HarperAudio has announced a “contest to select a guest reader in the full cast audio production of New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman’s American Gods: 10th Anniversary Edition unabridged audiobook.”
Bookperk.com will host the contest, which begins today (April 13).
To enter the contest, fans must record themselves reading an excerpt from American Gods, and then upload it. The public then votes on their favorite.
After narrowing the field to the 20 most popular auditions, Gaiman and HarperAudio will then select the winner.
The winner gets a trip to New York City to take part in the full-cast audio production. The release reads, “In addition to Gaiman, cast members include Fred Berman, Anne Bobby, Dennis Boutsikaris, Tim Cain, Richard Ferrone, Adam Grupper, Sarah Jones, Pete Larkin, Kathleen McInerney, Ron McLarty, Prentice Onayemi, Daniel Oreskes, Paula Parker, Maggi-Meg Reed, Yelena Shmulenson, Alan Winter, and Oliver Wyman.”
Gaiman had this to say:
The deadline for entry is Monday, May 2 at 5 p.m. EST.