The 10 Best Book Giveaways Happening Right Now (Including A Trip To Tuscany!)

by  | July 21

Whether you’re a Trekkie or an Italophile, an audiobook junkie or a Jersey Belle, there are book giveaways happening for you this month. I can tell you from within the belly of the beast (a marketing department at a publishing house) that we are always searching for the next big sweeps idea. Yes, we want to give away our favorite new reads, but a trip to Tuscany or a spa day with all your best friends can’t hurt can it? Let’s do this.

1. Henry Holt Summer Fiction Sweeps


Host: Henry Holt & Co.
Prize: 25 winners will receive:

  • Henry Holt 150th anniversary tote bag
  • A Wife of Noble Character by Yvonne Puig
  • Absalom’s Daughters by Suzanne Feldman
  • All the Time in the World by Caroline Angell
  • I Will Send Rain by Rae Meadows
  • The Cauliflower by Nicola Barker

Closes: July 24th, 11:59 ET
Restrictions: U.S. only, 18+

2. Southern Education of a Jersey Girl  Pre-Order Sweeps


Host: Touchstone Books and Jaime Primak Sullivan

  • Catered breakfast
  • Private #cawfeetawk with Jaime Primak Sullivan
  • A spa day with four friends
  • Signed copies of Southern Education of a Jersey Girl
  • Southern Education gift basket of Jaime’s favorite things

5 runners-up will receive:

  • Southern Education gift basket
  • Signed copies of the book

Closes: August 1, 2016, 11:59 pm ET
Restrictions: U.S. only, 18+

3. In Memory of Bread Trip to Italy Sweeps


Hosts: Potter Books, Tastebook, Health, Jovial, and Clean Plates

  • 8 days at an 18th-century Tuscan Villa near Lucca
  • 1 airfare credit for $1,500
  • 3 cooking classes with Carla Bartolucci, founder of Jovial Foods
  • 2 copies each of In Memory of Bread and Einkorn
  • 2 Italy travel guides from Fodor’s
  • An assortment of gluten-free products from Jovial Foods

Closes: July 31, 2016, 11:59pm ET
Restrictions: U.S. only, 18+

4. Star Trek  Starships Sweepstakes


Host: Simon & Schuster

  • 25 hand-painted, die-cast collectible ship models
  • A copy of the Star Trek: U.S.S. Enterprise Haynes Manual, signed by author Ben Robinson
  • A copy of Star Trek: Ships of the Line
  • A $50 gift certificate to the Star Trek Shop

10 runners-up will receive:

  • Hand-painted, die-cast collectible ship models of the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701, U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701-D, and U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701-E
  • A copy of Star Trek: Ships of the Line
  • A $25 gift certificate to the Star Trek Shop
Closes: August 12, 2016, 11:59 pm ET
 Restrictions: U.S. only, 18+

5. BookClubbish Beach Bag Full of Books Sweeps


Host: Bookclubbish
Prize: A beach bag and the 12 books pictured above
Closes: July 29, 2016, 11:59pm ET
Restrictions: U.S. only, 18+

6. Simon & Schuster Audio Sweepstakes

Host: Simon & Schuster Audio
  • iPad Mini 4 with 22 audiobooks
  • Lily Pulitzer beach tote
  • Ray-Ban Sunglasses
  • Bose Sound-link Bluetooth headphones
  • Bliss Spa summer travel essentials package

Closes: August 5, 2016, 11:59 pm ET
Restrictions: U.S only, 18+

7. Summer of Suspense Sweeps


Host: Bookclubbish

  • Canvas tote bag
  • Umbrella, travel mug, tea infuser
  • Don’t You Cry by Mary Kubica
  • Field of Graves by J.T. Ellison
  • The Secrets She Keptby Brenda Novak
  • The Drowning Girls by Paula Treick DeBoard
  • Missing Pieces by Heather Gudenkauf
  • Flawless by Heather Graham
  • Free Fall by Rick Mofina
  • Seized by Elizabeth Heiter
  • Normal by Graeme Cameron
  • Marked for Life by Emelie Schepp
  • The Undoing by Averil Dean
  • Thriller Edited by James Patterson
  • Galley of Liar’s Key by Carla Neggers
  • Galley of Only Daughter by Anna Snoekstra

Closes: July 29, 2016, 11:59pm ET
Restrictions: U.S. only, 18+

8. Atlantic Great Book Giveaway


Host: Atlantic Books

  • Principles to Live By by David Adams Richards
  • Dancing in a Jar by Adele Poynter
  • Found Far and Wide by Kevin Major
  • In the Country by Wayne Curtis
  • The Memento by Christy Ann Conlin
  • The Last Half of the Year by Paul Rowe

Closes: August 12, 2016, 11:59 PM ET
Restrictions: Canada only, 18+

9. Off The Shelf Giveaway


Host: Off the Shelf


  • The Trouble with Goats and Sheep by Joanna Cannon
  • Portobello by Ruth Rendell
  • The Singles Game by Lauren Weisberger
  • Lily and the Octopus by Stephen Rowley
  • Assassination Vacation by Sarah Vowell

Closes: July 25, 2016, 11:59pm ET

Restrictions: U.S. only, 18+


10. Felicia Day Signed Book Giveaway


Host: Oh hey, it’s us! Glommable!
Prize: 20 winners will receive a signed paperback copy of Felicia Day’s, You’re Never Weird on the Internet
Closes: July 28, 2016, 11:50pm ET
Restrictions:  U.S. only

Did I miss any ongoing book giveaways? Leave a comment below!