Official Rules for Read It Forward Riddles

HOW TO ENTER Limit one entry per IP address. No purchase necessary. Enter by answering each day’s riddle correctly between 9:00 A.M. (Eastern Time) December 15, 2015, and 11:59 P.M. (Eastern Time) on December 17, 2015. Sponsor is not responsible for computer malfunctions, including but not limited to any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission or communications line failure; or theft, destruction or unauthorized access to entrant’s computer. Forms that contain errors, are incomplete, corrupted or illegible will not be accepted. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify entries from anyone tampering with the entry process.

ELIGIBILITY: This sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the United States (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada (excluding Quebec) who are the age of 18 or older at time of entry. All federal, state, and local regulations apply. Void where prohibited. Employees of Sponsor, Penguin Random House LLC and any subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, and agencies, and their immediate family members and persons living in their household are not eligible to enter this sweepstakes or to be a winner of the sweepstakes.

WINNER SELECTION: Three (3) winners, One (1) for Day 1, One (1) for Day 2, and One (1) for Day 3, will be chosen at random by December 19, 2015, one for each day from all eligible entries received by the entry deadline. Odds of winning depends on the number of eligible entries received. Sponsor will notify Winners by emailing. Winners will be required to provide his/her valid shipping address for mailing of the prize.

PRIZE:

Riddle Day 1 winner will receive prize pack of 5 the following five books (Total Retail value: $115)

  • Time Garden by Daria Song
  • Why Not Me by Mindy Kaling
  • Dead Wake by Erik Larson
  • The Martian by Andy Weir
  • The Grownup by Gillian Flynn

Riddle Day 2 winner will receive prize pack of 10 books (Total Retail value: $200)

  • Time Garden by Daria Song
  • Why Not Me by Mindy Kaling
  • Dead Wake by Erik Larson
  • The Martian by Andy Weir
  • Make It Ahead by Ina Garten
  • The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo
  • The Grownup by Gillian Flynn
  • Happy Cooking by Giada de Laurentiis
  • The Witch of Lime Street by David Jaher
  • Armada by Ernest Cline

Riddle Day 3 winner will receive 25 books (Total Retail Value: $450)

  • Time Garden by Daria Song
  • Why Not Me by Mindy Kaling
  • Dead Wake by Erik Larson
  • The Martian by Andy Weir
  • Make It Ahead by Ina Garten
  • The Grownup by Gillian Flynn
  • Happy Cooking by Giada de Laurentiis
  • The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo
  • The Witch of Lime Street by David Jaher
  • Armada by Ernest Cline
  • The Mask by Taylor Stevens
  • Little Miss Basic by Dan Zevin
  • Cute Emergency by Tony Heally
  • The Gap of Time by Jeanette Winterson
  • The Tsar of Love and Techno by Anthony Marra
  • The Marauders by Tom Cooper
  • Without You, There is No Us by Suki Kim
  • Dataclysm by Christian Rudder
  • It Was Me All Along by Andie Mitchell
  • Homemade Kitchen by Alana Chernilla
  • Brunch at Bobby’s by Bobby Flay
  • Avenue of Spies by Alex Kershaw
  • The Rising by Ryan Augostino
  • Superforecasting by Dan Gardner and Philip E Tetlock
  • Black Earth by Timothy Snyder

WINNER LIST: For the name of the Winners, available after December 19, 2015, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to Read It Forward Sweepstakes, attn: Kevin Jan, Crown Publishing, 1745 Broadway, New York, NY 10019 by March 30, 2015.

GENERAL CONDITIONS: By participating in this sweepstakes, entrants agree to abide by these official rules. Entrants agree to subscribe to the Read It Forward mailing list and will receive weekly emails with information on members-only Read It First book giveaways. Sponsor is not responsible for injury or damage to any computer, other equipment, or person relating to or resulting from participation in the sweepstakes. Entrants release Sponsor, its agencies, and assigns from any liability, damage and/or loss resulting from participating in this sweepstakes and/or the acceptance, use or misuse of the prize. Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission for Sponsor to publish, post online, or otherwise refer to the name of the winner in any and all forms and media throughout the world, and for any and all publicity or promotional purposes, without obligation or compensation, except where prohibited by law.

SPONSOR: Penguin Random House, LLC, 1745 Broadway, New York, NY 10019