Wednesday, 15 June 2011

New Giveaway - Need (by Carrie Jones)

If you're sick of reading about vampires and werewolves but still want something fantastical to dip your nose in then we suggest you enter our new giveaway. This month we're giving away a copy of Need by Carrie Jones. Described as a cross between Stephenie Meyer and Stephen King, Need is the story of Zara White who unexpectedly finds herself immersed in a world of pixies. This is the first novel in a continuing series and is a New York Times bestseller.

To enter our book giveaway just tell us your favourite fantastical creature (mine are fairies!!). Bonus entries can be earned for this giveaway. Just read the following for more information.

Bonus Entries
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+2 Entries = Provide a Link to our Giveaway on Your Blog
NB: If you're eligible for bonus entries, make sure you let us know when you leave your comment!!

Entries are open until 5pm EST on Thursday 30th June 2011. The competition is open to residents of Australia, New Zealand, Canada, USA and the UK. The winner of the competition will be announced on Friday 1st July 2011. Good luck to everyone!!


  1. My favorite fantastical creatures are mermaids :D I love to swim in the water. When I was younger I would pretend I was a mermaid when I would go swimming.
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  2. GFC Krystal Larson
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    My favorite fantastical creatures are revenants, the idea of dying to save someone (albeit over and over again) sounds like such a selfless act it always impressed me. edysicecreamlover18ATgmailDOTcom

  3. My favourite fantastical creatures are unicorns - cliche perhaps but true!

    Thanks for the contest!
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  4. Hmmmm, it's a toss-up between fairies and vampires! Hard to choose between the two! My email address is darlenesbooknook at gmail dot com.

    +1 GFC (Darlene)


  5. Dragons every time are my favourite. they aren't really fierce, just over-protective of what they believe in.

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  6. Sirens or Jackelopes ;)
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  7. I'd have to say faeries also!

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  8. Hmm.. It's between vampires (cliche!) and fairies :)

    +1 GFC follower.


  9. I would have to say vampires :)

    Also one liked you on fb :)

  10. Also am following you in Twitter :)

  11. hmm.. I guess my favourite fantasical creatures are angels :)
    - GFC follower (Shirley Ge)
    - Twitter follower (shiirleyyyxxx)

  12. I love werewolves the best! I'm a follower as Jessica (Peace Love Books). Thanks for the giveaway!

  13. I love Mermaids and Nixies! And any other kind of water spirits (as long as they're a teeny bit evil!)

    +1 Follower
    +2 Added a link on my blog. (In the sidebar at:

    Thank you for the awesome giveaway! This book looks insanely good!

    Lux @ The Paperback Heart

  14. Hi-- I'm a blog follower and liked you on facebook! Rae, Best O' Books

  15. Hi! Great blog! Im following you as gfc as viajeradelmar...twitter as Mc_Carver..and i liked and linked you to my Facebook page:) sounds like a great book. So that's 3 for me!

  16. Thanks for this giveaway - this book looks amazing! I like angels and fairies.

    +1 Entry - I follow your blog on GFC.

  17. Following via GFC and Twitter @jdonnelly14 and Jenn Donnelly My favorite Fantasy Creatures are Dragons, I know I'm typical lol.

    jennlovesed14 at gmail

  18. Congratulations to Darlene - the winner of our 'Need' giveaway. Darlene can't decide between fairies or vampires as her favourite fantastical creatures. We will be emailing Darlene shortly to arrange postage of her prize.


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