Contest Rules

Show Frances Mayes Your Journal Contest Rules


NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Enter by tweeting a photo of your journal and mention @CrownPublishing between 12:30 PM (ET) April 2, 2014, and 12:30PM (ET) on April 7, 2014. Winner will be selected by Frances Mayes based on the following criteria: 50% ingenuity 50% creativity. LIMIT ONE ENTRY PER PERSON.

Sponsor is not responsible for computer malfunctions, including but not limited to any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission or communications line failure; or theft, destruction or unauthorized access to entrant’s computer. Entries that are incomplete, inappropriate or illegible will not be accepted. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify entries from anyone tampering with the entry process.


This sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the United States (excluding Puerto Rico) over the age of 18 at time of entry. All federal, state, and local regulations apply. Void where prohibited. Employees of Random House, Inc., its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, and agencies, and their immediate family members and persons living in their household are not eligible to enter this sweepstakes.


Three (3) Grand Prize Winner will be chosen by April 11, 2014, from all eligible entries received by the entry deadline.  Sponsor will notify Winner by Direct Message via Twitter. Winner will be required to provide his/her address for mailing of the prize.


Three  (3) Grand Prize Winners will receive :

Signed Copy of Under Magnolia by Frances Mayes 9780307885913

Copy of Under the Tuscan Sun by Frances Mayes 9780767900386

Copy of Bella Tuscany by Frances Mayes 9780767902847

Copy of Every Day in Tuscany by Frances Mayes 9780767929837

Copy of The Tuscan Sun Cookbook by Frances and Edward Mayes 9780307885289



For the name of the Winners, available after April 9. 2014, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to Show Frances Mayes Your Journal Contest, attn: Alana Buckbee, Random House, Inc., 1745 Broadway, 6th floor, New York, NY 10019 by April 30, 2014.


By participating in this sweepstakes, entrants agree to abide by these official rules. Sponsor is not responsible for injury or damage to any computer, other equipment, or person relating to or resulting from participation in the sweepstakes. Entrants release Sponsor, its agencies, and assigns from any liability, damage and/or loss resulting from participating in this sweepstakes and/or the acceptance, use or misuse of the prize. Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission for Sponsor to publish, post online, or otherwise refer to the name of the winner in any and all forms and media throughout the world, and for any and all publicity or promotional purposes, without obligation or compensation, except where prohibited by law.

SPONSOR: Random House, Inc., 1745 Broadway, New York, NY 10019