Another Rainbow Rowell, Fangirl, is a extraordinary love story.
I’ve never cried reading a book as much as I did with this one. It was a roller coaster of emotions. The author is very good at this; keeping your pace and making you want to finish it in one sitting. Lovely, heartwarming…close to my heart… You see yourself in the story but not necessarily directly.
Don’t let the book cover fool you, this will tug on your heart strings and will make you cry. 
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Format: ISBN 13: 9781447263227 ISBN 10: 1447263227 Paperback
Deadline: May 24, 2014 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 
Question: Who is Cath’s sister?

Another Rainbow Rowell, Fangirl, is a extraordinary love story.

I’ve never cried reading a book as much as I did with this one. It was a roller coaster of emotions. The author is very good at this; keeping your pace and making you want to finish it in one sitting. Lovely, heartwarming…close to my heart… You see yourself in the story but not necessarily directly.

Don’t let the book cover fool you, this will tug on your heart strings and will make you cry. 

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Format: ISBN 13: 9781447263227 ISBN 10: 1447263227 Paperback

Deadline: May 24, 2014 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 

Question: Who is Cath’s sister?

I am a Rainbow Rowell fan. She never fails to amuse and make me cry! Attachments is her first published novel, a love story. 
“He knew why he wanted to kiss her. Because she was beautiful. And before that, because she was kind. And before that, because she was smart and funny. Because she was exactly the right kind of smart and funny. Because he could imagine taking a long trip with her without ever getting bored. Because whenever he saw something new and interesting, or new and ridiculous, he always wondered what she’d have to say about it—how many stars she’d give it and why.” 
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Format: ISBN 13: 9781409120537 ISBN 10: 140912053 Paperback
Deadline: April 20, 2014 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 
Question: This story takes place around which event? Choose: Y2K or September 11?

I am a Rainbow Rowell fan. She never fails to amuse and make me cry! Attachments is her first published novel, a love story. 

“He knew why he wanted to kiss her. Because she was beautiful. And before that, because she was kind. And before that, because she was smart and funny. Because she was exactly the right kind of smart and funny. Because he could imagine taking a long trip with her without ever getting bored. Because whenever he saw something new and interesting, or new and ridiculous, he always wondered what she’d have to say about it—how many stars she’d give it and why.” 

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Format: ISBN 13: 9781409120537 ISBN 10: 140912053 Paperback

Deadline: April 20, 2014 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 

Question: This story takes place around which event? Choose: Y2K or September 11?

A story about the end of the world which young adults will love. 
Set in a fictional town of Ealing, Iowa, Austin and his best friend Robby have accidentally unleashed an unstoppable army of horny six-foot-tall praying mantises. Yup, you read that right.
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Format: ISBN 13: 9781405273411 ISBN 10: 1405273410 Paperback 
Deadline: March 27, 2014 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 
Question: What is the name of the book’s narrator and protagonist?
Winner: whimsycarousel

A story about the end of the world which young adults will love. 

Set in a fictional town of Ealing, Iowa, Austin and his best friend Robby have accidentally unleashed an unstoppable army of horny six-foot-tall praying mantises. Yup, you read that right.

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Format: ISBN 13: 9781405273411 ISBN 10: 1405273410 Paperback 

Deadline: March 27, 2014 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 

Question: What is the name of the book’s narrator and protagonist?

Winner: whimsycarousel

“The Goldfinch is a rarity that comes along perhaps half a dozen times per decade, a smartly written literary novel that connects with the heart as well as the mind….Donna Tartt has delivered an extraordinary work of fiction.” - Stephen King, The New York Times Book Review
Intimidating at first but a very good book. It’s a story involving Theo Decker. A story about loss and survival.
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Format: ISBN 13: 9780349139630 ISBN 10: 0349139636 Paperback 
Deadline: March 24, 2014 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 
Question: Donna Tartt’s new novel is titled after a famous painting in the Netherlands. Who is the painter of this painting?
Winner: Tet Cortez

The Goldfinch is a rarity that comes along perhaps half a dozen times per decade, a smartly written literary novel that connects with the heart as well as the mind….Donna Tartt has delivered an extraordinary work of fiction.” - Stephen King, The New York Times Book Review

Intimidating at first but a very good book. It’s a story involving Theo Decker. A story about loss and survival.

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Format: ISBN 13: 9780349139630 ISBN 10: 0349139636 Paperback 

Deadline: March 24, 2014 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 

Question: Donna Tartt’s new novel is titled after a famous painting in the Netherlands. Who is the painter of this painting?

Winner: Tet Cortez

If you have been following me on Twitter or reading my blog or witnessed the start of Mensis Liber you’ll be familiar with Brian Krans, the author of one of my all-time-favorites, A Constant Suicide.

Assault Rifles & Pedophiles: An American Love Story is his third novel and he’s using Kickstarter to help support finance it.
Now, you can be a part of it by heading here to be a backer now or enter this special giveaway.

Simply do these two steps:
1.  Tweet: Support @citizenkrans’ next book Assault Rifles & Pedophiles: An American Love Story, http://kck.st/1inAugG
2. E-mail the tweet link to mail@mensisliber with the Book Title as subject.
One entry person only.
What will you get? I will pledge a 100$ for you and you will be a Little Kransbowski Extra Achievers Backer.

This will get you AR&P, a signed copy of a poster-sized cover of the book, as well as a special thank you in the donors page of the book. Of course you’re going into Chapter 43, which is only available to Kickstarter backers.

Deadline: March 5, 2014 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 

Winner: Roger Lang, the other participants will get something too :)

If you have been following me on Twitter or reading my blog or witnessed the start of Mensis Liber you’ll be familiar with Brian Krans, the author of one of my all-time-favorites, A Constant Suicide.

Assault Rifles & Pedophiles: An American Love Story is his third novel and he’s using Kickstarter to help support finance it.

Now, you can be a part of it by heading here to be a backer now or enter this special giveaway.

Simply do these two steps:

1.  Tweet: Support @citizenkrans’ next book Assault Rifles & Pedophiles: An American Love Story, 

2. E-mail the tweet link to mail@mensisliber with the Book Title as subject.

One entry person only.

What will you get? I will pledge a 100$ for you and you will be a Little Kransbowski Extra Achievers Backer.

This will get you AR&P, a signed copy of a poster-sized cover of the book, as well as a special thank you in the donors page of the book. Of course you’re going into Chapter 43, which is only available to Kickstarter backers.

Deadline: March 5, 2014 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 
Winner: Roger Lang, the other participants will get something too :)
Who’s too old to read young adult novels? 
This book is written by Rainbow Rowell, it’s about Park Sheridan and Eleanor Douglas and their first love.
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Format: ISBN 13: 9781409120544 ISBN 10: 1409120546 Paperback
Deadline: Feburuary 10, 2014 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 
Question: Where do Eleanor and Park live?
Winner: Lorraine Tobias

Who’s too old to read young adult novels?

This book is written by Rainbow Rowell, it’s about Park Sheridan and Eleanor Douglas and their first love.

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Format: ISBN 13: 9781409120544 ISBN 10: 1409120546 Paperback

Deadline: Feburuary 10, 2014 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 

Question: Where do Eleanor and Park live?

Winner: Lorraine Tobias

Dave Eggers’ newest book, The Circle, a story about Mae and The Circle, a technology company. It’s very interesting specially if you’re into social media.
"…She soon learns that participation in social media is mandatory, not voluntary, and that could soon apply to the general population as well.” - Booklist, read full review here.
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Format: ISBN 13: 9780241146491 ISBN 10: 0241146496 Paperback
Deadline: January 24, 2014 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 
Question: What is the tiny camera by The Circle that’s capable of streaming live HD video which can be placed anywhere without being noticed?
Winner: Marrian Gaba

Dave Eggers’ newest book, The Circle, a story about Mae and The Circle, a technology company. It’s very interesting specially if you’re into social media.

"…She soon learns that participation in social media is mandatory, not voluntary, and that could soon apply to the general population as well.” - Booklist, read full review here.

Eligibility: Eligible countries are listed here. Please read rules here before joining.

Format: ISBN 13: 9780241146491 ISBN 10: 0241146496 Paperback

Deadline: January 24, 2014 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 

Question: What is the tiny camera by The Circle that’s capable of streaming live HD video which can be placed anywhere without being noticed?

Winner: Marrian Gaba

Dubai is a place I call home even if I’ve been living here alone for the past 3 years. 
The Dubai 50 is a guidebook, well not your ordinary guidebook and I think it’s best to leave it like that. 
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To know more about the book check out the author’s page here.
Format: EAN 2724266664094
Deadline: December 20, 2013 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 
Question: The Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world since 2010, is called __ prior to its inauguration?
Winner: Vincent C.

Dubai is a place I call home even if I’ve been living here alone for the past 3 years. 

The Dubai 50 is a guidebook, well not your ordinary guidebook and I think it’s best to leave it like that. 

Eligibility: Anywhere in the world where postal service works. Please read rules here before joining.

To know more about the book check out the author’s page here.

Format: EAN 2724266664094

Deadline: December 20, 2013 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 

Question: The Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world since 2010, is called __ prior to its inauguration?

Winner: Vincent C.

Douglas Coupland’s newest book is about a "dreadful human being with absolutely no redeeming social value".
The weird thing is, you’ll end up liking the character in the book!
Eligibility: Eligible countries are listed here. Please read rules here before joining. 
Format: ISBN 13: 9780434019915 ISBN 10: 0434019917
Deadline: November 25, 2013 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 
Question: When is Douglas Coupland’s birthday?
Winner: Marianne

Douglas Coupland’s newest book is about a "dreadful human being with absolutely no redeeming social value".

The weird thing is, you’ll end up liking the character in the book!

Eligibility: Eligible countries are listed here. Please read rules here before joining. 

Format: ISBN 13: 9780434019915 ISBN 10: 0434019917

Deadline: November 25, 2013 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 

Question: When is Douglas Coupland’s birthday?

Winner: Marianne

Kevin Kwan’s debut novel Crazy Rich Asians is a funny story about three super-rich pedigreed Chinese families living in Singapore. Mentioned in Huffingtonpost’s 10 Dazzling Debut Novels To Pick Up Right Now and Amazon’s Best Books of the Month.
Eligibility: Eligible countries are listed here. Please read rules here before joining. 
Format: ISBN 13: 9780385537643 ISBN 10: 0385537646
Deadline: October 25, 2013 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 
Question: ABC describes a person born in the United States of Chinese descent, it stands for?
Winner : JR Sebastian

Kevin Kwan’s debut novel Crazy Rich Asians is a funny story about three super-rich pedigreed Chinese families living in Singapore. Mentioned in Huffingtonpost’s 10 Dazzling Debut Novels To Pick Up Right Now and Amazon’s Best Books of the Month.

Eligibility: Eligible countries are listed here. Please read rules here before joining. 

Format: ISBN 13: 9780385537643 ISBN 10: 0385537646

Deadline: October 25, 2013 15:00:00 (GST) UTC/GMT +4 hours 

Question: ABC describes a person born in the United States of Chinese descent, it stands for?

Winner : JR Sebastian