Thursday, January 21, 2010

Book Giveaway: THE LAST SONG by Nicholas Sparks


Thanks to the generous folks at
Hachette Book Group,
I have been authorized to
 give away three (3) copies of
THE LAST SONG
by Nicolas Sparks.

Rules for entering this giveaway are at the bottom of this post.


by Nicholas Sparks

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Category: Fiction
Format: Trade Paperback
Publish Date: 2/4/2010
Price: $14.99/$17.99
ISBN: 9780446570978
Pages: 432
Size: 5-1/4" x 8"

Description (from the author):
Seventeen year old Veronica "Ronnie" Miller's life was turned upside-down when her parents divorced and her father moved from New York City to Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina. Three years later, she remains angry and alientated from her parents, especially her father...until her mother decides it would be in everyone's best interest if she spent the summer in Wilmington with him. Ronnie's father, a former concert pianist and teacher, is living a quiet life in the beach town, immersed in creating a work of art that will become the centerpiece of a local church.



About the author (from the publisher):
Nicholas Sparks is the author of 15 books. He lives in North Carolina with his wife and children. You can visit the author's web site at http://www.nicholassparks.com/

RULES FOR ENTERING THE GIVEAWAY:

• Leave a comment on this post telling me you would like to win. Include an email address with your comment so that I can contact you if you do win. Use a spam-thwarting format such as geebee.reads AT gmail DOT com or geebee.reads [at] gmail [dot] com

You must leave an email address in order to qualify. If I can't contact you, you can't win!

• You can earn an extra entry by being or becoming a Follower or Subscriber of this blog and telling me about it in a separate comment.

• Blog about this contest and provide me with the link to the post in a separate comment, and I'll give you yet another entry.

• Tweeting about this contest and providing me the link in a separate comment will get you one more entry. I've added a Retweet button at the bottom of every post.

• Stumble this blog, Digg it, or Technorati Fave it, whatever, and leave a separate comment for another entry.

• Winners must provide a U.S. or Canadian street address. Hachette is unable to deliver to P.O. Boxes.

Deadline for entry is 11:59 p.m. EST on Wednesday, February 10, 2010.

• Winners will have 48 hours to respond to my email announcing that they have won; if I don't hear from a winner, I will draw another name.

Thank you to Valerie
at Hachette Book Group
for making this giveaway possible.

GOOD LUCK EVERYONE!
THIS CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED.

117 comments:

Kaye said...

I'd love to win! I'm a follower. Count me in Gwendolyn.

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Denny, Alaska said...

This looks like a good one! Please enter me, and thank you for hosting this giveaway.

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I'm a Follower.
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Nickles said...

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scottsgal said...

Love his books - thanks for the chance
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Lee P said...

I have never read anything by Nicholas Sparks and that is just wrong! I'd love to read The Last Song. Thank you for this nice giveaway and please count me in.

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enyl said...

I would like to win this novel because it appears to contian a message about forgiveness,a character trait that we work hard at developing in our students. I try to include books that cause students to reflect on their character.
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silverneon2000 said...

I would like to read this book as i enjoy Nicholas Sparks books, and books that have been made into movies.


Thank you

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Mash1195 said...

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Linda Kish said...

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Dar said...

Hi Gwendolyn, I've got this posted at Win a Book for you. No need to enter me.

Anonymous said...

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Brenda said...

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Marilu said...

I would love to win a copy of this book! I enjoy reading Nicholas Sparks. This is one (of two) that I have not read yet ( The Lucky One is the only other I have not read yet!)
Please enter me.
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librarypat said...

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Wanda said...

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Susan said...

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Abby said...

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Margaret Pangert said...

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Margaret Pangert said...

I'm a follower and would like to win a copy of The Last Song. Thank you for accepting this entry!

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Belinda M said...

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Ginny said...

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Ginny said...

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Anonymous said...

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misskallie2000 said...

I love Nicholas Sparks's books. They need to come with tissue.. Pls enter me to win. Thanks for the great giveaway..


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Merry said...

Sounds like a touching book, please include me in the drawing. Thanks!
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I'm a follower.
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OutnumberedMama said...

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