The Man from Beijing Facebook Sweepstakes

The Man from Beijing

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I. HOW TO ENTER NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Sign up for the chance to receive an advance reader’s edition of The Man from Beijing. The giveaway begins February 16th, 2010, and ends February 22nd, 2010 at 11:59 PM (EST).

II. ELIGIBILITY The giveaway is open to legal residents of the United States who are at least 18 years of age on February 16, 2010, excluding all Random House employees and affiliates. Requests received from personal residing in geographic areas in which entry is not permitted will be disqualified. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Void wherever prohibited or restricted by law.

III. PRIZES 5 winners will receive one (1) copy of an advance reader’s edition of The Man from Beijing. Approximate retail value of grand prize is $0 (US Dollars). Winners will be selected at random.

IV. WINNER All winners will be notified on February 23, 2010. The winners will be notified by email. The return of any notification as undeliverable will result in disqualification and the selection of an alternate winner. One prize per household. In the event of any other noncompliance with rules and conditions, prizes may be awarded to an alternate winner. Taxes, if any, are the winner’s sole responsibility. RANDOM HOUSE RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SUBSTITUTE PRIZES OF EQUAL OR GREATER VALUE IF PRIZES, AS STATED ABOVE, BECOME UNAVAILABLE.

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