Welcome back to Satisfaction for Insatiable Readers....the place to satisfy (at least temporarily) your insatiable hunger for all things bookish. Today, we celebrate a Canadian publisher that made their debut this year and is continuing the 'welcome' party with readers and bloggers round the world through the month of August with a very special event. The publisher is Imagin Books and to quote their history they are....
...an innovative, unique Canadian publisher with an eye on exciting, ever-changing trends and opportunities in publishing that opened its 'doors' to authors worldwide in late February 2011. They promise great reads by wonderful authors, with ebooks priced under $5 and trade paperbacks under $18. From ImajinBooks.com: The future of reading is ebooks, and the future is NOW!
Sounds pretty good, right?
I mean, even for a die hard paper book fan like me, they've got us covered so I say, CONGRATS on the success seen so far. Now, on to that little (well, not so little) event I mentioned. It's called the....
Summer Sizzler Scavenger Hunt
This event runs August 1st - 31st and participants have a chance to win some fabulous prizes, including a Kindle ereader with wi-fi!
<<< HERE'S HOW TO ENTER >>>
1. Check out our Scavenger host list and click on each blog link.
2. Scavenge through these blogs until you find our Scavenger Hunt badge/graphic. You'll find the graphic at our website, so you'll know what to look for.
3. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with...
-- "Scavenger Hunt" in subject line
-- the website link to the page where you found the badge
-- your name, mailing address and phone number
-- plus the title of the ebook you would like to receive if your name is drawn.
4. Each correct entry counts as an extra entry into our prize drawings, so the more you find the badge and send us those links, the more chances you have of winning the Kindle and other prizes!
<<< and now a little more about those prizes >>>
• 31 winners will receive one ebook of their choice from our published titles.
• 4 winners will received a signed novel (trade paperback) by authors Alison Bruce, Melodie Campbell, Cherish D'Angelo and Cheryl Kaye Tardif.
• Grand Prize: Kindle with Wi-Fi ($140 value)
One grand prize winner (Kindle) to be selected from all eligible entries
Additional prizes may be added later.
<<< ...and now the rules... >>>
-- This contest runs Aug 1 to Aug 31. Winners will be notified by email by September 3rd.
-- Entrant must be 18 to enter and be a Canadian or USA citizen. No purchase necessary. No substitution, no refunds, no cash value. The grand prize is not redeemable in cash and must be accepted as awarded. Void where prohibited by law.
--Imajin Books authors, their families and any subcontracted associates of Imajin Books are excluded from this contest.
So, are you ready to hunt down that badge and add an entry to your current tally? Don't worry, you'll know the badge when you see it, how? It looks like this....
...but THIS is not it. Just keep your eyes peeled for it somewhere else on the blog.
Come on in, meet the chef and have a little DESSERT if you will.
Trust me, you'll be well on your way to gaining entry to this summer fun reading event.
Why did I type that all funny and everything? Oh...no reason. *whistles*
(or at least none I'll reveal, I'll just let you figure it out....hehe).
Good luck everyone and be sure to read all about this great new publisher looking to connect with readers like you! Visit them online, follow along on Twitter, or like them on Facebook to stay up to date on all their comings and goings.
Until next time...happy hunting....and happy reading!