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Find the Clues to My Scavenger Hunt…Win Free Books!

Posted in Just For Fun! with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on 05-16-2011 by jeffreymartinsnovels

Directions

Below, you will find 10 parts to our scavenger hunt. Each answer or clue can be found online. Find all the pieces of the hunt, and you will be eligible to enter a drawing to win one of two signed copies of my latest novel, 3:16!

Here is what you do.

1. Read the statement carefully.

2.  Find the answer online. Type your answer or cut-and-paste your picture into a Word document.

3.  Type your name on the document, and save the answers with your name in file name (example: Jones – 3:16 scavenger hunt)

4. Submit your answers between now and May 31 to jeffreymartinsnovels@gmail.com.

5. Drawing will be held on Friday, June 3, and announced on the blog at http://jeffreymartinsnovels.com. Winner will also be contacted via email.

Scavenger Hunt

1.  In the prologue, Brandon finds his tool bag in the woods using a GPS. Find a picture of a GPS.

2. Detective Patrick Morgan enjoys a cup of hot chocolate. Find a recipe for homemade cocoa (with or without mini marshmallows!).

3. Many of the characters in this novel have a penchant for upscale cars. Find a list of the top selling luxury cars in America for 2010.

4. It’s Christmas time, and Patrick works to decorate his tree with his family. Like many of us, his lights are a tangled mess. Find three tips for keeping lights from tangling.

5. Donovan interviews with Brandon’s company. Find 5 things you should or shouldn’t do at an interview.

6.  Dr. Abbey Krieger earned her degree from a prestigious university and is the medical examiner. Find an online brochure or other information about a college with a strong forensic science program.

7.  The characters sometimes communicate using text messaging. List or find 5 words or phrases commonly abbreviated when text messaging.

8. Some of this story takes place in a snowy graveyard. Find a picture that illustrates that.

9. The killer in this book uses candles. Find an easy set of directions on how to make them.

10. There were snowmen on the front of Brandon’s card to his son. Find a picture of a snowman.

BONUS

Earn a second entry into the drawing by simply posting this on your social networking site, blog, or website.

Read 3:16, the latest thriller from Jeffrey Martin. Get your copy by clicking here: http://tinyurl.com/Read316byJMartin

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And the Winner of the Signed Wall Print is…

Posted in General Information, Just For Fun!, Uncategorized with tags , , on 05-7-2011 by jeffreymartinsnovels

Thanks to all the people who entered the contest…but there can be only one. Congrats to Kodi  B, from San Diego, CA. Next week, we will be having another scavenger hunt. (You guys really had fun with the first one!) The prize will be two signed copies of my latest novel, 3:16. I also wanted to mention my latest digital short “Misery Unleashed”  has just been released by my friends at Trestle Press. http://www.amazon.com/Misery-Unleashed-ebook/dp/B004ZM8O3E/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&m=AG56TWVU5XWC2&s=digital-text&qid=1304725070&sr=1-1 Okay, until next week fans and friends, have a great Mother’s Day and don’t forget…death is only a click away!

Why wait for Santa? WIN an iPod Touch NOW!

Posted in Just For Fun!, New Releases with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on 11-19-2010 by jeffreymartinsnovels

St. Nick is a great guy. He’s generous, thoughtful, and always knows exactly what we want. But if an iPod Touch or a Jeffrey Martin novel is on your wish list this year, you don’t have to wait until December 25.

From now until December 6, you can have a lot of fun by completing my scavenger hunt. It’s easy. You read the clue list, then go online to find each item or answer a question. Then, send me your response (jeffreymartinsnovels@gmail.com). All correct responses go into a drawing for an iPod Touch loaded with my books and stories on December 9 (winner announced December 10). Want the details or are you ready to begin? Click here (https://jeffreymartinsnovels.wordpress.com/win-an-ipod-touch/)!

And if you can’t wait to read the stories, remember…you can always buy 3:16 in the print book here and the ebook here.

Good luck, and happy hunting!