Exciting news! Pegasus Books, publisher of The Dog Merchants, has organized a fantastic giveaway for readers. If you pre-order The Dog Merchants before April 30, 2016, you can win a Barnes and Noble gift card. Two gift cards will be awarded, one for $100 and one for $50.
The official announcement is below. You can pre-order The Dog Merchants through Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Indiebound, Books-A-Million, Politics and Prose or the local bookstore of your choice. (If you want your copy autographed, then please order through the Clinton Book Shop in New Jersey.)
Just send a copy of your receipt to firstname.lastname@example.org, and you’re entered to win.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
Open to residents of the fifty United States and the District of Columbia, age 18 or older.
How to Enter: (1) To enter the THE DOG MERCHANTS Giveaway Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”), review these Official Rules, pre-order a copy of the book from the retailer of your choice, and submit proof of receipt to email@example.com. Entry for Sweepstakes begins Thursday, February 18, 2016. (2) Entries are void if they are in whole or in part illegible or incomplete. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for late, incomplete or illegible entries. (3) Sponsor and its affiliated companies are not responsible for technical, hardware or software malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by the sender, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Sweepstakes which may limit the ability to play or participate, or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the entries in this Sweepstakes. If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of being conducted as described in these rules, Sponsor shall have the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. In the event of a dispute over the identity of an online entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized holder of the email account associated with the entry.
Winners: (1) From all eligible entries received, TWO (2) winners will be chosen in a random drawing held on or about May 2, 2016 by Sponsor, whose decisions concerning all matters related to this Sweepstakes are final and binding. (2) The odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received.
Eligibility: Sweepstakes is open to residents of the fifty United States and the District of Columbia, age 18 or older. Employees of Sponsor and its affiliates or other parties in any way involved in the development, production, or distribution of this Sweepstakes, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. Void where prohibited by law. All state and local restrictions apply.
General: (1) No substitutions, transfers or assignments of prizes allowed. (2) All expenses, including taxes (if any), related to receipt and use of prizes are the sole responsibility of the winners. (3) By competing in this Sweepstakes and/or accepting a prize, entrants release Sponsor, its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies, or the agencies of any of them and the authors and/or editors of any books promoted hereby from any and all liability for any loss, harm, injuries, damages, cost or expense arising out of or relating to participation in this Sweepstakes or the acceptance, use or misuse of the prize. (4) Any dispute arising from this Sweepstakes will be determined according to the laws of the State of New York, without reference to its conflict of law principles, and the entrants consent to the personal jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located in New York County and agree that such courts have exclusive jurisdiction over all such disputes. (5) By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants hereby agree to Sponsor’s collection of their personal information. Personally identifiable information will be used only for communication from Pegasus Books and will not be shared with third parties.
Winners List: To receive a copy of the winners list, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by June 1, 2016 to Pegasus Books, 80 Broad Street, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10014, Attention: THE DOG MERCHANTS Giveaway Sweepstakes.