Bedtime Stories from Candlewick Press – A Giveaway

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With the change of season comes shorter days and earlier bedtimes. It seems that we’re all ready to hit the hay hours earlier than normal. And so a few good bedtime stories are in order.

Recently, Candlewick Press sent me a group of new releases, especially for bedtime.  These books are all beautifully illustrated and capture the attention of all my littles. We’ve had such fun reading through them.

FishBaby particularly loves Tuck Me In! which features animals who your child can “tuck in” with a diecut blanket. Too cute! And Interrupting Chicken is a cute look at bedtime stalling.

All the books are quality hardbacks, typical of this publisher.

This week three winners will each receive a set of the following stories from Candlewick:

To Enter

Pick one, pick ‘em all. You choose.

1. Leave a comment, telling us your favorite bedtime story.

2. Follow FishMama and Candlewick on twitter. Then tweet this giveaway, such as “@FishMama is giving away @Candlewick bedtime stories. Enter to win: http://wp.me/pLlgS-2Ag.” Then, leave a second comment, telling us you did so.

3. Subscribe to LifeasMOM in a reader or via email. (Don’t forget to verify it when feedburner sends you the confirmation.) Then leave a third comment, telling us you subscribe.

Giveaway will be open until Sunday, September 26 at 8 pm PST. Winners to be chosen at random and announced via email. Please respond within 48 hours of announcement email in order to claim your prize.

This giveaway is now closed. Winners are posted here.

Disclosure: I received a complementary set of books for review. I was not compensated to publish positive comments. My opinions are my own. Please see my disclosure policy for more information.

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  1. Goodnight, Moon!

  2. Lately, the If You Give a Mouse a Cookie books have been in heavy rotation at our house. And so has a library book my husband is determined to return ASAP: Dora Goes to the Doctor!

  3. I subscribe in a reader!

  4. Jessica Maliszewski says:

    Goodnight Moon is the favorite at my house! My boys love the “little old lady whispering hush”….and can recite most of the story as I turn the pages!

  5. Any impromptu story made up by the teller. They’re the most fun! :)

  6. I think my favorite bedtime story is Big Red Barn, but I have had various favorites through each of my children’s various stages and preferences.

  7. We love “goodnight gorilla” and any nursery rhymes.

  8. I follow you through google reader.

  9. Ferninad… I love that book more then the kids. I grew up reading it and now share it with my kids. I would love to sit under a tree all day!

  10. subscriber

  11. I subscribe to Life as Mom via e-mail too!

  12. We like to read “My Sister and I”. Thanks!

  13. We love ALL of the “Llama, Llama” books; Especially “Llama, Llama, Red Pajama”!

  14. I subscribe by email.

  15. I subscribe in Google Reader!

  16. I also subscribe via Google Reader

  17. My favorite bedtime story is “Mrs. Rosey Posey and the Fine China Plate” by Robin Jones Gunn.

  18. We love Llama llama Red Pajama!

  19. Goodnight Moon is the favorite around my house! My boys love the “little old lady whispering hush”, and can recite most of the story as I turn the pages!

  20. Snuggle Up Sleepy Ones is a favorite here. I think it is the pictures they like best.

  21. My son loves Goodnight Gorilla.

  22. Good night moon is a favorite.

  23. Oh my goodness! What a hard choice – I guess I’ll just shout out our current favorite which is any one of the Little House on the Prarie picture books. Thanks for letting us play along :)

  24. and I also just subscribed to feedburner. And since I am commenting again, ‘Is Your Mama a Llama’ is a big hit.

  25. I definitely subscribe and am so thankful for all the inspiration that you share with your readers!

  26. Not so much a bedtime story, but we read it at bedtime a lot…Does a Kangaroo Have A Mother Too by Eric Carle.

  27. I subscribe via Google Reader.

  28. When You Give a Mouse a Cookie (or any of the variants).

  29. So far Goodnight, Moon has been our favorite.

  30. My 20 month old loves the DK Bedtime Peekaboo book.

  31. I subscribe to Life as Mom

  32. Subscriber via Google RSS

  33. stellaluna!

  34. We have a book that includes classics such as “The Three Little Pigs”, “The Three Bears”, etc.

  35. I also subscribe via Google Reader.

  36. Our favorite bedtime stories are I Love You Through and Through, Pajama Time, and of course Goodnight Moon.

  37. My favorite bedtime story to read to the kids is “On the Night You were Born.”

  38. I subscribe in Google Reader.

  39. We love “Goodnight Moon” and “Time for Bed.” Definitely favorites for my girls, but they would love to expand their collection! ;)

  40. I remember liking goodnight moon when I was a kid, I have only read a baby bible book to my 8 month old so far

  41. Patty OMalley2yahoo.com says:

    My kids love Good Night Moon!

  42. My favorite story is “love you forever.”

    Thank you for this awesome giveaway!

  43. Llama, Llama Red Pajama is a fave at our house, but also Runaway Bunny and Goodnight Moon.

  44. I subscribe through blogger.

  45. My three-year-old loves “God Gave Me You.” I cry almost every time!

  46. I already follow you on Twitter and now I follow @Candlewick. I also tweeted a post about your giveaway. My twitter link is http://www.twitter.com/Shondra_W

    Thanks again!

  47. sarah thomas says:

    Love You Forever is my favorite

  48. “Just Go To Bed!” by Mercer Mayer

  49. sarah thomas says:

    I follow via google rss

  50. Has to be Goodnight Moon!

  51. I subscribe to Life As Mom in google reader.

  52. I have been reading your posts through my Google Reader for many months now. :)

  53. I just subscribed by email. I am a devoted reader of your blog, so I am not sure why I never subscribed before:). Thanks for the giveaway!

  54. Goodnight Gorilla has been a favorite around here for years. This is a wonderful giveaway. Thank you.

  55. My favorite bedtime story is Good Night Moon.

  56. Already a subscriber.

  57. I am a subscriber. Thanks again for the chance to win.

  58. I love Goodnight Moon!

  59. I am subscribed via Google reader

  60. My daughters favorite is Goodnight Moon at 2 1/2 she can almost repeat it verbatim.

  61. Goodnight Moon! We have loved it for years!

  62. Melissa Smith says:

    Moon Dreams

  63. Amanda Gibbs says:

    My favorite bedtime story is “Goodnight, Moon.”

  64. We are loving Fish Kisses: A Bedtime Story with our just turned 2 year old.

  65. I subscribe with google reader

  66. “I Love You Through and Through.” I read it to my son three times a day: before morning and afternoon naps and before bedtime. We call it his “Night Night Book.”

  67. I love Goodnight Moon.

  68. I’m follow via google reader.

  69. Strangely, I like “I Love You Stinky Face”, but usually we read from our Little Critter treasuries or our Curious George ones. Often we let one of our kids (6, 4 and 2 years old) choose.

  70. “Llama Llama” series and “How do Dinosaurs” series. Those are my girls favs!

  71. I’m following you both on Twitter! ;)

  72. I subscribe via Google Feed Reader too. ;)

  73. Guess How Much I Love You and Love You Forever.

  74. We really like “Is your mama a llama?”

  75. Melissa Hartwell says:

    What a sweet giveaway. No matter who wins, you’ll know that it will be used in a sweet way..reading to our children :) Okay, hard to say which is my favorite but if I have to pick it will be “I’ll Love You Forever.” But my son says it makes me too mushy.

  76. I don’t have a favorite, but every now and then my kids will ask me to tell them a story. Somehow, it comes out creative and they like filling in certain parts of the story, as well…

  77. Goodnight Moon has to be my all-time favorite. So soothing right before bed.

  78. I’m also subscribed via my reader.

  79. My 8-month-old likes That’s Not My Tractor.

  80. “Just Like Daddy”

    It’s my baby boy’s favorite so far. :)

  81. i am subscriber via google reader.

  82. I have too many favorites, it’s hard to pick. Goodnight Moon is high on the list, but so are all Dr. Suess books!

  83. I also subscribe via Google Reader

  84. My favorite would have to be “Where the Wild Things Are” I love when my son reads the words along with me.

  85. I subscribe via email.

  86. My favorite night time stories are the ones my Mom made up using a character with the same name as me! :)

  87. …and I subscribe in Google Reader

  88. Goodnight Moon!

  89. Sally McQuaid says:

    My daughter loves ” How do dinosaurs go to bed” by Karen Yolen

  90. Michelle Barker says:

    My son loves “How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight”

  91. Our favortie bedtime story is Just In Case You Ever Wonder. :) Reading to my little ones at night is my favorite time of the day and I would love to add some new books to our collection. Hugs from Texas. Tara

  92. A tie b/t “Goodnight Moon” AND “Guess how much I love you”

  93. Michelle Barker says:

    I tweeted!

  94. I’m an e-mail subscriber.

  95. Michelle Barker says:

    I subscribe via Yahoo Reader

  96. my fave is “Runaway Bunny”

  97. We love If you give a moose a muffin. The boys fight over who gets to take in in their crib. :-)

  98. Goodnight Moon!

  99. Kiss Good Night is one of our favorite books.

  100. I follow both

  101. Goodnight Moon is my favorite.

  102. I subscribe in RSS

  103. Goodnight Moon is the favorite around our house.

  104. I subscribe through reader

  105. We like Dr Seuss books around here, right now we like Put Me In the Zoo.

  106. I subscribe to your feed.

  107. Goodnight Moon is our favorite!

  108. I’m already a RSS subscriber.

  109. dawn friedland says:

    I follow through rss reader

  110. dawn friedland says:

    Our favorite bedtime book currently is wild about books by judy sierra and marc brown

  111. We’re big Dr. Seuss fans. My son’s current favorite is “The Sneetches and Other Stories”. A close second is “Duck on a Bike” by David Shannon.

  112. I am partial to “Good Night Moon.” I like it at least as much for the memories associated with it as the story, but I like the story too.

  113. Our favorite bedtime story at the moment is llama llama red pajama by Anna Dewdney. Such a fun book!

  114. Jenny Whetten says:

    I subscribe!

  115. Jenny Whetten says:

    MY son and I love Panda bear, panda what do you see?

  116. I really like “Bear Snores On” (and all the variations)

  117. Goodnight Gorilla!

  118. My favorite bedtime story is Velveteen Rabbit.

  119. I follow both on Twitter and tweeted.

  120. I am an RSS subscriber

  121. Time for Bed by Mem Fox is our favorite!

  122. I’m a subscriber! :)

  123. We love Goodnight Mood and Goodnight Gorilla!

  124. Jessica Fox says:

    Any of the classic fairy tale stories! It leaves us both with a picture perfect thought in our heads before sleep takes us away. :)

  125. Jessica Fox says:

    I follow you both on Twitter, and tweeted about your giveaway.

  126. Jessica Fox says:

    I get your emails, and I have a special folder where I save some of the really good ones to go back and reread…and reread….:D

    Thanks so much for offering such a cool giveway! :)

  127. “My Goodnight Book” has been my favorite since I was little!

  128. My favorite bedtime story was always a book called “The Courage of Sarah Noble”. My mom first read it to me when I was really sick with Dysentery as a child. We lived overseas and it was only by God’s grace that I survived. My mom would read this book to me each night when I was afraid and sick. Ever after when I would feel afraid I would remember that story of one little girl’s bravery and say to myself, “Keep up your courage, Sarah Noble.”

  129. I follow you on Twitter and Facebook!

  130. the Cat stories my dad used to make up. :)

  131. Goodnight Moon!

  132. Finally subscribed to e-mail!

  133. My kids and I love too many books for me to pick just one, but we love the sing-song-ness of Dr. Seuss’ books.

  134. Gillian Carman says:

    Love you Forever by Robert Munsch

  135. Gillian Carman says:

    I subscribed via email!

  136. We go through story phases, but the one book that all of my kids have loved (at one time or another) is Good Night Gorilla.

  137. My little one is into “Pouch!” right now, a story about a baby kangaroo. Personally, I’ll always pick Goodnight, Moon if it’s my turn to read.

  138. We love Goodnight Gorilla around here. My 5yo now tells it to the almost 3yo. & Guess How Much I Love You. & Now the 3yo enjoys picking out the stories & he is on a Sandra Boynton kick. bee-bo (;

  139. Also I’m a subscriber via google reader

  140. My fav is “love you forever” – My mom read it to me, now I read it to my kiddos. :-)

  141. And I subscribe by email

  142. GOODNIGHT MOON

  143. My favorite bedtime story would have to be: Goodnight Moon.

  144. We like “The Sleep Book” by Dr. Seuss.

  145. We love Moo Baa LaLaLa by Sandra Boynton. Also, The Polar Express is a favorite!

  146. It changes with the seasons, but right now our favorite is The Biggest Pumpkin Ever.

  147. Following on twitter/attempting to follow you on twitter: the system is showing 0 followers, 0 following. Oddness!

  148. I subscribe in Google Reader

  149. I love all of the “If You Give a Mouse….” books.

  150. My favorite is Too Many Bunnies!

  151. Erika Crowl says:

    We really enjoy Goodnight, Moon and Goodnight, San Francisco in our home!

  152. We like “The Going to Bed Book” by Sandra Boynton. So cute!

  153. I subscribe to the RSS feed in Google Reader.

  154. The Egg is our favorite

  155. Don’t Let the Pigeon Stay Up Late, by Mo Willems is, without a doubt, our favorite story, bedtime or other wise.

  156. Goodnight Moon, even though we don’t read it anymore at bedtime.

  157. I loved Bernstein Bears books!

  158. I subscribe via Google Reader!

  159. My favorite bedtime story to read to my daughter is Goodnight Moon.

  160. I subscribe via Google Reader.

  161. We love bedtime stories around here! I read probably 10 a day to my baby alone. Her favorites at the moment are The Mitten by Jan Brett and Eating the Alphabet by Lois Ehlert.

  162. I subscribe to your lovely RSS feed.

  163. My favorite is Goodnight Moon or Where the Wild Things Are.

  164. I subscribe in google reader.

  165. We read Sandra Boyton’s “The Going to Bed Book” and “Pajama Time” every night to our little boys.

  166. Anything from the salms. :-)

  167. Oops! Y’all knew I meant “P-salms,” right? ;-)

  168. Oh my girls favorite is Llama Mama. :) We love books here. : )

  169. I follow via google reader.

  170. I love “I’ll See You in the Morning”. It’s a board book. So sweet!

  171. I subscribe!

  172. Goodnight Moon and Guess How much I love you

  173. Already a loyal email follower

  174. ‘How do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight?’ and ‘Chugga-chugga choo choo!’ were the big favourites around here when my boy was small. Now we both like to listen to audiobooks at night (he’s 13 tomorrow!).

  175. My boys loved to hear any story. My little girl isn’t old enough yet. Can’t wait, will start that soon.

  176. More More More Said the baby!!!

  177. My son love Truckery Rhymes!

  178. misty gorman says:

    Goodnight Moon is my classic favorite.

  179. My favorite bedtime story to read to my son is “Moon Rabbit” — it reminds me of my brief time I spent living in NYC.

  180. Goodnight Moon

  181. Anything by Sandra Boyton!

  182. Our favorite right night is “Ten Minutes ’til Bedtime!” Love your blog.

  183. Right now, my baby likes “The Going to Bed Book” and “Cute as Can Bee.”

  184. Amy Lynn Drorbaugh says:

    Pajama Time by Boynton!

  185. We have a big Bedtime Stories book that the kids love to pick a story from. Thanks for the chance!
    Tanja

  186. I also subscribe using feedDemon.

  187. I would have to say our favorite is “Counting Kisses”

  188. I LOVE Where the Wild Things Are!

  189. Jennie Melvin says:

    I love “Guess How Much I Love You.”

  190. Jennie Melvin says:

    I also follow you on Google reader.

  191. Anything by David Shannon!

  192. I like In Case You Ever Wonder by Max Lucado. Sweet story for all ages.

  193. I’m also subscribed in a reader. :)

  194. I was just remembering the other day how much I love Danny and the Dinosaur and Sammy the Seal when I was little. My kiddos all seem to like Goodnight Gorilla. I see many other comments saying they like I’ll Love you Forever. When I was in the hospital after having my first I was given that as a gift. I was such an emotional/hormone wreck that it made me cry too much. I still can not safely read it 4 years later :)

  195. Favorite bedtime story around here is the children’s bible story book.

  196. I follow you through blogger, does that count?

  197. The book we have read most frequently at bedtime is Good Night Moon! (I cannot quite figure out what the big attraction is about that book.) Although, I like it and so do the kids. :D

  198. No matter that I get to read it over and over and over, I just love Good Night Moon!

  199. love love love Goodnight Moon… a close second is The Belly Button Book. Both of which I have memorized since my son turns the pages too quickly

  200. We love Going to Sleep on the Farm.

  201. We love The Big Red Barn.

  202. Each of my children hit a certain age and then fall in love with Goodnight Gorilla. I have to say the child’s interest in that story is what makes it my favorite. Thanks!

  203. Goodnight Moon. A classic for a reason! My 16 year old still sighs when she comes along that book on the bookshelf!

  204. Goodnight Moon, for sure!

  205. Andrea Watts says:

    Are you my mother?

  206. Andrea Watts says:

    I am following you both and tweeted @FishMama is giving away @Candlewick bedtime stories. Enter to win: http://wp.me/pLlgS-2Ag

  207. Andrea Watts says:

    RSS subscriber

  208. My favorite book is The Napping House by Audrey Wood. But my daughter’s favorite is hands down — Good Night Moon, by Margaret Wise Brown. Thanks for the giveaway!

  209. Goodnight Moon.

  210. Cynthia Pitman says:

    I am a subscriber,

  211. Cynthia Pitman says:

    good night moon

  212. We love Goodnight Gorilla.

  213. I also subscribe via RSS. Love your blog!

  214. Cynthia Crowell says:

    Wow – I am not sure I can pick just one…I guess Hop on Pop, because last night my 4 year old wanted to read it himself and his 7 yr old big sister helped him. It was about the sweetest sibling moment ever!!!

  215. Good Night Moon and Give a Mouse a Cookie are favorites in our house.

  216. Cynthia Crowell says:

    I already follow you thru Google Reader!!!

  217. I get email updates.

  218. My in-laws got my son a book from Hawaii called “Limu, the Blue Turtle.” It’s one of our favorites!

  219. our current fave is Green Eggs and Ham. Not really nighttime material, but they love it!

  220. Goodnight, Moon is always a favorite.

  221. I subscribe through RSS feeder.

  222. bedtime stories at our house are usually made up on the spot. The kiddos love Daddy’s!

  223. Llama Llama Red Pajama is all about bedtime and my kids can relate to it. We love that book!!! Thanks for the chance to win!

  224. Daddy tells them a story from his childhood almost every night. He is one of 6 boys so there is lots of fodder! He often ties it to an event/struggle/question that has been going on that day. And our son cracks up knowing which one of his uncles often spilled milk on his lap and waddled away to change with his pants down!:^)
    “Lullaby Little One” got us through a time when our daughter was suddenly terrified of bedtime.

  225. Goodnight Moon

  226. I’m following fishmama and candlewick on twitter and tweeted

  227. I subscribe to you thru google reader

  228. My favorite bedtime stories are Grimm’s fairy tales, but currently my toddler daughter’s favorite bedtime story is “Goodnight, Little Bear,” by Richard Scarry.

  229. I subscribe via RSS reader. Thanks for the giveaway! Would love to win these wonderful books!

  230. My three year old loves to read so any book is good for him…a particular favorite right now is Babar. He loves elephants and we have one of the treasury books with several stories in it. Thanks for the chance to win.

  231. Kiss Good Night is one of my favorites to read. Funny voices and all ;)

  232. I subscribe through Google Reader

  233. Heather Kruger says:

    My favorite bedtime story is The Going to Bed Book. My kids love it!

  234. As for many others goodnight moon is by far the favorite for us but these new books look like they would be great additions. Thank you!

  235. GOODNIGHT MOON

  236. We like Geraldine’s Blanket.

  237. I also am subscribed through Google Reader.

  238. We love Goodnight Moon!

  239. I am an email subscriber

  240. “Goodnight Moon” has always been a favorite with me, my kids and the grandkids.

  241. Our favorite bedtime story is Put Me In The Zoo.

  242. I subscribe via email.

  243. Goodnight Moon and Pajama Time are favorites in our house.

  244. I finally subscribed to your emails :)

  245. Good night Moon has always been a favorite.

  246. Pajama Time! And other Sandra Boynton faves!

  247. I subscribe via google reader.

  248. I subscribe via Google Reader.

  249. All of my kids have loved Big Red Barn.

  250. Around here Green Eggs and Ham is our favorite. My hubby reads it to our son with funny voices, and now our son will “read” it out loud, not getting the words right, but babbling in the same funny voice.

  251. Brown Bear

  252. I subscribe by e-mail

  253. We like to read from the “Jesus Storybook Bible” every night before our kids go to bed. Another favorite of mine is “No More Monkeys Jumping on the Bed.” :)

  254. “Going to Sleep on the Farm” is a great bedtime story.

  255. I subscribe in google reader. :)

  256. We have had so many favorites! I would have to say Goodnight Moon and Stellaluna rank towards the top! I like to use bedtime to read a new book about the upcoming holiday or season.

  257. Good Night Moon. I think our copy is so worn out after reading to all 4 boys. :)

  258. Good Night Moon and Good Night God! And I do hope this giveaway is open internationally, the books sound wonderful!

  259. And I subscribe via email:-)

  260. One of our favorites is “Goodnight Moon”! Thanks!

  261. We picked up a book called Starry Safari from our local zoo. It’s definitely one of our favorites before bedtime!

  262. Each Peach Pear Plum by Janet and Allan Ahlberg

  263. I subscribe via Google Reader.

    Thanks!

  264. Our family favorite is Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown. It was my husband’s favorite growing up, and now my girls love it too.

  265. I like reading any story I haven’t read in a while. :) But we like Pajama Time (Sandra Boynton) and Llama Llama Red Pajama and Goodnight Moon and Good Morning Good Night and Favorite Bible Stories for Children.

  266. I signed up to follow you and Candlewick on Twitter, and I posted a tweet about the giveaway. I also follow you by getting your email updates! Thanks!!

  267. I love When the Wind Stops by Charlotte Zolotow. Very soothing for bedtime.

  268. I subscribe to your feed too.

  269. Good Night Moon at our house!

  270. I have been a subscriber for a long time now. Love your blog. :)

  271. 10 Little Butterfly’s is a favorite at our house

  272. I am an email subscriber.

  273. Jennifer M. says:

    We have always loved Goodnight, Moon.

  274. Jennifer M. says:

    I subscribe via email.

  275. I don’t remember my favorite when I was growing up. Seems that many people read Goodnight Moon – I have that one memorized. We also like The Big Red Barn, a pretty popular one.

  276. bible stories….always a good choice. Quite honestly, anything snuggly is great!

    Thanks!

  277. I would honestly have to say I do not have a fav. bedtime story. I’m on the hunt ;). We read basic Dr. Seuss to my almost one year son and we usually read a library book to my eldest.

    Wishing for a win, I’d love to actually get some “bedtime” stories.

  278. Goodnight Moon!

  279. I subscribed via email =)

  280. I’m also an email subscriber.

  281. My one year old really likes “Time for Bed” as well as any Curious George book.

  282. I am a subscriber.

  283. My daughter goes through phases with books. She will want the same one read every night, then after several days, she will switch. Right now she likes “D.W., go to your room” (an Arthur book).
    We LOVE books in our family. The library and bookstore are two of our favorite places to visit.

  284. Goodnight Moon is our favorite!

  285. We love the old Bear and the Big Blue House books before bed.

  286. I am a subscriber.

  287. I love reading Robert Munsch “Love You Forever” to my boys.

  288. Good Night Moon is also one of my favorites! I have a 2 1/2 year old and I would say that’s one of her favorites, as well!

  289. We usually make up our bedtime stories each night – having these books would be great for nights when I am not feeling so creative!

  290. I subscribe via email.

  291. We always read the Little Critter books. My kids love them.

  292. I am an email subscriber.

  293. well of course Good Night Moon, but I also love “I love you as much…”. truthfully now my 4 yr old loves anything dora or blues clues, even if its not goodnight related

  294. The best and standard Good Night Moon.

  295. I am an email subscriber.

  296. The Goodnight Train

  297. Snuggle-up Sleepy Ones is our current favorite bedtime read. It’s a fabulous book with wonderful pictures. :-)

  298. I am following on Google Reader!

  299. One of our favorites is “The Baby’s Bedtime Book” by Kay Chorao. It’s full of sweet lullabies.

  300. We have always loved Time for Bed

  301. My favorite bedtime story is Chugga-chugga Choo-choo, but my boys like Dr. Suess.

  302. I get your e-mails. Thanks for all the neat information.

  303. Our family’s favorite book is “I Love You Forever”

  304. Jennifer Foutch says:

    Goodnight Moon is an old favorite bedtime story of ours

  305. Oh yay! I am so excited about this giveaway! My favorite story for bedtime is Runaway Bunny.

  306. I follow Life As Mom in my google reader.

  307. I tweeted about the giveaway! (@ejfalke)

  308. Amber Cargal says:

    Our favorite bedtime story is “Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed”.

  309. Amber Cargal says:

    I subscribe to Life As Mom in my Google Reader.

  310. We love to read chapter books with our 4-year old son – Charlotte’s Web, James and the Giant Peach, etc.!

  311. I subscibe in Google Reader.

  312. Good Night Moon is a favorite at our house. I’m going to have to find this Llama Llama book. I’ve never even heard of it.

  313. We love Goodnight Moon in our house too!

  314. Janara Healy says:

    Last night we read…..I love you Stinky Face!

  315. Good Night Moon!

  316. My boys have always liked the Going to Bed Book by Sandra Boynton. Thanks for the opportunity!

  317. We love Pajama Time, Very Hungary Catapillar and Fancy Nancy!

  318. I am following you and Candlewick on Twitter.

  319. I subscribe too! Thanks!

  320. My kids LOVE Goodnight Moon, I have it memorized by now. They love to look for the little mouse and see where he is on each page.

  321. My little guy loves Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star by Kate Toms. Even though it’s not technically a bedtime book, I’m a sucker for “I’d Be Your Hero (a royal tale of godly character).”

  322. We love Goodnight Moon, The Kissing Hand and If You Give A Mouse A Cookie. I am a fairly new subscriber via e mail, I look forward to the new posts everyday.

  323. Aubrey Ives says:

    Our family’s favorite is “Goodnight Moon”. Thanks!

  324. Owen by Kevin Hankes!

  325. My kids love the Magic Treehouse series, so we read a chapter at night at bedtime!

  326. “Goodnight Moon” is my 2-year old’s favorite!

  327. I subscribe in Google Reader.

  328. Jen Fitzpatrick says:

    My favorite bedtime book is I love you so much!

  329. Jen Fitzpatrick says:

    I subscribe to Life as mom thru rss feeder and email

  330. I love Goodnight Moon!

  331. I’m an email subscriber.

  332. Goodnight Moon – I still tear up when I read it as I remember my childhood – and now I’m reading it to my own kid!

  333. Alicia Gilbert says:

    Goodnight Zoo, no words, so we make up our own, my kids love it!

  334. Alicia Gilbert says:

    I’m a subscriber.

  335. I love Switching on the Moon! My “baby” loves to read before bed!

  336. I follow LifeasMom in a reader! (And love ALL these books!) Thank you!

  337. Goodnight Moon is our favorite right now!

  338. I follow both on Twitter and tweeted: jennaod “@FishMama is giving away @Candlewick bedtime stories. Enter to win: http://wp.me/pLlgS-2Ag.”

  339. I subscribe to your daily emails!

  340. Candice Storm says:

    My favorite book is “Because you are my baby”

  341. Candice Storm says:

    I subscribe to your emails

  342. Unfortunately, I don’t have any real memories of my parents reading to me. I remember reading to my mom when I was learning how to read…but never the other way around. :( That’s why it’s so important that my husband and I read to our kids.

  343. I’m a subscriber :)

  344. The Pokey Little Puppy is one of my favorite stories.

  345. I subscribe via google reader.

  346. Time for Bed by Mem Fox.

  347. Right now, my daughter especially loves any board book, even more so when Mom lets her “help” turn pages.

  348. My favorite book is the Giving Tree. But the kids favorite books change all the time. Right now my son loves a halloween book, and my daughter a my little pony book.

  349. I subscribe via email.

  350. I’m an email subscriber.

  351. I love Goodnight Moon, Caps for Sale, Blueberries for Sal. I love children’s books.

  352. Charity Shapiro says:

    We love reading Go Dog Go.

  353. I subscribe in Google Reader.

  354. We switch it up a lot. Right now, “A Visitor for Bear” (the same bear as “Bedtime for Bear” in your giveaway) is a favorite. Our 3 year old has been reading it all the time and acting it out all day.

  355. Goodnight Moon!

  356. Goodnight Gorrila is our favorite.

  357. I love Goodnight Moon.

  358. Email Subscriber to LIfe as a Mom

  359. We like the bedtime book by Sandra Boynton.

  360. follow both & tweeted – @happylhomemaker

  361. I follow via rss, also!

  362. My 2 yr old loves Goodnight, Moon.

  363. I subscribed to the email feed also :), and I don’t Tweet, so I guess that’s it for me :)

  364. We like “Why is it bedtime so soon”.
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  365. Mary-Frances C. says:

    My daughters love The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
    mommieseatsoggycereal at gmail dot com

  366. My kids like Goodnight Moon and Goodnight Elmo!

  367. Mary-Frances C. says:

    Subscriber via email @azmarry at yahoo dot com
    mommieseatsoggycereal at gmail dot com

  368. Right now, my son’s favorite is something like “I love you so much.” It has the book and also has a cd. He falls asleep listening to the cd.. after it reads the story it plays soft music. It helped him go to sleep when he was having issues with “monsters”

  369. Goodnight Moon! (lap edition)

  370. My son has been hooked on the Mercer Mayer books “There Are Monsters Everywhere,” “There’s an Alligator Under My Bed,” etc, for a while now!

  371. My kids have also all liked Goodnight Moon. My youngest daughter loves any book with Dora in it right now!

  372. We love Snuggle Up, Sleepy Ones. Such a sweet book!

  373. I subscribe in reader. Thanks!

  374. I subscribe through a reader.

  375. Our favorite is Goodnight Moon.

  376. I subscribe via RSS.

  377. My favorite bedtime book to read is “Guess How Much I Love You”. It’s beautifully drawn and terribly sweet.

  378. The Going to Bed Book and Goodnight Moon.

  379. My boys love any books about trains, firefighters or Curious George. I love to read the “Bear” books by Karma Wilson. Sooo cute with beautiful illustrations!

  380. God Gave Us You and Goodnight Moon were big when they were toddlers. Now, Just go to Bed, anything about vehicles, and Dr. Seuss books are big around here.

  381. I read you in Google

  382. Melanie Schwartzkopf says:

    Right now our current favorite is Little House on the Prairie, we’re reading through the series each night before bed. But our all time favorite is Guess How Much I Love You.

  383. Jesus Storybook Bible

  384. I like “The Going to Bed Book” by Sandra Boynton

  385. I subscribe via Google Reader

  386. AllieZirkle says:

    I’m all about Dr Seuss; it makes the kiddos drowsy lol

  387. AllieZirkle says:

    I’m a subscriber

  388. We love Good night moon and Love is a Family.

  389. I subscribe via e-mail.

  390. Llama Llama Red Pajama and The Going to Bed Book by Sandra Boynton.

  391. My daughter loves the Elmo “Sleep Tight” book, we have to read it every night before bed.

  392. I love to read “Love You Forever” to my two boys, 2 1/2 and 1. I cry at the end everytime!

  393. Our favorite lately is Monster Munchies by Laura Numeroff. My two little ones request it every night. Some new books would be great excitement.

  394. Jennifer C. says:

    My favorite bedtime story is anything from “The Jesus Storybook Bible”

  395. Jennifer C. says:

    I subscribe in google reader!

  396. I loved the Little Critter book, “Just Go to Bed”

  397. And I am an email subscriber.
    Thanks!

  398. Joellen Foster says:

    Our favorite bedtime story is “If We Could Go To Slumbertown.”

  399. Joellen Foster says:

    I subscribe via Google Reader!

  400. I already subscribe via e-mail

  401. My husband has a habit of reading many of the same stories to our kids over and over, whereas I tend to read to them whatever our interests might be at the time. The kids still roar in laughter whenever they read Three Billy Goats Gruff or The Three Little Pigs (from our Golden Book collection) books with Dad. He tends to exagerate some of the funniest parts with and for them!

  402. What a great giveaway! I’ve gotten to revisit many favorite bedtime stories and learn many new ones when my husband and I read to our daughter at bedtime. Favorites include: Don’t Let the Pigeon Stay Up Late and The Sleepy Little Alphabet

  403. I subscribe in Google Reader!

  404. Anything by Jan Brett-great stories with beautiful illustrations.

  405. I subscribe via Google Reader.

  406. My favorite bedtime story right now: “I love you this much!”

  407. I’m a Google Reader subscriber!

  408. I always hate picking favorites, so I will just say our most recent favorite: _Mrs. Nelson is Missing_. My son was just loving that one!

  409. I subscribe to your blog!

  410. Sleepy Story!

  411. Guess How Much I Love You – gets me every time!

  412. I would love to be entered. Lately we read any book about space exploration – my 4 year old is fascinated and so of course so is his 2 year old brother. We are always looking for good new books! Thanks – Tiffany (ps. I’ve been reading your blog for months but have never commented!)

  413. Also, I do subscribe in a feed reader – bloglines right now, but am going to have to change since they are shutting down! -Tiffany

  414. I really like reading There are Rocks in My Socks!

  415. i read you through blogger

  416. The Big Red Barn. I’ve read it to all three of mine and I love it!

  417. I’m already a subscriber.

  418. Tara Leaverton says:

    Goodnight Moon is our favorite bedtime story…we love finding the mouse on each page.

  419. Goodnight moon! My son wants that every nihgt!

  420. Will put on fb.

  421. Subscribe to email!

  422. We love Goodnight Gorilla!

  423. I’m not sure how ‘bedtime’ it is but, I love the book, “Duck on a Bike”

  424. I’m a subscriber :)

  425. We love The Five Little Monkeys and any of the Berenstain Bear books.

  426. I just love the time to read and snuggle with my kiddos! We love all our books but are always ready to add mroe! Thanks for the chance to win!

  427. I subscribe to your blog feed.

  428. Our favorite bedtime book right now is Brown Bear Brown Bear. :~)

  429. I subscribe :~)

  430. Bedtime on the farm is my favorite! Wake up sun is another good one.

  431. I subscribe to your great emails.

  432. Expecting our first in Dec, so I don’t have any *recent* experience with bedtime stories. Growing up, however, my favorite story used to be a poem in the “C” volume of Encyclopedia Britannica Junior. They had stories in the back and there was one about Hiccups. I don’t know how it happened, but either my parents or myself would end up getting a case of the hiccups once it was over (I can understand my parents – they did a good job of imitating the “hic” in the poem!)

  433. I’m subscribed (RSS)

  434. My favorite bedtime book was a Golden Book, “The Sleepy Book” and I never made it past the first few pages awake when my dad would read it. My husband has already started reading The Sleepy Book to our 10 week old daughter, too!

  435. Hush Little One

  436. I subscribe in a reader.

  437. We love Goodnight Moon
    thanks!

  438. I subscribe via Google Reader
    thanks!

  439. We currently love “Brown Bear” and “The Kissing Hand”

  440. Goodnight Moon.

  441. goodnight moon!

  442. The Little Engine That Could
    (the vintage one)

  443. I subscribe! (and love it!)

  444. My son loves anything from his Bible Picture book. After his bath, he runs to his room saying “Bible Time!”

  445. I also get you through Google Reader

  446. Goodnight Moon is a favorite at our house!

  447. I subscribe via email.

  448. Breanne Blanchard says:

    Goodnight Moon! It makes me laugh…it’s so random!

  449. Goodnight Moon!

  450. Breanne Blanchard says:

    Subscriber via RSS Feed.

  451. Heather Abbott says:

    We love the Goodnight Moon series especially Goodnight Virginia!!

  452. We really like “Kiss Good Night” and “Sleepy Bears”…these are especially suited for the upcoming cozy Fall nights.

  453. Anything by Sandra Boynton

  454. RSS subscriber

  455. I love reading “I Love You Goodnight” to my daughter!!

  456. (I also subscribe in google reader) We also love the Sandra Boynton books – 15 Animals is our absolute favorite (we call it “the Bob book” in our house!)

  457. Love You Forever is a favorite book at our house.

  458. subscribe via rss

  459. Goodnight Moon is one of my favorites, but my daughter seems to prefer Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear?. Not exactly a bedtime book. :-)

  460. I’m a subscriber!

  461. My kids don’t have a favorite story to read over & over but I love any of the Roald Dahl books.

  462. I subscribe by yahoo email.

  463. bridget coker says:

    we have been into good night moon recently.

  464. I have so much fun reading Chicka Chicka Boom Boom to my 3-year-old son. He loves it too!

  465. I subscribe to your emails

  466. Good Night Moon here too. :) But Dr. Suess’s My Many Colored Days is good too.

  467. I subscribe in a reader. Thanks!

  468. Wow, I can’t decide on just one. good Night Moon, If you give a mouse a cookie, Ten in the bed, the list goes on. Thanks for the giveaway!

  469. How do dinosaur’s say goodnight?

    Love it.

  470. I subscribe through google reader.

  471. Amy Stanford says:

    Goodnight Moon is my forever favorite.

  472. Amy Stanford says:

    I also follow both of you on twitter!! And tweeted :D http://twitter.com/caelestepuella/status/25642025908

  473. Amy Stanford says:

    I also get your email sub!!

  474. My favorite bedtime story is actually a goofy one that my dad made up that he pretended to read to me once. I made him retell it many times and it changed a little each time. :)

  475. My kids love “Pajama Time”!

  476. I love all books! I want my kids to love them as well!

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