Saturday, July 4, 2009

Winners - Horrid Henry giveaway

Thanks to everyone for their interest in Horrid Henry. It's a funny series that I'm sure will tickle the funny bones of some young readers and listeners. We had 36 entries and four books to give away. The winners are: Jean-Marie, Eric, Julie & Lauren.

What I'm most excited about is the list of funny books to check out. I've organized the list into groups, so you can browse through it. If you find a new treasure, please let us know what you think of them. Here's a list of the funny books that people said they enjoy with their children:

Picture books and early readers:
* There’s a Bird on Your Head, by Mo Willems
* Rubert Munsch books
* Elephant and Piggie books, by Mo Willems
* Parts, by Tedd Arnold
* Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus, by Mo Willems
* Crazy Hair Day, by Barney Saltzberg
* Fortunately, by Remy Charlip
* Go Away Big Green Monster, by Ed Emberly
* Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, by Judith Viorst
* Amelia Bedilia series, by Peggy Parish
* Pinkalicious, by Victoria Kann

Chapter books:
* Clementine series, by Sara Pennypacker
* Stuart Goes to School, by Sara Pennypacker
* Hank Zipzer series, by Henry Winkler
* Humphrey series, by Betty Birney
* My Weird School series, by Dan Gutman
* Diary of a Wimpy Kid, by Jeff Kinney
* Junie B Jones series, by Barbara Park
* Beck and the Great Berry Battle, by Laura Driscoll
* Dragon of Blueland, by Ruthe Stiles Gannett
* Ramona Quimby series, by Beverly Cleary
* Dragon Slayers Academy, by Kate McMullan
* Frannie K Stein, by Jim Benton
* Black Lagoon series, by Mike Thaler

Non-fiction and poetry:
* Ripley’s Believe It or Not
* Falling Up, by Shel Silverstein

Comics and blends:
* Captain Underpants, by Dave Pilkey
* Tiny Titans comic books, by Art Batazar

New books I'm looking forward to reading: Tiny Titans and Crazy Hair Day. Thanks for the suggestions!


  1. Thanks so much. I really do want to try out the Diary of a Wimpy kid books. They sound fun.


  2. They sound really funny :):):)