We’ve been talking to our publisher friends and have lined up lots of lovely freebies/prizes for our blog subscribers this year. It costs nothing to be a subscriber and you can unsubscribe at any time should you wish to do so – it is a win/win idea!
First off the rank: Picador are celebrating their 40th Birthday and to mark the occasion have printed 12 of their great titles including 3 from Australian authors with specially comissioned covers. We have 2 sets of these to give away, each worth $269.88 ARP!
To be in the running, and it is very simple, check the details on our competition page above. If you would like to see all the new covers you can visit picador.com/40 or better still drop in to Brays and see the actual books!
The 12 titles are; The Lovely Bones – Alice Sebold, All The Pretty Little Horses – Cormac McCarthy, Last Orders – Graham Swift, That Deadman Dance – Kim Scott, Everyman’s Rules for Scientific Living, Line of Beauty – Alan Hollinghurst, Dirt Music – Tim Winton, The Sea – John Banville, Mother’s Milk -Edward St Aubyn, White Noise – Don DeLillo, The Room – Emma Donoghue and Bridget Jones’s Diary – Helen Fielding.
Lots of literary prize-winners there and Bridget Jones’s Diary which started life as a column in The Guardian was voted by Guardian readers as one of the top 10 books which defined the 20th Century! Get your entries in to win!