Weekend giveaway: Captain No Beard

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by Tsh

Tsh is the founder of this blog and lives in Bend, Oregon 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.

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!

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  1. my little one is so into pirates right now! we wild love a copy of captain no beard !

  2. Awe.. a pirate’s life for me!!! Sounds like a great book. Pick me! Pick me!

  3. I have a son who lives, dreams and eats pirates ;) He would absolutely love this book. We constantly seek out new pirate books!

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    Mary Miller says:

    This looks like the perfect story for my nephew’s little boy… who has a birthday next month… I love the illustration on the cover!

  5. Seems just the story to tell my year old fella…

  6. would love to win :)

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    Lauren Sobaje says:

    Both my daughter and son would love that! Thanks, Lauren

  8. I can just see my son & husband chasing each other around the bedroom room having sword fights! We definitely need to spice up our “If You Give a Pig a Pancake…” routine!

  9. I’d love to have that book! (So would my toddler.)

  10. Hope we win! Sounds great.

  11. Just in time for international talk like a pirate day! …and the best treasure of all is the joy of childhood imaginings!

  12. We have 2 little pirates here and we arrrrrrrgh readers

  13. I love learning about new and interesting books that sound enjoyable for both the little one and myself.

  14. What a cute book!

  15. looks fun!

  16. This looks really cute….I love pirate books!

  17. Sounds fun!

  18. This sounds like a great book for my 3 yo pirate loving son!

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    Mary Preston says:

    CAPTAIN NO BEARD would be treasured thank you.

    A very cute photograph.

  20. Oh, we’d love to be entered. I have two little matey’s who would love to read this book!! Thank you for featuring it. Off to look it up…just in case we don’t win ;)

  21. I love the picture of the child uptop with the patch. My son has to patch and often does the same thing!

  22. Ahoy! We landlubbers love pirates!

  23. My son is quite the pirate lover these days. I’m sure he’d dig this. Thanks for the chance to win!

  24. We’re always up for a good book around here! Thanks!

  25. Pirates and Stuffed Animals! Woo Hoo!!!

  26. I know what will be under the Christmas tree even if I don’t win this!

  27. I have four boys who would love reading this story. And their newest baby sister has been enjoying our story times as well! I agree with other readers that we will seek this out if we don’t win as well.

  28. It looks like a fun book.

  29. That looks like such a cute book.

  30. This book sounds awesome!

  31. My kids really hope we win!

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    Liesa Nichols says:

    I have a 4-year old pirate fan that would love this book!

  33. Oh!! What adorable artwork! We’d love to add this to our library!

  34. Pirates are so fun!

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    Eskai Foster says:

    My 2 1/2 year old son LOVES pirates! He would adore this book :-)

  36. Sounds like a great book!

  37. What a nice cover illustration. Lots of pirate activities at our house.

  38. Sounds like a cute book – thanks for the chance to win!

  39. What a fun story! Thanks for the giveaway!

  40. We can never have enough books! This looks cute!

  41. My little bucaneers would love this book!! Fingers crossed…xx

  42. This looks so cute!

  43. Land ahoy!

  44. My aunt used to write children’s books and instilled in me a love for a good kids’ book!!

  45. Looks like fun!

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    Catherine Krause says:

    Fingers crossed for my 4 pirates to enjoy the book :)

  47. Always looking for good books for my almost four year old!

  48. My son loves pirates! How fun!

  49. I’m starting to accumulate books for my daughter because it looks like she might end up being a book worm (fist pump).

  50. We love all things pirates!

  51. Looks like a fun adventure to go on.