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DEAR Twitter Sweeps -- OFFICIAL RULES SPONSOR This promotion (the #DEAR Tweetstakes) is sponsored by HarperCollins Publishers ("HarperCollins"), 10 East 53rd Street, New York, New York 10022. ELIGIBILITY NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. To enter, using your Twitter account 1) Follow @HarperChildrens, 2) Tweet or retweet the approved message. The entire message, including exact link and @reply, must be included to qualify. LIMIT ONE ENTRY PER PERSON. Multiple entries from one Twitter account and single entries from multiple Twitter accounts held by the entrant are automatically disqualified. The Sweepstakes is open to all legal residents of the United States and Canada (excluding Quebec) thirteen years of age and older, excluding employees and immediate family members of HarperCollins, and its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, assigns, advertising, promotional and fulfillment agents, attorneys, and other representatives and the persons with whom each of the above are domiciled. Offer void wherever prohibited or restricted by law. Each entrant in the Sweepstakes must be the rightful holder the Twitter account. In the event of a dispute concerning the identity of the holder of the Twitter account, the holder will be deemed to be the person who owns the email address that was used to register the Twitter account. The Twitter account must be opened prior to the commencement of the Sweepstakes. ENTRY PERIOD The Sweepstakes will commence on the Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 10:00AM (ET). The last entry will be accepted Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 11:59OM (ET). SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION OF WINNERS One (1) potential winners will be selected by a random drawing from among the eligible entries. Winners will be chosen by no later than ten days following the end date above. All potential winners will be notified by Direct Message via Twitter. If a potential winner does not respond to the notification within three days of delivery, an alternate winner will be chosen. PRIZES One (1) winner will receive The Complete Ramona Collection ($44.99)by Beverly Cleary. HarperCollins reserves the right to substitute a cash payment of equal or greater value for the prizes. All prizes will be awarded, provided there are as many entries as prizes. Only one prize will be awarded per individual, family, or household. All prizes are non-transferable and cannot be sold or redeemed for cash. CONDITIONS By participating, entrants affirm that they have read these Official Rules, agree to be bound by them and the selection of the winners, which shall be final, and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Sweepstakes and/or these Official Rules. All federal, state and local tax liabilities arising from this Sweepstakes will be the sole responsibility of the winner. Acceptance of prizes constitutes permission to use the winner's name, tweet, likeness, biography, and prize won for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity without additional compensation, except where prohibited or restricted by law. The entrants release, discharge, and hold harmless HarperCollins and its parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, assigns, attorneys, representatives and agents, including advertising, promotion and fulfillment agencies, from any and all liability or damages arising from the administration of the Sweepstakes and the use or misuse of any prize received in this Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, the following: (i) late, lost, incomplete, delayed, misdirected or unintelligible entries, (ii) any printing, typographical, administrative or technological errors in any materials associated with the Sweepstakes, and (iii) any damage to the entrant's computer, related equipment, data files, and software resulting from entrant's downloading of information regarding the Sweepstakes or participation in the Sweepstakes. HarperCollins may only use the personally identifiable information obtained from the entrants in accordance with its privacy policy, which may be found at www.harpercollins.com. HarperCollins reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel or suspend this Sweepstakes should a virus, bug, computer problem or other causes beyond HarperCollins's control corrupt the administration, security or proper operation of the Sweepstakes. HarperCollins may prohibit you from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that you are attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking or employing other unfair practices or by abusing other entrants or the representatives of HarperCollins. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND, IN SUCH EVENT, HARPERCOLLINS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO PURSUE ITS REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING COSTS AND ATTORNEY'S FEES) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW. Any dispute arising from the Sweepstakes will be determined according to the laws of the State of New York, without reference to its conflict of laws principles, and the entrants consent to the personal jurisdiction of the State and Federal Courts located in the State and County of New York over them and agree that such courts have exclusive jurisdiction over all such disputes. THE ODDS OF WINNING DEPEND UPON THE NUMBER OF ENTRIES AND THE RATE AT WHICH THEY ARE RECEIVED. For the names of the prize winners, e-mail your request to harperchildrens@harpercollins.com no earlier than April 4, 2013 but no than December 18, 2013. You may also send a self-addressed stamped envelope (postage not required from Vermont residents) to #Peepsqueak Twitter Promotion, HarperCollins Publishers, 10 East 53rd Street, 9th floor, New York, New York 10022 during the time period above. This Sweepstakes is conducted solely by HarperCollins and is not sponsored or otherwise affiliated with Twitter.