Read and Review books by Atlantic Canadian Authors or Publishers and get ballots to win!
Review local books between October 1st - December 10th and send the link to Amanda@partridgeislandpublishing.ca to get your name in for the prize!
The prize will be an evolving prize based on the number of participants.
Partridge Island Publishing's Facebook page will update the results each Sunday.
Full Details: Books must be either written by an Atlantic Canadian author and/or published by an Atlantic Canadian Publisher to qualify.
The review of the book must take place during the dates of the contest. The book can be read prior to the contest start date but you cannot have reviewed the book previously.
The review can be on any platform Goodreads/Amazon/Twitter etc. But you only get ballots for the books reviewed not the number of times/ways it was reviewed.
1 ballot for a book by an Atlantic Canadian author OR publisher
2 ballots for a book by an Atlantic Canadian author AND publisher
3 ballots for a book with a Partridge Island Publishing author.
5 ballots for a book published by Partridge Island Publishing.
Evolving Prize Details:
1-3 Participants: The prize is a book of the winner's choice.
4-5 Participants: Prize is a book + either a wine glass or coffee mug
6-7 Participants: Prize is a book + either a wine glass or coffee mug + beverage to put in it.
8-9 Participants: Prize is a book + either a wine glass or coffee mug + beverage to put in it + Chocolates.
10 + Participants: Additional prizes will be taken from suggestions of the participants/Facebook.
Can you review your own work?
- Only if it is part of an anthology.
Can you review each story individually?
- No. The entire book has to be reviewed as a whole.
Does it have to be a positive review?
- No. We are looking for honest reviews.
Can I review a book that I've already read?
- Yes, as long as this is the first review you have done for the book.
Can I review self-published books?
- Yes, as long as the author is Atlantic Canadian.
Does a self-published work by an Atlantic Canadian count as an Atlantic Canadian Publisher?
- No. It just counts as an Atlantic Canadian author.
What if I am not sure if the author/publisher is Atlantic Canadian?
- Email Amanda@partridgeislandpublishing.ca and it will be researched for you.
If I am an author for Partridge Island Publishing can I still take part in the contest?
How are the additional prizes chosen?
- Either through a poll or request in the Facebook event.
Can I take part if I don't live in Atlantic Canada?
- Yes the contest is open to everyone.