Signed Copy of Sue Grafton’s X: Sweepstakes

You can't make someone else do anything, even if you know you're right.
X, Sue Grafton

You know who's usually right? Kinsey Millhone, that's who. Enter below for a chance to win a signed copy of Sue Grafton's X and join pragmatic PI Kinsey Millhone in her darkest case to date, as she hunts down a nearly untraceable serial killer. After all, red is a fall color…

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  1. To Enter:
    Facebook Entry: Submit your entry by fully completing the sign-up form found in your newsfeed.
    Website Entry:Alternatively, to enter the Sweepstakes, visit the website located at (the “Website”) and follow the on-screen entry instructions. Each entrant will be required to fill out an online entry form which will require the entrant to submit his or her name, address, e-mail address, date of birth and such other information as Sponsor may require.
    For All Entries: Sweepstakes begins online at 12:00 AM Eastern Time (ET) on Friday, September 02, 2016 and ends at 11:59 PM ET on Monday, September 19, 2016. Your entry will sign you up to receive emailed news related to Criminal Element as well as enter you into the sweepstakes. Entries must be completed during this time period. Limit one entry per person or household or email address. The entry must be fully completed; mechanically reproduced; incomplete and/or illegible entries will not be accepted. YOUR ENTRY WILL SIGN YOU UP TO RECEIVE EMAILED NEWS ABOUT Memoirs AND OTHER INFORMATION FROM MACMILLAN AND ITS RELATED COMPANIES, AS WELL AS ENTER YOU INTO THE SWEEPSTAKES. In case of dispute with respect to entries, entries will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet Access Provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Entries become property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Automated entries are prohibited, and any use of such automated devices will cause disqualification. Sponsor and its advertising and promotions agencies are not responsible for lost, late, illegible, misdirected or stolen entries or transmissions, or problems of any kind whether mechanical, human or electronic.
  1. Random Drawing: A random drawing will be held from all eligible, correctly completed entries received on a timely basis, on or about Monday, September 26, 2016, by Criminal Element, whose decisions concerning all matters related to this sweepstakes are final.
  2. Notice to Winners: Winner will be notified by e-mail. Winner may be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and publicity/liability release within forty-eight (48) days of notification attempt or prize may be awarded to alternate winner. Return of any prize notification as undeliverable will result in disqualification and alternate winner will be selected. If a winner is a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, prize will be awarded to minor's parent or legal guardian, who must follow all prize claim procedures specified herein and sign and return all required documents.
  3. Prize: One (1) Grand Prize winner(s) will receive One (1) Grand Prize winner will receive one (1) trade paperback of X by Sue Grafton (ARV: $9.99). Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of the Prize: $9.99.
    Approximate retail value of all prizes: $9.99

  1. Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received. If any prize is won by a minor, it will be awarded in the name of minor's parent or legal guardian. Each entrant selected as a potential winner must comply with all terms and conditions set forth in these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all such requirements. If an entrant selected in the drawing is a resident of Canada, to be declared a winner he/she must correctly answer, without assistance of any kind, a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question to be administered by telephone or email. If a potential winner who is a resident of Canada cannot be contacted, and/or the skill-testing question cannot be administered, within seven (7) days he/she will be disqualified and the prize may be awarded to an alternate entrant. Sponsor makes no warranties with regard to the prize. Prize is not transferable. No substitutions of prize allowed by winner, but Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. Prize is not redeemable by winner for cash value. All taxes, fees and surcharges on prize are the sole responsibility of winner.
  2. Eligibility: Only open to legal residents of the 50 United States and D.C. and Canada, age 18 and older at the time of entry. Void in Puerto Rico, the Province of Quebec, and where otherwise prohibited by law. Employees, and members of their families, of Sponsor, its parent, subsidiaries, and affiliates are not eligible to enter. This promotion is intended for viewing in the United States only and shall only be construed and evaluated according to United States law. You are not authorized to participate in the sweepstakes if you are not located within the United States.
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  2. Winner List: For winner information, available after Monday, September 19, 2016, send by Monday, September 26, 2016 a stamped, self-addressed envelope to Winner Information, Sue Grafton X Sweepstakes, c/o Criminal Element, 175 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10010.
  3. Sponsor: Criminal Element, 175 Fifth Avenue, New York NY 10010.



  1. Alyson Widen

    I’m drawn in by that big X on the cover. Plus I like reading serial books.

  2. nancy gilmore

    I love the alphabet series with Kinsey Milhone. I’m sorry that we are reaching the end of the alphabet.

  3. L Peters

    love the cover – it draws you in right away. thanks

  4. Shortanote

    Thank you for your giveaway. I have been a fan of your books since the very beginning. Your writing is done extremely well and I always enjoy your books. You show a lot of human nature and make me think.
    I love print books and your signing it is the cherry on top of the sundae.

  5. Kim Keithline

    sounds great sign me up

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