Thursday, 17 September 2009

Giveaway in honour of BBAW

In honour of Book Blogger Appreciation Week I am giving away a brand new copy of Joshlyn Jackson's The Girl Who Stopped Swimming, which I reviewed in the post above.

If you would like to win a copy all you have to do is:
-For one entry - leave a comment, telling me the name of your favourite ghost in literature, film or on television.
-For two entries - answer the question above and also become a new follower to my blog.
-For three entries - answer the question above and already be one of my followers.
That is it - an easy peasy competition that is open worldwide.
Closing date for the competition is midnight GMT Thursday 24th September.


19 comments:

  1. I don't really have a favourite ghost. In fact I don't think I can even think of one. And I already subscribe to your blog...does that count?

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  2. My favorite ghost is definitely the late, great Patrick Swayze in 'Ghost'.

    I'm already a follower. :)

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  3. Hi Vivienne, don't enter me, Sweetie, I already read the book. I just want to say I couldn't put it down when I read it. Such nice giveaway! Good luck to all the entrants!

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  4. You don't have to enter me for this book since I already own it, but I just wanted to say the ghosts in Harry Potter are lovely. :D

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  5. Recently I read Ghosts by Paul Auster and think that was good.

    And no, dont enter me. I own this book.

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  6. Lovely giveaway Vivienne... you didn't say your favourite ghostie ;)

    My favourite ghost in a film would have to be the Liam Neeson ghost in High Spirits *g* Phwoooargh! Or the Alan Rickman one in Truly Madly Deeply. Double Phwooooaaaar!

    My favourite ghost in a novel would probably be... Christine. Does she count?

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  7. What a great giveaway, I'd like to enter this. :)

    My favourite ghost in a film would be the poltergeists in Poltergeist (is that too obvious? :P) - so scary! - or Patrick Swayze in Ghost (another obvious answer hehe).

    As for TV, I love Annie from Being Human. She's so great. :-D

    I'm already a follower too. :)

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  8. The ghosts couple in A Certain Slant of Light, so cool but sad to be trapped on earth

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  9. okay..this book looks great. favorite ghost?? LOL I could only theink of "Casper the Friendly Ghost", and the I saw Nicola's answer, so I have to go with Patrick S...

    I'm already a follower :)

    dd DOT bookgoddess AT gmail DOT com

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  10. I'd love to read this one Viv ~ please count me in.

    I'm already a follower and my favourite ghost from TV would have to be PS in Ghost and from a book, Riley (Ever's sister) in Evermore :-)

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  11. I haven't read too many books with ghosts in it so I'm going with Teddyree and say Riley in Evermore too. :)

    I'm already a follower. :)

    austenfanblogs[at]gmail[dot]com

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  12. Easy cheesy lemon squeezy? Well, I follow you through Google Reader (duh), but I can't think of a ghost. Crap! Hmmm....goes to search bookshelves...um....does the woman in white count from Woman in White? Oh! Headless Nick from Harry Potter! That's his name, right? :)

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  13. Oh Viv, may I be entered for this giveaway, please? I'm already a follower. :)

    teh(dot)alice(at)gmail(dot)com

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  14. Everyone else has such good answers. I would have never thought of Patrick Swayze in Ghost. Or even Casper. No, when I thought about the question originally, I thought of this really old television programme called 'Ghost Writer' where a bunch of kids solved mysteries with the help of this ghost.. Anyway.

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  15. I would have to say Patrick Swayze from Ghosts


    thank you

    chocolateandcroissants at yahoo dot com

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  16. Your question is so interesting considering the recent death of Patreick Swayze. He is a favorite ghost of mine but I also got a kick out of Beetlejuice!

    The Girl Who Stopped Swimming is on my TBR list. This is a wonderful giveaway! Thank you!

    I'm and have been a follower!

    Thank you for the easy peasy contest.

    Aimala127@gmail.com

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  17. No need to enter me, my TBR is taking over my life...lol.
    My favorite ghosts would be Casper and Moaning Myrtle from the HP books :)
    http://thebookworm07.blogspot.com/

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  18. Maybe I'm feeling a little nostalgic after what happened to Patrick Swayze but I am voting for him in 'Ghost'.

    I'm now a follower.

    lesly7ch(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  19. Fav Ghost? It would be very difficult to mention one from books, but I love the Ghost in Casper :)

    Also the movie Ring? Scary.

    I'm already a follower (google reader).

    thanks so much for the giveaway.

    elizascott2005 at yahoo dot co dot in

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