The Well Read Guess (Week 2)

Each week I'll post quotes from 2 picture books - a new(er) picture book and a classic picture book. Be the first to identify a quote, and earn an entry into the current monthly giveaway! Identify both the book and the author for a quote, and you'll get two entries. Identify both for both quotes, get four entries.

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(Monthly Giveaway: $25 BookPeople Gift Card)

Quote #1 (Brand-Spankin'-New-Book): BLOOM by Doreen Cronin and David Small
""Show me magic that will save my kingdom," ordered the king.
Bloom placed a bucket of mud at the king's feet."

 Quote #2 (Classic Book): WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE by Maurice Sendak
"...and Max said "I'LL EAT YOU UP!"
so he was sent to bed without eating anything."

Good luck and happy reading!

Rules Governing Sweepstakes


  1. #2 is Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak!

  2. #1 is Bloom by Doreen Cronin, Illus. David Small. Just read it!

  3. Yay, Cate! Nice work! I'll be reviewing Bloom later this week for everyone who hasn't read it yet!