Friday, September 2, 2011

Mr. BIggs In The City Book Review And Giveaway

I was given the wonderful opportunity to do a book review of Mr. Biggs In The City written and illustrated by Kevin Bloomfield.



The book follows Mr. Biggs as he heads to the big city to seek adventure and fun.  See, Mr. Biggs is kind of lonely in the forest and one day he climbs this big old tree and he is able to see the city.  To Mr. Biggs, the city looks fun and he really wants to visit there so off he goes on his adventure.

You get to follow along as Mr. Biggs tries his hand at skateboarding, ballet, being a musician and so much more.

Will Mr. Biggs find friends and fun in the big city?

Well, you will just have to read this book to find out.

My opinion on this book is: I loved it.  The illustrations and the story are wonderful.  I have had the book for a couple of days now and we have read it 5 times.  My little girl loves this book, and it is now her favorite one to read before bed, and she is even willing to go and get comfortable on the bed and take a nap if I read to her first.  She giggled at the illustrations and followed along wonderfully with the story. 

Per the summary the audience of this book is Pre-K to 3rd grade and my little one who is Pre-K age was easily able to follow along and not get bored.  The pictures jumped right off the page at her and kept her interested throughout the whole book.

I know that this is a book that she is going to treasure for a long time to come.

Right now you can purchase the book on Amazon for about $12.71.

But we are here to give you the opportunity to win your own autographed copy of the book.

Mandatory Entry (2-step):

Follow:  Kevin Bloomfield on twitter. (then come back here and leave your twitter id in your comment).
Follow/Like: Mr. Biggs on facebook (let us know in comment that you liked the fan page).

Extra Entries (1x unless otherwise noted):

Follow me on twitter.
Follow me via GFC (can be located at the bottom of the blog).
Follow me via Network Blog (located at the bottom of the blog).
Follow Lollipops n' Ladybugs facebook page.

Tweet:
#Giveaway Mr. Biggs In The City Book book giveaway at Lollipops n' Ladybugs @KevinBloomfield @BSsMom http://tinyurl.com/3wchlka



Rules:
Giveaway is open to residents of the US only.
Giveaway will end on 9/16/2011 at 5:00 p.m. est
Please make sure you leave your email in a comment if not readily available in your profile.  I need to be able to get a hold of you if you win.
Please leave a separate comment for each entry.
Please only one entrant per household.

Disclaimer: I received a copy of this book to review from Mr. Bloomfield.  No other compensation was exchanged and all opinions expressed are my own.

I just want to take this opportunity to thank Kevin again for asking me to do this review.

Privacy Policy:

Your information will never be sold.  All information is kept until the end of the giveaway and is then permanently deleted.  All information is for my eyes only and will never be shared.  You will never be spammed from Lollipops n' Ladybugs.

30 comments:

Stephanie said...

I am following Mr. Biggs on FB and Twitter
twitter id: theremustbmore
fb: Stephanie barmann
theremustbmore@aol.com

Stephanie said...

I am following you on twitter
theremustbmore@aol.com

Stephanie said...

Tweeted:
https://twitter.com/#!/theremustbmore/status/109693530288553985
thremustbmore@aol.com

Stephanie said...

Following via GFC
theremustbmore@aol.com

Stephanie said...

Liked you on facebook
theremustbmore@aol.com

Stephanie said...

I follow you on network blogs
theremustbmore@aol.com

Marianna said...

I follow Kevin on twitter and like Mr Biggs on FB - Marianna B/@mannabsn
mannasweeps (at) gmail DOT com

Marianna said...

I follow you on twitter @Mannabsn
mannasweeps (at) gmail DOT com

Marianna said...

I like lollipops n ladybugs on FB - Marianna B.
mannasweeps (at) gmail dOT com

Justin D. said...

I'm following on twitter and facebook

twitter:@bigdaddyhack
Facebook: Kyoko D.

kappasighacksaw(at)live(dot)com

Justin D. said...

following you on twitter:

@bigdaddyhack

Kappasighacksaw(at)live(dot)com

Justin D. said...

tweeted

http://twitter.com/#!/bigdaddyhack/status/114513768175775744

kappasighacksaw(at)live(dot)com

laurasloves said...

I am following Kevin on twitter.
laura dot hopelessromantic dot emerson at gmail dot com

laurasloves said...

I like Mr. Biggs on Facebook.
laura dot hopelessromantic dot emerson at gmail dot com

laurasloves said...

I follow you on GFC.
laura dot hopelessromantic dot emerson at gmail dot com

laurasloves said...

I am following you on twitter.

Erica said...

Following Kevin on twitter, user: notenthused
like Mr Biggs on fb, user: Acire Acerg
cinderwhims at gmail dot com

Erica said...

following you on twitter
user: ntoetnhused
cinderwhims at gmail dot com

Erica said...

gfc follower
cinderwhims at gmail dot com

Erica said...

like you on fb
user: Acire Acerg
cinderwhims at gmail dot com

Erica said...

following via networked blogs
cinderwhims at gmail dot com

JSweeps said...

I followed Kevin on Twitter
@jgsweeps

JSweeps said...

I followed both Kevin on twitter and Mr. Biggs on Facebook
twitter: @jgsweeps
facebook: Jaime Nicole
jsweeps318 at gmail dot come

Sorry for the duplicate post for the original entry, I didn't get that the first two were mandatory. :-(

JSweeps said...

I followed you on twitter - @jgsweeps

jsweeps318 at gmail dot com

JSweeps said...

I liked Lollipops and Ladybugs on facebook -
Jaime Nicole
jsweeps318 at gmail dot com

JSweeps said...

I followed you through GFC.

jsweeps318 at gmail dot com

JSweeps said...

I followed you through Networked Blogs.

JSweeps said...

I tweeted:

http://twitter.com/#!/jgsweeps/status/114709132854050816

@jgsweeps

jsweeps318 at gmail dot com

susansmoaks said...

following kevin on twitter @fdp4life
susansmoaks at gmail dot com

susansmoaks said...

mr biggs facebook fan tony l smoaks
susansmoaks at gmail dot com