James Patterson - The Treasure Hunters Secret Hideout Contest (Expired)

Come Up with a Secret Clue to Win $10,000 in Cash

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Does your kid love to crack and create secret codes? Then have him or her enter James Patterson's The Treasure Hunters Secret Hideout Contest for a chance to win $10,000 in cash.

To enter, the child must first crack a code from James Patterson's book, then come up with a clue of his or her own.

The most creative, funny, and effective clue will win a huge cash prize.

This sweepstakes has expired.

Sweepstakes Links:

  • Sweepstakes Entry Form: http://middleschoolbook.com/treasurehunt/
  • Sweepstakes Rules: http://middleschoolbook.com/treasurehunt/official-rules.php
  • Sweepstakes Homepage: http://middleschoolbook.com/


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USA, between the ages of 8 and 17

Start Date:

July 04, 2016

End Date:

October 04, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. ET

Entry Frequency:

One time per person/household

Sweepstakes Prizes:

Grand Prize: $10,000 in cash. (ARV: $10,000)

Additional Comments:

To enter, you must use a code from James Patterson's book, "The Treasure Hunters" to determine the location of the Enlightened Ones' secret home base. You must also include an original clue and answer that describes a museum related secret location.

Only entries that have the correct secret home base location will be judged. The original clues will be judged on the basis of appropriateness to theme (50%), creativity and humor (25%), and that enough content is provided that the clue can be accurately solved (25%).