Tuesday, May 03, 2011

Whooeee! It's Time!

Starting today . . . a-n-d . . . running through most of the month--any follower who comments will have his/her name put into the drawing to win one of AT LEAST twenty books. Plus we have a super pirate prize party kit that Eddie Jones is giving away!

Fun! Fun! Fun! This month.

What do you have to do?
Please make sure you read the following rules:
  • You must be a follower of this blog.

  • Comment and leave your email address as many times as you want on any post throughout contest period. EACH time you comment, your name will be entered again to receive a book!

  • Link to my blog; announce this contest and rules on your blog, FB, Twitter, wherever: just make sure you let me know! :)

  • Encourage someone to follow my blog; let me know who they are.
That's it!

Books, books and more books. I'll be giving away at least TWENTY books; maybe more! One of them could be YOURS.

And from Eddie Jones and the Give a Boy a Book Promotion, here's the SUPER DUPER PIRATE PARTY PRIZE KIT (from his "The Curse of Captain LaFoote") for loving mothers, doting grandmothers, or aunties:

  • 8 invitations
  • 8 - 9" party plates
  • 8 - 9-oz. cups
  • 16 luncheon napkins
  • 16 pc. blue cutlery set
  • 1 red plastic table cover
  • 2 rolls of streamers, 1 blue and 1 red
  • 12 each of blue and red balloons
  • 2 pkgs. of confetti, 1 blue and 1 orange
  • 4 yds. deluxe creepy cloth
  • 12 pirate swords with eye patch
  • 72 pirate tattoos

A Little about Eddie:

Eddie is co-founder of Christian Devotions Ministry. He co-writes a weekly devotion with Cindy Sproles called, He Said - She Said, which can be found at Christian Devotions.us, and Common Ground Christian News. He also co-hosts a weekly radio show called, Christian Devotions SPEAK UP!

Struggling to develop a daily devotional life? Grab a copy of Spirit & HEART: A Devotional Journey. Eddie wrote the introduction. One of his devotions appears in the book, too.

  • Eddie's column, Hard Aground, can be found in the Ocracoke Observer and Living Aboard Magazine.
  • He also assisted with with the ghost writing and editing of Faith & FINANCES: In God We Trust.
  • Eddie's latest book, Hard Aground ...Again, is a humorous devotional book with a nautical theme based on Biblical principles.
  • Need a writing coach? Eddie teaches writing classes on fiction,non-fiction, plotting, scene development, humor, devotional writing and romantic comedy. Visit www.writerscoach.us to learn more. Polishing the prose of others is his gift. Filling seats now for our Writing Workshop, starting in June. Plus, we have classes on how to start your own web-based radio show and how to craft a devotion. If you need help crafting your nonfiction or fiction book project, contact Eddie: aground@mindspring.com 

Follow Eddie on Facebook

Become a Facebook Fan of Faith & FINANCES: In God We Trust. Each week we give
away a book to some lucky fan.

Follow Eddie on Twitter

Listen to Eddie and Cindy banter on He Said, She Said Radio as they discuss how God moves through His word.

Read Eddie's Blog Here you'll read the "un-edited" thoughts and prose that prompt Eddie's novels, devotions and humorous boating columns.


And another chance to win Sharon Elliott's super inspirational book:
Power Suit. She is also the author of the nonfiction book: Raising Boys to be like Jesus, from Judson Press. Sharon is the founder of Life that Matters Ministries, a Christian organization that exists to encourage you to discover your life purpose and live up to your full potential.
 Some information about Sharon:

Don't miss out!


Cathy Shouse said...

What a great contest, Caroline!

I'm skipping over from the ACFW Indiana chapter.

I love all things writing and especially believe in giving books to boys. I know someone special who would enjoy having a pirate party.

Cathy underscore shouse at yahoo dot com

Please enter me in the contest.

Roseanna White said...

Wonderful giveaway!! I'd love to be entered. I'm already a follower and all that; I posted about it on Facebook, and if I come across anyone not already your follower, you can sure I'll tell them they should be! =)

Wendy said...

What a wonderful giveaway.
Please enter me into the drawing.
Thank you for the chance.

Wendy said...

I am also a follower.


Diane said...

I love me a good pirate book.....Arrrrrr matey! Fun prize pack for a lucky child. :O)

estrella8888 at roadrunner dot com

Linda Kish said...

Sounds great to me! I love books.

lkish77123 at gmail dot com

Caroline said...


Got you all in the running for a book or party pack. :) Roseanna, you're in twice! Thanks for posting on facebook!

lorlyn63 said...

What a fun giveaway - I love books and appreciate the opportinuty to win 20 books. Please sign me up. I have placed a link to you page on my Twitter page as well.



Rose McCauley said...

Sign me up! I am a follower and friend of Carole's and would love to win a book and/or the pirate pack as I am a doting grandma! thanks for the opportunity. crmcc at setel dot com

Alecia said...

I kove to read! Please enter me.


Jan Marie said...

What a great contest! I don't have much need for a pirate party, unfortunately, but I do love to win books!

I am a follower of your blog.


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