Saturday, December 28, 2013

#Giveaway : Jeeves and The Wedding Bells by P G Wodehouse, Sebastian Faulks

bring to you a chance to win a copy of
 Jeeves and The Wedding Bells 
Sebastian Faulks, A homage to P G Wodehouse

About the book:

A gloriously witty novel from Sebastian Faulks using P.G. Wodehouses much-loved characters, Jeeves and Wooster, fully authorised by the Wodehouse estate. Bertie Wooster, recently returned from a very pleasurable sojourn in Cannes, finds himself at the stately home of Sir Henry Hack-wood in Dorset. Bertie is more than familiar with the country house set-up, he is a veteran of the cocktail hour and thanks to Jeeves, his gentleman's personal gentleman is never less than immaculately dressed.  On this occasion, however, it is Jeeves who is to be seen in the drawing room while Bertie finds himself below stairs and he doesn't care for it at all. Love, as so often, is at the root of the confusion. Bertie, you see, has met Georgiana on the Cote d'Azur and though she is clever and he has a reputation for foolish engagements, it looks as though this could be the real thing. However, Georgiana is the ward of Sir Henry Hack-wood and in order to maintain his beloved Millbury Hall, the impoverished Sir Henry has struck a deal that would see Georgiana becoming Mrs Rupert Venables.   Meanwhile, Peregrine Woody' Beeching, one of Bertie's oldest chums is desperate to regain the trust of his fiancee Amelia, Sir Henry's tennis mad daughter. But why would this necessitate Bertie having to pass himself off as a servant when he has never so much as made a cup of tea? Could it be that the ever-loyal, Spinoza-loving Jeeves has an ulterior motive? Evoking the sunlit days of a time gone by, Jeeves and the Wedding Bells is a delightfully witty story of mistaken identity, a midsummer village festival, a cricket match and love triumphant.

About Random House India:

Random House is the world's largest English-language general trade book publisher and has been a leading force in the Indian book market for several years. Random House India started its operations in July 2005 and their acclaimed writers include Rujuta Diwekar, Anita Desai, Namita Devidayal, Mohammed Hanif, Jhumpa Lahiri, Manju Kapur, Daniyal Mueenuddin and Basharat Peer. As part of the overseas structure of The Random House Group in the UK, we also distribute our international list that includes writers such as Salman Rushdie, Vikas Swarup, Ian McEwan, Dan Brown, J M Coetzee, Bill Bryson, Deepak Chopra, Edward de Bono, and Robert Harris. 

Terms and conditions of the giveaway:

1.  Answer below.

2. Giveaway is restricted to India only.

3. Decision taken by the judges will be final and cannot be disputed. 

4. The contest is open to all residents in India, albeit residing in places where couriers deliver.

5. Only entries in English will be considered eligible for the contest.

6. The winning entries will win a copy of Jeeves and The Wedding Bells by P G Wodehouse, Sebastian Faulks. The book would be sent within 2-3 weeks after the result is declared. Winner shall be kept updated about the same.

7. Submitted entries should be your original work; no plagiarism shall be entertained.

8. Multiple entries are NOT allowed.

Jeeves and The Wedding Bells 
Sebastian Faulks, A homage to P G Wodehouse


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