Weekend giveaway: Train Trip

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Today’s weekend giveaway comes from sponsor Deanna Caswell, author of the children’s books Train Trip, First Ballet, and co-author of the upcoming grownup book, Little House in the Suburbs: Backyard Farming and Home Skills for Self-Sufficient Living.

Deanna is one of the voices behind the blog Little House in the Suburbs, which focuses on self-sufficient living in the ‘burbs. And today, she’s giving ten Simple Mom readers a signed copy of her book, Train Trip!

Sweet for both little boys and girls, Train Trip documents a little boy’s journey to Grandma’s house via train. There are bridges to cross, instruments to study, and aisles to tromp.

I’m excited to give this book to Finn for Christmas—it’s a great early childhood read, and if you love giving books as gifts, this is a great choice. Deanna also sent me a copy of First Ballet, and I’m looking forward to giving it to Tate for a simple afternoon read.

Deanna will give ten of you a signed copy of Train Trip, just in time for Christmas!

To enter this giveaway, simply leave any comment on this post! (If you’re reading this via email, you must click over to the post to comment.) This giveaway ends tonight, so enter now!

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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. Little Bit loves trains!

  2. what an awesome book for my 11 week old son. we read together all the time. great giveaway!

  3. I have grandsons I would share this with!

  4. My niece is a train lover and I would love to give her this book! Hope we win!

  5. My son loves trains (especially Chuggington). He would love this!

  6. Oh, my little grandson is SO enthralled with trains. He would LOVE this book!

  7. My kids would love that book!

  8. Chaya Phillips says:

    I am a kindergarten teacher. Our current unit theme is transportation. We are going to take a train in a couple of weeks to eat lunch. This book would be a great addition to our library. Thank you.

  9. Laura Forman says:

    Sounds like a great book for my kids!!

  10. Alison Minor says:

    My kids love trains and we are going on one with grandma next weekend! Thanks fro the giveaway!

  11. Kathy Tripp says:

    This looks like a great book. I’m sure my grandson would love it! Thanks so much for the opportunity to win a copy.

  12. catlin Evans says:

    I have a little Finn too who absolutely loves trains!

  13. Jenny Binder says:

    I have a young man who would love this book! Crossing my fingers. 🙂

  14. What little boy doesn’t love trains? Always looking for new books for my son, thanks for the recommendation!

  15. my son would love this! he is in love with all things train!

  16. I have quite a few trainloving kids in the family, including my youngest daughter!

    Merry Christmas

  17. Lisa Pelayo says:

    I would love to win this!

  18. Cute book!

  19. Pravina Hegde Patil says:

    We all love trains! Would love to have this fabulous-looking book!

  20. would love to have one.

  21. I would love this for my Granddaughters!

  22. shalray george says:

    My kids LOVE to read or be read to. My littlest one is disabled and seems to get so involved when me or his sister read to him. Hoping to get one of your books so we can all enjoy some more family story time!

  23. Since train travel will be part of our holidays this year, this would be an especially apropos book for our kids! Happy Holidays!! 🙂

  24. Pick meeeeeeee!!!!!!!!!!!

  25. This would be a great Christmas present for our great-nephew! Thanks for this opportunity!