Sunday, September 11, 2011
1 Year Anniversary and 4,000 "likes" Bash: Week 2
Welcome to the second week of our celebration. There are 5 new books up for grabs this week!
What must you do you ask? There will be 2 mandatory items: You must be a liker of the Facebook Page, after all that is what we are celebrating. You must follow this blog. There will be optional things to do to get extra entries and will very each week.
Is it International? As you all know I try my best to make all giveaways International, because without you the page just wouldn't be the same.. Almost all if not all (I am not sure on 2 of the prizes yet) are International.
This week's giveaway will end Friday, September 16th and the winners will be announced Saturday, September 17th.Yes, you can win more than once this month. I am going to be using a new form from Rafflecopter and all of the winners will be chosen randomly.
Here are this week's prizes!
Author: Bruce Cameron
Description: What if your dog never dies? What if dogs live multiple lifetimes, and remember all of them? What if every animal has a purpose, and your pet’s purpose is intimately bound to yours? A Dog’s Purpose tells the story of a dog who finds himself reincarnated and decides there must be a reason, a purpose he must fulfill, and until he does so, he’ll continue to be reborn. The story is narrated by Bailey, a wise and funny dog who is very much...a dog. A Dog’s Purpose is funny, endearing, touching, uplifting, and as full of life as dogs themselves.
Author: Bruce Cameron
Description: After 13-year-old Charlie Hall’s mother dies and his father retreats into the silence of grief, Charlie finds himself drifting lost and alone through the brutal halls of junior high school. But Charlie Hall is not entirely friendless. In the woods behind his house, Charlie is saved from a mountain lion by a grizzly bear, thought to be extinct in northern Idaho. And this very unusual bear will change Charlie’s life forever. Deeply moving, and interwoven with hope and joy, Emory’s Gift is not only heartwarming and charming coming of age story, but also a page-turning insightful look at how faith, trust, and unconditional love can heal a broken family and bridge the gaps that divide us.
Author: Sterling Anderson
Description: Beyond Screenwriting is an accomplished Hollywood screenwriter's insider look to the real ins and outs of the Hollywood screenwriting trenches. This book gives details of how to write screenplays and goes further into the tricks of the trade of the movie and television industry. Sterling Anderson shares his triumphs and mistakes in the television writers' room as well as how to deal with studio and movie producers. Beyond Screenwriting goes beyond the normal 'how to' screenwriting book because someone who has actually done it writes it.
Beyond Screenwriting gives easy to follow tips from how to get your screenplay read, to how to deal with showrunners, line producers, and producers once you've gotten the job. The discerning difference between most screenwriting books and Beyond Screenwriting is that Sterling Anderson consistently tells aspiring screenwriters that they can do it, and here's how.
Take a candid insider's look at how to write screenplays and get a job writing screenplays from a screenwriter with actual credits.
Beyond Screenwriting generously answers almost every question that aspiring screenwriters have in the pursuit of a career as a Hollywood screenwriter.
Author: Sterling Anderson
Description: A man was asked, "Why do you cheat on your wife?" His answer was, "Because I can." Another man was asked, "Who do you cheat with?" His answer was, "Whoever sits in my lap." Does He Cheat? is a nonfictional book that takes a peek behind the curtain of lies men tell and women choose to ignore. Hundreds of men were asked, "If your girlfriend or wife paid the least amount of attention to a sign that you are cheating, what would that sign be?" When the men were promised total anonymity, they began to regale us with shocking answers to this question. These men lift the veil and shine a flashlight on the signs their wives, partners, and girlfriends continue to ignore. If you are a woman who wants to stop ignoring the signs your man is showing that say something might be amiss in your relationship, read Does He Cheat?
Author: Carla Ulbrich
Description: Having a sense of humor is essential to health, says singer-songwriter Carla Ulbrich, who has found laughter to be a lifesaver during tough times. Under the stress of multiple illnesses and constant health "care," Ulbrich one day snapped and became the Singing Patient. She channeled her hard won victories, set about reclaiming her health, and penned this collection of short, inspiring, funny essays that help people thrive and celebrate life despite illness.
Posted by Cynthia Garcia at 8:27 AM