October Posting Contest -- Win Two $25 Amazon Gift Cards!

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October Posting Contest -- Win Two $25 Amazon Gift Cards!

Post by gali » 01 Oct 2018, 00:31

Another two prizes are up for grabs!

Prize 1-- The author of the topic in the October Book of the Month Discussion Forum that gets the most unique replies by the end of October wins a $25 Amazon.com Gift Card. :D

Prize 2-- Whoever posts the most combined replies in October on other people's topics overall in the October Book of the Month Discussion Forums wins a $25 Amazon.com Gift Card.

The October Book of the Month is McDowell by William H. Coles.

Very short topics and posts will not be counted. Off-topic or meaningless or 'fluffy' posts will be deleted by the moderators.

For Prize 1, "unique replies" means replies by different people, not the same person. So, for example, if one person posts four replies on one of your topics, that counts as only one.

Topics must actually be about the book. Overly general discussion topics or topics not really about the book will NOT be approved and will not counted towards the contest.

Scott is not eligible to win (since it's his own contest).

You can check the current results anytime on the Cool Stats Page.

If you have any questions let me know.

Remember, it's meant to be fun! :D

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Thank you!

If a moderator or admin wins either gift card, then Scott will send that person their prize, but he will also send the prize to the next non-moderator/non-admin in line. This way no member can get bumped from getting a prize by a moderator or admin. The reason for this is that he has asked the moderators to be sure to move or delete off-topic threads and posts, so this will make sure the moderators can be strict without it potentially seeming unfair.
In the case of good books, the point is not to see how many of them you can get through, but rather how many can get through to you." (Mortimer J. Adler)

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Post by Dafreshblack » 02 Oct 2018, 05:21

Wow that nice

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Post by amandathebibliophile » 02 Oct 2018, 08:16

Oh exciting! I read the sample and have this book in my queue to review. I can’t wait to dive in as it looks very engrossing. That McDowell character seems like a real piece of work!

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Post by HollandBlue » 02 Oct 2018, 08:34

Thanks for the contests every month! They are such a fun addition to writing the reviews; they help keep one motivated!
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Post by CommMayo » 02 Oct 2018, 09:19

When will the Community Stats Page be updated? I'm curious to see where I landed in the posting contest for last month.

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Post by Akspezia » 02 Oct 2018, 09:37

Wow, this sounds great! thank you!

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Post by BLINKYNOEL36 » 02 Oct 2018, 10:17

I have never one a prize befire but am excited.

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Post by jamesolufemi » 02 Oct 2018, 12:24

am happy about the book is great thanks

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Post by isaiah best2 » 02 Oct 2018, 13:11

This is great i can't wait to wine the price as a new member the contest will be very competative.

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Post by squiresj » 02 Oct 2018, 13:37

I have not read this author's books. Would love to

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Post by Nandy » 02 Oct 2018, 13:56

Awesome. I have never tried any competitions yet. Hoping to have some luck here. Good luck to all competitors ☺

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Post by bethreading » 02 Oct 2018, 18:02

This is all new to me, and I’ve never been very lucky. However, it looks like fun and I’m up for a challenge. Yay for reading and yay for giveaways!

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Post by Patrimonio1 » 02 Oct 2018, 18:24

Nice giveaway for a new month.

though, the competition is new to me

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Post by Bishopgee1 » 02 Oct 2018, 19:01

Well. I'm new let's see how it works

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Post by serahtemples » 02 Oct 2018, 20:04

This is quite encouraging, i must commend you for that.

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