My Favorite Book contest - Phil Star

Thursday, August 28, 2008 dfg 0 Comments

If you have a favorite book in mind, then why don't you join My Favorite Book contest by Philippine Star together with Globe and National Bookstore. All you have to do is write an essay about your favorite book/s or author/s and how it touched your life. Prizes are in Cash and Gift Certificates by National Bookstore.

Contest Mechanics:
  1. Write about your favorite book/s or author/s and why it has touched your life
    • Book may be fiction or nonfiction
  2. Submit the following:
    • Printout of unpublished essay, typed, double-spaced and not more than 5 pages long (1,100 words)
    • CD containing the word file
    • Print of a passport-sized photo or in jpeg format (not inserted in a document file)
    • Mark your pictures and CD
  3. Write your name, age, address, contact numbers and two paragraphs of background information
  4. Send your entries via
    • Online to
    • Snail mail to: If My Life Were a Book Contest, Lifestyle Section, The Philippine STAR, 13th corner Railroad Sts., Port Area, Manila
  5. Winners can get their prizes by calling National Bookstore marketing department at 631-8079 or 631-8061 to 66 loc. 172
  6. Read complete contest mechanics
Contest Period: December 28, 2008 Extended until Dec 31, 2013

Contest Prize:

  • Weekly Prize
    • P5,000 National Bookstore gift certificates
  • Grand Prize (prizes will be 50% cash and 50% gift certificates)
    • 1st prize - P50,000 + Globe Handyphone
    • 2nd prize - P30,000 + Globe Handyphone
    • 3rd prize - P20,000 + Globe Handyphone
  • 5 honorable mention each get
    • P5,000 cash from Phil Star
    • P5,000 gift certificates from National Bookstore
    • Globe Handyphone

  • FREE to do
  • Cash prizes
  • None

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