“Me and You” Children’s Book Review & Giveaway

By Shannon Gosney
In Book Review
October 29, 2009
255 Comments
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Me and You Book

I had the opportunity to review the children’s book called Me and You, written by Genevieve Cote.  It was an adorable story about a pig and a rabbit who are friends.  They wonder what it would be like if one had the other’s features, such as the pig with long ears or the rabbit with a curly tail.  They come to find out that they love one another just as they are and would rather they not change to be like the other.  The illustrations in the book were cute in addition to being a great story.

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I received a copy of the book “Me and You” to review for this post!  All opinions expressed in this post are my own.

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Shannon Gurnee is the author of RedheadMom formerly "The Mommy-Files", a national blog with a loyal following. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Marriage, Family, and Human Development with a Minor in Business Management. Shannon and her husband, Frank, have a large family with 6 awesome kids and love living on the Central Coast near San Luis Obispo, California, as well as traveling around the world. A full-time Social Media and Professional Blogger, Shannon also serves as a National Brand Ambassador for many well-known companies. Her blog focuses on motherhood, family fun activities, traveling, fashion, beauty, technology, wedding ideas and recipes while providing professional opinions on products, performances, restaurants, and a variety of businesses.

255 Responses to ““Me and You” Children’s Book Review & Giveaway”

  1. Linda Kish says:

    I would like to win because I think all kids should have books available to them. I would give this to my daughter in law’s niece.

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  3. i want to win so i can fill my boys book shelf with wonderful books! thanks for the giveaway:)

  4. Wendy says:

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  6. Dana says:

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  12. jakell meckley says:

    my kids love to read and it would be a great add to their collection and teach them how we are all special just as we are!

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  18. Heather McD says:

    I’d love this for my son because he loves books with animals in it

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  23. Jessica says:

    My son would love this even though he think the rabbit that lives in our yard is a dog. Maybe this would help him understand that they are infact different.

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  25. Noreen says:

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  31. Melissa Hislop says:

    What a cute idea for a book. I’d love to add this book to my daughter’s library and share it with her.

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  43. Amanda Starr says:

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  47. Sandy M says:

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  51. Ellen C. says:

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  54. I’d like to win the book Me And You for my grandchildren

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  61. Christine W says:

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  67. gosfam says:

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  77. jennifer says:

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  85. Karen R says:

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  88. Sylvia says:

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  95. Mommy Daisy says:

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  97. franticmommy says:

    I love the theme of this story! Kids needs to always be reminded we are different from on another and that makes us special. Great bedtime story for my family!

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  99. susan varney says:

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  100. Patti Hess says:

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  104. Elizabeth Y. says:

    Why do I want to win? Cuz my boys love when I read to them. We have a standing Wednesday “date” at the library. Another new book is always welcome.

  105. Vickie Couturier says:

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  113. Hanna D. says:

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  118. I’d love to win this book for my daughter’s Samantha and Gracie. They have a disease called Neurofibromatosis and I think it’d be a good Esteem builder. Thanks for the giveaway!
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  123. Amanda says:

    Seems like it has a great story line. 🙂

  124. Rosey says:

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  128. angie says:

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  138. corrie says:

    for my great neice.

  139. Linda says:

    I would love to give this book to my grandson, he loves to be read to!

  140. Priscilla says:

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  143. vicky says:

    My children have always been taught that it is ok to be different. Having one child that has bright red hair and pale skin and the other that is very dark with dark brown hair they have asked me why they dont look alike. I just tell them that god made them different so I could tell them apart.

  144. erica g says:

    I think it is a great message for kids to love themselves just the way they are.

  145. Story time is a big deal around here and we are always looking for great new books to read!

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  146. I’d love to win this for my daughter – it looks cute – and she loves ‘reading!’
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  149. And we’ve posted about this at Winning Readings: http://winningreadings.blogspot.com/2009/11/me-and-you.html

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  154. Annette E says:

    I want this book because it looks so cute.

  155. Erma says:

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  156. Molly K says:

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  160. shawna says:

    Looks like a book my daughter would enjoy!

  161. Ed Nemmers says:

    For my niece Hannah!

  162. kristy says:

    I would like to win because I think the book has an important message for children. The message being that everyone is different but we can still care and be friends with them regardless of what others think

  163. ReggieMann says:

    I would like to win this book for my niece

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  165. Christina S says:

    I think it is a great Moral story that schools should read to kids.

  166. Angela Winesburg says:

    I would love to win this for my daughter, thanks!

  167. Chan says:

    I want to win for my son, he loves being read to at bedtime, I am lucky to get away with reading only 3 books! Thanks for the giveaway, you can never have enough books!

  168. Michelle B says:

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  169. I’d like to win this giveaway to give the book to my daughter

  170. Heather says:

    I would love to win this for my nephew.

  171. nan lara says:

    it sounds like a great story for my son to better understand loving someone for who they are

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  173. susan smoaks says:

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  177. Deb K says:

    I would love to win this giveaway~as it looks like a great book to share with my grandchildren 🙂

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  180. Brittany says:

    It sounds like such a cute book. I love how their shadows look different in the picture

  181. Brittany says:

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  190. Gianna says:

    Because I think my kids would like it 🙂

  191. Jennifer Jozwiak says:

    I’d like this book because I love to read to my little one.

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