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Another giveaway (this time from Quirk)!

September 4, 2009

Sense and Sensibility and Sea MonstersAs I’ve mentioned since starting my Everything Austen challenge, I’ve had such a wonderful response from both authors and publishers who have been really great in sending Austen-inspired books for giveaways. Next up is the highly anticipated follow-up to Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Quirk books Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters! Quirk books has very generously sent me THREE copies of Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters to give away!

To enter to win a copy of S&S&SM, just leave a comment in this post along with a valid e-mail address. For an additional chance to win you can Tweet about this giveaway (@SWrittenWord has THREE copies of Sense&Sensibility&SeaMonsters to giveaway!! #everythingausten) or post about this contest on your own blog. Please note that this giveaway is open to everyone (including my international readers!) and you have until Saturday, September 12th at 8 p.m. EST to enter. I will announce the winners the next day. Good luck!!

If you enjoyed the above book trailer, take a peek at Leeches in our Pants, The Making of the Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters Book Trailer here.  Thanks again Quirk for sending the books to me for a giveaway! Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters will be released on September 15, 2009.

107 Comments leave one →
  1. September 4, 2009 1:34 pm

    Oh yay! please enter me!

    I tweeted about it here:

  2. September 4, 2009 1:36 pm

    OOOH! I’d love to win this book!


    I tweeted:

  3. jpetroroy permalink
    September 4, 2009 1:42 pm

    I’d love to be entered!

    I tweeted here:

  4. Erin permalink
    September 4, 2009 1:51 pm

    I can’t wait to read this book! How could anyone not want to read it after seeing the awesome book trailer?!

  5. Laura B. permalink
    September 4, 2009 1:57 pm

    Sign me up!

  6. September 4, 2009 2:10 pm

    loved zombies. I did tweet @SWrittenWord has THREE copies of Sense&Sensibility&SeaMonsters to giveaway!! #everythingausten

    How do you do what the Julie and Jenn did? sort of newbie tweeter! Thanks for enter me.

  7. September 4, 2009 2:11 pm

    I tweeted as well!

  8. September 4, 2009 2:17 pm

    Ohhh, I can’t wait to read this book!! Love the trailer. :)

    Tweeted! (

  9. September 4, 2009 2:23 pm

    This is an awesome giveaway! Please enter me! I really like this series of books and think they are a lot of fun.


  10. September 4, 2009 2:23 pm

    Oh I’d love to win a copy of this! I picked up P&P and Zombies the other day in the store and stood and read it for a few minutes! These are too funny!


  11. September 4, 2009 2:29 pm

    Reading Pride & Prejudice & Zombies right now, so would love to get a copy of Sense & Sensibility & Sea Monsters to read for Everything Austen as well.
    baileysandbooks (at) gmail (dot) com

    I will also be tweeting this!


  12. September 4, 2009 2:37 pm

    These books just look so fun. Please throw my name in the hat! Thank you :)

  13. September 4, 2009 3:00 pm

    Throw my name in too…thanks!
    JQSteve (at) aol (dot) com

  14. September 4, 2009 3:34 pm

    I would LOVE to win a copy of this book. I loved P&P&Z and can’t wait to see how Sense and Sensibility fares with sea monsters!

    Thanks for another great contest!

  15. September 4, 2009 4:13 pm

    Yes, Please sign me up . . . would love a copy. P&P and Zombies is my next read.

  16. September 4, 2009 4:18 pm

    Yippee! Having recently seen the movie, Sense and Sensibility, I would LOVE to win this book!

    I will post about this in my blog’s sidebar (complete with ridiculous cover!).

  17. Wanda permalink
    September 4, 2009 4:30 pm

    I would love to be entered in your draw. Thanks.
    wandanamgreb (at) gmail (dot) com

  18. pixie13 permalink
    September 4, 2009 4:36 pm

    Oooh, so cool. Count me in, please. Thanks!

  19. September 4, 2009 4:39 pm

    Oops! Here’s my email address: Suko95 (at) gmail (dot) com

  20. September 4, 2009 4:49 pm

    ohhhh I have been wanting this book since I’ve read about it. I also Tweeted about you contest:

    Thank you for the chance.

  21. September 4, 2009 5:19 pm

    Oh yes please! I tweeted too.

    Loved the trailer the last time you linked to it.


  22. Barb S. permalink
    September 4, 2009 5:47 pm

    Please please enter me into this give away. I really want to read this book.

  23. Barb S. permalink
    September 4, 2009 5:47 pm

    I tweeted about the giveaway:

  24. September 4, 2009 5:55 pm

    I’d love to win!

    nbmars AT yahoo DOT com

  25. etirv permalink
    September 4, 2009 5:56 pm

    First time I heard of this book and I am really curious, thanks, please count me in!

  26. September 4, 2009 5:58 pm

    I would love to enter! I haven’t read Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, but my fiance totally wants to have a shot at these and I must admit I’m not too averse myself. =)

    meghankk at gmail dot com

    tweeted here:


  27. Renee G permalink
    September 4, 2009 5:58 pm

    I would love to read this.


  28. September 4, 2009 6:01 pm

    I’d love to be entered to win! I’ll keep my fingers crossed!

  29. September 4, 2009 8:36 pm

    Can’t wait to read this!

    Btw, tweeted and will make mention on my blog.

    kimm-barnes at hotmail dot com

  30. September 4, 2009 8:50 pm

    I have my eye on this book already. I would love to win. Thanks for the chance.

    I did twitter about this giveaway. (I do not know how to find a link to a status twitter link)


  31. September 4, 2009 8:57 pm

    Please enter me!


  32. September 4, 2009 8:57 pm

    Please enter me – I am falling behind on the Everything Austen challenge! I have only read one book so far, but if I win this I promise I’ll read it LOL!


  33. September 4, 2009 9:06 pm

    What a cool giveaway…sign me up!! :)

  34. September 4, 2009 9:08 pm

    how exciting, I’d love to be included!!

  35. September 4, 2009 9:09 pm

    i have tweeted:

  36. September 4, 2009 11:29 pm

    Enter me!!! And I tweeted –

  37. Emily W permalink
    September 5, 2009 12:48 am

    Awesome!!! Enter me please!

    emily DOT wittenberg @ gmail DOT com

  38. jennifermorrill permalink
    September 5, 2009 1:19 am

    I laugh out loud at that trailer every time I watch it…which is every time I see it posted!

    Please enter me. I need another novel to read for Everything Austen!


    I also added this post to the sidebar of my blog.

  39. September 5, 2009 5:18 am

    I’ve finished reading Pride and Prejudice and Zombies and I’m looking forward to this book! :)
    Please enter me into the contest!

    tweeted this:


  40. September 5, 2009 10:52 am

    Please enter me!

    butterflythunder (at) sbcglobal (dot) net

  41. September 5, 2009 11:02 am

    Enter me, please! I’d love to win a copy :)


  42. September 5, 2009 11:25 am

    Please enter me. This one looks like a lot of fun!

  43. stacybuckeye permalink
    September 5, 2009 2:47 pm

    Please sign me up! Thanks :)
    stacybooks at yahoo

  44. September 5, 2009 5:30 pm

    I have P&P&Z here so I must read S&S&SM! Thanks for the great giveaway!!

    I tweeted:

    BFish (dot) Reads (at) gmail (dot) com

  45. September 5, 2009 7:00 pm

    Yeah, I would love to win this book!

    hmsgofita at hotmail dot com

  46. September 5, 2009 7:04 pm

    I just tweeted about on

    Don’t know how to link it to the URL, though, sorry!

  47. September 5, 2009 10:47 pm

    I admit I am quite skeptical of this one, but I’m intrigued and want to give it a try. I also blogged about it on my blog. :)

  48. heatherzilla permalink
    September 6, 2009 3:40 am

    Sounds like an interesting read. Please include me in the giveaway.

  49. September 6, 2009 10:01 am

    P&P&Z is on my To-Read list, so I’ll definitely add this one as well. Sign me up!


  50. September 6, 2009 10:50 am

    Hi Stephanie!
    I have been looking forward to reading this! Please enter me in your giveaway!

    * I also posted your giveaway on my blog on the sidebar! Here’s my blog:

    Thanks for hosting the giveaway!

    quzy [at] mac [dot] com

  51. linnahsu permalink
    September 6, 2009 11:23 am

    Please please count me in! I want to read this book. :D

    linna.hsu at gmail dot com

  52. karen k permalink
    September 6, 2009 12:35 pm

    Would LOVE to read this one…thanks for the opportunity.

    karen k

  53. September 6, 2009 2:59 pm

    I blogged about this giveaway!

  54. Valerie permalink
    September 6, 2009 8:38 pm

    oohh! Sounds good

  55. September 6, 2009 9:02 pm

    I’d love to read this! Please enter me! :)


  56. Beth permalink
    September 6, 2009 10:32 pm

    Thanks for the great giveaway! Please enter me. This looks like a fun read.

  57. September 6, 2009 11:21 pm

    oh oh oh oh!! enter me enter me! pllsss!!!

    sensitivemuse at gmail dot com

  58. September 7, 2009 1:28 am

    One of my friends would love love love this book! She really went crazy over Pride and Prejudice and Zombies so I’m sure she’ll adore this one even more. I don’t particularly liked PPZ but I’m a huge Jane Austen fan so that’s something haha :D

  59. September 7, 2009 2:11 am

    Oh, PLEASE enter me to win – I would absolutely be THRILLED to win this book! :) Thanks for the chance to win a copy

  60. Jessie permalink
    September 7, 2009 2:42 am

    read P&P&Z and loved it, so excited for S&S&SM!!!

    Send a copy to me please!

  61. Amanda permalink
    September 7, 2009 9:42 am

    Sweet giveaway! Please enter me.


  62. Amanda permalink
    September 7, 2009 9:43 am

    I Tweeted:


  63. abookinhand permalink
    September 7, 2009 1:30 pm

    Can’t wait to read this book!!!

  64. September 7, 2009 1:30 pm

    I’ve been wanting this one! Please enter me!!!

    thetometraveller *at* yahoo (dot) com

    tweeting now….

  65. Tina permalink
    September 7, 2009 3:18 pm

    Awesome! My email is bwblue22(at)gmail(dot)com

    and I tweeted about it:

  66. September 7, 2009 5:29 pm

    would love to read this. Love the cover so much it hurts

  67. Lisa Justus permalink
    September 7, 2009 5:39 pm

    Would love to read this one.

  68. September 7, 2009 7:18 pm

    oo I think I’m comment 68 – good year that ;-P.

    I would love this book and YAY thanks for making it an international comp.. Australia thanks you.

    I’ve twittered the comp too.

  69. Raelena permalink
    September 8, 2009 12:11 am

    count me in please
    throuthehaze at gmail dot com

  70. September 8, 2009 4:27 am

    Please count me in.


  71. September 8, 2009 10:35 am

    Please enter me


  72. September 8, 2009 11:42 am

    Considering the number of comments on here, somehow I doubt I’ll win, but since I’m putting myself on a book-buying ban, I have to enter! Otherwise I know I’ll crack and buy this one, so here’s hoping I managed to snag a book. :D


  73. September 8, 2009 11:46 am

    Well I’ll enter just for the cover art :). Tweeted about it too…

  74. karen k permalink
    September 8, 2009 8:09 pm

    Please count me in….thanks, Stephanie.

    karen k

  75. September 8, 2009 9:37 pm

    I am so very skeptical of this one. But I want to read it nevertheless! And I blogged about it, too (Sat. Sept. 5). :)

  76. September 8, 2009 9:46 pm

    Enter me please!!f Thank you!!

  77. September 9, 2009 1:13 am

    OMG, want this book! Loved their first mash-up, and can’t wait to see what’s in store with this one. Great fun!

    +1 I’m tweeting this (@celialarsen)


  78. Natalie permalink
    September 9, 2009 9:24 am

    I can’t wait to read this, I loved Pride and Prejudice and Zombies.

    Enter me as well!

  79. fatima permalink
    September 9, 2009 11:29 am

    I’m looking forward to reading this!

  80. Ruth Ann permalink
    September 9, 2009 12:00 pm

    This looks like such a fun book. Thanks for the chance to win!

  81. Manuel permalink
    September 9, 2009 4:54 pm

    Great book!

  82. Tânia permalink
    September 9, 2009 4:55 pm

    I want this book so much!

  83. Joana permalink
    September 9, 2009 4:58 pm

    Please pick me!

  84. Luís permalink
    September 9, 2009 4:59 pm

    Please enter me in!

  85. Rosa permalink
    September 9, 2009 5:00 pm

    Amazing giveaway.

  86. João permalink
    September 9, 2009 5:07 pm

    This book looks soooo good! I really want it! :)

  87. Augusto permalink
    September 9, 2009 5:09 pm

    This sounds like a great book. Count me in!

  88. Patrícia permalink
    September 9, 2009 5:17 pm

    I’ve been wanting to read this book.

  89. Maria permalink
    September 9, 2009 5:18 pm

    Thanks for the giveaway. I would love to enter.

  90. Filipe permalink
    September 9, 2009 5:20 pm

    This book looks soooo good! I really want it! :)

  91. Alexandra permalink
    September 9, 2009 5:20 pm

    Please enter me in.

  92. Miguel permalink
    September 9, 2009 5:22 pm

    Thank you for this!

  93. Alexandra permalink
    September 9, 2009 5:22 pm

    Please enter me in!

  94. Virginie Barbeau permalink
    September 10, 2009 12:43 am

    Ooooo! Please enter me! (Will also tweet – @FleurDeMar)

    martina_ck AT shaw DOT ca

  95. September 10, 2009 6:23 am

    I’d love to read this book!

  96. Strangelove permalink
    September 11, 2009 7:30 pm

    Count me in!
    carlos_durao AT hotmail DOT com

  97. Edu Chico permalink
    September 11, 2009 7:41 pm

    I’m in! :)

    educhico AT gmail DOT com

  98. September 11, 2009 9:17 pm

    I would be interested in this book also…

  99. September 12, 2009 8:25 am

    I’d love to win this book.

  100. Debbie D permalink
    September 12, 2009 8:58 am

    Please inlcude me in your giveaway.

  101. Zahra Alley permalink
    September 12, 2009 2:54 pm

    Hey, I’d love to be in this contest. thanks!

  102. Zahra Alley permalink
    September 12, 2009 2:55 pm

    ^Whoops, also my email:


  103. September 12, 2009 5:25 pm

    awesome trailer! i would love to win this book. please enter me!
    bookmakeupreview at gmail dot com

  104. Lora Glass permalink
    November 4, 2009 11:56 am

    Sounds very interesting. Count me in!

  105. Deb Parker permalink
    November 16, 2009 12:03 pm

    I love everything Jane Austen and have read most of the books, and seen quite a few of the movies and series. Jane Austen is for eveyone to enjoy. As the colder months approach, it is time to read more Austen!

  106. Deb Parker permalink
    November 16, 2009 12:04 pm

    I forgot my email too! Sorry

  107. January 5, 2012 3:16 am

    Great blog here! Also your site loads up fast! What web host are you using? Can I get your affiliate link to your host? I wish my website loaded up as quickly as yours lol

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