The Hidden Reality Sweepstakes

Official Sweepstakes Rules & Regulations

I. HOW TO ENTER. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Enter by submitting your email address between January 31, 2011 and February 8, 2011. LIMIT ONE ENTRY PER PERSON. Partially completed entries will not be accepted. Knopf is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete or misdirected entries, or for technical, hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission or any human error that may occur in the receipt or processing of online entries.

Sweepstakes is open to all legal residents of the United States who are over the age of 16 on February 8, 2011. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Void wherever prohibited or restricted by law. Employees of Random House Inc., its parent, subsidiaries and affiliates, and their immediate family members, and persons living in their household are not eligible to enter this sweepstakes.

5 winners will receive one (1) copy of The Hidden Reality (978-0-307-26563-0). (Approximate prize value is $29.95 USD)

Winners will be chosen at random on or about February 8, 2011 from all eligible entries received by the Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. Odds of winning are based on number of entrants. All prizes will be awarded. By participation, entrants agree to be bound by the official rules and the decision of Random House. Winners will be notified by e mail on or about February 8, 2011. The prizes will be awarded in the name of the winners’ parents or legal guardians if winners are under the age of 18 on February 8, 2011. Taxes, if any are the sole responsibility of the winners, or their parents or legal guardians if winners are under the age of 18. Winners, or their parents or legal guardians if winners are under the age of 18, may be required to execute and return, within 14 days of receiving notification, affidavits of eligibility and release. Noncompliance within that period or the return of any notification as undeliverable will result in disqualification and the selection of an alternate winner. In the event of any other noncompliance with rules and conditions, the prize may be awarded to an alternate winner. RANDOM HOUSE RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SUBSTITUTE PRIZES OF EQUAL OR GREATER VALUE IF PRIZES, AS STATED ABOVE, BECOME UNAVAILABLE.

V. RESERVATIONS. Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission for Knopf to use the winner’s name, likeness and biographical data for editorials, advertising, and promotional purposes in all electronic or print media without payment of additional compensation or further permission (unless prohibited by law). By entering, participants and their parents and legal guardians release and hold harmless Random House, their respective parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, attorneys, agents, and representatives from any and all liability for an any injuries, loss, claim, action, demand, or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with the contest or any prize won, any misuse or malfunction of any prize awarded, participation in any contest-related activity, or participation in the contest. Entry names will NOT be used for subsequent email solicitation. For the names of the five winners, available after February 8, 2011, please send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: “Lucy Book Giveaway” Alfred A. Knopf, 1745 Broadway Mail Drop 21-3, New York, NY 10019. Washington and Vermont residents may omit return postage.