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A Captain No Beard Story: Strangers on the High Seas | Giveaway

The Children’s Book Review
Published: May 27, 2013

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Enter to win one of five autographed copies of A Captain No Beard Story: Strangers on the High Seas by Carole P. Roman.

“The prevailing theme of Roman’s superb book series is one of camaraderie and cooperation, which gives children a comforting sense that we’re all in this together.”

Giveaway begins May 27, 2013, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends June 26, 2013, at 11:59 P.M. PST.

Age Range: 3-7 years

Paperback: 32 pages

Book Overview

When the Flying Dragon gets another new crew member, Captain No Beard soon discovers that every person is valuable in his or her own way. Burdened with his new cabin girl, his baby sister Cayla, the captain becomes unhappy with the responsibility and laments that being a captain is hard work.

However, when the dreaded Barnabus the scurvy dog and his dangerous crew begins to chase the Flying Dragon, the fearless Captain has to put aside his problems to keep everyone safe.  In their race to escape, the Captain, his loyal first mate Hallie, Mongo, Linus, Fribbet and Polly soon learn that help can come from the most unexpected places.

Captain No Beard: Strangers on the High Seas is the charming fourth entry in the Captain No Beard series. With a delightful message that teaches children not to judge a book by its cover, this exciting adventure book will thrill young readers. Filled with a thrilling adventure and playful crew of characters, this amusing book will teach children the important lessons in their young lives, all while keeping them riveted from he very beginning.

A fun and exciting series, Captain No Beard’s adventures are sure to entertain children and adults alike. This wonderful book will engage young children while giving adult readers peace of mind with its helpful lessons and playful themes.


This book is perfect for parents and caregivers searching for ways to discuss stranger danger with young children without causing anxiety. Teaching kids not to talk to strangers, and even how to identify a stranger, may be challenging. Roman’s story is peppered with helpful phrases like, “Keep our distance” and “We don’t speak to people we don’t know,” ensuring young readers understand the message without instilling a fear of the unknown.  —The Children’s Book Review (Read the full review.)

About the Author

Award winning author Carole P. Roman is adding another book to the Captain No Beard series, that introduces the newest member of the hearty crew.  A former social studies teacher, she currently works in a family business and is enjoying her second career as a children’s book author.  She lives on Long Island with her husband and in walking distance to her children and grandchildren.

For more information, visit: http://caroleproman.com

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Prizing courtesy of Carole P. Roman.

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Bianca Schulze is the founder of The Children’s Book Review. She is a reader, reviewer, mother and children’s book lover. She also has a decade’s worth of experience working with children in the great outdoors. Combined with her love of books and experience as a children’s specialist bookseller, the goal is to share her passion for children’s literature to grow readers. Born and raised in Sydney, Australia, she now lives with her husband and three children near Boulder, Colorado.


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