Friday, July 30, 2010

Happy 75th Anniversary Penguin & Giveaway


Today is the official 75th anniversary of the launch of Penguin Books. Wow! Congratulations Penguin!!

To help celebrate, Penguin Books asked me to select a book from a list of 75 titles. I was so thrilled to see that one of the choices was The Shadow of the Wind, by Carlos Ruiz Zafón. (see contest details below)




As I have said before, this is one of my favorite books and I am so happy that I can offer it as a giveaway. Please take a look at their dedicated website for more details about their summer celebrations. I want to thank Penguin for this giveaway opportunity and again Happy 75th Anniversary!









Contest Details:

Contest ends on August 21, 2010.

Contestants must be from the US and provide an email address for notification.

Comment why you would like to win this book. (one chance)

Tweet about the contest. (one chance)

Become a follower of Bookworms Dinner. (one chance) Mention this contest on your blog. (two chances)



© [Wisteria Leigh] and [Bookworm's Dinner], [2010].

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14 Comments:

Blogger debbie said...

I would like to read it, because I have heard good things about it.
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7/30/10, 12:26 PM  
Blogger debbie said...

I am a gfc follower.
debbie
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7/30/10, 12:26 PM  
Anonymous Meaghan said...

When I was asked to do a giveaway on my blog, I ALMOST picked this book!! So now I need to win it :-)

7/30/10, 3:00 PM  
Anonymous Nicole said...

From the description and the reviews on GoodReads, it sounds like I'd love this book. It's basically about books, so how could I not??
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7/30/10, 3:23 PM  
Blogger ChristyJan said...

Today is my first visit to your blog.

I'm now a follower via GFC.

I'd love to be entered to win a copy of this book ~ in honor of Penguin's 75th anniversary.

hawkes(at)citlink.net

7/30/10, 11:53 PM  
Blogger Ana S. said...

This is a pretty useful comment, but I just have to say I LOVE the cover of that edition!

7/31/10, 5:06 AM  
Blogger Ladytink_534 said...

I read this when it first came out and I loved it! I'll be reading The Prince of Mist soon so I'd love to be able to re-read this one first.

Ladytink_534(at)yahoo(dot)com

8/5/10, 1:10 AM  
Blogger Ladytink_534 said...

follower

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8/5/10, 1:10 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I just looked this book up on the Internet and am amazed. I would definely like to enter this contest. Spanish history, love affairs, everything!

I am a GFC follower of this blog.

CarolNWong(at)aol(dot)com

8/8/10, 4:35 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I just looked this book up on the Internet and am amazed. I would definely like to enter this contest. Spanish history, love affairs, everything!

I am a GFC follower of this blog.

CarolNWong(at)aol(dot)com

8/8/10, 4:36 PM  
Blogger wisteria said...

To everyone so far. This is one of my favorite, favorite books. I love the writing of Zafon. Good luck to all.

8/8/10, 4:58 PM  
Blogger Ruthie said...

I agree...it sounds wonderful.
Please enter me, thanks.

ruthiekb72@yahoo.com

8/18/10, 8:29 PM  
Blogger Ruthie said...

New email subscriber

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8/18/10, 8:29 PM  
Blogger Elizabeth said...

Shadow of the Wind is one of my all-time favorite books. I don't have a personal copy, and would love to have one.

I loved this book so much, I "had" to go to Beautiful Barcelona to find all the places in the book.

Please consider me for this giveaway. THANKS.

http://silversolara@blogspot.com

8/23/10, 10:56 PM  

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