Win a Nook eReader

nook touch ereader

To celebrate the publication of my book next week, I’m giving away a Nook Simple Touch e-reader.

The Nook Simple Touch (worth £79) features E Ink display which is ‘just like reading on paper, even in bright sunlight’, and has a 6-inch intuitive touchscreen for easy navigation.

In The Language of Spells, Gwen Harper has the uncanny ability to find lost things. To be in with a chance of winning, leave me a comment on this post telling me what magical ability you’d choose to have.

For an extra entry, tweet or retweet a link to the giveaway.

Good luck!

After the closing date, I’ll pick a winner at random. Open to the UK and Ireland only, I’m afraid.*

Competition closes midnight GMT on Wednesday 5th June 2013

* Sorry about this, but I’m not sure about customs restrictions for sending a gadget across the pond…  Next giveaway will definitely be international!


41 responses to “Win a Nook eReader”

  1. Helen Avatar

    I really need a time turner like Hermione in Harry Potter. I need more time!

  2. Sarah Avatar

    Thanks for entering, Helen, and I love your idea… x

  3. Simon Avatar

    Teleportation definitely – no more wasted hours on the M6!

    1. Sarah Avatar

      Thanks for entering, Simon. Good luck!

  4. Alistair Avatar

    It absolutely does have to be teleportation (although really I am answering the question ‘If you were a superhero what superpower do you wish you had’); if used sequentially it can give the appearance of flight or a semblance of invisibility, you can always have an alibi for your actions AND you can use it as a weapon by grabbing your enemy, teleporting to just above the sun, dropping them and then teleporting back…

    As the owner of a Kindle already I promise to auction the Nook if I win and donate all the proceeds to Mind.

    1. Sarah Avatar

      Ha! Brilliant comment, Alistair – thank you! And good luck!

  5. David Avatar

    I would live to be able to slow down (or speed up) time relative to myself. Get more reading done, but also be the most “skilful” sportsperson in the world by being able to anticipate the opponents every move and get to the ball/line first.

    And to fight crime of course.

    1. Sarah Avatar

      Ooh, I like your thinking… Good luck in the draw and thanks for entering!

  6. Tamalyn Roberts Avatar

    i would love to be like samantha in bewitched, be able to wiggle my nose to instantly tidy the house up, or set the table with an amazing meal and whisk my family and i off to a deserted sunny island for a fab holiday!!

    1. Sarah Avatar

      Excellent plan, Tamalyn – thanks for playing!

  7. Jayne T Avatar

    I would love to be able to fly, just flap my arms and go. Just think how quick you could get to places.

  8. Jayne T Avatar

    I’ve tweeted the giveaway as @7hippopotamus

  9. Sarah Avatar

    Flying was my first though, Jayne, but then I remembered my vertigo… Thanks for entering and tweeting – I’ll put your name in the hat twice!

  10. redcabinstudio Avatar

    I’d have a magical self-cleaning house. (Spending the day cleaning for visitors tonight)

    1. Sarah Avatar

      A self-cleaning house would be most welcome… Thank you for entering and good luck!

  11. CHristopher Avatar

    I would like to have healing powers. Imagine being able to just touch somebody to cure them of any serious illness!

    1. Sarah Avatar

      The perfect magical power! Thank you for entering!

  12. Lorraine Weldon Avatar
    Lorraine Weldon

    I’d love the ability to read peoples minds! It would be such a time saving power 🙂

  13. Lorraine Weldon Avatar
    Lorraine Weldon

    retweeted as @lorweld

    1. Sarah Avatar

      You know, I think I’d be quite scared to read minds, although I’m sure it would come in handy at times 😉 Thank you for entering/tweeting!

      1. Lorraine Weldon Avatar
        Lorraine Weldon

        I’d hate for people to be able to read my mind though. They’d definitely think I’m more crazier than they first thought. 😀

  14. Rachel Douglas Avatar
    Rachel Douglas

    I would love to be invisable so I could hide from my kids !

    1. Sarah Avatar

      Brilliant! Thanks for entering and tweeting, Rachel.

  15. Rachel Douglas Avatar
    Rachel Douglas

    retweeted as magicrayray

  16. Michelle Avatar

    After sitting through a day of dreary nasty weather I would love to have the ability to control the elements. Thanks for the Giveaway op and I tweeted the info. The book sounds great and has been added to my TB list (I have to quit visiting new to me authors that list is turning into a book, lol) Congratulations on the release.

    1. Michelle Avatar

      Sorry forgot to leave twitter name it’s @michelle31071

      1. Sarah Avatar

        I hear you re. the weather, Michelle 🙂 Thank you for your kind words about my book, too. Good luck in the prize draw!

  17. Claire Hubbard Avatar
    Claire Hubbard

    Tough choice but in the end I’d have to go for a non-selfish power and have the ability to weapons into flowers to bring about world peace. Congratulations on the book.

    1. Sarah Avatar

      Great idea and thank you for entering! Thank you for the congratulations, too; they are greatly appreciated.

  18. confessionsofafwb Avatar

    That was meant to say turn weapons into flower when they are used against others

  19. Tamsyn Murray Avatar

    Invisibility for me, then I could sneak into Ryan Gosling’s house.

    It’s not illegal if no one can see you, right?

    1. Sarah Avatar

      I like your style, Tamsyn! Thank you for entering and best of luck.

  20. Kelly Harper Avatar
    Kelly Harper

    I would go with flying, just to be able to get anywhere really quickly would be awesome
    Have Tweeted as kbh4031

    1. Sarah Avatar

      Flying *would* be awesome! Thanks so much for playing, Kelly, and good luck!

  21. Lynn Doe Avatar
    Lynn Doe

    I would love the ability to time travel. Imagine being able to go back in time and witness and experience some of the most amazing happenings that we can only ever know about through reading.

  22. Lynn Doe Avatar
    Lynn Doe

    Tweeted (@grinnerlynn) and followed too 🙂

    1. Sarah Avatar

      Hi Lynn, thank you for entering and tweeting (and for following, too) – it is much appreciated! I love the idea of time travel!

  23. Lisa Redmond (@LisaReadsBooks) Avatar

    The magical ability I would choose is to be able to transfer my thoughts directly to an automatic typing programme so I could write my book while on the go, doing the washing up and all those other times when I have great ideas but don’t have the time to sit down to write

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