Official Rules for Books 4 Boys Monthly Advanced Copy Giveaway


Open to the Continental United States and the District of Columbia, ages 13 and older.

How to Enter:
1. To enter the Books 4 Boys Monthly Advanced Copy Giveaway (the "Giveaway"), read these Official Rules and send an email to Include your first and last name, mailing address, and age. Giveaway begins February 15, 2012. Entries must be received no later than June 15, 2013, 11:59:59 PM Eastern Time (ET). Limit one entry per person. The sole determinant of time for the purposes of receipt of a valid entry will be the computer servers of Penguin Young Readers Group, a division of Penguin Group (USA) Inc. (Sponsor). Proof of transmission (screenshots or captures, etc.) does not constitute proof of receipt.

2. Entries are void if they are in whole or in part illegible or incomplete. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for late, lost, incomplete, inaccurate, illegible or misdirected entries. .

3. Sponsor and its parent, subsidiaries or affiliated companies are not responsible for technical, hardware, or software malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by the sender, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Giveaway which may limit the ability to play or participate, or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the entries in this Giveaway. If for any reason the Giveaway is not capable of being conducted as described in these rules, Sponsor shall have the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Giveaway. In the event of a dispute over the identity of an online entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized holder of the email account.

1. The first fifty (50) eligible entrants whose entry forms are complete and are submitted to and received by Sponsor by June 15, 2013, 11:59:59 PM ET will win a prize. Winners will be determined by Sponsor, whose decisions concerning all matters related to this Giveaway are final and binding.

2. Winners will receive a prize via postal mail. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received within the relevant time period.

1. Fifty (50) winners will receive an advance reading copy of PK Pinkerton and the Petrified Man by Caroline Lawrence. (Approximate Retail Value (ARV) = $5.00).

2. In the event that there is an insufficient number of entries, Sponsor reserves the right not to award any or all of the prizes. In the event of a tie or ties, the winner will be determined by a random drawing.

This Giveaway is open to residents of the Continental United States and the District of Columbia, age 13 or older. Employees of Sponsor and its parent company, subsidiaries, affiliates or other parties in anyway involved in the development, production, or distribution of this Giveaway, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible to participate in the Giveaway. Void where prohibited by law. All state and local restrictions apply.

1. No substitutions, transfers or assignments of prizes allowed. In the event of unavailability, Sponsor may substitute a prize of equal or greater value.

2. All expenses, including taxes (if any) related to receipt and use of prize, are the sole responsibility of the winners.

3. Winners may be required to execute an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release (Affidavit) and if so, the Affidavit must be completed and returned within fourteen (14) days of notification or winner will forfeit their prize and another winner will be selected. If a selected winner is under eighteen (18) years of age, his/her parent or legal guardian will be required to sign the Affidavit. Should the ARV of the prize equal or exceed $600.00, winners shall be required to provide a Social Security Number or a Taxpayer Identification Number to Sponsor for issuance of a 1099 Form.

4. By accepting a prize, winners grant to Sponsor the right to use their names, likenesses, hometowns and biographical information in advertising and promotional materials relating to the subject matter of this Giveaway, including posting on the Sponsors websites, without further compensation or permission, except where prohibited by law.

5. By competing in this Giveaway and/or accepting a prize, entrants release Sponsor, its parent, subsidiaries, affiliated companies and the agencies of any of them and the authors or editors of any books promoted hereby from any and all liability for any loss, harm, injuries, damages, cost or expense, arising out of or relating to participation in this Giveaway or the acceptance, use or misuse of the prize.

6. Any dispute arising from this Giveaway will be determined according to the laws of the State of New York, without reference to its conflict of law principles, and 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:
To receive a copy of the winners list, please send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by December 14, 2013 to Penguin Young Readers Group Marketing, 345 Hudson Street, New York, NY 10014, Attention: Books4Boys Spring 2013 Galley Giveaway Winners List.

Penguin Young Readers Group
A Division of Penguin Group (USA) Inc.
345 Hudson Street
New York, New York 10014