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Ace/Roc Comic-Con® 2013 Sweepstakes

Enter for a chance to win:

An Ace/Roc tote bag filled with the following books: The Fifth Wave by Rick Yancy; Orleans by Sherri L. Smith; Legend by Marie Lu; Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes; Earthbound by Joe Haldeman; Adventure Time Mad Libs®; Gameboard of the Gods by Richelle Mead; The Thousand Names by Django Wexler; Dark Storm by Christine Feehan; Marbles by Ellen Forney; Affliction by Laurell K. Hamilton; Blood of the Lamb by Sam Cabot, and two advance readers copies, including Frozen: Heart of Dread by Melissa de la Cruz and Michael Johnston and Grim Company by Luke Scull (Total Approximate Retail Value of prize= $260.00).

No purchase necessary.

Open to residents of the fifty United States and the District of Columbia, age 18 or older.

Sweepstakes begins July 16, 2013. Entries must be received no later than July 31, 2013, 11:59:59 PM Eastern Time.

Winners will be selected at random on or about August 7, 2013.

Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received.

Void where prohibited by law.

Scroll down for full Official Rules and an entry form.

Entry Form

Official Rules for the Ace/Roc Comic-ConŽ 2013 Sweepstakes

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT ENHANCE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

Open to residents of the fifty United States and the District of Columbia, age 18 or older.

How to Enter:

  1. To enter the Ace/Roc Comic-Con 2013 Sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes"), review these Official Rules and fill out the entry form, including your first and last name, mailing address and email address. Sweepstakes begins July 16, 2103. Entries may be sent via this website only and must be received no later than July 31, 2013, 11:59:59 PM, Eastern Time. 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 Berkley/NAL, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC ("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, illegible, or misdirected entries.
  3. Sponsor and its parent, subsidiary 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 Sweepstakes 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 Sweepstakes. If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of being conducted as described in these rules, Sponsor shall have the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. 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.

Winners:

  1. From all eligible entries received, one winner will be chosen in a random drawing held on or about August 7, 2013 by Sponsor, whose decisions concerning all matters related to this Sweepstakes are final and binding.
  2. Winners will be notified by email. The odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received.

Prizes:

  1. One (1) winner will receive an Ace/Roc tote bag filled with the following books: The Fifth Wave by Rick Yancy; Orleans by Sherri L. Smith; Legend by Marie Lu; Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes; Earthbound by Joe Haldeman; Adventure Time Mad Libs®; Gameboard of the Gods by Richelle Mead; The Thousand Names by Django Wexler; Dark Storm by Christine Feehan; Marbles by Ellen Forney; Affliction by Laurell K. Hamilton; Blood of the Lamb by Sam Cabot, and two advance readers copies, including Frozen: Heart of Dread by Melissa de la Cruz and Michael Johnston and Grim Company by Luke Scull (Total Approximate Retail Value of prize= $260.00).
  2. In the event that there is an insufficient number of eligible entries, Sponsor reserves the right not to award the prizes.

Eligibility:

This Sweepstakes is open to residents of the fifty United States and the District of Columbia, age 18 or older. Employees of Sponsor, Comic-Con and their parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates or other parties in anyway involved in the development, production, or distribution of this Sweepstakes, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. Void where prohibited by law. All state and local restrictions apply.

General:

  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 prizes are the sole responsibility of the winner.
  3. Should the ARV of the prize equal or exceed $600.00, winner 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, winner grants to Sponsor the right to use his/her name, likeness, hometown and biographical information in advertising and promotional materials, including posting on the Sponsor's website, without further compensation or permission, except where prohibited by law.
  5. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. By competing in this Sweepstakes and/or accepting a prize, entrants release Sponsor, its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies, or the agencies of any of them and the authors and/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 Sweepstakes or the acceptance, use or misuse of the prize. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL THE RELEASED PARTIES BE LIABLE FOR INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, ATTORNEYS' FEES OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES.
  6. Any dispute arising from this Sweepstakes will be determined according to the laws of the State of New York, without reference to its conflict of law principles, and by entering 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 the winner's name, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by February 7, 2104 to Berkley/NAL Marketing, 375 Hudson Street, New York, NY 10014, Attention: Ace/Roc Comic-Con 2013 Sweepstakes Winner Information.

Sponsor:

Berkley/NAL

An imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC

375 Hudson Street

New York, New York 10014