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Win a trip to the Franschhoek Literary Festival plus 41 books!


By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by the following terms and conditions.

Route to entry for the competition and details of how to enter are on our Facebook page HERE.

The competition closes on 31 December 2018 at 17h00 and is only open to South African citizens. After this date no further entries to the competition will be permitted.

Entrants under the age of 18 must obtain permission from their parents or guardians before entering.

There is no entry fee and no purchase is necessary to enter this competition.

Jonathan Ball Publishers (Must Read Books) are not responsible for entries that are late, incomplete or that are not received due to technical problems of any sort. Jonathan Ball Publishers are not responsible for any injury or damage to your or any other person’s computer, mobile telephone or other device used by you or any other person to enter into the competition.

Jonathan Ball Publishers (Must Read Books) are not responsible for any costs or expenses which you, or any other person, incur during and for purposes of your entry into the competition and your acceptance and/or use of a prize.

The first prize includes the following:

  • One winning entrant will win a two-night stay for two at a guest house in Franschhoek, departing 17 May and returning 19 May 2019. The prize includes accommodation based on two adults sharing a twin or double room; two return economy flights; as well as car hire for the duration of the trip. The prize includes tickets to a selected number of author events. All meals, beverages, spending money, insurances, service charges, taxes, transfers, personal expenditure or incidental costs are not included in the prize unless specified and are the responsibility of the prize winner.
  • All forty-one (41) Fantastic Festive Reads that are on promotion for 2018.

There is one (1) second prize that includes the following:

  • A collection of twelve (12) Fantastic Festive Reads that are on promotion for 2018.

The prizes are not transferable for cash.

Winners will be notified by email by 22 January 2019.

The winner will be determined by way of a random draw conducted by representative/s of Jonathan Ball Publishers (Must Read Books).

The winners will be notified by means of the contact details provided. If Jonathan Ball Publishers (Must Read Books) are unable to contact a winner within 14 days the winner will forfeit the prize and Jonathan Ball Publishers (Must Read Books) reserve the right to select an alternate winner from the remaining valid entries submitted.

Once winners have consented, their names will be announced on social media platforms Facebook and Twitter.

Once the competition closes, winners’ names will also be published on www.mustreadbooks.co.za.

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