Name a Ringdom Contest

by Josiah Bancroft

To celebrate Orbit Books publication of the Arm of the Sphinx paperback on March 13th (US/Can),* I'm giving you a chance to win a super-bundle by naming a ringdom!** The winning name will appear in the fourth and final book of my Books of Babel series.

To enter, all you have to do is tell me what you would name a ringdom and post your answer to Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram using #namearingdom. You can also leave your entry in the comments below.

The Grand Prize Winner will be selected by me and will be included in the final book in the series. This winner will receive a signed copy of Senlin AscendsArm of the Sphinx (Orbit editions), an Audiobook of Senlin Ascends, and an original piece of Books of Babel artwork, drawn by yours truly.

The First Place Winner will be chosen at random and will receive a signed copy of Senlin Ascends & Arm of the Sphinx.

Additionally, for every 50 entries I receive, I will randomly draw another winner who'll receive a signed copy of Arm of the Sphinx.

All entries must be submitted by midnight on March 11 (GMT). Winners will be announced on March 12. One entry per person. There are no regional restrictions. 


* The paperback Arm of the Sphinx will be released on March 15 in the UK and April 10 in AU.

** What the heck is a ringdom? A ringdom is a level in the Tower of Babel. There's some debate over exactly how many ringdoms there are. Some ringdoms have colloquial names, like the Basement or the Parlor. Others are named similarly to nations, for example Pelphia, Japhet, and Andara Nur.