Friday Giveaway: 18 Vintage Children's Books - contest closed



Friday is here again, this week's giveaway features 18 vintage series books, from Honey Bunch to Nan Sherwood (that Nan!) to the Hardy Boys.

Contest closed, winner announced shortly.

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73 comments:

  1. If I say I remember books like these that means I'm old, right? I HAVE NO MEMORY OF BOOKS LIKE THESE! I MUST HAVE THESE BOOKS! hee...

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  2. Oh, me, me, me. Pick me. I adore vintage children books. Keeping my fingers crossed!

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  3. Wow, I would LOVE to win this set! I think I used to have the Hardy Boys Hooded Hawk mystery. Wish I had kept it.

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  4. Those look like fun. I may have even read a few as a kid. Count me in for your giveaway.
    I hope your flood recovery is proceeding well.

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  5. Very nice books! They would look great in my granddaughter's nursery! It's book themed!
    Thanks for the contests!
    Jennifer

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  6. please enter me.
    thanks!
    anissacoupons@hotmail.com

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  7. These look like wonderful books! I would love to own them. Please enter me in the giveaway.

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  8. Oh! I remember reading at least one of these as a child; these would greatly add to my collection!

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  9. Classics! I remember reading them all and would love to read them again. Something about the feel and weight and smell of a book that you can never get from a Nook or a Kindle.

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  10. Vintage Children's books, my one true love~

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  11. Love vintage books! Especially vintage children's books!

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  12. I'll bet 'Polly in South America' is completely politically correct, right? Would love these! What fun!

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  13. Wow! What a cool selection! I would love to win this!!!

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  14. It's like my childhood all over again! :)

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  15. Oh, maybe this will be my lucky entry :)

    Thanks for the giveaway and I hope the cleanup is going well....thinking of you.

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  16. As a school librarian, I obviously love books. I remember some of these from my childhood. Pick me, pick me, pick me!!

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  17. Oooh, beautiful collection! And I'm so sorry to hear about the flooding.

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  18. Hi Michael: Those are great, I read several as a kid. Hope you are all dried out by now! Happy reading, Ruby

    http://yearofreadingmybooks.wordpress.com/

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  19. Hello, thank you, add me please, continue the entertaining work!

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  20. I would love to add these books to my children's library!

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  21. My children read some of them as did I. I would love to have for my granddaughters to read.
    sewingmema1720@yahoo.com

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  22. Great for my just started reading children! I read every hardy boys book when I was in elementary.

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  23. What a fantastic selection. And yes, I am old enough to have very fond memories of most of the books. Love getting your posts - always brighten my day.

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  24. Oooh, kidlit! My "thing"! Put me in the pot please.

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  25. Oh these are awesome! I love vintage children's books.

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  26. gorgeous collection - I'd love to win!

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  27. That's so kind of you to offer another fantastic giveaway, while recovering from a flood. Thank you. Hope it's going well.

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  28. You put together some of the best collections.

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  29. Just found this site. Love it! (And love books. :)

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  30. I love vintage children's books -- I'd love to have these --

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  31. as a love of all old books and ESPECIALLY children's books, i would love to add these to my collection.

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  32. These would be perfect for an old lake boathouse bookshelf!

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  33. These would be great in my classroom.

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  34. Thank you for the giveaway. would love to win !
    merleandtina@yahoo.com

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  35. Love...love ....love
    the books and the blog.
    Best of luck with clean-up.

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  36. The Motor Rangers?? Awesome. I want to read these! Please enter my name.
    And thanks for continuing to give away books when you've just had such a great loss.

    Word verification: unhaters.
    We definitely need more of those around.

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  37. These would be wonderful for my children's library!

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  38. This is a great collection that I'd love to have!

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  39. Please! Vintage books are the best! :)

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  40. Love the children's books. What a great selection to add to my library. I would treasure them.

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  41. ohplease, ohplease, ohplease!! *crosses fingers* :)

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  42. Yay - children's books! I would love to read these to my daughter... thank you for the chance!

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  43. I love reading old children's books, and would give them a good home!

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  44. I'm just working on giving away (or possibly selling) a 1925 or so set of the My Bookhouse series. Best, M.

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  45. Pick me! I love vintage kids books!

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  46. Ooooh, the Bobbsey Twins. I have some of the "newfangled" reprints that my grandfather bought for me...a while back, but not sure if I ever read the one you've got there.

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  47. Oh my goodness, I have a Honeybunch book from my grandmother, but not that one! How lovely! (And put me down as another one that hopes the flood repairs are coming along nicely.)

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  48. I have a small collection of vintage children books from my father - these would go nicely next to them. Thank you & I, too, hope your flood recovery is going well.

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  49. They look very well loved *crosses fingers*

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  50. Thanks for the the great giveaways you offer us :)

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  51. I would love to add these to my classroom!!

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  52. loved the Hardy Boys while growing up.

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  53. Oh they are beautiful! I would love to win them.

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  54. Fantastic books! I hope all is getting better at the "drying out" bookstore.

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