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Monday, September 29, 2008



I love Hachette they are extremely generous with their books - this is my third contest that I am hosting for them. Thank you as always Hachette!!!!

How to enter: Just leave me a comment on this post (make sure I have a way of contacting you). That's it. If you win you will get ALL 11 of these great books!!!! and I will be picking 5 winners. They will be mailed to you directly from Hachette and I know that they are very fast at mailing them! http://www.hbgusa.com/. Please note that this contest is open ONLY to US and Canada. Some of the books may be available in audio form. CONTEST ENDS: OCTOBER 15, 2008 at 6:00 p.m.

Here are the books you will win: Are you ready for 11.04.08?

1. Mike's Election Guide By Michael Moore
It's a great year to be an American and a voter. Don't miss out on MIKE'S ELECTION GUIDE - the indispensable book that belongs in every American's back pocket this season.
- Also available as audio book
ISBN: 9780446546270
2. The Preacher and the PresidentsBy Nancy Gibbs
Also by Michael Duffy. Reveals how the world's most powerful men and world's most famous evangelist, Billy Graham, knit faith and politics together.
- Also available as audio book
ISBN: 9781599951041
3. Hard Call By John McCain
In Hard Call, acclaimed authors John McCain and Mark Salter describe the anatomy of great decisions in history by telling the remarkable stories of men and women who have exemplified composure, wisdom, and intellect in the face of life's toughest decisions.
- Also available as audio book
ISBN: 9780446699112
4. The American Journey of Barack Obama By The Editors of Life Magazine
Covers the candidate Barack Obama from his childhood and adolescence to his time as editor of The Harvard Law Review and his Chicago activist years, culminating with the excitement and fervor of the historic 2008 Democratic National Convention.
ISBN: 9780316045605
5. Goodnight Bush By Erich Origen
Also by Gan Golan. A hilarious and poignant visual requiem for the Bush administration.
ISBN: 9780316040419
6. Takeover By Charlie Savage
Takeover tells the story of how a group of true believers, led by VP Cheney, set out to establish near-monarchical executive powers that, in the words of one conservative critic, "will lie around like a loaded weapon" for any future president.
ISBN: 9780316118057
7. Her Way By Jeff Gerth
Also by Don Van Natta Jr. The first truly balanced investigation into the life and career of Hillary Rodham Clinton, Jeff Gerth and Don Van Natta Jr.'s masterful biography.
- Also available as audio book
ISBN: 9780316017435
8. Dream in Color By Congresswoman Linda Sánchez
Also by Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez. Often considered Congress's Odd Couple, these warm witty sisters are not only perfect role models for young Latinas in the US , but for all young women looking to break out and create a brighter future for themselves.
ISBN: 9780446508049
9. From Hope to Higher Ground By Mike Huckabee
In his insightful and plainspoken manner, Mike Huckabee carries hope to Americans and provides practical solutions to current problems in our nation.
ISBN: 9781599951553
10. The Revolution By Ron Paul
In this book, Texas congressman and presidential candidate Ron Paul provides answers to questions that few even dare to ask.
ISBN: 9780446537513
- Also available as audio book

11. What You Should Know About Politics . . . But Don't A Nonpartisan Guide to the Issues
Jessamyn Conrad


Sandra said...

Holy cats! All of them? I'd like to be entered please. Thank you.

Michele said...

I'd love to read all these. Or, to be honest, skim through some, read some, etc. Thanks for the great opportunity!

iubookgirl said...

Wow, what a great package! I'd love to win!

iubookgirl [at] gmail [dot] com

Sara said...

Please enter me too. 11 books is like an early Christmas!
Thank You.

Kimberly said...

Enter me please!


Ruth King said...

I'm a politics junkie and would love all of these!

ruth [at] bookisruth [dot] com

cpullum said...

Wow I would love to win these book like Christmas for me!!!

The Tome Traveller said...

Those look like required reading for our current season! Please enter me!

Lenore Appelhans said...

Ooh political books! I'd love to win these.

eclectic_reader said...

Wow wow and wow 11 whole books about hte hottest subject of the year!! Enter me please.


cindysloveofbooks said...

Wow what another great Hachette contest. I have seen alot of these contests. Its so generous of them to do that. Not one book but all eleven woohoo..LOL please count me in. There are so really good books in the selection.


betty R.~Simply Southern said...

If i won these me,my son and daughter in law would be saying thank you.We are all avid readers and have been reading a lot about the presidential candidates and how the system actually works within.These would be awesome reads!I have not read either of these..enter me please and thank you.
have a great week,
i will also be adding your contest to my blog,hope you don't mind.

Serena said...

This looks like a great set of books. I'd love to be entered.

savvyverseandwit AT gmail DOT com

Belladonna1975 said...

I would love to win these books!! Thanks!


rhapsodyinbooks said...

These books certainly cover the political spectrum! It's perfect for my house, since we are all over it (and yet coexist under the same roof!)


nbmars AT yahoo DOT com

Anonymous said...

Tina - this would be a great batch of books for me AND my husband. His reading taste doesn't often run in the same vein as mine, but this great batch of books would be very timely!


Lisa said...

I'll enter, sure, what the heck! (Love your blog, by the way.)

Melwyk said...

Yikes this is a lot of books! I'm only giving away one little Canadian book this BAFAB week.
(you don't have to put me into the draw, I am not fond of politics...)

Alyce said...

I love books about politics! What an amazing giveaway!

akreese (at) hotmail (dot) com

Rue said...

Looks like some great books. Thanks for the chance to win.
Ruthann (dot) francis (at) gmail (dot) com.

Alice said...

Wow! What a great giveaway! Please enter me. Thanks!

bluebyrd24 at gmail dot com

Anonymous said...

I would LOVE to win these books! Thanks to you and Hatchette for such a great giveaway.

Rebekah E. said...

Wow, what a great contest. Please enter me.

Wendi said...

What a great giveaway - my husband and I were talking about the Vice Presidential National Debate last night, and both of us were wishing we knew more about the current politics! This would be great for us!!

Please enter me - I'll post a link on my site!

Take care - Wendi

Wendi said...

Oh! forgot my email!!
wbarker (at) hotmail.com

Jayme said...

i can't wait until the election! my first presidential election!

Kathy W said...

Please enter me in your contest. I would love to read these books.
What a neat contest!!
You can reach me either by leaving a message on my blog or by emailing me at kathy_christine14(at)yahoo.(com).

cpullum said...

Wow I love the Hachette Book Giveaway Contest!!! Thanks!!!


janetfaye said...

I would love to win and read these books!

Thank you!

janetfaye (at) gmail (dot) com

Anonymous said...

Wow! I'd love to win these books! Thanks so much for giving all of us the chance! Please enter me in the contest. Thanks.

Debbie Sharnak said...

I would love to be able to get these books! Thank you so much for this contest!!


Anonymous said...

count me in!

plur268 at yahoo dot com

Unknown said...

a wonderful cache!!!!

Unknown said...

what a wonderful cache!!!

Anonymous said...

what a wonderful cache!!

Anonymous said...

what a wonderful cache!!!

Ken Cenerelli said...

Sign me up as well!!

Ken Cenerelli said...

Sign me up as well please!

Anonymous said...

My goodness What a good package of books please enter me. (DJLunchlady91404@yahoo.com)

Bebemiqui said...

My hubby (the politics fanatic) would flip if I gave him a collection like this!

Anonymous said...

My Dad and my grandpa LOVE politics - I always try to get them books like these for Christmas - but I have trouble choosing, since I'm not all that political myself. Would love to divide this prize pack for their Christmas gift!


Anonymous said...

I'd love to win this great set! Lots to read and learn and rumminate on... LOL Thanks!

aliyadaya (AT) shaw (dot) ca

Unknown said...

Holy smokes - a lot to read before the election (but I'd love to give it a try).

Anonymous said...

This would be a great addition to my lbrart. Several of them I would want to read right away.


windycindy said...

This is such a fabulous book prize giveaway package! Our whole family could benefit from these books. One of my older sons is in college and the other in high school. My niece is a political science major and some of these books could be the perfect Christmas gifts for family members. Please enter me in your delightful drawing. Many thanks.....Cindi

LuAnn said...

I'd love to win all these books!

RoyalCheryl said...

This is a phenomenal giveaway of books. Count me in. Thank You.

Anonymous said...

Would absolutely love to have win! Such a great giveaway... fair and balanced, so to speak!

Please enter me...


twenty4 [at] gmx [dot] com

D. Bronson said...

All these books? Books are great, i love them even though i may not read ALL of the books, i will read the majority and skim the rest, just to be fair like politics ought to be, i'll give each book a chance. Please enter me. Regards, Desi

Anonymous said...

Entering the contest :)

Angela said...

Thanks for the giveaway. I would love to read these books.

axelrulz@hotmail (dot)com

Anonymous said...

This contest looks great! Please, enter me.


bison61 said...

this is a great package of books-thanks

tiramisu392 (at) yahoo.com

Anonymous said...

Awesome package! gnox at hotmail

Anonymous said...

There are some really relevant books there--would make very interesting reading!

Anonymous said...

I love political books. Looks great!


Erin said...

I'm a political junkie, so thank you for an awesome giveaway!

ChristyJan said...

What a great giveaway contest! I'd love to be entered!

hawkes (at) citlink.net

Kimberly said...

What a fantastic giveaway!!! Some of the books look really interesting. I would love to be entered in your contest please? Thanks!

HunnyV "at" Optonline "dot" net

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