And as a celebration of this big milestone AND as a very sincere thank you to ALL OF YOU, here is the giveaway I am offering up to my followers!
Let me explain how it's going to work and then I'll describe the prizes after that.
Remember a little while ago how I got a "Super Secret YA novel" sent to me? Okay, well, just to make this a little more fun, once a week I am going to be posting clues as to the identity of this Super Secret Novel and if you guess the identity of the book you will recieve an additional 10 entries!!!!! When you have guessed correctly I will email you to let you know, and you will be credited all of your entries. The actual identity of the book will not be revealed until the contest end date.
You can also earn extra entries for:
- Posting the contest in your sidebar (you can use my button if you like!) 5 entries
- Tweeting about it! 1 extra entry
- Putting the contest in the actual BODY of a post! 5 entries
There will be a second and third place drawing as well, and those folks will each win a choice of one book from my stack of ARC's and novels.
Here are the books that are up for grabs:
• Hush Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick (SIGNED ARC)
• Saving a Fish from Drowning by Amy Tan
• Slumdog Millionaire by Vikas Swarup
• The Sign for Drowning by Rachel Stolzman
• Falling Apart in One Piece by Stacy Morrison (ARC)
• The 13th Hour by Richard Dotsch (ARC)
• Three Day Road by Joseph Boyden
• Eternal on the Water by Joseph Monninger
• The White Queen by Phillipa Gregory
• A Brief History of the Future by Jacques Attali
• The Fourth Part of the World by Toby Lester (ARC)
• River Thieves by Michael Crummey
• Dewey The Small-Town Library Cat who Touched the world by Vicki Myron
• The Glass Castle by jeannette Walls (hardcover)
As the contest evolves I will add more books for the winners to choose from!
Here's how to enter:
• Fill out the form to enter
• watch for the clue each week
• take a guess to earn an additional 5 points! (I will supply another form for your guesses to keep them confidential!)
• anyone who correctly guesses the title of the Super Secret YA novel will earn a whopping 10 entries! Once you have correctly identified the name of the book I will email you to let you know and all of your extra entries will be added. The name of the book will not be made PUBLIC until the release date which is also the end of the contest on MAY 4th!
• This contest is international!
• You MUST be a follower to enter with google reader or feed burner.
• Contest ends at midnight MST, May 4th 2010.
HERE IS YOUR FIRST CLUE:
The Super Secret YA novel main character is a male.
To enter this week's guess click here.