Want to win a trip to Montana and meet Christopher Paolini? Then enter the Inheritance Cycle Super Fan Contest!!!! We're searching for the ultimate Inheritance fan and want you to prove it! Grab a video camera and submit a video of you telling why the Inheritance Cycle is such a great read! Submit your entries here! Good luck everyone! Now for the full rules and regulations:
1 Grand Prize Winner will receive:
• A trip to Montana to meet Christopher Paolini
1 Second Prize Winner will receive:
• A Skype visit by Christopher Paolini
10 Runners-up will receive:
• A copy of The Inheritance Almanac signed by both Michael Macauley and Christopher Paolini
I. HOW TO ENTER: Enter this Contest by submitting a video (no more than 2 minutes long) explaining why the Inheritance cycle is a must read and entering your full name, address, email address, and date of birth in the form on RandomBuzzers.com. Entries must be received by Random House no later than November 29, 2010. LIMIT ONE ENTRY PER PERSON.
II. ELIGIBILITY: Contest is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia who are over 13 years of age as of October 22, 2010. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. Void wherever prohibited or restricted by law. Employees of Random House, Inc., and its parent companies, assigns, subsidiaries or affiliates, advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies, and their immediate families, and persons living in their household are not eligible to enter this sweepstakes.
III. PRIZE: The Grand Prize Winner will win roundtrip coach airfare for him- or herself and a friend from winner’s nearest major airport hub to Bozeman, Montana including a hotel stay for 2 nights (one room), ground transportation to and from the Bozeman airport, and lunch with Christopher Paolini (Approximate retail value $3,000 US). In the event the Winner is under the age of 18, the travel companion has to be the Winners' parent or legal guardian; actual retail value may vary depending on the winner’s city of departure. Winner and companion must travel from and to the same originating city. No other expenses are included. Travel and use of accommodation are at risk of Winner, Winner's parent/legal guardian and travel companions and Random House Inc. does not assume any liability. If for any reason prize is not available or cannot be fulfilled, Random House Inc. reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value, including, but not limited to, cash equivalent. All federal, state, and local taxes, if any, are the Winner's full and sole responsibility. Meals, travel to and from airport in winner’s home town and all incidental expenses are winners' responsibility. One (1) Second Prize winner will receive a Skype visit by Christopher Paolini. Ten (10) Runners-up will receive a signed copy of The Inheritance Almanac (978-0-375-96672-9). Total Retail Value: $21.99. Prizes are not transferable and cannot be assigned. No prize or cash substitutes allowed, except at the discretion of the sponsor as set forth above.
IV. WINNERS: One Grand Prize winner, one Second Prize winner, and 10 Runners-up will be selected by the Random House Children’s Books Marketing team on or about December 6, 2010 from all eligible entries received within the entry deadline. The selection will be based on creativity, originality, and a well expressed understanding of the Inheritance cycle. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by the Official Rules and the decision of the judge, which shall be final and binding in all respects. Winners must complete an affidavit of eligibility and comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. Any video submitted must have only the participant included in the video. By participating, entrants consent to the use and display of their video on the Random Buzzers and associated websites. By participating in the Contest, each entrant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Contest.
By participating, participants and winners (and winners' parent/legal guardian) agrees that Random House, Inc., and it's parent companies, assigns, subsidiaries or affiliates, advertising, promotion, fulfillment agencies, and suppliers will have no liability whatsoever, and will be held harmless by participants and winners (and participants' and winners' parent/legal guardian or travel companies) for any liability for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind to person, including death, and property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the acceptance, possession, misuse, or use of any of the prizes, or participation in this Contest. Winner of the Grand Prize and Winner's travel companions will be required to complete, sign, notarize and return and Affidavit of Eligibility & Liability/Publicity Release before claiming prize. Failure to do so will result in disqualification of the winner and an alternate winner will be selected. By entering the Contest the Winner or Winners' parent or legal guardian (if winner is under 18) consents to the use of the Winners' name, likeness, and biographical data for publicity and promotional purposes on behalf of Random House, Inc. with no additional compensation or further permission (except where prohibited by law). All other entry names will NOT be used for subsequent mail solicitation.
SPONSOR: Random House, Inc. / 1745 Broadway / New York, NY 10019