Good Reading : May 2018
Win one of five copies of Bab Sharkey and the Animal Mummies valued at $14.99 each. The Unpharaoh’s servant, Cainus the Jackal, steals a magical Beard from Bab and the Animal Mummies. Cainus uses the Beard to mix a magic frappe that resurrects the Unpharaoh, who returns from the Afterworld and seizes control of Mumphis. Bab and his friends must use their unique skills to defeat Cainus and banish the Unpharaoh back to the Afterworld. To enter, tell us the name of the Jackal. GOODREADINGMAGAZINE.COM.AU GOOD READING MAY 2018 28 Competitions TERMS & CONDITIONS 1. Entry is open to all residents of Australia and New Zealand from 1 to 31 May 2018. 2. Employees and the immediate families of the promoter and agencies associated with this promotion are ineligible. 3 . The judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. 4 . The first correct entries drawn from the competition on 1 June 2018 will win a copy of the book. 5. The promoter accepts no responsibility for late, lost or misdirected mail. 6. The winners of the prizes will be notified by email in June 2018. Win one of five copies of Shout in the Ruins by Kevin Powers, valued at $29.99 each. Following his celebrated debut novel, The Yellow Birds, Kevin Powers returns to the battlefield and its aftermath, this time in his native Virginia, just before and during the Civil War and 90 years later. The novel pinpoints the nature of random violence, the necessity of love and compassion, and the fragility and preciousness of life. To enter tell us in what US state the novel is set. Win one of five copies of The Mercy Seat by Elizabeth Windrop valued at $29.99 each. As the sun begins to set over Louisiana one October day in 1943, a young black man faces the final hours of his life: at midnight, 18-year-old Willie Jones will be executed by electric chair for raping a white girl - a crime some believe he did not commit. This story of injustice and racism in 1940s Louisiana is as powerful and profound as it is timely. To enter tell us in what decade the book is set. Win one of five copies of the YA novel, Whisper by Lynette Noni, valued at $19.99 each. For two years, subject 684, ‘Jane Doe’, has been locked away and experimented on. Life at Lengard follows a strict routine that has never changed. Until now. When Jane is assigned a new and unexpectedly kind evaluator, she discovers that her own secret is at the heart of a sinister plot; one wrong move could change the world. To enter tell us the name of the institution Jane is in. Write your answer on the back of an envelope, together with your name, contact details and the title of the book you would like to win and mail to Competitions, Good Reading, 1/7 Rosebery Place, Balmain NSW 2041, or enter on our website.