The grand prize: A signed copy of Duke Ellington’s Nutcracker Suite (signed by me, Don Tate), choice of a $25 iTunes or Amazon gift certificate (winner’s choice), DVD of Jazz Legends: Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 1929-1943. And don’t forget, every book comes with a CD filled with Ellington’s Nutcracker Suite holiday jazz music!
Single prizes: Ten individuals will win one signed book.
Several ways to enter — Do one (1) of the following:
**Tweet this blog post. Let me know that you’ve tweeted so I can enter you in the drawing. Here’s a suggested tweet:
Enter to win a copy of DUKE ELLINGTON’S NUTCRACKER SUITE, a jazzy holiday book, illus. by Don Tate (@devas_T): http://bit.ly/qOvwgH #kidlit
**Announce my giveaway on Facebook. Let me know so I can enter you in the drawing. Here’s a suggested status update:
Enter to win a copy of DUKE ELLINGTON’S NUTCRACKER SUITE, a jazzy holiday book, illustrated by Don Tate: http://bit.ly/qOvwgH
**Like me on Facebook! Let me know that I’m ‘liked’ so I can enter you in the drawing.
**Or you can simply comment on this post (or email me directly). Be sure to include an email address (formatted like: don at donate dot com), or you can send me a link to your email address.
The drawing will be held and announced on Friday November 4th, 2011 (Deadline: midnight CST Nov. 3). I’ll put all the names in a hat. Those who have announced the giveaway on Twitter or Facebook will earn a double entry into the drawing. Let me know if you are a teacher or librarian, you’ll earn a triple entry!
Due to the high costs of postage, I’ve had to limit the eligibility to folks in the United States and Canada.
Again, 10 signed books given away, in addition to the grand prize.
A special thanks to my publisher, Charlesbridge Publishing, for donating books!
Thank you all for your support.