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Eligibility:  No purchase necessary. Visitors to this site who are new sign-ups to receive email updates from James Scott Bell are automatically entered into the drawing.  You must have internet access to participate. Those already on the email list are not eligible to win.  Limited to those over age 18.  Void where prohibited. Employees, immediate family, or household members of James Scott Bell or Compendium Press are not eligible for entry.

Sponsor: Compendium Press, P.O. Box 705, Woodland Hills, CA 91365

Winner selection:  A random drawing will occur after the last day of the month. Each monthly drawing opens at 12:01AM on the first of the month and closes at 11:59PM on the last day of the month.  One winner will be drawn and notified by email.  Odds of winning vary based on the number of email list signups in that month. If book is to be shipped outside U.S., a small charge for postage will be requested.