Author Kristen Hubbard (Like Mandarin) has created a brand-new Wanderlove-themed Tumblr site to celebrate its release. Wanderlove is set in Central America--in over a dozen locations and many of the places are exist in real-life and based on the author's own traveling adventures.
Kristen have been featuring all the destinations in Wanderlove with her personal photos but she is also inviting everyone to share their favorite places.
Here's the info from the submit page:
wanderlove is about celebrating our favorite places, and experiencing each other's. take a photo, or find a photo (one you’ve taken yourself & have the rights to) of your favorite place. it could be a place you’ve traveled to, long ago or recently; a special spot in your neighborhood, city or town; or even in your house or backyard. be as creative as you want. include a few sentences about why the place is special to you – why you *get* it, why it sticks in your heart. thank you!If you haven't already, feel free to go to the Wanderlove website and submit your own photo of your favorite place. I did!
You can also submit via email at wanderbooks (at) gmail (dot) com.
I submitted a photo of my grandparents' house in the Philippines that I took last year when I visited the house I grew up in (until my family moved to the US when I was eight years old):
For this giveaway, we would like to know where your favorite place is or where would you like to travel to and you can win a copy of Wanderlove! I am currently reading it and, trust me, you want this book. 'Tis fantastic!
- Fill out this FORM.
- One winner; US only.
Ends March 31, 2012.Extended til April 6th.
- +2 - Tweet/Facebook: I want to #win WANDERLOVE by Kristen Hubbard at Michelle & Leslie's Book Picks http://booksandmakeup.blogspot.com/2012/03/wanderlove-giveaway.html. Leave a link on the form.
- +10 - Submit a personal photo of your favorite place on the Wanderlove website AND post on Twitter/Facebook/Tumblr/your favorite social media site (so we can see it immediately). Leave a link of the post on the form.
- Read our Giveaway Policy for complete rules and disclaimer.