted about it.

Rules of this giveaway...

All entries must be entered by Monday, October 4th at 12:00 noon.
The winner will be announced Monday, Oct. 4th!
The winner will be chosen randomly. 

This giveaway is open to U.S. residents only.
No participants of The Book Guardians may participate.

Good luck, and I hope you enjoy our first giveaway!( Let us know!)


36 comments:

  1. I have 6 almost 7 daughters. They'd love these books.

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  2. OK...that last comment should read "soon to be 7 daughters" sheesh lol

    I am following now.

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  3. That's funny Vickie! I was over here laughing at your "almost" 7 daughters!

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  4. My oldest daughter and I LOVE Anne of Green Gables and we're looking forward to our youngest daughter loving it too! This is a great giveaway!
    Jess

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  5. Believe it or not, I'm reading Anne of Green Gables for the first time right now at the age of 32; it's so enjoyable! I'd love to win these to share with my cousin's daughter and maybe a daughter of my own one day.

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  6. I have a son but we are big readers and love these classics.

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  7. I don't have a blog but posted a link to your free books on my FB page.

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  8. Signed up to follow! Wooohoooo

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  9. My 10 year old daughter would LOVE these books!!! We have seen these as plays and movies, but books are always better!!! Thanks for doing this!!!

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  10. Susan, I haven't read a LOT of books until I was an adult either. I didn't like school, and I never did any of my work. Ironic that I know LOVE teaching school to my own children! lol

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  11. These are great books. My daughter would love them! She's a reading fanatic like her mom. LOL

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  12. My girls are 4 and 5, I know they will love these books.

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  13. I posted a comment on my blog about the giveaway!
    http://homestead4him.blogspot.com/2010/09/giveaway-over-at-book-guardians.html

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  14. I smiled when I saw this giveaway listing. These were my two very favorite books growing up. I would love to reread them and them pass them along to a little girl.
    jhbalvin at gmail dot com

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  15. Can you believe I haven't read either of those??

    Thanks for the chance to win!

    --Liza

    ejm6x (at) yahoo (dot) com

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  16. I would love to have these books. They are all time favorites of mine, although, I do not think I own either of them......
    Be blessed.

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  17. thanks!
    emmy1981 at aol dot com

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  18. my little girl is not even 8 weeks old but i know someday she'll love these like i did!

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  19. Thank you for the lovely giveaway. I loved these books as a girl.

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  20. A fantastic giveaway any little (or grown up!) girl would love!!

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  21. I just LOVE Little Women! I would love a copy to ready to my sons!

    faeriesmak at gmail dot com

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  22. I've never read Little Women. I've seen two movies and love the story but never read it.
    shutterboo at gmail dot com

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  23. What a wonderful giveaway! Little women was one of my favorites growing up!
    Email is:
    ms.anagoncalves@googlemail.com

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  24. I always mean to buy Little Women, but I've never gotten round to it!

    teapotofkarma@googlemail.com

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  25. I love these books. Been years since I have read them, but I would love to have these for my kids now. We could read them together.

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  26. Thank you all for entering our first giveaway!
    The winner is.... Susan!
    be looking out for our next giveaway!!!

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  27. Hey! Thanks for the awesome win :) :) :) I emailed you back - did you get it? Please let me know. Thanks again!

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  28. Hey Susan. Congratulations! I did get your email yesterday, and I emailed you back. I have had trouble with getting all of my emails to go through lately.
    I just emailed you back again.
    Let me know here if you did not get it.
    Congratulations on the win! I will get it in the mail Monday!

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