The Austin Teen Book Festival just announced an amazing contest:
“Here is your chance to win an advanced copy of The Dream Thieves by #ATBF13 Opening Speaker Maggie Stiefvater! Everyone here at Austin Teen and BookPeople loved book one The Raven Boys, and are waiting on the edge of our seats for the next installment! That ending…wow! Below is all you need to know to get your hands on this coveted book. Thanks to Maggie for her offer and that one-of-a-kind drawing right where your signature could go. We are already jealous of the winner!
Open to ages 11-20 years
Open to those attending #ATBF13
Create a 28×22 poster based on Maggie Steifvater’s THE RAVEN BOYS or THE DREAM THIEVES
Take a photo of your entry and email to AustinTBF@gmail.com
Only one entry per person
Entries will be accepted through September 1st, 2013
Winner will be announced at the festival September 28th, 2013
The winning entry will be displayed on Maggie Stiefvater’s podium during her opening note address
Entries must be all original artwork – no manipulations of existing images including stock photos/images
Entries that do not comply with all of the rules will be omitted
Winner MUST bring poster to #ATBF13
One poster will be chosen as the winner and will be displayed at Maggie’s podium during her opening speech at #ATBF13
We welcome original fan art, a redesign of the book covers, anything that is your own unique idea! Maggie Steifvater will personalize the winning copy at the festival. Good luck!
Questions? Feel free to email us at AustinTBF@gmail.com”
So you heard ’em, get on it! This is such a fun idea, and BookPeople can’t wait to see what you all come up with. See you there, Saturday, Sept 28 at the Austin Convention Center.