Gail’s 2020 Birthday Giveaway Terms and Conditions


1. The Gail’s 2020 Birthday Giveaway (“Giveaway”) begins on October 8, 2020 at 1:00am Philippines Time and ends on October 16, 2020 at 12:00am Philippines Time (the “Giveaway Period”).

2. Open to readers, middle grade teachers, librarians, and book bloggers from all over the world who are of legal age (the “Entrant”). Winners who are under 18 must have their parent or guardian email Gail at [email protected] their written permission and mailing address. Prizes of an under 18 winner will be shipped to their parent/guardian’s mailing address.

3. Prizes:

— One (1) Book-themed handmade soap (My Fate According to the Butterfly)

— One (1) Book-themed handmade soap (Sugar And Spite)

— One (1) Quackie the Duck themed handmade soap

— One (1) Signed hardcover copy of My Fate According to the Butterfly

— One (1) Signed advance reading copy of Sugar And Spite

Two winners shall each receive a set of these prizes. One “International Winner” will be drawn, then one “Philippine-based Winner” will be drawn from the same pool of entries minus the International Winner. “International Winner” can reside anywhere in the world (including the Philippines) where shipping from or within the Philippines is allowed. “Philippine-based Winner” must currently reside in the Philippines and must have a Philippine shipping address. Prizes cannot be transferred, redeemed for cash or substituted by winner.

4. Enter the Giveaway during the Promotion Period online by visiting the entry form, which can be found on the following website:

Automated or robotic Entries submitted by individuals or organizations will be disqualified. Internet entry must be made by the Entrant. Any attempt by Entrant to obtain more than the stated number of Entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations, logins or any other methods, including, but not limited to, commercial contest/giveaway subscription notification and/or entering services, will void Entrant’s Entries and that Entrant may be disqualified. Final eligibility for the award of any prize is subject to eligibility verification as set forth below. All Entries must be posted by the end of the Promotion Period in order to participate. Gail’s database clock (Philippine Time) will be the official timekeeper for this Giveaway.

5. The Winner(s) of the Giveaway will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible Entries received throughout the Promotion Period. The random drawing will be conducted within 48 hours after the Promotion Period by Gail, whose decisions are final. Odds of winning will vary depending on the number of eligible Entries received.

6. Winner will be notified via Twitter Direct Message (DM) or by email at the email address provided in the Entry Information approximately 48 hours after the random drawing. Potential Winner must provide the needed information by email or DM as directed by Gail within seven (7) days of notification. Gail is not responsible for any delay or failure to receive notification for any reason, including inactive email account(s), technical difficulties associated therewith, or Winner’s failure to adequately monitor any email account.

Any winner notification not responded to or returned as undeliverable may result in prize forfeiture.

7. Any personal information supplied by you will be subject to the privacy policy of Gail posted at By entering the Giveaway, you grant Gail permission to share your email address and any other personally identifiable information with their publishers for the purpose of administration and prize fulfillment.

8. Gail assume no responsibility or liability for (a) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, or for any faulty or failed electronic data transmissions; (b) any unauthorized access to, or theft, destruction or alteration of entries at any point in the operation of this Giveaway; (c) any technical malfunction, failure, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or communications line failure, regardless of cause, with regard to any equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, camera, computers or providers utilized in any aspect of the operation of the Giveaway; (d) inaccessibility or unavailability of any network or wireless service, the Internet or website or any combination thereof; (e) suspended or discontinued Internet, wireless or landline phone service; or (f) any injury or damage to participant’s or to any other person’s computer or mobile device which may be related to or resulting from any attempt to participate in the Giveaway.

If, for any reason, the Giveaway is not capable of running as planned for reasons which may include without limitation, infection by computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which may corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Giveaway, Gail reserves the right at their sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Giveaway in whole or in part. In such event, Gail shall immediately suspend all drawings and prize awards, and Gail reserve the right to award any remaining prizes in a manner deemed fair and equitable by Gail.

9. A Twitter account is required to enter. If you don’t already have a Twitter account, visit to create one. It is free to create an account. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Twitter. By participating via the Twitter platform, participants are also subject to Twitter’s data policy and terms of use.

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