Thursday, November 25, 2010

Chronicle Books Haul-idays giveway

Chronicle books is running a giveaway, where 1 lucky blogger will win their choice of $500 worth of books.  They are also giving away $500 worth of books to one lucky person who comments on someone's blog post about the giveaway.

This means you can take part in one of two ways:

If you have a blog:
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!
Last day to submit entries is December 10th!

Check out the publisher’s Web site and make a list of books up to $500.

AND, officially sign up at the Chronicle site with your post url here.

If you don't have a blog, or are simply looking for my entries:
Visit other blogs for your chance to win a haul of Chronicle Books! Each of these blogs has posted a list of books valued up to $500! One blogger and one commenter on the winning post will each WIN the list!

Winners will be announced: December 13, 2010.

so, here are my picks:

The Space Between the Trees                                      Pom Pom Pals
by Katie Williams $17.99                                               by Michelle Tilly $16.99

Spark                                                                          The Sock Monkey and Friends Kit

by Beverly Gherman $16.99                                     by Samantha Fisher and Cary Lane $17.99

Cook it in a Cup                                              The Whitby Witches

by Julia Myall $16.99                                      by Robin Jarvis $17.95

The Alchemists Cat: Deptford Histories B1                  The Oaken Thorne: Deptford Histories B2
 by Robin Jarvis $6.96                                                        by Robin Jarvis $17.95

 Thomas: Deptford Histories B3                    The Dark Portal: Deptford Mice Trilogy B1
by Robin Jarvis $17.95                                  by Robin Jarvis $6.95

  The Crystal Prison: Deptford Mice Trilogy B2       The Final Reckoning: Deptford Mice Trilogy B3
by Robin Jarvis $7.18                                                     by Robin Jarvis $6.95

 Wookiee Cookies: A Star Wars Cookbook                                       Rosie Flo's Kitchen Coloring Book
by Robin Davis $18.99                                                                             by Roz Streeten $8.99

The Enchanted dolls' House                                                       The Enchanted dolls' House Wedding
by Robyn Johnson $27.99                                                              by Robyn Johnson $27.99

Daily Doodle 2011 Daily Calendar                                                         Day and Night
by Taro Gomi $12.99                                                                                 By Teddy Newton $14.99
Around the world with Mouk                                                                    There was an Old Lady
By Marc Boutavant $17.99                                                                             By Jeremy Holmes $16.99            

My Lunch box: 50 recipes to take to School                                 Creature ABC
By Hilary Shevlin Karmilowicz  $16.95                                            By Andrew Zuckerman $19.99                       

Weirdo Noir                                                                                      DC Comics
By Matt Dukes Jordan $24.95                                                     75th Anniversary Poster Book   $40.00           

Comic con: 40 Years of Artists,                                                                  Hell bound: New Gothic Art
Writers, Fans, & Friends!    $40.00                                                              by  Francesca Gavin   $24.95

Prisoners in the Palace
by Michaela MacColl $16.99

That is $499.59 worth of books.  Can't get much closer to $500 than that!

If you've posted your list on your blog, please let me know in a comment, I'd love to take a look.

I'm going to give credit for my finally doing my own list to vvb32 because after looking over their list I couldn't resist doing my own anymore.


  1. I would love to win your list. Thank you for the opportunity.

    seriousreader at live dot com

  2. I would love to have these books.

  3. The first book on your list, The Space Between the Trees, has been on my want to get list for a while now.

  4. $499.59 is great, I only managed to get to $497.33

    I want all of these wonderful books...and one of two of them absolutely desperately!!!

    My own list is posted at

    Come on over and post a comment maybe we will win at either my blog or yours.


  5. yay! glad you joined in ;-D
    the lunch box picks are cute!

  6. Cool idea! I am going to have to give this a try so I can attempt to win a few books! Awesome pics. Thanks for sharing!

  7. fun, i'd love sparky

    lauren51990 at aol dot com

  8. Your list is great! I hope you win!

    Pragmatic Mom of CoffeeShopBloggers

  9. I finally did my list:
    Good luck! :)

  10. Great list! Good luck!

    Mollydedwards AT yahoo DOT com

  11. I love your choices! Good luck!


  12. I really enjoyed the Day and Night short before TS3. I'm jazzed they made it into a book.
    Good luck!

  13. Wow please win! I seriously think I would cry if I won all these books!


  14. Other than Day and Night and The Space Between the Trees, we don't share any of the same books on our lists, but, I love this list .. there are so many others that I wish I could have put on my own list!

    Good luck!


  15. What a nice list. Good luck to both of us! And thank you
    Chronicle Books.

    jcamp2020 at aol dot com

  16. What a great list of books!