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Facebook Fan Page Winner!

Congratulations to Fran Sepler, who has won our Fan Appreciation Book Bundle Giveaway!

(Click here to read the note.)

Fran wrote:

Powell's found the book my third grade teacher had read to the class, I'd been looking for it for years.
Powell's found my lost five year old between two rows of erotica, I'd been looking for her frantically.
Powell's found the perfect first edition to give to that little girl when she graduated college.
Powell's found me a book on cancer that gave me comfort when the nights were long and I was scared.
Powell's found a loyal customer and member of its family when I wandered in there on a visit to Portland years and years ago.

For her pains and love, we're sending her:

A Reliable Wife by Robert Goolrick

The Selected Works of T. S. Spivet by Reif Larsen

Portland Noir by Kevin Sampsell (Ed.)

The Likeness by Tana French

Downtown Owl by Chuck Klosterman

Thank you to all our fans for the kind comments! You made us laugh, choked us up, and inspired us to try to be even better.

Click here to read nine other finalists.

Books mentioned in this post

  1. A Reliable Wife
    Used Hardcover $6.50
  2. The Selected Works of T. S. Spivet
    Used Hardcover $6.50
  3. Portland Noir (Akashic Noir)
    Used Trade Paper $8.50
  4. The Likeness
    Used Trade Paper $8.95
  5. Downtown Owl
    Used Trade Paper $5.50

2 Responses to "Facebook Fan Page Winner!"

    Miss Gretchen July 14th, 2009 at 4:22 pm

    Congrats to Fran -- touching thoughts from a true bookstore dweller.
    (and thanks to Powell's for reprinting, for those of us who can't bear to sign up for Facebook.)

    beth July 14th, 2009 at 4:36 pm

    I second Miss Gretchen! A wonderful entry and yep, I'm not on Facebook so I'd have missed this.

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