Create the next BWB tee shirt!

Better World Books: 2011 Tee Shirt Design Contest Official Rules

No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. Some restrictions apply. One winner per household. You need not be present to win.

The contest: We just launched a brand new commitment to making this a better world. BOOK FOR BOOK. In honor of this, we need a new tee shirt. (Check out our current tee shirts here).

We ♥ our fans as much as we ♥ books and want you to wear your BWB tee shirt with pride. What better way to adore a tee shirt than to design it yourself?

You have until Wednesday, August 31 to submit your tee shirt ideas on this event. You can either upload a photo of your t-shirt design or just comment with your tee shirt slogan idea.

On Monday, Sept 12 we will announce the top 5 tee shirt choices.

Having your friends vote for your design/slogan with likes will help us pick the top 5.

Voting will begin on the 12th and last until noon (ET) on Wednesday, Sept 28 and at 1pm (ET) we will announce the next tee shirt for Better World Books!

Where: The entire contest will take place on Facebook.

Owner of content: By submitting your design, slogan or any comment or photo on the “Create the next BWB tee shirt!” Facebook event page, you are giving all rights of that material to Better World Books to solely own from then forward.

How to enter: Submit your t-shirt idea as a comment or upload your design as a photo on the “Create the next BWB tee shirt!” Facebook event.

How to win: First, upload your photo or enter your comment on the Facebook event by Wednesday, August 31 at 12pm ET. We will pick the top 5 submissions based mostly on number of likes and positive comments on each entry. Starting Monday, Sept 12 voting begins on the Facebook event page. The winner will be the entry with the most “likes” by 12pm ET on Wednesday, Sept 28.

Important dates:

  • Wednesday, August 31 – Submission deadline first round
  • Monday, Sept 12 – Announce top 5 picks & voting begins
  • Wednesday, Sept 28 – Voting ends on top 5 picks at 12pm ET and winner is announced at 1pm ET


Grand Prize: There will be one single winner who will win five free tee shirts – of their design – and the honor of creating BWB’s Book for Book tee shirt that will be sold on our website.

Unforeseen Events: Better World Books reserves the right to change this contest at its sole discretion at any time that Better World Books becomes aware of any circumstances or occurrence which would materially affect the contest security or fairness. Better World Books reserves the right to announce any contest rules changes over the air, in print or posters. (Better World Books is not responsible for the inability of the winner to accept the prize for any reason).

List of Winners: For the name of the winner, check Facebook or send an electronic inquiry to

Good luck!


  1. Aaron King says:

    It should say “Nice Books”

  2. Karrah Martin says:

    Saving the world- one fabulous novel at a time.

    Betcha Kindle doesn’t have cool shirts!

  3. Some of my best friends are real characters.
    Don’t judge a book by its movie.
    FACE in a BOOK :).
    Baby got paperback.

  4. RICKY SIMMONS says:

    M A D E IN A B E T T E R W O R L D 🙂 B O O K S

  5. Carol De Vorkin says:

    Get Bookin’

  6. TAMMY SMITH says:


  7. Books: Bigger on the inside.

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