SCBWI

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Children's Book Writers
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Great Member Incentives for SCBWI BookStop Users

 

SCBWI BookStop gives you a chance to get some added fun while you present your page or visit many of the wonderful independently and traditionally published books. Here’s how you can enter the incentives.

 

Page Presenters: 

 

Get Social with SCBWI BookStop

Use your creativity while promoting your page and your book. Come up with a unique way to showcase your book on social media through video, photos, and/or text. We will feature the winning entries on SCBWI social media—Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Our social platforms have over 65,000 followers, who then reach millions of book fans worldwide.

 

– Post your entry on your social media pages. Be sure to include to include the hashtag #SCBWIBookStopSocial

– There will be 9 winners in total, 3 winners per period. Dates for posting the winners’ creativity will all be on Thursdays—11/1, 11/15, and 11/29. Hashtag your entry with #SCBWIBookStopSocial

– For the 11/1 posting: your entry must be for the period from Tuesday, 10/23 through Monday, 10/29, and must be posted by 11:59pm PT on Monday, 10/29. Entries timestamped after that date and time will be not be eligible. Hashtag your entry with #SCBWIBookStopSocial

– For the 11/15 posting: your entry must be for the period from Tuesday, 10/30 through Monday, 11/12, and must be posted by 11:59pm PT on Monday, 11/12. Entries timestamped after that date and time will be not be eligible. Hashtag your entry with #SCBWIBookStopSocial

– For the 11/29 posting: your entry must be for the period from Tuesday, 11/13 through Monday, 11/26, and must be posted by 11:59pm PT on Monday, 11/26. Entries timestamped after that date and time will be not be eligible. Hashtag your entry with #SCBWIBookStopSocial

– You may enter once per period, once per social media platform. You may enter each period as long as you’re not a winner in any other period.

– Winners are decided at the judges’ discretion and are final.

– The list of winners for each entry period will be posted on this page.

 

 

Featured on SCBWI BookStop

Get a little help from your friends and fans! Accumulate as many comments on your BookStop page from different visitors as you can and email the number of comments you received to scbwibookstop@scbwi.org. The email’s subject line must read SCBWI BookStop – Feature.

– The top 5 entries will be featured on the BookStop landing page from 11/19 through 11/26—this period includes Thanksgiving Day, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday shopping days.

– Those top 5 entries will also have SCBWI purchase 10 copies of their book and send them to a school and/or library of the winners’ choice. All 10 books sent to one location, or can be divided into two donations of five books.

– The promotion period will be from Tuesday, 10/23 through Wednesday, 11/13. Your entry must be received by 11:59pm PT on Wednesday, 11/13. Entries timestamped after that date and time will not be eligible.

– You may enter only once.

– Winners are decided at the judges’ discretion and are final.

– The list of winners for each entry period will be posted on this page.

  

 

Page Visitors:

 

Make your visits count—members who visit BookStop pages also have a chance to win. Visit as many pages as possible during the promotion periods for a chance to win VISA gift cards.

– Visit as many pages as possible and leave comments on all of them.

– Three winners will be chosen for each promotion period and will receive VISA gift card prizes:

          $100 for 1st place

          $75 for 2nd place

          $50 for 3rd place

 

– New winners will be announced every two weeks on Tuesdays 11/6, 11/20, and 12/4.

– Send an email to scbwibookstop@scbwi.org with the name of the book and author of each page visited. The email’s subject line must read SCBWI BookStop – Page Visitors <date>  (with the correct date at the end, so 11/6 for the first week, 11/20 for the second week and 12/4 for the third week)

– For the 11/6 drawing: Visits must happen between Tuesday, 10/23 and Sunday, 11/4. Emails must be received no later than Sunday 11/4 at 11:59pm PT. Entries timestamped after that date and time will not be eligible.

– For the 11/20 drawing: Visits must happen between Monday, 11/5 and Sunday, 11/18. Emails must be received no later than Sunday, 11/18 at 11:59pm PT. Entries timestamped after that date and time will not be eligible.

– For the 12/4 drawing: Visits must happen between Monday, 11/19 and Sunday, 12/2. Emails must be received no later than Sunday, 12/2 at 11:59pm PT. Entries timestamped after that date and time will not be eligible.

– You may enter once per promotion period. You may not reuse an old list of page visits. Visit new pages each time you wish to enter.

– Winners are decided at the judges’ discretion and are final.

– The list of winners for each entry period will be posted on this page.