Book and Original Art Giveaway in time for the holidays!

The draw has been made and the winner is Nancy L!

 All watched over by the art director and his human.

Thanks for entering! 

To buy a copy of 'Sleeping bear' visit my  ETSY store.


 You can win .... 

a copy of 

'Sleeping Bear - Journey of the Cubs' 

written by best selling and award winning author Anne Margaret Lewis 
- illustrated by (me!) Hazel Mitchell
A sweet chapter book retelling the legend of the Sleeping Bear Dunes of Lake Michigan, 
great for K-2 and for Christmas stockings!

PLUS! (Yes, there is more!)

The ORIGINAL pencil drawing for the illustration from the page you see above from Chapter one, 
signed and dated by me.

Entering is easy ... 
follow the blog and leave a comment to say you have done so.
If you can't get the comment to stick, send me an email at 
and I will make sure you are in the draw.
Draw will be made Friday Dec 7th 2012.

Thanks for entering and good luck!


PS - Can't wait ... find it at my 
ETSY store

Winners of the Blog Giveaway June 10

OK! The draw is made! Just to let you know I cut out everyone's name and put them in a mixing bowl and my hubby did the draw with his eye's closed. There were 250 entries! Wow ... thanks to everyone for taking part. I also decided to give a 3rd and 4th place as so many people entered.

The winners are as follows.
1st place - Rena J Traxel (bundle of goodies including doll)
2nd place - Andrea Bowling Perdue (bundle of goodies)
3rd Place - JeRu McRae (book and stickers)
4th Place - Juliana World (book and stickers

That was lots of fun .. I will be contacting the winners for mailing address.

Hope you will play again next time!

Also the book is available to purchase -