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Promised Paperback Giveaway: Joshua Henkin’s MATRIMONY

As promised, Practicing Writing has the pleasure of offering a wonderful giveaway this week: a custom-inscribed copy of Joshua Henkin’s novel, Matrimony, which is now available in paperback. (Even better, Josh has indicated that he’ll be happy to send the book anywhere in the world, so you need not be a U.S. resident to win this one.)

Hopefully, you remember Josh and his book from this interview with us. But you can learn more about him and Matrimony at Josh’s Web site, too.

Here’s how the giveaway will work (thanks to my sister, a.k.a. the giveaway goddess, for the basic outline):

One Practicing Writer reader will win a paperback copy of Matrimony, custom-inscribed by author Joshua Henkin. Here are the giveaway rules:

1) To enter, please comment on THIS post (click on “comments” below).
2) Post your comment by 6pm (Eastern time) Thursday, September 4. One entry per person, please. Please note that comments on this blog are moderated and therefore will not appear instantly.
3) One winner will be chosen with the help of a random number generator and announced on Friday morning, September 5.
4) NOTE: If you wish to be contacted by e-mail if you win, please include your e-mail address in your comment (example to help avoid having your address “harvested”: writer(at)yahoo(dot)com). Otherwise, you must check back on Friday to see if you won. Unclaimed prizes are forfeited after 48 hours.

Good luck!

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24 Responses »

  1. Me! Me! Me!

  2. I’ve been reading tons of reviews about Matrimony lately and they’re just glowing. I can’t wait to read it! Thanks for the giveaway and chance to win it!

  3. I’ve been hearing a lot of buzz on this book. I would love a chance to see what it’s all about.

  4. After reading your interview with Mr. Henkin, I am eager to read his book!
    Best wishes,

  5. I want Josh’s book.
    baggyk at yahoo dot com

  6. Add me to the contest/give-a-way!

    [email protected]

    And thanks for the blog! I’m a fellow Queen’s University Memeber

  7. I hadn’t read the interview with Henkin, and reading it today, when I officially start my MFA program, was perfect. (And of course, I’d love to read his book!)

  8. What fun! I’d love to be a contender.

  9. Count me in. I love this blog and I love free giveaways.

  10. I’d love to receive this book. Thanks for the giveaway!


  11. sounds like an interesting read!

    ellie_2point0 atyahoo dotcom

  12. I would love to win this book! I’ve been dying to read it so definitely count me in!


  13. I would love to give this book a read. Please count me in.


  14. Please enter me!

  15. Add me to the contest. Thanks!

  16. I would love to enter, but is it OK if I don’t live in the U.S.?

    zoe [at] zoewesthof [dot] com

  17. Me too! Now that I’m done with the MFA, I can read what I want.

  18. Sign me up as well! I would absolutely love to win.


  19. I’ll also love to be entered! I’ve been amazing things about it so I’m positive that it’ll be an awesome read.

    linda9510 at gmail dot com

  20. Zoe, it is fine if you don’t live in the U.S.

    And now I’ll step back into the virtual shadows.

  21. School is starting exactly tomorrow so it would definitely cheer me up if I won! And yes, this is a plea XD.

    [email protected]

  22. Erika,
    Please enter me in the contest. Thanks!

  23. I’d love to win!


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