The Knopf Cartoon Caption Contest

The Knopf Cartoon Caption Contest

A certain well-regarded weekly magazine holds a cartoon caption contest, and we want to get in on the fun. Leave a comment with your caption to the cartoon below, and you could win three superb summer reads delivered to your door in time for the Fourth of July weekend.

Knopf cartoon

Deadline to submit: Sunday, June 20th—The deadline has passed for this contest. See the finalists and vote for your favorite here.

Prize: Choose three titles from the following list
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest by Stieg Larsson
The Invisible Bridge by Julie Orringer
Private Life by Jane Smiley
The Pregnant Widow by Martin Amis
American Music by Jane Mendelsohn
The Same River Twice by Ted Mooney
Life Would Be Perfect If I Lived in That House by Meghan Daum
Star Island by Carl Hiaasen (pre-publication galley)
The Tiger by John Vaillant (advance reader’s edition)
Imperial Bedrooms by Bret Easton Ellis
The Man from Beijing by Henning Mankell

The three finalist captions, selected by a panel of Knopf judges, will be posted on the Knopf website on Monday, June 21st. The winner will be crowned by popular vote on Monday, June 28th.

Click here for official rules and regulations.