Monday, May 18, 2009

Contest Monday: The Waters and the Wild

It's Monday, and you all know what that means. It's time for Contest Monday! Up for grabs today is an ARC of Francesca Lia Block's new book The Waters & the Wild.

About the Book (From Back Cover): "When Bee woke up, there was a girl standing in her room. 'You are me,' the girl said. Then she was gone.

Thus begins thirteen-year-old Bee's discovery that her life is not what she thought it was. In this compellingly eerie new teen novel from critically acclaimed writer Francesca Lia Block, Bee's never felt like she really belongs in this world. When she encounters her dark and ethereal double, she realizes she may be right..."

How to Enter: To enter the contest, simply leave a comment on this post. Or, if you can't leave a comment, send an email to shadyglade (AT) mail (DOT) com with the subject line "Waters Wild Contest" and include your name, your email address, and the correct subject line.

How to earn Extra Entries:

  1. Post about the contest on your blog or website. Post a link in the comments, or email the link to me.

  2. Become a follower of this Blog (post a comment to let me know).

  3. Come up with and post your own Contest Monday (post a comment with the link).

Rules: The contest is open until Monday, May 25th, 2009. *EDIT* This contest is open internationally, even if you've won a contest in the past. The winner will be chosen by a random number generator. One free entry per person allowed. See above for instructions to earn extra contest entries. Questions? Post a comment or email and ask.

And while we're on the subject of contests...

Make sure you vote for the semi-finals of the Contest Monday Banner. Voting ends Wednesday and the finals start Thursday. Also, I recently posted some changes to my prize policy. If you haven't read them, you can view them here.

Good luck to everyone! I'll announce the contest winner of this book on Tuesday, May 26th. Look for an announcement on Friday for past week's winner.

The Waters & the Wild will be released on June 2nd, but you can pre-order your copy from right now:


Anonymous said...

Enter me please :-)

I'm a follower

I posted the contest in the sidebar of my blog

Books said...

Wow! This sounds good!

Indigo said...

The dark aspect of the main characters personality sounds intriguing. Please enter me for the drawing. Thanks! Indigo

I'm also a follower.

Books said...

I'm also a follower and I'm going to post this contest on my blog's sidebar.

WhatBriReads said...

I've liked her other books so I'm interested in this one! I'm already a follower, and I've posted this contest in the sidebar at my blog.


Llehn said...

I would love to be entered! Thank you so much!


Holly said...

I love the cover artwork!

Summer said...

She's an awesome writer!

+1 follower

donnas said...

Sounds interesting.

I am a follower.

bacchus76 at myself dot com

Gaby317 said...

Please count me in! I'm a follower

gaby317nyc AT gmail DOT com

Gaby317 said...

I've posted a link to your contest on my blog's sidebar

gaby317nyc AT gmail DOT com

Katie said...

Enter me! I'm already a follower.

Anonymous said...

New Francesca Lia Black! Oh yeah! I'm already a google reader subscriber.

twonickelsoradime (at) gmail

Yan said...

I heard this book was lovely! I'm already a follower :)

KR said...

What a creepy line. I'm already wondering about this book. I'd love it!!!


KR said...

I follow.


Anonymous said...

Im In enter me
am following
and your on my sidebar

DeNiSe said...

Enter me pritty please :0

_Im already a follower

Diana Dang said...

Please enter me!

I'm already a follower and have posted this contest on the sidebar of my blog:

deltay said...

This looks great - I'd love to be entered :)

Already a follower.
Sidebar linked on my blog.

lucidconspiracy at gmail dot com

buddyt said...

Please enter me in the giveaway.
Thank you.


Lena Grey said...

Please enter me! :D

I posted about your contest here.


L said...

Enter me!

I Follow.

Laina said...

I'm already a follower and I blogged here:

Sorry, I'm too tired to be original.

Liyana said...

Yayy, count me in please!
I'm already a follower.

Silvia said...
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Unknown said...

what a beatiful cover! and it sounds like a great sotry too. please enter me

Ashley said...

Please enter me, thank you.

I love the cover!

Ashley said...

+ I posted this on my sidebar at

Ashley said...

+ I already follow.

Anonymous said...

This book looks interesting. I would love to win a copy.

L said...

Enter me please!

I'm a follower.


Anonymous said...

Count me in. :) I follow you, posted this contest on my sidebar (, and my e-mail address is :)

Paradox said...

Enter me please!

I'm already a follower.

paradoxrevealed (at) aim (dot) com

Linna said...

The cover is stylish and the story sounds interesting. Count me in, please.

linna.hsu (at) gmail (dot) com