Awesome Month-Long Giveaway for the Paperback of Burnt Toast Makes You Sing Good

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Burnt Toast PB coverTo celebrate the release of the paperback edition of Burnt Toast Makes You Sing Good on August 25th, I’ll be doing a drawing each Monday from August 31st to September 28th for a whole slew of awesome prizes. Yay!

How to enter:
For each social media mention, you’ll get an entry. You can get up to three entries each day. I’ll draw from the pool of all entries each Monday. the goal is to promote the book via social media, examples below but you can use other outlets, too. To confirm an entry, just drop me an email.

Twitter: Link to this page or a blog post featuring the book, mention @katflinn
Pinterest: Pin the paperback cover of Burnt Toast Makes You Sing Good
Facebook: Share this page on your own Facebook page

All prizes include a signed copy of the paperback.

Canning setAug 31: Canning Goodies
In honor of my grandpa, this prize includes an electric canning system with canning accessories, a package of one-pint jars and labels. (Total value: $185)

Rose Levy Birnbaum pie plateSept. 7: Pie Making essentials
This piece goes along with the chapter, “Pie for Radio.” It includes a Rose Levy Birnbaum perfect pie plate, a French rolling pin, pie weights, a dough scraper and a silicon pastry mat with measurements. (Value: $85)

Dutch ovenSept. 14: Set of cast iron cookware
This prize is in honor of the many dinners my great-grandmother and mother cooked in cast-iron. Set includes a pre-seasoned 12-inch skillet, 5 quart dutch oven plus a and mesh cleaner. (Value: $155)

Chefs KnifeSept. 21: Classic chef’s knife
I can’t do a giveaway without offering up a great knife. This is one of my favorites: a Wusthof Class 8-inch chef’s knife. (Value: $135)

vasetto di marmellata con centrinoSept. 28: 10 jars of jam
If you haven’t won anything yet, fear not! I will be selecting 10 winners from the remaining names and sending them a handcrafted jar of blueberry jam and some other goodies, along with a signed copy of the paperback.

Legal Stuff
No purchase necessary. Giveaway limited to individuals with continental U.S. mailing addresses only. Prizes cannot be shipped to P.O. Boxes or AFOs. Void where prohibited. Up to three entries allowed per person per day. Your name will staying in the running until you win or the contest concludes. All prizes have been or will be purchased and were not supplied by the companies mentioned, so this is not a sponsored giveaway. In the event that a specified item is not available at the time of shipment, similar items of a relative value may be substituted. A full list of winners will be furnished on request. To confirm entries, or to enter without using social media,  email this address.

About katflinn

Kathleen Flinn is the author of "The Sharper Your Knife, the Less You Cry," "The Kitchen Counter Cooking School" and "Burnt Toast Makes You Sing Good." All are published by Viking/Penguin.


  1. Joyce Wilson says:

    Where do I send the confirmation emails to?

  2. Reading your book now, and loving it!


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