BOOK LOVER’S HOLIDAY DREAM SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES

IMPORTANT: Please read these Official Rules before entering the BOOK LOVER’S HOLIDAY DREAM SWEEPSTAKES (the “Sweepstakes”), presented by The Crown Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House LLC (“Sponsor”). By entering the Sweepstakes, you agree to the terms of these Official Rules. These Official Rules shall govern in the event of any inconsistency with other Sweepstakes-related materials.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.

ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, and Canada (excluding Quebec) who are 18 years of age or older at time of entry. All federal, state, and local regulations apply. LIMIT ONE ENTRY PER PERSON. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED. Employees of Sponsor its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, and agencies, and their immediate family members and persons living in their household are not eligible to enter the Sweepstakes.

ENTRY PERIOD: The Sweepstakes begins at 9:00 AM (EST) on December 3, 2015, and ends at 11:59 PM (EST) on December 14, 2015.

HOW TO ENTER: Online entry only. Enter by completing and submitting the entry form as instructed at http://www.readitforward.com/enter-win-book-lovers-holiday-dream-prize/.

Entrants may receive up to five (5) additional entries to the sweepstakes by referring friends to the Sweepstakes by sharing the link as instructed after entering the Sweepstakes. Entrants will receive one (1) bonus entry for each referred friend who also enters the Sweepstakes, up to five (5) bonus entries.

In the event of a dispute, entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the email address used for entry. Automated entries are prohibited, and any use of automated devices will result in disqualification. Sponsor is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry of information by entrants; lost or late entries or transmissions; interrupted or unavailable network, server, or other connections; scrambled transmissions or other errors or problems of any kind whether mechanical, human, or electronic, technical malfunctions of any computer hardware, software, or any combinations thereof; or problems associated with any virus or any other damage caused to entrants’ systems. Incomplete or illegible entries will be voided. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. 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.

PRIVACY POLICY: All information submitted in connection with entry to this Sweepstakes shall be governed by Sponsor’s privacy policy (at http://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/privacy/). By entering this Sweepstakes, you acknowledge that you have read and agree to this privacy policy.

PRIZE:

Five (5) Grand Prize Winner(s) will each receive the following prize package:
• One copy of each of the following titles:
o A Little Life by Hanya Yanaghara
o Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff
o The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
o The Martian by Andy Weir
o Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling
o The Tsar of Love and Techno by Anthony Marra
o Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
o Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro
o Dead Wake by Erik Larson
o The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George
• A selection of bookish gifts worth $150.00.

Grand Prize Approximate Retail Value: $400.00.

No transfer or cash or other substitution of all or part of a prize is permitted, except by Sponsor, which reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute the prize or prize component with another of comparable or greater value. Any and all taxes on the prize will be the responsibility of the winners. Sponsor shall not be responsible for any delays, damage in the delivery of the prize, and/or loss of any prize in connection with delivery of the prize via mail. In the event that there is an insufficient number of eligible entries, Sponsor reserves the right not to award the prizes.

WINNER SELECTION: Five (5) Grand Prize Winner(s) will be selected in a random drawing on or about December 15, 2015 from all eligible entries received by the entry deadline. The odds of winning depend on how many eligible entries have been received. Winners will be notified via email and must respond to email notification within ten (10) days of receipt. Winners may also be required to complete, execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release. Noncompliance with these conditions may result in forfeiture of the Prize, and Sponsor reserves the right to select alternate winners (in random drawing from other eligible entries received before the deadline) in such circumstance. If winner notification of the Prize is returned as undeliverable, Sponsor may, at its discretion, select an alternate winner. Potential Grand Prize Winners and Runners Up from Canada will be required to answer a time-limited arithmetic skill-testing question in order to qualify as a Grand Prize Winner or Runner Up.

DISCLAIMERS: By competing in this Sweepstakes and/or accepting the prize, entrants agree that Sponsor, and its respective parent companies, assigns, subsidiaries and affiliates, and advertising, promotion and fulfillment agencies and all of their respective employees, officers and directors will have no liability whatsoever, and will be held harmless by entrants for any liability for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind to person and property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the acceptance, possession, misuse, or use of the prizes, or participation in this Sweepstakes. By accepting a prize, each Winner consents to the use of his/her name for publicity and promotional purposes on behalf of Sponsor with no additional compensation or further permission (except where prohibited by law).

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 by entering 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.

WINNERS LIST: For a list of the Winners, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope by June 15, 2015 to Read It Forward, Attn: BOOK LOVER’S HOLIDAY DREAM SWEEPSTAKES, 1745 Broadway, New York, NY 10019.

SPONSOR: The Crown Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, 1745 Broadway, New York, NY 10019.

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