Good Reading : September 2010
6 goodreading ı SEPTEMBER 2010 competitions Win a Maisy birthday pack, valued at over $150.00! This year marks the 20th birthday of the ‘Maisy’ series by Lucy Cousins and to celebrate, Walker has put together a prize any child would love to win. The pack includes Maisy’s Birthday Box (featuring a board book and toy), three Maisy DVDs, five Maisy books and 20 sets of Maisy ears, stickers, activity booklets and balloons for you to host your own Maisy party! Win one of 20 copies of Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare, valued at $24.95 each. Sixteen-year-old orphan Tessa’s quiet life is thrown into turmoil when her older brother, Nathaniel, vanishes. Tessa’s search for him leads her into London’s dangerous underworld, where warlocks throw masked balls for half-demon Downworlders and supernatural folk stalk the gas-lit streets. Win one of five copies of The Festival Guide by Siena Morrisey, valued at $19.95 each. The Festival Guide is set to become the bible for all festival lovers. This annual reference guide covers all major festivals occurring around Australia as well as a few of the more unusual ones. Win one of 10 copies of Campaign Ruby by Jessica Rudd, valued at $32.95 each. After being sacked in London, Ruby plans a quiet Australian holiday. But a party results in an unexpected job offer: adviser to the Leader of the Opposition. Ruby soon finds herself in the biggest election drama in recent history. Campaign Ruby is a delightful combination of fashion, faux pas, falling for the wrong man and federal politics. TERMS AND CONDITIONS 1. Information on how to enter and prizes form part of these conditions. 2. The promoter is Good Reading Magazine Pty Ltd. 3. Entry is open to all residents of Australia. 4. Entries must be made between 1/09/10 and 30/09/10 and be sent to Good Reading Magazine, GPO Box 3835, Sydney NSW 2001 or entries can be made at www.goodreadingmagazine.com 5. The draws will take place on 1/10/2010. 6. Prizes cannot be transferred or redeemed for cash. 7. The promoter accepts no responsibility for late, lost or misdirected mail. 8. Any change in the value of the prizes between the publishing date and the date the prizes are claimed is not the responsibility of the promoter. 9 Winning entries will be those that are judged to have the correct or best answers. 10. The winners' names will be on the Good Reading website during October 2010. Win a 10-pack of The Red Queen by Philippa Gregory, valued at $360.00, for one lucky book club. The second book in Philippa’s stunning new trilogy brings to life the story of Margaret Beaufort, a mysterious character in The White Queen but who now takes centre stage in the bitter struggle of The War of the Roses. Each copy of this special edition of The Red Queen comes with a tasselled bookmark and reading notes to help your discussion! Win one of 10 copies of The Help by Kathryn Stockett, valued at $24.95 each. Aibileen, Minny and Skeeter are three ordinary women who are about to embark on a difficult journey that will forever change them. Set in Mississippi, The Help tells the story of black maids finally finding a voice in a time of segregation and deep prejudices. Win one of 10 copies of Wildflower Hill by Kimberley Freeman, valued at $32.99 each. In 1920s Glasgow, Beattie falls pregnant to her married lover, Henry, just before her 19th birthday. Abandoned by her family, Beattie sets sail with Henry for a new life in Australia. But life is not about to follow the plan that Beattie had hoped for and fate will play her a cruel hand ... Win one of 20 special proof copies of Blossoms and Shadows by Lian Hearn, valued at $34.99 each. In the midst of the Japanese revolution, Tsuru is a young woman who breaks every stereotype of the Japanese lady. Ready to embrace the new world and defy conventions, Tsuru follows her career as a doctor working alongside her husband on the battlefields. This month we have an overwhelming number of goodies up for grabs! To enter, tell us which prize you’d like and, in 20 words or less, why you would like to win it. Write your answer, name and contact details on the back of an envelope and send to ‘September Competitions’ GPO Box 3835 Sydney NSW 2001 or enter online at www.goodreadingmagazine.com.au. WIN!