Sunday, January 9, 2011

Giveaway: WHERE SHE WENT (ARC) by Gayle Forman


Yes, you read that title correctly. I was extremely lucky and incredibly grateful to have been given an ARC of this long-awaited sequel to If I Stay. I held on to it and cherished it for a few months, but I think it's time that another reader can read it and pass it along.

And if you're curious... let's just say I LOVED this book. It is definitely a worthy sequel and it is utterly breathtaking. And trust me, you will totally fall in love with Adam.

That said, a requirement for this giveaway is that if you win, you must promise to review this book on your blog (if you have one) or Amazon or Goodreads (get one), or if you absolutely can't to do any of these, you must promise to pass it along to a friend/blogger/fellow booklover. I don't want this ARC to just be sitting on another person's TBR bookshelf, unread, until April.

And because I am paying for shipping, the physical ARC will only be shipped to US/Canada mailing addresses. However, I will also give away a PREORDER of Where She Went from The Book Depository (international).

Prizes: ARC of Where She Went by Gayle Forman (US/Canada), and a Preorder of Where She Went (International)


Book summary ~sequel to If I Stay:

It's been three years since the devastating accident . . . three years since Mia walked out of Adam's life forever.

Now living on opposite coasts, Mia is Juilliard's rising star and Adam is LA tabloid fodder, thanks to his new rock star status and celebrity girlfriend. When Adam gets stuck in New York by himself, chance brings the couple together again, for one last night. As they explore the city that has become Mia's home, Adam and Mia revisit the past and open their hearts to the future and each other.

Told from Adam's point of view in the spare, lyrical prose that defined If I Stay, Where She Went explores the devastation of grief, the promise of new hope, and the flame of rekindled romance
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~Rules~
-open Internationally
-ends Feb. 4
-winner must promise to review the ARC. (see above)
-since this is a sequel, I do prefer it if you have read If I Stay first... if you haven't you better get to it :p
-fill out the form below, winner chosen by Random.org

~Extras~
-Blog Follower +2
-Add me to your blogroll +2
-Tweet: +1
** You can tweet once every 48 hours, each tweet is (+1). Fill out this form for each additional tweet.
Just tweet something like
"I want to win Where She Went by Gayle Forman from @pinkcreamsoda (ends 2/4, Intl) http://bit.ly/gzFMSS"


GIVEAWAY CLOSED
Thanks for entering, winner will be announced shortly!









Where She Went on Goodreads, Amazon.com, Amazon.ca, TBD
Author website / twitter

PS- your ARC will look like this :)

33 comments:

  1. Thank you for the contest! *hugs* I'm dying to read this!

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  2. OMG! This is too good to be true! Thank you so effing much!

    Please pick me! I promise! I promise!

    Is it bad to say that I hope no one else enters this contest?

    *glares at others who dare*

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  3. Ahh!! This is so amazing! Thanks for the waytooepic giveaway! :D

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  4. I loved the first book! I can't wait for this one when it comes out :>

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  5. P.S. if it gets me extra entries, just wanted to add that I follow on Twitter and subscribe via e-mail (before this contest was announced).

    LOL ;)

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  6. Thank you so much for the giveaway! I can't wait for Where She Went.

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  7. OMG OMG! This was at the TOP of my 2011 releases that I had to have.

    (PS. I hope I didn't enter twice. My computer was having a fail of a moment. )

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  8. Awesome giveaway! And I think it is a great idea to pass on the ARC and spread the book love once finished to another to review.

    Thank you for the giveaway :)

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  9. thank you for this great giveaway!!I really wanted to read this book;)

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  10. Best giveaway ever! For real. I absolutely loved Gayle Forman's If I Stay and have been eagerly (read: desperately) awaiting If I Stay.

    Thanks for this generous giveaway. I will be tweeting this like crazy for sure. ;)

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  11. Wow that's really, really generous of you! I loved If I Stay but I'm really nervous to read this one, everything I've read has been positive though, but still I thought If I Stay had a perfect ending.

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  12. I can't even wait to read this book! I run a book club for teens girls and we just read If I Stay in Dec. They all loved it! I solemnly promise to review this book if I win...Thanks for the opportunity!

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  13. I absolutely loved the first one and just recently reviewed in on my blog, I would LOVE to win this one!

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  14. Ooops! I did something really stupid. I put the link for your blog for the link to the blogroll rather than MY blog.

    I put you on my blogroll I promise.

    Beth S.
    http://bethsfbtb.blogspot.com

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  15. Oops I have been eagerly awaiting Where She Went. That's what happens when I try to comment at 6 am!

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  16. I LOVED If I Stay and would love to get an arc of the sequel. (It would be my very first ARC ever!!!) I don't usually do book blogs on my blogspot (more of a teacher reflection blog), but I will if I win. And, I'll do one on goodreads, too.
    My students would think I was WAY cool if I got an arc of this book. :)

    Thanks for the giveaway.
    mardie

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  17. Thank you so very much for the chance very nice of you :)

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  18. Wow! I can't wait to read this one. Thanks for the chance to win!

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  19. Thanks so much for the chance to win Where She Went!! I absolutely loved If I Stay, though I was bawling my eyes out practically the entire time I was reading it, lol. ^_^

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  20. wahoo! I loved if I Stay ~ I've read it twice. I know this is going to be brilliant ~ especially as it comes with your stamp of approval :)

    xx

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  21. I want this book SOOOOO BAD! Fingers are crossed I win! Thanks so much for passing on your ARC and the preorder giveaway!

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  22. Thank you thank you thank you, for this giveaway this is my second most wanted book of 2011.

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  23. Thank you so much for this amazing opportunity!!!

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  24. Definitely been waiting for this sequel. :)

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  25. Oh gosh this is an amazing contest. Thanks so much!

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  26. Terrific giveaway! Thanks for making it international!

    I'm about 20 pages away from finishing If I stay and will have the review up for that in the next day or so
    :)

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  27. Thanks so much! This book looks amazing and I cannot wait to read it! :)

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  28. I had not done this when I originally entered because I didn't have my blog set up here but I've added you to my sidebar.

    http://veggiesandbooks.blogspot.com/

    +2

    I just finished If I Stay. So good. I can't wait to read the sequel.

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