Weekend giveaway: Captain No Beard

Today’s giveaway comes from Simple Mom sponsor Captain No Beard: An Imaginary Tale of a Pirate’s Life.

Written by Carol P. Roman, Captain No Beard is an imaginative adventure that both the youngest and oldest pirates in your home can read – or listen to – and enjoy.

Captain No Beard and his pirate ship The Flying Dragon set sail for a voyage of the imagination with his fearless crew of four: First Mate Hallie, Mongo the Monkey, Linus the loudmouthed lion, and Fribbit the floppy frog. Normally a young boy named Alexander, his cousin Hallie, and three stuffed animals, once they board his bed their world is transformed into a magical vessel, sailing the seven seas on dangerous and exciting adventures!

“Roman charms with an imaginative, whimsical picture book that will entertain even the oldest pirates.” Kirkus Review

The Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. Ten lucky Simple Mom readers will each win a signed copy of Captain No Beard: An Imaginary Tale of a Pirate’s Life. To enter, simply leave any comment on this post.

This giveaway will end tonight, Saturday, September 8, and I’ll announce the winner soon after. I hope you win!

Tsh Oxenreider

Tsh is the founder of this blog and just finished traveling around the world with her husband and 3 kids. Her latest book is Notes From a Blue Bike, and believes a passport is one of the world's greatest textbooks.

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  1. Want to share this book with my Grandaughters! So creative and interesting.

  2. Argh!

  3. This sounds like a fun, and cute book!

  4. book looks great!

  5. Looks like a fun book!

  6. How cute and fitting as my kiddo just got a pirate costume!

  7. My kids love books! This looks so fun.

  8. Aww I would love to win this!!! Always looking for good children’s books!

  9. Fun!

  10. I would love one of these books to read aloud to my grandchildren!

  11. Caroline R. says:

    Love pirate stories!

  12. My daughter would love this book!! Her favorite thing to do is read!!

  13. I have two mates on my ship that would love to read about Captain No Beards adventures! Arrrrrrrrr, what a cute book.

  14. Would love to win, thanks for the chance.

  15. Sounds like a fun book!

  16. Thanks for a chance to win this cute book. I have a little pirate of my own who would love it!

  17. Thanks for the giveaway. This will pair nicely with the Krispy Kreme Dress Like a Pirate Day on September 19, 2012.

  18. This book sounds sooooo cute!!!

  19. Looks like a great book–thanks!

  20. Looks great! Thanks for the chance to win!

  21. Sounds like an awesome book 🙂 Thanks for the chance to win!

  22. My little grandson would love this book, he’s really into pirates right now!

  23. We are in a very Pirate-y phase in our house right now!

  24. this looks like a great book for our family!

  25. I even have a pirate hat to wear while reading! Great giveaway!

  26. My 5 year old loves pirates. I was a Pirate once (school mascot 🙂 Argh.

  27. I have a little man who would love a pirate book!

  28. My kids would love this. Thanks.

  29. This would

  30. I have only heard wonderful things about this book.

  31. What a great book! Would love to read this with my two pirates! Thank you!

  32. What a cute story! I would love to win this and read it to my daughter!

  33. This looks like a great story that my children would really enjoy!

  34. super cute!

  35. My kids would LOVE this! 🙂

  36. What a fun book. I love not-too-scary pirates!

  37. My 5 yo daughter was just playing pirate, complete with a ladybug-inspired tutu and pink ribbon “eye patch”. I can see her really enjoying a story like this one. Thanks for letting us know about it, regardless of the giveaway.

  38. Arrrgh matey! Hand over the book and all will be peaceful. ;-D

  39. I’d love to read this to my baby!

  40. My kids would love this! Thanks.

  41. My girls would enjoy this book! Thanks for the chance to win! 😀

  42. My boys love pirates!

  43. Since a 6 year old pirate lives at our house, we would love this story.

  44. Oh we love pirates at this house! Thanks for the great giveaway

  45. arrrr! my son is just starting his pirate obsession

  46. My kids would love this!

  47. me sprogs love books.

  48. Wow! What a cute book, Me Hardy! My son would love it!

  49. so fun for my little pirates!

  50. There’s always room at our house for one more book!

  51. This sounds like a really fun book, and I love the illustrations on the front cover!

  52. Sounds so cute.

  53. My son would love this book!

  54. Christina Y. says:

    Our 4 year old son would LOVE this!

  55. I’m always a fan of well written, fun children’s books!

  56. What a fun story book for bedtime reading…
    Many thanks to you!

  57. Rachel Durst says:

    My daughter would LOVE this book!

  58. My kids would love this book!

  59. My 5 year old son is really into pirates right now.

  60. My little pirates would love this book!! Ahoy!

  61. Looks like a fun story–thanks for the opportunity to win!

  62. that is one cute pirate! sweet way to make an eye patch fun : )

  63. My boys love pirates and dragons! This would be a great win!

  64. ahoy mateys!

  65. Would loooovvveee to win this for my kids. It’s been a tough year & they love pirates & books….this would be an awesome surprise for them!! Thanks for the chance. Love your blog.

  66. Looks like a fun book for my little pirate lover!

  67. Aargh! Me little pirates would love it!!

  68. This looks like a great book!

  69. My girls LOVE reading aloud! My oldest will read books to my youngest and the sight just brings joy to my heart. Thanks for the giveaway!

  70. My sons would love to read this!

  71. Looks like such fun! We’d love a copy for “Talk like a Pirate Day”!

  72. Karen Clark says:

    Aaaarrrrrrgh! Sounds like a great book. We don’t have to walk the plank for it, do we?

  73. My preschoolers would love this book!!

  74. My daughter would love this! What a great giveaway!


  76. Looks like a great story-what fun!

  77. Looks like a fun book!

  78. yay, we love pirates around here!

  79. Elizabeth Hosto says:

    My boys love pirates!

  80. My son, who has to wear an eye patch for 2 hours every day to treat his amblyopia, would absolutely LOVE to read this book about pirates! And I’m inspired by your picture to order cute eye patches for him instead of the boring ones we stick on each day 🙂

  81. Jaclyn Ley says:

    Sounds like a great book.

  82. Looks like a very cute story!

  83. Looks so cute!!!! Both my kids woud get a kick out of this book.

  84. My girls would LOVE this book! 🙂

  85. My girls would love this book! Adventurous! Thanks for the giveaway.

  86. My kids would love a copy of this book!

  87. My son would LOVE to have this book. Thanks for the chance to win it for him!

  88. Looks awesome, my crew of 5 buccaneers would love it

  89. My little pirate would love this book!

  90. Sounds like such a fun book!

  91. Yes! My daughter loves all things pirate!

  92. How cute! We always love to add another good book to our library, and we don’t have any pirate stories yet.

  93. Audrey Jawando says:

    My son just turned 4 and would love this book!

  94. My family would love this book!

  95. I’ll have to check this book out. My daughter is very interested in pirates right now but finding non-scary ones is hard.

  96. My son, Grady, does eye patching for esotropia and loves pirates, so this would be perfect for him!

  97. Fun! My little boy would probably love this!

  98. Looks like a great book!

  99. Sounds like a fun story! I’d love to win! 🙂

  100. It sounds delightful!!