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    Starting the new year with a competition BANG... Wiley is giving you the chance to win a 32GB Microsoft Surface tablet with Black Touch Cover!

    Wiley have a variety of Windows 8 guidebooks to help you navigate through all the shiny gadgets you were treated to this Christmas.

    Just answer the simple question below by Thursday 31 January, midnight GMT to be in with a chance to win.

    The winner will also receive the following Wiley Windows 8 books:

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    Update -- winner: Darius Velavicius

    Competition now closed

    Posted by Anna Anna

    Categories: competition, Microsoft

    Wiley Microsoft competition

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    1. 1. No purchase necessary. Proof of entering is not proof of receipt of entry.

      2. To be eligible, entries must be received on or before the competition closing date. All entries shall become the property of The Book Depository, and their directors, officers, representatives, advertising and promotional agencies are not responsible for contacting or forwarding prizes to entrants who provide unclear or incomplete information or for entries lost, misdirected, delayed or destroyed.

      3. The competition is open to all. Parents/guardians must submit the entry for those under the age of 16. Images must not contain photographs of minors without an adult's consent.

      4. The prize winner will be decided by The Book Depository. The Book Depository will not enter into correspondence about the choice of winner.

      5. The competition ends as specified on the competition page -- no entry received after that time will be considered. The winner will be announced as specified on the competition page. There is one prize

      6. The promoter reserves the right to amend the specification of the prize or offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value.

      7. The prize winner will be notified by telephone/email. If the selected entrant does not meet all of the contract conditions, another entrant will be selected from the remaining eligible entries.

      8. The competitions are not open to employees of The Book Depository and their sponsors or their immediate families.

      9. By entering the contest, entrants, consent to the use of their names, city of residence, photograph and/or image for publicity purposes in all media carried out by The Book Depository, without payment or compensation.

      10. The decisions of the contest judges are final. The prize must be accepted as awarded.

      11. The right is reserved to terminate or withdraw this contest at any time.

      12. All entries become the property of The Book Depository, who assume no responsibility for lost, stolen, delayed, damaged or misdirected entries or for any failure of the website during the promotional period, for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by The Book Depository on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or any website, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to an entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from playing or downloading any material in the promotion. The Book Depository reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend the email portion of this contest should a virus or bug or other cause beyond the reasonable control of The Book Depository corrupt the security or proper administration of the contest. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of this promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, The Book Depository reserve the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution. Entries are subject to verification and will be declared invalid if they are illegible, mechanically reproduced, mutilated, forged, falsified, altered or tampered within any way. Entrants agree to abide by the Contest Rules and the decisions of the independent judging panel, which are final.

      13. Entries must be submitted by the named entrant (or their parent/guardian for children aged 16 or under) and will be invalid if found to come from a third party. Multiple entries from a single source (e.g 'competition entry' website/company) will be disqualified.

      14. For name/county of prize winner, please send a stamped addressed envelope marked The Book Depository, Royal Albert House, Sheet Street, Windsor, SL4 1BE. No entries should be sent to this address.

      15. Entry to the competition is conditional on acceptance of these terms and conditions.

      16. The email address and phone number you provide to enter the competition will be used by us to contact you if necessary, and will not be shared with other companies. The Book Depository will only use your email address in compliance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998 and in accordance with our privacy policy.

      17. The Promoters have organised these prize draws in good faith and do not accept liability relating to the prize.


    1. Sina Valentin's avatar Sina Valentin

      Heard heaps about you guys.... even competitions with great prizes..... thats a bonus... thanks

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 04:03
    2. thierry's avatar thierry

      Just in time, great competition

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 03:59
    3. Kent's avatar Kent

      Not sure if you guys will send to Malaysia?

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 03:56
    4. Denise Rooney's avatar Denise Rooney

      Great competition. Good luck to everyone.

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 03:23
    5. Kate Edwards's avatar Kate Edwards

      You are wonderful, Book Depository, and I love you xoxo Here's hoping I win a surface!

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 03:21
    6. Elizabeth Leila LAbate's avatar Elizabeth Leila LAbate

      Thank you SO much! Not only are you the best place to order books, but you also have prizes.....Now if you only shipped chocolate with each order...;-)

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 02:53
    7. Debora Spencer's avatar Debora Spencer

      What a fantastic prize. Would be of great help with my university studies, plus so much more. (Fingers crossed).

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 02:40
    8. Brenda Rupp's avatar Brenda Rupp

      Would love to win one of these! Thanks for the cometition!

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 02:34
    9. Pablo L Torres Kilgore's avatar Pablo L Torres Kilgore

      Come on tell Everybody 85 Exiting year, My oldest son was born.

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 02:34
    10. Marcia Patricia Allman's avatar Marcia Patricia Allman

      Launched on my birthday..20 November, as if I could ever forget that date...

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 02:34
    11. Annette McPherson's avatar Annette McPherson

      Microsoft Windows 1.0 was released on the anniversary of my birth! This prize would make a wonderful birthday present.

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 02:04
    12. Ieong Kai Chong's avatar Ieong Kai Chong

      but window Chinese system was born after years.

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 01:56
    13. Claire McFarlane's avatar Claire McFarlane

      Here's hoping I can somehow keep up with the technology of the day...:)

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 01:43
    14. Aleksuei's avatar Aleksuei

      It would be great to win a Surface!

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 01:39
    15. linda's avatar linda

      Fabulous prize...can I book deposit of it into my safekeeping please x

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 01:34
    16. Chua Ang Lim's avatar Chua Ang Lim

      Thanks for sharing a great product from MS. Been really wanting to try Win 8 and hardware from MS.

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 01:25
    17. Todd Darling's avatar Todd Darling

      Nice Prize, I could have used it last week when we lost power for 10 days because of the local bush fires...

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 01:14
    18. Sandra Kelly's avatar Sandra Kelly

      Awesome prize. Good luck all

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 00:52
    19. Margaret Calder's avatar Margaret Calder

      Great competition thanks!

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 00:50
    20. Lynn A. Reynolds's avatar Lynn A. Reynolds

      Some sites are great to their readers and your site is one of them. Thank you for the great giveaway. This is a great way to start 2013. Lynn

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 00:48
    21. Noleen Brookfield's avatar Noleen Brookfield

      Fantastic prize, thankyou for the opportunity. Good luck to all who entered!

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 00:40
    22. Susan's avatar Susan

      Great prize! Whoever wins - enjoy!!

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 00:37
    23. Kathy Meyer's avatar Kathy Meyer

      Well here I am in Godzone, New Zealand. I often wonder if the winner really exists to these kinds of competitions! Seems too good to be true, and how would we know anyway? LOL I certainly don't win them, but still have that need to try! Good luck all

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 00:36
    24. George Demurishvili's avatar George Demurishvili

      Good luck to all of us!!!

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 00:34
    25. Beverley Walters's avatar Beverley Walters

      I too, have absolutely no luck with competitions, so all I can say is....."May the best and most deserving entrant win, and good luck to us all".

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 00:24

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