Simon & Schuster Australia – Win a $500 Gift Voucher plus a copy Act of War

Thanks to Act of War, the heart-pounding new release from Brad Thor, we’re giving you the chance to win a $500.00 gift voucher from especially for your dad. PLUS We’ll also choose 10 lucky winners to receive a copy of Act of War.

For your chance to win simply follow the steps below. Good luck!


STEP 1 Click the SUBMIT AN ENTRY button. Then use the space provided to tell us in 30 words or less why your dad should win, and complete the entry form. Only one entry per person please.

STEP 2 We’re looking for the most creative and clever entries to win, and we will notify the winners on Monday 1 September 2014.

STEP 3 While you wait, kick back with a free chapter from Act of War (see link below).
Major prize: 1 x $AUD 500.00 voucher from to give Dad the thrill of his life! Plus 10 x copies of Act of War by Brad Thor to make Dad’s day.

Terms and Conditions

Win a $500 voucher from thanks to Act of War by Brad Thor Competition Official Rules and Conditions Competition opens 1pm 15 August 2014 and closes midnight 31 August 2014 AEST. 1. Information on how to enter forms part of the terms of entry. Entry into this competition is deemed acceptance of these terms and conditions. 2. By entering this competition, entrants agree to be bound by these Competition Official Rules and Conditions (and by any other requirements set out in the promotional material) which may be amended or varied at any time by the Promoter. 3. Simon & Schuster Australia is the Promoter of this competition. 4. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. 5. Entrants must only enter in their own name. The Promoter reserves the right to request the Winner to provide proof of identity and age, proof of residency at the nominated prize delivery address and/or proof of entry validity (if required) in order to claim a prize. Proof of identification, residency and entry considered suitable for verification is at the discretion of the Promoter. In the event that a Winner cannot provide suitable proof, the Winner will forfeit the prize in whole and no substitute will be offered. 6. The competition commences at 1pm 15 August 2014 and closes midnight 31 August 2014 AEST. 7. Entries must be received by midnight 31 August 2014 AEST. The time of entry will in each case be the time the entry is received by the Promoter’s database. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any late, lost or misdirected entries including entries not received by the Promoter or delays in the delivery of the entry due to technical disruptions, network congestion or for any other reason. 8. Entry is open to permanent residents of Australia and New Zealand aged 18 years and over only. Employees of Simon & Schuster and their immediate families are not eligible to enter. 9. Entrants must complete the entry form and use the space provided to explain in 30 words or less why their dad should win. 10. The information supplied by entrants will only be kept by the Promoter for future reference and queries relating to this promotion, and to contact entrants who have a) won this competition or b) indicated they wish to receive further correspondence from the Promoter. 11. This is a game of skill and chance plays no part in the determination of the winner. Each entry will be judged individually according to its merits on the basis of originality and creativity as determined by the Promoter in their sole discretion. The Promoter’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. 12. The major prize consists of 1 x gift voucher to the value of $AUD 500.00 from 10 runners up will also receive 1 x paperback copy of Act of War by Brad Thor, valued at $AUD 29.99. 13. The Promoter takes no responsibility for lost or stolen gift vouchers. 14. The Winner will be bound at all times by all conditions and policies set by relating to the use of the gift voucher and booking with the Adrenalin website. 15. The Promoter will not be responsible for any costs or correspondence relating to returns or exchanges or the prize. 16. All aspects of the prize are subject to availability and should any elements of the prize stated above be unavailable at the time of purchase, the Promoter reserves the right to award an alternative prize of equal or greater value. 17. The promoter, its contractors, employees and agents, will not be liable for any claims, losses, damages, injuries, costs and expenses suffered, sustained or incurred (including but not limited to indirect or consequential) as a result of, arising out of or in any way connected with the competition and /or its prizes, except for liability that cannot be excluded by law. Tax implications may arise from the receipt or use of a prize. Independent financial advice should be sought. 18. Entry is online via the competition page at or via To be eligible to win, entrants must follow the instructions contained in the “How to Enter” section of the competition page. 19. To submit a complete and valid online entry, entrants will be required to provide various personal details which may include full name, email address, residential address, contact phone number/s, age/date of birth and other details for the purpose of verifying eligibility. Any contact details entered incorrectly shall invalidate the entry. Online entry is free however internet connection rates apply. 20. The cost of accessing the promotional website will be dependent on the entrant’s individual Internet Service Provider. 21. Only one entry per person is allowed. 22. The Promoter reserves the right to verify the validity of entries and to disqualify any entry which, in the opinion of Promoter, includes objectionable content, profanity, potentially insulting, inflammatory or defamatory statements, disqualify any entrant who tampers with the entry process, who submits an entry that is not in accordance with these Terms and Conditions or who has, in the opinion of Promoter, engaged in conduct in entering the promotion which is fraudulent, misleading, deceptive or generally damaging to the goodwill or reputation of the promotion and/or Promoter. This includes, but not limited, to entrants and households using multiple email addresses, postal addresses or PO Box addresses. The Promoter reserves the right to disqualify a Winner if the Promoter becomes aware that the Winner and/or the Winner’s entry is of a type described in this clause. 23. The Winner will be drawn, contacted and announced on 1 September 2014 at Simon & Schuster Australia Suite 19A, Level 1, Building C, 450 Miller Street Cammeray NSW 2062. 24. The prize Winner’s name and locality will be announced publicly through the Simon & Schuster Australia Twitter and Facebook networks, our website and in any publicity relating to the competition. 25. If the prize is unclaimed within 10 days from 1 September 2014, an unclaimed prize draw will be held on 11 September 2014. The original prize Winner will forfeit the prize and the prize Winner of the unclaimed prize draw will be notified by telephone or email. 26. If the Winner of the unclaimed prize draw cannot be contacted by 21 September 2014 the Promoter reserves the right to withdraw the prize indefinitely. 27. All prize items are valued in Australian Dollars inclusive of GST and the Promoter takes no responsibility for any variations in item values.The prizes are as stated and are non-transferable or exchangeable. No cash alternatives will be offered. 28. Privacy statement: We will only use and store your personal information for the purposes disclosed to you, including sharing it with any other organisation that helps us provide goods or services to you (eg. Delivering your prize to you). You will only receive marketing material from us if you check the appropriate boxe(s) on your entry form.