Thu
Mar 20 2014 2:30pm

Spring Fairy Tale Sweepstakes!

It's the first day of spring, and we want to celebrate the season of budding roses and melting snows with a special fairy tale-themed prize pack. Ten winners will receive one copy of Sarah Pinborough’s Poison, a beautifully illustrated retelling of the Snow White story, and one copy of Once Upon a Time: New Fairy Tales, edited by Paula Guran and containing evocative, enthralling stories by Caitlín R. Kiernan, Theodora Goss, Jane Yolen, Priya Sharma, Genevieve Valentine, Tanith Lee, Nathan Ballingrud, and many others.

Comment in the post to enter!

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A purchase does not improve your chances of winning. Sweepstakes open to legal residents of 50 United States and D.C., and Canada (excluding Quebec). To enter, comment on this post beginning at 2:30 PM Eastern Time (ET) on March 20. Sweepstakes ends at 12:00 PM ET on March 24. Void outside the United States and Canada and where prohibited by law. Please see full details and official rules here. Sponsor: Tor.com, 175 Fifth Ave., New York, NY 10010.

206 comments
JDrew
2. JDrew
That would be awesome!
JDrew
4. AndurilD
Yes yes yes!
JDrew
5. Katy P.
I would LOVE to have these books in my collection!
JDrew
7. Roxy
This would be a perfect Persian New Year gift for me!
JDrew
8. Arentil
These look awesome! Yes, please! :D
JDrew
9. Julie Mull
Once upon my reading list...
JDrew
10. AngeliqueM
They sound great!
JDrew
14. Deborah Cutler
So many of my favorite authors.
JDrew
16. BrandyH
Those look amazing!
JDrew
17. Stephanie H
I would love this!
JDrew
18. Gabe Billiet
Looks great.
JDrew
19. Ruth Borealo
This would be very interesting! Would love to read them.
JDrew
20. suzemo
These look good.
JDrew
22. Hunnybee2501
The best way to start the Spring season is with poison apples.
JDrew
24. Tara Oakes
Yea! More books! I should get some more fantasy books - to round out the fact that I have way more science fiction.
JDrew
26. Moonsent
I love fairy tales. Would love to win this.
JDrew
29. Rachel McNally
These books look like a lot of fun. Great way to bring in Spring!
JDrew
28. Starr B
So excited for these! Love the genre!
Wyatt Packard
30. Wyatt95
These look awesome. I love me some twisted fairy tales. :) Count me in!
JDrew
31. Mist C.
Looks good. I'm enjoying all the fairy tale retellings lately.
JDrew
32. Sandra Salinas
This is the kind of snow everyone wants now. Love tje covers
JDrew
33. KSP
Sounds wonderful! Would love to read these!
JDrew
34. Kristin L
Want these so much!
Amy Stafford
35. amystafford
Heck. YEAH. You had me at Tanith Lee. And Jane Yolen. And Caitlin Kiernan...
JDrew
37. meggo
Holy crap, yes!
JDrew
39. Alix Heintzman
Want!
JDrew
42. NoraL
These are lovely!
JDrew
46. Galena
OMG I NEED THIS IN MY LIFE
JDrew
47. Darith3duh
Yes, I love fairytales! Gahhhhh :D
JDrew
50. mikaxelise
The cover art for "Poison" is gorgeous! I would love to win this! :)
JDrew
51. Fantasymagic
Yes pleasee!!
JDrew
52. Audra Holtwick
Please I would like to have
JDrew
53. Miscellaneous Steve
Both of these look fantastic.
JDrew
54. LindaKay
couldn't comment by phone nor by tablet. hopefully laptop will get me in. really would love these books.
JDrew
56. Pamela D
I love fairy tale retellings. Thanks for the giveaway! :)
JDrew
57. Sharon Browning
/raises hand Yes, please!
JDrew
58. dwarzel
Count me in, please!
JDrew
61. Amanda M.
Wow, this is great! Yes. please :)
Shaz Taslimi
62. shaztaz
I love the first day of spring. I think it rightly belongs to fairies.
JDrew
63. TessLecuyer
And i could live happily ever after........
JDrew
64. beautifulmonster
Great for a small rural library on a tight budget. :)
JDrew
66. JenniferK
Would love to add these to my collection!
JDrew
67. Roxie
I would love to win...are they written with magic, disappearing ink with say a three month shelp life before the stories are gone from view, save only for a few?
Sarah Brunstad
68. sbrunstad
These look great! I use fairy tales to teach, so count me in!
JDrew
69. Mhua999
Nice. Would love to read it.
JDrew
72. Dayle
Crossing my fingers!
JDrew
71. gigi (solitary spinster)
Poison is already on my TBR list! Serendipity.
JDrew
75. Shawna Lenore
Oooh! Wants!
Erica Redshift
77. Erica Redshift
"Winter is on my head, but eternal spring is in my heart." -Victor Hugo
JDrew
78. Aaron Muguerza
Hi, can I have these?
JDrew
79. Shannon Baas
I would like this.
JDrew
81. Jacalyn
This would be cool to win!
JDrew
84. Abbey
Whee fairy tales!
JDrew
85. Alex Clifton
Please, that'd be great!
JDrew
87. Rhianna
Would love to add these to my collection of fairy tales!
JDrew
88. Jenn D
I'd love to win them if my fairy godmother doesn't wave her wand and make them appear first!
JDrew
89. Denise S
These both sound very good!
JDrew
91. Sheela K.
Sign me up!
JDrew
92. Bonnie Stufflebeam
Please enter me in the sweepstakes.
Stephen Bristow
93. Vanesmantha
I can't get enough BLFT--bacon, lettuce, and fairy tales! Thanks for the chance!
JDrew
96. PrincessChess
These look very enthralling. Sign me up!
JDrew
95. Morgan Griffith
Nice prizes!
JDrew
97. pirateslife
Jem says that winning this would be truly outrageous. Truly, truly, truly outrageous.
JDrew
101. Annanimiss
These look like interesting titles.
Travis Johnson
102. cheekysod7
every crabapple has its thorns, just like every snow has its white
JDrew
103. sandra davis
wow that is so awesome.....ty for the chance
JDrew
104. Margaret K.
Thanks!
JDrew
105. miriam12
Ooh, shiny.
JDrew
106. Tracy Melhinch
Thank you for the chance! I would love this!
JDrew
107. EricL
looks wonderful
JDrew
109. tammy ward
i have loved all
books since i was 3 and at 48 am still a avid reader,i would so love to win they look like a awesome prize,thank you for the opportunity to enter to win :)
JDrew
110. Mandy Steranko
I love these types of books
JDrew
111. Frannie
These look awesome! Thanks for doing this giveaway!
JDrew
112. Rebecca Bushong-Taylor
That's a fine collection of writers in the anthology. Both books look yummy!
JDrew
113. Margo McKeon
these look amazing!
JDrew
114. Shannon McLoud
I hope I can say "Once upon a time I won this wicked cool contest!" :)
J. Akimatsu
115. DesertLorelei
Thanks, Tor, for yet another great giveaway. Happy Spring, everyone!
Mandy Streisel
117. Mand0r
Thank you for the opportunity! I'd love to read both.
JDrew
118. SandyL
I've wanted these 2 for awhile now. Hope I'm lucky!
JDrew
121. Ahinck
I've got my fingers crossed!
Richard Schatz
122. schatzfam
We really need spring here in the northeast.
JDrew
124. Dawn K
love the look
JDrew
128. Storyteller
A lovely way to step into spring...and summer..
Steven Cole
129. scole66
It's been a lousy day. Maybe something like this would help.
JDrew
131. Michelle L.
Oooh, I'd love to win!
JDrew
133. dwndrgn
I'm in for some fairy tale fun!
JDrew
134. jodi goins
would love to win!! i need a new book!
HESTER MAYO
135. smitten
I love enticing front covers of books!
JDrew
137. Charles Earl Burbridge
I'd like to win these, too.
JDrew
139. Scott Tat
Yes. A million yes.
JDrew
140. sarit
I'd love to!
Maria Jimenez
142. mariathemuggle
I love fairytales!! I want at least one of them, preferably both of them please =)
JAMES LYNAM
143. jpl123456
THESE ARE AWESOME. I WANT THEM> I NEED THEM FOR
MY COFFEE TABLE. GREAT CONVERSATION STARTER.
SEND THEM.
THANK YOU.
JDrew
144. Jadeina
I'm interested.
Lynette thompson
146. THENET52
THIS LOOKS LIKE A WONDERFUL BOOK, I LOVE IT.
Lynette thompson
147. THENET52
THIS LOOKS LIKE A WONDERFUL BOOK, I LOVE IT.
JDrew
148. runner
Groovy Spring Fairy Tale!
JDrew
150. Ray Jr
Me, please!
JDrew
151. Jackie D
I love fairy tales, and I'd love to win this.
JDrew
153. Deborah Wellenstein
I've always loved fairy tales-thanks for the giveaway!
JDrew
154. Penny Snyder
Would love to read these!!
JDrew
155. Dale Bentley
love to read
JDrew
156. BumbleBob
They look interesting! I love a good fairy tale.
Chi Shannon
157. anastasiafall
I love re-tellings of fairy tales! So much fun to see a new take on an old, familiar story :)
JDrew
158. Prominent Nonentity
yes, please
JDrew
159. Bee S
Poison has a gorgeous cover.
JDrew
160. csuet
These books look interesting!
JDrew
161. matkeltri
Ooh, pretty!
JDrew
166. Misty Lunceford
This looks so awsome! I am in.
JDrew
168. joni d
Poison will be on my to-read list. Love to see the twist in this fairy tale.
JDrew
169. Karen Drake
Enter me to win.
JDrew
170. Chondrin
Looks good.
JDrew
171. Jacqueline Weiskopff
Once upon a time......
JDrew
172. Crystal Hilbert
Sounds like fun.
JDrew
173. scrubber
Oh, yes, please.
Peter Tomaszewicz
175. ptomaszewicz
Roses are red,
Violets are blue,
Snow White is cool,
and winning is too!!!!
kathy pease
176. klp1965
Great Giveaway! Thanks so much for the chance :)
JDrew
177. Marie Constantineau
thanks
JDrew
178. Jason Simmons
Can't wait!
JDrew
180. Allison b
Awesome, I love this theme.
Debra Kidle
181. lubelle
I've always loved fairy tales, thanks for the chance.
David Kidle
182. airforceguy
This would be great, I have nieces who love fairytales.
JDrew
186. Rebecca L
would love to win.
JDrew
187. Sean Queenan
Yes I would also please like to enter for the chance to win what sounds like a wonderful book!
JDrew
188. Julie N
I'm feeling lucky
barbara stenby
189. wikichoco
This is a MUST have for my collection I hope I win this looks Amazing!
JDrew
190. Tim H. Moss
Good deal, count me in!
JDrew
191. Gennie Lancaster
I would love to read these books! Thanks for the giveaway!
Wayne Lecoy
192. hotrodguy
I am entering your Spring Fairy Tale Sweepstakes.
It would be great to win Copies of Poison by Sarah Pinborough
and Once Upon A Time: New Fairytales edited by Paula Guran.
These look like interesting books.
Thank you for having this giveaway!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
JDrew
194. Leslie Stanziani
My teenage daughters and I would love these books.We love odd takes on classic fairy tales.
JDrew
196. DanV
I'd like to get a copy of these
Susan Smoaks
197. susansmoaks
thanks for the chance to win, i would love to win
JDrew
199. CherylMc
Yes, I wish for this!
JDrew
201. Stephanie Galbraith
Pick me.
JDrew
202. Jaime Cummings
They sound great!
JDrew
203. Cheryl Reinhardt
I HOPE I WIN THIS AMAZING BOOK ! HAVE NOT READ THE PREVIOUS ONES BUT AM SUPER EXCITED ABOUT THEM ALL!!!
THANKS FOR THE GIVEAWAY !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
bob keck
204. ky2here
I love fairies so I'm in.

ky2here at msn dot com
JDrew
205. Leslie930
Heck Yeah!
JDrew
206. Dawn S.
Would love these, thank you!
Lynette thompson
207. THENET52
I won this book, I can't wait until I can start reading it. Thank you everyone at Tor.com

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