TO ENTER: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.
Entries must be received between 10:00 am (Eastern Time) on October 20, 2010 and 11:59 pm (Eastern Time) on October 24, 2010. Limited to one entry per person and Twitter or Fodors.com account. In the case of a dispute over the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the Twitter or Fodors.com acount used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant. Sponsor is not responsible for lost/late/misdirected entries or computer malfunctions. Entries that do not conform to the language above, or otherwise contain errors, are incomplete, corrupted or illegible will not be accepted. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify entries from anyone tampering with the Twitter and/or Fodors.com entry process. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft, destruction, or unauthorized access to Twitter and/or Fodors.com
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE:
Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia (excluding Puerto Rico) who are 18 years of age or older as of October 20, 2010. Employees of Random House, Inc., Fodor's, and their parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, agencies and immediate family and persons living in the same household of such employees are not eligible. Void in Puerto Rico and where prohibited.
Five (5) Grand Prize Winners will be selected to receive 1 copy of The Wave by Susan Casey subject to availability. Approximate retail value of the Grand Prize is $27.95.
Five (5) Grand Prize Winners will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries, conducted on or about October 25, 2010 by the Sponsor, whose decisions are final. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. The winner will be notified via the Fodor's Twitter account and/or e-mail and asked to provide their contact information within five (5) days of notification or an alternate winner will be chosen.
If, for any reason, the sweepstakes or any drawing is not capable of running as planned as a result of a computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical limitations or failures, or any other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, could compromise, undermine or otherwise affect the Official Rules, administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right and absolute discretion to modify these Official Rules and/or to cancel terminate, modify or suspend the sweepstakes. In the event of termination or cancellation, the winner will be selected from all eligible entries received before termination.
All taxes will be the responsibility of the winner. Sponsor is not responsible for injury or damage to any computer, other equipment, or person relating to or resulting from participation in the sweepstakes, or participation in the Twitter social network and/or Fodors.com. Sweepstakes is subject to applicable laws and regulations in the U.S. Participants release the Sponsor, its agencies, and assigns from any liability, damage and/or loss resulting from participation in sweepstakes and/or the acceptance, use or misuse of any prize. By their entry, participants fully and unconditionally agree to these rules and judges' decisions, which are final and binding. By acceptance of prize, winner agrees to these Official Rules and Sponsor's use of their name/likeness for commercial purposes without notification/compensation, except where prohibited by law.
TO OBTAIN THE NAME OF THE WINNER:
For the name of the winner, available after November 1, 2010 send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to be received by November 8, 2010 to: Fodor's Travel/ATTN: Wave Giveaway, 15-4, 1745 Broadway, New York, NY 10019.
Promotion Sponsor is Fodor's Travel, a division of Random House, Inc., 1745 Broadway, New York, NY 10019.