Anyone else struggling with a book buying obsession? Got a weekend getaway coming up and need some reading to bring with you? We’ve got you covered!
To celebrate this year’s Noirwich Crime Writing Festival which is taking place online for the very first time, we’ve teamed up with The Crime Vault to gift one lucky winner with a bundle of ten of the hottest crime writing reads of the summer.
Whisper Network by Chandler Baker
A Better Man by Louise Penney
A Knock at the Door by T.W. Ellis
Cry Baby by Mark Billingham
Fallen Angel by Chris Brookmyre
Nine Elms by Robert Bryndza
Seven Lies by Elizabeth Kay
Still Life by Val McDermid
The Wicked Sister by Karen Dionne
The Woods by Vanessa Savage
To be in with a chance of winning, all you have to do is enter your details via the entry form below. Your details will only be shared with the National Centre for Writing and not passed on to any other parties, unless you have opted-in to their newsletters. Full terms & conditions can be found below.
The competition will close at 11.59pm on Wednesday 2 September 2020.
The Crime Vault is the place to discover great crime and thriller books and ebooks online. They offer recommendations and competitions to win the latest bestsellers and crime classics, plus brand-new titles never before available in the UK. Showcasing exclusive material by internationally bestselling authors alongside thrilling new voices, all these great reads are available to buy through their online retail partners at the touch of a button on their website: www.thecrimevault.com
Terms and Conditions
The prize draw (the “Prize Draw”) is open to people aged 18 and over living in the UK who enter their details on the Noirwich competition entry page.
Employees of Noirwich Crime Writing Festival, The Crime Vault, or anyone else connected with the Prize Draw may not enter the Prize Draw.
Entrants into the Prize Draw shall be deemed to have accepted these Terms and Conditions.
Only one entry per person.
Noirwich accepts no responsibility is taken for entries that are lost, delayed, misdirected or incomplete or cannot be delivered or entered for any technical or other reason. Proof of delivery of the entry is not proof of receipt by Noirwich.
The closing date of the Prize Draw is 23:59 on Wednesday 2 September 2020. Entries received outside this time period will not be considered.
One winner will be chosen from a random draw of entries received in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. The draw will be performed by a random computer process. The draw will take place on Thursday 3 September 2020.
The winner will receive a bundle of 10 books from The Crime Vault. Book titles are subject to change.
Noirwich accepts no responsibility for any costs associated with the prize and not specifically included in the prize.
The winner will be notified by email on or before Friday 4 September 2020 and must provide an email address. If a winner does not respond to Noirwich within 5 days of being notified by Noirwich, then the winner’s prize will be forfeited and Noirwich shall be entitled to select another winner in accordance with the process described above (and that winner will have to respond to notification of their win within 5 days or else they will also forfeit their prize). If a winner rejects their prize or the entry is invalid or in breach of these Terms and Conditions, the winner’s prize will be forfeited and Noirwich shall be entitled to select another winner.
The prize will be sent to the winner by post.
The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable, and is not redeemable for cash or other prizes.
Noirwich reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, this Prize Draw with or without prior notice due to reasons outside its control (including, without limitation, in the case of anticipated, suspected or actual fraud). The decision of Noirwich in all matters under its control is final and binding and no correspondence will be entered in to.
The Prize Draw will be governed by English law and entrants to the Prize Draw submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
Catch up on Noirwich 2020!
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