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Archive | Competitions

Win a Disney Frozen Hamper!

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To stand a chance to enter this stunning frozen hamper, all you have to do is comment on this blog and tell us which store event you would like to attend and who your favourite Frozen character is! Entries close at 9pm on 23 July and the winner will be announced on 24 July. Please […]

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1995 Rugby World Cup Anniversary Competition

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“Dare we hope? We dare. Can we hope? We can. Should we hope? We must, because to do otherwise is to waste the most precious gifts, given so freely by God to all of us.” -Andy Ripley “Ripley’s World” This year marks the 20 year anniversary of South Africa’s victory at the 1995 Rugby World […]

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Win with Shaun the Sheep!

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We have another great competition for little Bookworms! Enter our competition celebrating the release of the new Shaun the Sheep movie and stand a chance to win one of 3 Shaun the Sheep hampers! The hampers include: 2x Shaun the Sheep movie tie in books 1x Shaun the Sheep poster 1x Shaun the Sheep Door […]

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A Competition for New Bookworms!

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We have a special competition for all of the Grade 1’s starting their exciting journey on the road to education! At Exclusive Books we love to encourage new readers, and what better way to start your first year of school than with a hamper of lovely new books to enjoy as you learn. How to […]

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Drum roll, please…the winner of Untold Stories!

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Dear Readers, It has been a long journey, filled with hundreds of letters and stories, one that has been exciting and challenging and we are finally at an end. The announcement of the winner is particularly pleasing for us because it so happens that she is not only deserving of the prize given the quality […]

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Untold Stories Finalists

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Untold Stories Finalists Upon this humble writer’s desk landed more than five hundred letters. While many were instantly disqualified for being only typed, the standard of the competition was set very high from the start. As a gathering of Bookers opened letter after letter, we realised that selecting the top 100 would be an immensely […]

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Bloody Book Week 2014

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Fanatics! Click on the banner above to stand a chance to win tickets to one of the stunning Author Breakfasts! Africa’s only crime book festival is celebrating its fifth year with super stars Peter James, Deon Meyer and many others jetting into Joburg to celebrate one of the hottest book genres around between 6-9th August. […]

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Frequently Asked Questions: Untold Stories

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Hang on, what do you mean by ‘dead letter’? Dead letters are letters that were never delivered on time. They got lost, or sent to the wrong place and bounced back and forth. The sender intended for them to be read as soon as possible, but they never were. As such, your letter must speak […]

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Untold Stories: Tell Your Story and Stand a Chance to Win a 3 Year Scholarship! (Closed – Winner Announced)

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Winner Announcement here: http://blog.exclusivebooks.co.za/drum-roll-please-the-winner-of-untold-stories/ Letters have long been a repository of personal and national history – they are the expressions of love and loss, the art form common to both common folk and royalty. In an increasingly impersonal age of a thousand boring emails that end with disclaimers and exhortations not to print this email […]

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