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Made by Dad: 67 Blueprints for Making Cool Stuff By Scott Bedford Age Range: 5 - 99 Paperback: 336 pages Publisher: Workman Publishing Company (May 7, 2013) Star Wars: Vader's Little Princess  By Jeffrey Brown Age Range: 4 and up Hardcover: 64 pages Publisher: Chronicle Books (April 23, 2013) My Dad Is the Best Playground  By Luciana Navarro Powell Age Range: 0-4 Board book: 26 pages Publisher: Robin Corey

justlikemypapacovermediumEnter to win a copy of Toni Buzzeo’s Just Like My Papa; illustrated by Mike Wohnoutka.

“With its rhythmic text, dramatic moments on the African plain, and playful times for cub and papa, this book will make a perfect read-aloud for family sharing.”

Giveaway begins June 3, 2013, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends July 2, 2013, at 11:59 P.M. PST.

Reading level: Ages 3-7

Paperback: 32 pages

As a former children’s librarian, I know the power of picture books to enchant and instruct their young readers. So I take seriously my task of communicating accurate information about the animal characters I create while also addressing the themes I have in mind for

By Bianca Schulze, The Children’s Book Review
Published: May 2, 2012

Toni Buzzeo

Toni Buzzeo, MA, MLIS, is a New York Times bestselling author as well as a career library media specialist. She writes picture books for children as well as many professional books and articles and lives on a colonial farm in Maine. We talked to her about her new picture book Stay Close to Mama (Disney, Hyperion, 2012), her first book The Sea Chest (Dial, 2002), and she happily shared some words of wisdom to inspire young readers.