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    It's that time of year again when students are getting ready for school, college and university. To help them get around we've got a fantastic bike to give away courtesy of For Dummies along with six guides to essential student skills to pack in their rucksacks!

    1st prize is the bike + six For Dummies guides. Two runners up will get the six guides.

    Just answer the simple question below by Friday 13th September to be in with a chance to win! We will pick the bike to fit the winner's height.

    Competition now closed

    Posted by Adam Adam

    Categories: For Dummies, prize, competition, student, bike, guides, essential

    For Dummies student guides

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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 excluding residents of Italy. 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, Thames Central, Hatfield Road, Slough, Berkshire, SL1 1QE. 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.


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    5. Gorana's avatar Gorana

      When will the winner be announced?

      Posted Wed, 06 Nov 2013 11:26
    6. Alexandra Araújo's avatar Alexandra Araújo

      hi! is anything wrong with the entries? you're usually so quick... just another reader who's eager to know who the lucky winner is big hug to y'all

      Posted Mon, 14 Oct 2013 17:10
    7. tihi's avatar tihi

      one more that checks this page every day :(

      Posted Mon, 14 Oct 2013 08:29
    8. Yeshchenko Anton Yuriyvich's avatar Yeshchenko Anton Yuriyvich

      Where is my bike? I'm constantly updating this page every day. I'm eager to become owner of it! Please let me know as soon as possible!

      Posted Wed, 09 Oct 2013 15:10
    9. Ivonne's avatar Ivonne

      who is the winner of this competition?

      Posted Fri, 04 Oct 2013 17:48
    10. Joseph Menard's avatar Joseph Menard

      Pick Me. Thanks.

      Posted Sat, 21 Sep 2013 00:48
    11. Yeshchenko Anton Yuriyvich's avatar Yeshchenko Anton Yuriyvich

      Don't pick anyone except me! If you chose me I'll buy 100 books for Dummies and to give as a present for my friends :)

      Posted Tue, 17 Sep 2013 23:13
    12. Belinda Langrish's avatar Belinda Langrish

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      Posted Fri, 13 Sep 2013 22:45
    13. jill harrington's avatar jill harrington

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      Posted Fri, 13 Sep 2013 17:42
    14. Kathryn Mackey's avatar Kathryn Mackey

      These books would really help alot

      Posted Fri, 13 Sep 2013 14:35
    15. bigbenuk's avatar bigbenuk

      The bike would be just perfect for me....I already have the pink I am good to go!!

      Posted Fri, 13 Sep 2013 06:43
    16. Andrew R's avatar Andrew R

      Love the Dummies books!

      Posted Fri, 13 Sep 2013 03:25
    17. Manar's avatar Manar

      For Dummies collection are MUST TO HAVE in my library *.* for this year in uni and afterwards The bike is also AWESOME ~

      Posted Wed, 11 Sep 2013 17:30
    18. Viktoriya's avatar Viktoriya

      Good luck, everyone!

      Posted Mon, 09 Sep 2013 15:49
    19. vivien sumner's avatar vivien sumner

      would be a great win and could not come at a better time

      Posted Sun, 08 Sep 2013 19:12
    20. Veronica McCall's avatar Veronica McCall

      Fabulous giveaways, wishing one happy student much success!

      Posted Sat, 07 Sep 2013 16:35
    21. Joseph A Borg's avatar Joseph A Borg

      A very good cross section of books forget the bike .

      Posted Sat, 07 Sep 2013 15:26
    22. Elitza Nikolova's avatar Elitza Nikolova

      Wonder where winners are getting announced...

      Posted Fri, 06 Sep 2013 22:27
    23. Joseph A Borg's avatar Joseph A Borg

      These are books which start at the grassroots.Amazing titles.

      Posted Fri, 06 Sep 2013 13:52
    24. Janice Montalto's avatar Janice Montalto

      I really need a new bike since someone ran into me and totalled my bike.. also, i love the dummy books. I hope, I win.

      Posted Fri, 06 Sep 2013 13:50
    25. Ms LYNN HENDRY's avatar Ms LYNN HENDRY

      Lekker Dummies! Fiets ja, altijd.

      Posted Fri, 06 Sep 2013 11:56

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