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25 Years, 25 Books

25 Years, 25 Books

To celebrate our 25th anniversary, the Calgary Distinguished Writers Program is giving away 25 books by CDWP authors past and present!

Between October 2018 and August 2019, we'll be giving away books by past and present Canadian Writers-in-Residence and Distinguished Visiting Writers to celebrate the CDWP's 25-year history of supporting emerging and established writers.

We'll run six giveaways over the course of the year, giving away copies of books by authors such as Amitav Ghosh, Eden Robinson, Liz Howard, and Neil Gaiman!

The second giveaway of the year is currently open. Entries will be collected up until 11:59 PM MST on Tuesday, December 4, 2018.

There are four ways to win, with up to four possible entries per book per participant:

    1. Follow us on Twitter and retweet the giveaway tweet(s) about the book(s) you want to win!
      - Ursula K. Le Guin, No Time to Spare
      - Jaspreet Singh, November: Poems
      - Zadie Smith, Feel Free
      - Deborah Willis, The Dark and Other Love Stories
    2. Follow us on Twitter and tweet using the hashtag #CDWP25, talking about the book(s) you want to win!
    3. Like us on Facebook and like the giveaway post(s) about the book(s) you want to win!
      - Ursula K. Le Guin, No Time to Spare
      - Jaspreet Singh, November: Poems
      - Zadie Smith, Feel Free
      - Deborah Willis, The Dark and Other Love Stories
    4. Will you be attending An Evening with Amitav Ghosh? Don't forget to fill out our event feedback survey after November 20 for an extra chance to win!

      This method will only be applicable second giveaways. Please note that replies to the event feedback survey will be cross-referenced with guest lists to confirm eligibility through this method.

Participants must be residents of Canada (excluding Québec) and of the age of majority in their province or territory of residence.

One entrant will be chosen per book per giveaway.

Full contest rules and eligibility requirements