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Captain No Beard Series, by Award-Winning Author Carole P. Roman | Giveaway

Captain No Beard Series, by Award-Winning Author Carole P. Roman | Giveaway

The Children’s Book Review | September 1, 2015

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Enter to win a complete autographed set of the Captain No Beard series, by award-winning author Carole P. Roman; plus the PLAYMOBIL Red Serpent Pirate Ship.

One (1) winner receives:

  • An autographed set of Carole P. Roman’s Captain No Beard series (includes all 9 books) and a PLAYMOBIL Red Serpent Pirate Ship.

Age Range: 4-10

Value: $140+

Captain No Beard Series, by Award-Winning Author Carole P. Roman | Giveaway

Giveaway begins September 1, 2015, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends September 30, 2015, at 11:59 P.M. PST.

About the Captain No Beard Series
CaptainNoBeardCaptain No Beard: An Imaginary Tale of a Pirate’s Life

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! Captain No Beard – An Imaginary Tale of a Pirate’s Life named to Kirkus Reviews’ BEST OF 2012 for Children’s Indie Books, and garnered the star of remarkable merit! “Roman charms with an imaginative,whimsical picture book that will entertain even the oldest pirates.” Kirkus Review

Pepper-Parrots-Problem-with-PatiencePepper Parrot’s Problem with Patience

The crew of the Flying Dragon are sailing again. This time, new crewmember, Pepper Parrot is having a hard time keeping up with the drills. Captain No Beard and his mates join together to help Pepper achieve her goals with patience and tolerance.

StuckInTheDoldrumsStuck in the Doldrums: A Lesson in Sharing

When the wind stops blowing, Captain No Beard and his crew, including First Mate Hallie, Linus the Lion, Fribbet the Frog, Mongo the Monkey and Polly the Parrot, are stuck on a desert island. Maroon with nothing to do, they begin to play and enjoy themselves. However, Captain No Beard has other ideas, bossing his crew around and making playtime cheerless for everyone. Soon, Captain No Beard decides he has had enough and storms off. When his ship is attacked by a giant squid, he realizes he needs his crew more than ever. Captain No Beard and his crew show young readers that’s it’s important to cooperate and share your belongings. The crew teaches us that if you want to have friends, then you must be a friend too.

strangers on the high seas coverStrangers on the High Seas

Captain No Beard and the crew of the Flying Dragon welcome a new crew member, when Cabin Girl Cayla joins the ship. Responsible for his little sister, Captain No Beard is not very happy because he finds his newest charge a distraction. When faced with danger, the captain must find a way to escape. While learning valuable lessons about strangers, the crew realized not to judge somebody because they are young or small. Strength comes in all sizes!

The Treasure of Snake Island: A Captain No Beard StoryThe Treasure of Snake Island

After a fierce battle with a storm, the crew goes in search of treasure. Alexander, that is, Captain No Beard uses a map to locate it on the ominous sounding Snake Island. Bravely they dig until they find the best treasure ever!

The Crew Goes Coconuts!: A Captain No Beard Story Volume 6 By Carole P. RomanThe Crew Goes Coconuts

There is a storm brewing on the Flying Dragon, and it’s not about the weather. When the crew finds themselves parched and not enough juice to go around, blame falls on Matie the goat, Hallie’s friend. Divided, they square off, ready for a fight and Captain No Beard must teach his crew that not only is bullying wrong, they must learn to value and respect each and every member of the crew. Watch the crew of the Flying Dragon learn an important lesson about being a true friend.

Captain No Beard and the Aurora Borealis By Carole P. RomanCaptain No Beard and the Aurora Borealis

Captain No Beard and his crew of loyal pirates heave anchor for another adventure, this time in the icy waters of the Arctic. Captain No Beard’s steering a course due north, sailing by the light of the North Star. Everyone on the crew wonders what the captain’s up to, especially as he gets embarrassed when they ask. When the captain finally admits his plan, the crew discovers he plans to steal the aurora borealis, the beautiful northern lights that brighten the arctic sky. They’re all shocked. They may be pirates, but even they know stealing is bad. Besides, how can anyone steal the lights from the sky? A charming, engaging tale about doing what’s right, Captain No Beard and the Aurora Borealis is the latest installment in Carole P. Roman’s award-winning pirate series. The first book, Captain No Beard—an Imaginary Tale of a Pirate’s Life, received the Kirkus Reviews Best of 2012 award and the Star of Remarkable Achievement. The series presents real-life problems in an imaginary setting and encourages discussion with both parents and educators.

Fribbet the Frog and the Tadpoles by Carole P RomanFribbet the Frog and the Tadpoles

Fribbet’s gone missing! The crew searches for the excitable frog and finally find him troubled and crying in the stern. Fribbet is very upset, and it’s up to Captain No Beard and the crew to find out what’s wrong. Fribbet the Frog and the Tadpoles is another great voyage into problem solving and friendship, as well as an adventurous trip into the imagination. Join the Captain No Beard and his friends as they learn the value of sharing our troubles with others and that help is always there when we need it.

Read The Children’s Book Review full review of Fribbet the Frog and the Tadpoles.

Captain No Beard A Flag for the Flying DragonA Flag for the Flying Dragon: A Captain No Beard Story

It’s business as usual on the Flying Dragon. Their mission is to find a flag for the ship. Captain No Beard sighs, “Being a captain is hard work,” as he watches the busy crew preparing the vessel for their next adventure. Polly is giving out pretzels; Linus is polishing a lamp. Matie is cracking coconuts, Cayla is stuffing holes, and Hallie is swabbing the deck. High overhead, trouble is brewing, and it is not the weather. Mongo does not want any help from the newest crew member, and it is creating a hurricane of a mess on board. The team must come together and find a task that will fit Zachary without interfering with their own fun. On the way, they acquire a flag that will unite them as both friends and crew. Join the problem-solving crew of the Flying Dragon as they find a flag for their ship and a job for Zach.

Read The Children’s Book Review full review of A Flag for the Flying Dragon.

About the Author

Carole P. Roman

Named to Kirkus Reviews’ Best of 2012 for her first book, award winning author Carole P. Roman started writing as a dare from one of her sons. Using an imaginary game she played with her grandson as a base, Captain No Beard was born. She lives on Long Island with her husband and very near her children and grandchildren- the inspiration for her books.

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Captain No Beard Tour Dates

Tuesday September 1 2015
The Children’s Book Review

Captain No Beard Series Giveaway

Thursday September 3 2015
Swiss Cheese Adventures

Author Interview with Carole P. Roman

Sunday September 6 2015
The Adventures of Supermom

Author Interview with Carole P. Roman

Wednesday September 9 2015
The Review Wire

Captain No Beard Book Review

Wednesday September 9 2015
Crafty Moms Share

Captain No Beard Book Review

Friday September 11 2015
Inspired by Savannah

Author Interview with Carole P. Roman

Friday September 15 2015
Just Another Mom

Author Interview with Carole P. Roman

Sunday September 17 2015
It’s Fundamental

Pirate Books Galore: What Makes Captain No Beard Stand Out?

Thursday September 24 2015
Boy Mama Teacher Mama

Captain No Beard Book Review

Monday September 28 2015
Avery and Augustine

Author Interview with Carole P. Roman

Wednesday September 30 2015
Little Miss History

A Guest Post by Carole P. Roman

Thank you for entering the Captain No Beard book series giveaway—courtesy of author Carole P. Roman. Check out our sweepstakes page to see what other free children’s books may be up for grabs!

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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.

Comments
  • I would choose my son to be my first mate.

    September 1, 2015
    • I’d take my grandson as fist mate

      September 14, 2015
      • ooops “first”

        September 14, 2015
  • If I were captain of a pirate ship, my sister-friend Jamie would have to be first mate.

    September 1, 2015
  • My dog Max!

    September 2, 2015
  • I would choose my husband.

    September 2, 2015
  • The first mate would be my husband. He would do a great job.

    September 3, 2015
  • Oh, you know how I am about Captain No Beard! But…how about Hugh Jackman?

    September 3, 2015
    • my son Jske

      September 3, 2015
  • My husband. He loves sailing, and literally knows the ropes.

    September 3, 2015
  • My husband 🙂

    September 3, 2015
  • MY SON

    September 4, 2015
  • My first mate would be my son Myles.

    September 4, 2015
  • Johnny Depp!

    September 5, 2015
  • my nephew

    September 5, 2015
  • Johnny Depp

    September 8, 2015
  • My first mate would be my husband.

    September 8, 2015
  • My hubby the one and only!

    September 9, 2015
  • my niece

    September 9, 2015
  • I’d choose my best friend, of course! 🙂

    September 9, 2015
  • My favorite sailor. 😉

    September 9, 2015
  • very nice giveaway It is our favorite

    September 10, 2015
  • Thanks for the opportunity to win this collection

    September 10, 2015
  • My husband would be my first mate

    September 11, 2015
  • My granddaughter would be first mate!

    September 11, 2015
  • My grandson, of course! He loves pirates and would really enjoy all of these books!

    September 14, 2015
  • My best friend, of course!

    September 14, 2015
  • My beautiful niece!

    September 14, 2015
  • My oldest niece

    September 14, 2015
  • I would choose my sweet great-nephew, Anders. I read him Captain No Beard all the time!!

    September 14, 2015
  • Both of my grandsons love pretending to be pirates so I would have to have two first mates 🙂 ?

    September 14, 2015
  • I would choose my husband as first mate and our grandchildren could be deck hands.

    September 15, 2015
  • I shared this giveaway on my Facebook page, but the form won’t give me the 10 entries for sharing it. I thought maybe I forgot to click on the final “SHARE” button, so I shared it again. I still can’t get the 10 promised entries.
    I didn’t know where else to post this issue, so I apologize if this is not the place to address it.

    September 15, 2015
    • People have to use the link you shared and enter the contest themselves in order for you to get each of the 10 possible entries. (10 of your friends would have to sign up in order to get all 10 entries).

      September 15, 2015
  • If you were Captain of a pirate ship, who would you choose to be First Mate?

    My best friend Amanda! Or Johnny Depp 😉

    September 15, 2015
  • I would choose my husband for my first mate.

    September 15, 2015
  • I would choose my oldest grandson to be firstmate

    September 15, 2015
  • My perennial traveling companion, Stephanie.

    September 15, 2015
  • I’d love my first mate to be Jamie Fraser. Thanks for a generous giveaway.
    Carol L

    September 15, 2015
  • I would choose my daughter.

    September 16, 2015
  • I would choose my grandson for my first mate.

    September 16, 2015
  • My husband of almost 55 years

    September 19, 2015
  • I would choose my son to be my first mate

    September 19, 2015
  • my husband

    September 19, 2015
  • I great set I would donate to my son’s school.

    September 22, 2015
  • I would have my 2 grandsons as co- first mates.

    September 22, 2015
  • I would pick my sister!

    September 22, 2015
  • I’d choose my hubby to be my first mate!

    September 23, 2015
  • The hubby is my first mate!

    September 24, 2015
  • My grandbaby wouldloveitif I won this

    September 24, 2015
  • My Granddaughter, she knows all about how to keep a boat ship shape. She would be the best 1st mate. She loves pirates.

    September 27, 2015
  • I would choose my husband, he’s been my “first mate” for 20 years now lol!

    September 27, 2015
  • My husband is a great first mate around the home but on a pirate ship I would want my son to be my first mate because he has sea legs.

    September 29, 2015
  • My 5 yr old granddaughter would be my first mate because she could be captain if I fell overboard.

    September 29, 2015
  • I would have to choose my bff to be my first mate!

    September 30, 2015
  • The Parrot …. as long as i kept him fed i wouldnt have to worry about it mutinying.

    September 30, 2015
  • My hubby and then my 9 grandkids because they have so much energy everything would get done ! Thank you for the chance to win this !!

    September 30, 2015

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