Sep 18, 2009

BBAW 2009 Mahbod Seraji, Rooftops of Tehran Giveaway

Everyone knows I've been raving about Rooftops of Tehran by Mahbod Seraji (click on the link for my review). I even had the pleasure of interviewing Mahbod Seraji as well.

There's been some exciting news about this debut novel. From Broward Community College to the Villanova One Book Program, the book is making its way into students hands across America. Rooftops was selected as Indie Fall and Winter 2009-2010 Book Group favorites, Santa Cruz's Community selection for October, and a September pick for LiteraryMatters.

Rooftops also is being published in nine different languages, and most recently selected for translation into Italian.

Of course, you're probably wondering what all this has to do with you, except that another fantastic author is making readers everywhere happy.

Well, Mahbod Seraji has decided to join the Book Blogger Appreciation Week celebration and offer copies to 3 lucky readers of Savvy Verse & Wit.

To Enter:

1. Leave a comment on this post.

2. If you purchase any of the books, using my Amazon affiliate links this week (Sept. 15-19), that's 5 extra entries (just send me an order #/invoice).

3. Tweet, blog, Facebook, or spread the word about the giveaway for additional entries, just leave me a comment about it.

Deadline to enter is Sept. 20, 2009, at 11:59PM EST.

Double your chances and Check out the BBAW Sponsored Giveaway for this book too.


Cherie J said...

Please enter me in the drawing. Thank you!


ikkinlala said...

I'd like to enter, please - this looks like an interesting book.

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Bingo said...

I'd like a chance at this,please.
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Veens said...

Wow! That's a great giveaway!!!
Enter me :)
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mariag said...

I really really want ro read this book!!!
Please enter me to win.
Thanks for the great giveaway.
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Pam said...

Since I first laid eyes on the cover, I've been interested in the book. Then I began to read reviews of it which piqued my interest further. I'd love to be included in the giveaway and would consider begging if that would help...

melacan at hotmail dot com

fitz12383 said...

Please include me in this giveaway-thanks!

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Melanie said...

Thanks for the chance at another lovely looking book.

Jonita said...

I've heard fantastic things about this book and would love to read it for myself! Please enter me into your contest!

Jonita said...

I've added your contest to the sidebar of my blog!

Linda said...

This is a setting I'm unfamiliar with, but I'd love to learn. Please enter me in the giveaway.

Sue said...

This looks so great! Thanks for the lovely giveaway.

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Susan said...

I've heard so much about this book. I'd love to win it!

- Susan


Andrea said...

please enter me into this giveaway

Jo-Jo said...

I've been trying to get my grubby paws on this one!

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Violet said...

Of course I will enter for this book. Awesome book with an awesome cover, not a bad combination. It's great that it's going places.

Please enter me if international Serena

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Contest posted on my sidebar (if thats okay)

Julie P. said...

I'd just love to win a copy of this book!


Bunny B said...

I would love to read this! Thank you!

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edmontonjb said...

Great giveaway! Please enter me.

Iliana said...

What a great giveaway. Please enter me in the drawing - thank you!

Kim (Sophisticated Dorkiness) said...

Looks awesome, please enter me.

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Susan Helene Gottfried said...

You know it's an awesome book when you can't stop talking about it.

No need to enter me, per usual, my friend. Thanks for the e-mail; I've got this up at Win a Book for you.

mindy said...

this sounds fabulous thanks minsthins at optonline dot net

Amanda said...

Wow, excellent contest, Serena. I've been wanting to read this one for a long time. My address is amandagignac[at]gmail[dot]com

Tammy said...

One of the books on my TBR Wishlist, yay!! Please enter me.

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Marie said...

Please enter me! I so want to read this! bibliophile at bostonbibliophile dot com. thank you!!!!

Anonymous said...

need a good fall read,,,thx for the contest...

Lucyinthesky said...

Tossing my name into the "hat". I'd love to win this book! Thanks for the chance.

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holdenj said...

Please count me in. This looks like a thoughtful and interesting book. Thanks.

Stacie said...

Please enter me in.

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Brittany said...

I would love to read this; please enter me!

Diane said...

How did I miss this Serena?? Please enter me:

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Beverly said...

Please enter me in the giveaway.
This book is on my tbr list



RAnn said...

Please enter me

wade said...

count me in sounds great


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avalonne83 said...

Please enter me in the contest. Thanks.

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Rebecca N. said...

I'd love a chance to win this thanks!

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Rebecca N. said...

I tweeted!

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Alessandra said...

Wow, this book sounds very goos, and the cover art is lovely! Please enter me.


Ruth said...

Is this open internationally? If so, I'd love to enter - the book sounds great!

Email: kiwibooklover at gmail dot com

Thanks for the giveaway!

Anna said...

Okay, throw me in the hat, or in the randomizer LOL. You have been raving about this book, so I wouldn't mind having my own copy.

I've added the giveaway to my sidebar.

Diary of an Eccentric

Deedles said...

Please add my name to the draw. Would love a chance to win this.

Haley Mathiot said...

enter me!

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Dawn @ sheIsTooFondOfBooks said...

I'd love to get an entry into this giveaway, the book sounds great! I'm glad the author has met such success with various school/indie programs!

dawn [at] sheistoofondofbooks [dot] com

Strangelove said...

Count me in, please!

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Edu Chico said...

You say International and I'm in!

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Jafantunes said...

This will make for a wonderful read!
Thank you for the giveaway!


Keyomi said...

i would love to be entered.thanks

Amanda said...

This book sounds so good.
I tweeted about this giveaway. @amandawk

BlackWolf said...

please enter me

Alyce said...

This is one that I've been interested in. I'd like to be entered.

akreese (at) hotmail (dot) com

Mark said...

I would love to win this book

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Mark said...

I tweeted about this giveaway


Mark said...

I posted the contest on Facebook

MariaD said...

Oh, this seems quite good.
Count me in, please!
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Caty said...

Oh, I was just reading about this book a couple of days ago!
And now this wonderful chance!
I want in!

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Susy said...

Oh, I still saw this on time!

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J Dias said...

Oh, great giveaway!
I will try my luck.
Best regards!

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Tanita said...

Just in the last day of the giveaway!

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cherdon said...

From reviews I have read on Rooftops of Tehran its a must read by all. I'm intrigued and would love the opportunity to read this wonderful book. Please enter me. Thank you.

cherdon said...

Tweeted this giveaway

cherdon said...

I posted this giveaway on facebook

ID - cheryl hodgkins

URL to post

jskell911 said...

I would love an entry! Sounds like a wonderful book

Susan said...

This ounds like a really good read! Please enter me in the giveaway.

Anonymous said...

Hi With all that is happening in Tehran I would like to read this timely novel. Please count me in. polo-puppy-fluffy AT hotmail *dot* com

Tif said...

Ooohhh, this looks good! Please include me in this one!! Thanks!

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Amanda S. said...

Please enter me...thanks so much!

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