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Win a Hamper of Penguin Books Worth Over R4000

House and Leisure is giving away a hamper of Penguin books worth over R4000. Local titles in the hamper include King by Gareth Crocker, Spud: The Madness Continues by John van de Ruit, Roads Less Travelled: Ultimate Braai Master by Justin Bonello and Cook from the Heart by Alida Ryder.

KingSpud: The Madness ContinuesRoads Less TravelledCook from the Heart

To enter and stand a chance of winning, register on the House and Leisure site and answer the simple question below:

Question: How many books are included in the Penguin Books hamper?

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Win a R2000 Le Creuset Voucher with Penguin and Alida Ryder’s Cook from the Heart Competition

Cook from the HeartPenguin Books and Alida Ryder, author of the new cookbook Cook from the Heart, are holding a competition where one lucky person can win a R2000 voucher for Le Creuset.

To stand a chance of winning you need to create a Pinterest board with #AlidaRyder in the description and curate a food mood board to show what you cook from the heart. Have a look at Penguin’s Pinterest board for inspiration and read more about how to enter below:

How to play:

1. Follow Penguin Books South Africa on Pinterest.
2. Create a Pinboard using the hashtag #AlidaRyder in the description field.
3. Using Penguin’s Pinboard for inspiration, build your own food mood Board:
Show the food which gives you a lift when you are feeling down, which adds that extra bit of joy to your celebrations, which turns a romantic occasion into something fantastic, which enhances moments of calm and serenity, or which covers those days when you feel too lazy to cook but need to feed yourself and your family.
5. Complete the entry form by midnight on 1 December 2013.

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Solve Kobus Galloway's Fourth Cartoon Clue and Win a Random House Struik Book of Your Choice

Idees Vol Vrees 3Kobus Galloway, illustrator and author of Idees Vol Vrees 3, has created a third cartoon puzzle for Random Reads.

Figure out which Zebra Press title Galloway has illustrated and you can stand a chance of winning a Random House Struik book of your choice worth R500.

Browse the Zebra Press website for help finding the answer:

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Win a Copy of Justin Bonello’s New Cookbook, Roads Less Travelled

Roads Less TravelledGetaway is holding a competition where one lucky person can win a copy of Justin Bonello’s book, Roads Less Travelled: Ultimate Braai Master.

To enter and stand a chance of winning you need to answer the following question on their website. Read their article on the book if you need help finding the answer:

Question: How many kilometres did Justin Bonello and his crew travel during the making of the series?

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Win One of Kim Meredith's Three Books on Dealmaking, Including Her Latest Dealonomics

Kim Meredith is an internationally acclaimed lecturer, negotiator and dealmaker, CEO of the Dealmaker Company and author of three books on dealmaking: Deal Diva, The Devil in the Deal and, most recently, Dealonomics.

DealonomicsThe Devil in the DealDeal Diva

Women24 are offering readers the chance to win one of Meredith’s books by simply filling your details in on their site and specifying which book you would like to win out of the three.

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Win One of Ten Signed Copies of Jerm Warfare

Jerm WarfarePenguin Books South Africa is giving away ten copies of Jerm Warfare, a collection of cartoons by Jerm (Jeremy Nell), including those that got him fired for being “too political”.

To enter and stand a chance of winning a copy simply fill in your details on Penguin Books’ website.

The competition closes 31 October 2013. Good luck!

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Win a Hamper of Books on Sporting Legends Including Joost and Amor by Gavin Prins and More

 
Random House Struik is giving away a hamper of books on South Africa’s sporting legends. To stand a chance of winning, answer the question below and fill your details in on the website.

The Kings of SwingJoost and AmorThe Poisoned Chalice100 Memorable Sporting Moments

Question: Which book in our sporting legends competition is also available in Afrikaans?

A. The Poisoned Chalice
B. The Kings of Swing
C. Joost And Amor

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Win a Copy of Making Champions by Michael Jenkins

Making ChampionsTwo lucky readers stand the chance of winning a copy of Michael Jenkins’ Making Champions: How South Africa’s sporting heroes are made from Do It Now.

Read the following review by Tracy Knox to find the answer to the question below and email your answer to competitions@doitnow.co.za before midnight on Friday 11 October.

Q. Name one of the sporting icons mentioned in the review?

Making Champions is an inspiring book about some of South Africa’s greatest sporting heroes across a range of sports and how they got to where they are today. As author Michael Jenkins says, “These are human stories that every person can relate to and they are the stories of making champions.” It’s not just a book for sports fans and can work as a valuable resource for anyone looking for some direction when it comes to achieving their dreams.

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Win a Copy of The Space Race and an Illustrated Print by Alex Latimer

 
The Space RaceRandom House Struik is giving away a copy of writer and illustrator Alex Latimer’s debut novel, The Space Race, as well as an illustrated A3 print created by him.

To enter and stand a chance of winning simply fill out your details on the Random House Struik website and answer the following question:
 
Q: Where is author and illustrator Alex Latimer based?

A) Cape Town
B) Johannesburg
C) Nelspruit

Competition closes 31 October 2013. Good luck!

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Solve Kobus Galloway's Cartoon Puzzle and Win a Random House Struik Book of Your Choice Worth R500

Idees Vol Vrees 3Kobus Galloway, illustrator and author of Idees Vol Vrees 3, has created a third cartoon puzzle for Random Reads.

If you can figure out which Random House Struik book the cartoon depicts you can stand a chance of winning a RHS book of your choice worth R500.

Browse the Random House Struik website for help finding the answer:
 

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