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Oct 28, 2011

The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater Giveaway


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It happens at the start of every November: the Scorpio Races. Riders attempt to keep hold of their water horses long enough to make it to the finish line. Some riders live. Others die.

At age nineteen, Sean Kendrick is the returning champion. He is a young man of few words, and if he has any fears, he keeps them buried deep, where no one else can see them.

Puck Connolly is different. She never meant to ride in the Scorpio Races. But fate hasn’t given her much of a chance. So she enters the competition — the first girl ever to do so. She is in no way prepared for what is going to happen.


About the book:
From Maggie Stiefvaterthe #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Shiverseries (over 1.7 million copies in print!), comes a brand-new, heart-stopping novel.  With her trademark lyricism, Maggie Stiefvater turns to a new world where a pair are swept up in a daring, dangerous race across a cliff – with more than just their lives at stake should they lose.

4 starred reviews:
  • “A taut, chilling, romantic adventure [that] comes to a pitch-perfect conclusion. Masterful. Like nothing else out there now.”
-          Kirkus, starred review
  • “A book with cross-appeal to lovers of fantasy, horse stories, romance, and action-adventure, this has a shot at being the next YA blockbuster.”
-          Booklist, starred review
  • “As a study of courage and loyalty tested… it is an utterly compelling read.”
-          Publishers Weekly, starred review
  • “Stiefvater sets not one foot wrong as she takes readers on an intoxicating ride of their own.”
-          Horn Book, starred review






You can also access the video through this link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tojCn2Y41ig

The Scorpio Races Twitter Sweepstakes:
Enter to win the @this_is_teen #ScorpioRaces Twitter Sweepstakes! Prizing includes limited edition custom necklaces & autographed copies of the book. Get more details at http://on.fb.me/iga0vf 


Now onto the giveaway! The deets:

- US Only
- Two winners
- Ends November 5th @11:59pm PST
- Fill out the FORM here


Good luck and happy reading!

6 comments:

  1. Thanks so much for the chance to win The Scorpio Races. I haven't read it yet but I have heard really great things about it.

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  2. Thanks so much for the chance to win!

    hollyjolly89@gmail.com

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  3. Thank you for the great giveaway! I love Maggie :)

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  4. Thank you so much for this awesome giveaway, I love anything that Maggie writes. She's simply fantastic and I've only heard amazing things about this book. :)

    Suz @ A Soul Unsung
    susanhaugland@att.net

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  5. w00t! Thanks so much, Momo! (And yes, I am so excited I just said 'w00t')
    Can't wait to read this. :)

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