The Well Read Guess (Week 3)

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. I'll review the Brand-Spankin'-New-Book on Tuesday!

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(Monthly Giveaway: $25 BookPeople Gift Card)

Quote #1 (Brand-Spankin'-New-Book): SURF'S UP by Kwame Alexander
"Batten down the hatches!"..."Do what to the what?"

Quote #2 (Classic Book): CAPS FOR SALE by Esphyr Slobodkina
"At last he became so angry that he pulled off his own cap, threw it on the ground, and began to walk away."

Good luck and happy reading!

Rules Governing Sweepstakes


  1. That IS a classic! Quote #2 is from Caps for Sale by Esphyr Slobodkina! One of our favorites.

  2. #1 is from the fabulous Kwame Alexander's book "Surf’s Up".