Amazon.com Announces Winners of Owl Delivery Writing Adventure
Amazon.com today announced the winners of its Harry Potter Owl Delivery Writing Adventure, a contest in which kids under the age of 18 wrote 300-word essays about their favorite Harry Potter characters. Three entrants from each of three age groups (6-8, 9-12, and 13-17) were selected to receive midnight delivery of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" on July 21 by UPS, as well as a Harry Potter prize package that will feature hundreds of dollars' worth of Harry Potter memorabilia.
Selected Owl Writing Adventure essays can be viewed at www.amazon.com/harrypotter.
With one week remaining until the release of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows," customers can still pre-order the book in time to qualify for Release-Date Delivery. For all orders placed by Tuesday, July 17, 2007, at 12:00 p.m. EDT using standard shipping or better (including Amazon Prime), Amazon.com will guarantee delivery of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" on its release date of Saturday, July 21, to all addresses within the lower 48 states, or the cost of the book will be refunded.