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Mr Ripley's Book Cover Wars 2012 - Heat 3 of 4 Plus Competition - Signed David Walliams - Mr Stink
You are now in Mr Ripley's Book Cover War Zone....
Heat two has just recently come to an end. The close run winner was Conrad Mason's up and coming book cover for 'The Demon's Watch'. This cover received amazing 189 votes out of the 449 votes that were cast. Therefore, as a worthy winner it now finds itself in the final.
Heat one winner - Ransom Rigg's - Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children - 104 Votes
Heat two winner - Conrad Mason's - The Demon's Watch - 189 Votes
For any new or existing follower of this site this is the chance for you to become part of the weekly book cover wars. Each week (for the next 2 weeks) I am going to select four book covers for you to vote from. The winner of each heat will then go forward to the final round and get a chance to be crowned as 'Mr Ripley's Enchanted Book Cover Winner 2011'.
As a voter not only will you get the chance to choose your favourite book cover, but you will also be in with the chance to win a different special book each week.
The book competition winner from last week has been picked and has won a copy of the new proof by Jonathan Maberry - "Dead of the Night".The lucky winner is Michelle at MuchLovedBooks - I will be in touch with you for your postal details. Hope you enjoy reading it.
In order to kick off the competition this week we have yet another amazing book prize. This week it's an first edition hardback "Mr Stink" which is signed by David Walliams and by the illustrator Quentin Blake. This is a rare opportunity to add this edition to your book collection.
If you are interested in voting for a book cover and being in with a chance to win the above book then all you need to do is:
Vote for your favourite book cover using the poll (see top of the page)
Leave a comment through this post
Sit back, watch the voting develop and wait to hear whether you've won (once the poll has closed). Please note that this competition is open Worldwide.
So here are the four book covers to vote for:
Book One - Barry Hutchison - The 13th Horseman - Published by HarperCollins - March 2012
Book Two - Andy Briggs - Tarzan: The Greystoke Legacy - Published by Faber and Faber - June 2011
Book Three - Tommy Donbavand - Scream Street 13: Flame of the Dragon - Published by Walker Books - October 2011
Book Four - Rick Riordan - The Heroes of Olympus: The Son of Neptune - Published by Hyperion - October 2011 - US Book Cover
Get voting and may the best book cover win. Don't forget to leave a comment if you want to win a signed book. Open worldwide....