Welcome to DAY ARIES of 13 Days of THE 13TH SIGN Preorder Contest! ARIES is traditionally considered to be the first sign of the zodiac. ARIES characteristics include: strong, determined, confident, stubborn, impatient, and enthusiastic. (Want to learn more about your 12-sign horoscope, your 13-sign horoscope, and which horoscope sign you ACT like? Take THE 13TH SIGN quiz )
The Book Vortex is happy to host Day One of this contest! Let’s kick this thing off!
So. What is this contest all about?
If you preorder a copy of THE 13TH SIGN by Kristin O’Donnell Tubb, you will be entered into a contest! Where you can WIN THINGS! And there are new prizes every day!
What can I win TODAY?
If you preorder THE 13TH SIGN today, FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 23, you could win:
-zodiac charm – sign of your choice
-pink hair extension
-signed 13th Sign swag
-$50 Parnassus book store gift certificate (can be used by anyone in U.S.)
-signed THE DARK UNWINDING by Sharon Cameron swag
-signed TIMEPIECE by Myra McEntire poster
-signed paperback of AUTUMN WINIFRED OLIVER DOES THINGS DIFFERENT by Kristin O’Donnell Tubb
-a 13th SIGN tshirt
How do I enter?
Preorder THE 13TH SIGN! You can preorder it through Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Indiebound, or through your local independent bookstore. Then email your receipt TO KRISTIN at firstname.lastname@example.org. You will be entered into that day’s drawing, the grand prize drawing, and your purchase will be *matched* by a $1.00 donation to RIF!
Are there other ways to enter the contest?
Yep! You can be entered into the daily prize drawings by doing one or more of the following:
-Each preorder of THE 13TH SIGN
= 10 entries into grand prize drawing and 10 entries into that day’s drawing
- Each person who blogs about the contest = 10 entries into that day’s drawing
-Each person who changes Twitter or Facebook avatar to cover = 5 entries into that day’s drawing (for each day it is present)
-Each Tweet or Facebook status mention of the book and contest = 2 entries for that day’s drawing (must include hashtag #the13thsign)
-Each RT of book and/or contest = 1 entry for that day’s drawing
BUT. You have to preorder THE 13TH SIGN to enter to win the grand prize and to have your purchase matched with a RIF donation.
ALSO. To make sure you get the correct amount of entries, please let Kristin know if you’ve done any of the above! You can email her at email@example.com with everything you’ve done to enter.
What is the grand prize?
A Nexus 7 ereader! BOOM. The grand prize will be given away on Kristin’s blog (http://kristintubb.blogspot.com/) on Friday, December 7th.
How long does the preorder contest last?
13 days total! You can visit these other blogs for each day’s prizes:
DAY ARIES: The Book Vortex
DAY TAURUS: The Housework Can Wait
DAY GEMINI: Magnet 4 Books
DAY CANCER: Abby the Librarian
DAY LEO: Mother Daughter Book Club
DAY VIRGO: S. R. Johannes/Market My Words
DAY LIBRA: Elizabeth O. Dulemba
DAY SCORPIO: Citrus Reads
DAY OPHIUCHUS: Young Adult Book Central
DAY SAGITTARIUS: Bloggers[heart]Books
DAY CAPRICORN: – Middle Grade Mafioso
DAY AQUARIUS: Smack Dab in the Middle
DAY PISCES: From the Mixed-Up Files of Middle Grade Authors
Good luck! And don’t forget to take THE 13TH SIGN quiz!