Giveaway: The Graveyard Book

DSCN3022 I’m happy to announce my very first giveaway! Interested parties can follow the link below to enter to win a copy of Neil Gaiman’s The Graveyard Book, with cover art by a professional illustrator who has captured the essence of the story me.

Why would I vandalize a perfectly nice copy of a book I love? Because Mom had two copies and I stole one to reread and the pages totally came unglued from the binding and since I was already re-gluing the whole stupid cover, I thought I could make A Project out of it and try a giveaway. Also, sorry Mom for stealing your book, kind of breaking it, and then giving it away to random people on the internet.

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If you’re not familiar with Gaiman, The Graveyard Book, or precisely how much I love it, you can read my review here. If, on the other hand, you’re sure you love the book but not sure you need to own a copy with sloppy fan art– well, you can always have a back up copy to lend out to untrustworthy friends.

Follow this link to the Rafflecopter Giveaway widget, where you can either tweet about the giveaway or comment on this post. A random winner will be selected on Wednesday, 5/14, at 5:00 PM.

UPDATE: As of 5/14/14, Matt from Books, Brains, and Beer has just won the Official Grand Golden Much-Sought-After Million-Dollar Prize. Thanks for entering, everybody.

 

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15 comments

  1. The cover looks great Alix! I didn’t realize that you were a talented artist as well as writer. I’ve only read some short stories by Neil Gaiman, and I would love to read a novel written by him. I’ve heard nothing but praise for him.

  2. I feel the need to draw a cover for a book now, but I don’t have any that are handily falling apart. And I ain’t ripping up my precious books. Hmm.

    1. It’s a problem. I’ve also justified it in the past when the original covers were just outrageously misrepresentative/embarrassing to be seen in public with….but now I’m really hoping other folks do this.

  3. Wow, this is really pretty! o.o I like it much better than the cover I have. After reading your review, I think this is definitely a book I need to reread.

  4. I;m excited about the book but the cover is just a great idea. I think I’m going to like your blog alot.

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