Competitions

This is your chance to try your luck and win some brilliant prizes in BookTrust competitions.

We run various giveaways - from book bundles to signed copies and very special merchandise - so take a look below to find out which treats you could get your hands on at the moment. Keep your fingers crossed...

Please note that we’re currently experiencing delays in posting prizes due to the COVID-19 outbreak and the need for many publishers to work at home, but we are aiming to get prizes sent out as soon as possible.

Current competitions

Go for gold by winning this brilliant book all about the Olympics and Paralympics

Discover fascinating facts about the Olympics and Paralympics with On Your Marks, Get Set... Gold! by Scott Allen and Antoine Corbineau.

Learn the way of the Tiger Warrior with Maisie Chan's thrilling new book

Mystical coins, zodiac spirits, and a battle between good and evil... how will Jack find time to do his homework? Here's how you can win Maisie Chan's Chinese mythology-inspired adventure.

Get your hands on two fantastic Ruffles books from David Melling

These super-cute books from the author-illustrator of Hugless Douglas are perfect for toddlers - find out how you could win the pair.

You Can: Learn four brilliant new hobbies

Take a trip to the stars, get seriously sporty, make yummy food or make something new out of old clothes with this fabulous bundle of fun how-to books!

I Am Angry: Win this brilliant book about a little kitten with a BIG temper

We're giving away five copies of this super story from Michael Rosen and illustrator Robert Starling.

Goal! Win a bunch of epic football books

If your child's as hooked on football – and inspired by the England squad – as we've all been this summer, they'll love this giveaway of football books, ranging from funny fiction to amazing sports facts.

Win the adorable new book from the creators of The Hug

Find out how you could win The Longer the Wait, The Bigger the Hug by Eoin McLaughlin and Polly Dunbar.

Win the CLiPPA shortlist 2021: The very best of children's poetry in the UK

The Centre for Literacy in Primary Education (CLPE) run the only award for published poetry for children in the UK. Here's your chance to win all five poetry books on the incredible new shortlist.

Protest! Win a copy of this fascinating book about making a stand

We're giving away five copies of this brilliant read about protest through the ages - from Ancient Egypt to the modern day.

Win Jim Smith's Super Weird Mysteries

Ready for some madcap sleuthing? Here's how you can win Jim Smith's hilarious series.

Win six books for teenagers on topics such as stress and sleep by author Nicola Morgan

Nicola Morgan, known as 'The Teenage Brain Woman', is an award-winning novelist and expert in the teenage brain and mental health: parents and teens alike will love these helpful guides to surviving and thriving through those years.

Get your hands on Daisy's Dragons, a super book about feelings

We're giving away five copies of this sweet story about the importance of all your emotions - even the difficult ones.

Whatever you do, DON'T read this book: The Book That Did Not Want To Be Read

Oh, alright, if you PROMISE not to read it... here's how you can win a copy of David Sundin's Swedish bestseller.

Travel back in time with two beautiful stories by Hilary McKay

Here's how you can win gorgeous immersive historical novels The Swallows' Flight and The Skylarks' War by Hilary McKay.

Nen and the Lonely Fisherman: Win this stunning tale of love, acceptance and faith

Find out how you could win a copy of this beautiful tale from Ian Eagleton and James Mayhew.

Be a champion like Marcus Rashford with this inspiring book

Here's how you can get your hands on this fabulous book full of motivational tips from one of the England football team's top players.

Win this ladybird seek-and-find book for babies and toddlers

This board book is colourful, interactive and fun – the perfect read for summer months, as you and your little one look for ladybirds together.

Go on a journey through nature by winning a copy of Wild Child

Find out how you could win the fantastic new children's book from Diary of a Young Naturalist author Dara McAnulty.

The Culture of Clothes: Win a copy of this seriously stylish book

We're giving away a beautiful book about world dress to five lucky winners in our competition.

Win all four books in the hilarious Planet Omar series

Omar and his friends are back with more laugh-out-loud adventures! Here's how you can win all four books in the series.

Agent Llama: Win a hilarious spy caper like no other

Find out how you could win one of five copies of the hilarious new picture book from Angela Woolfe and Duncan Beedie.

Win this colourful comic-strip guide to understanding your feelings, for readers aged 7+

Help your child get to know all their feelings and how to look after them in this positive and practical guide from beloved author-illustrator Marcia Williams.

Win this wonderful guide to the world of football

Find out all about what footballers do on and off the pitch, from what they eat, to how they train, to all their other hobbies! Find out about all the other unusual football jobs there are out there too! Such as being a sport journalist, a team manager or a physiotherapist!

Win two heartwarming picture books about friendship and kindness by artist AnneliesDraws

These sweet books about Little Brown Bear and his friends aim to teach young children about the importance of kindness and empathy - especially towards ourselves.

Win Calmer Llama and Angry Bear: Two board books to help toddlers get to grips with big feelings

Written by a child psychologist, these tactile touch-and-feel books are incredibly cute and incredibly helpful tools to process emotions like anger and anxiety.

Get inspired by winning empowering books from Kamala Harris and Amanda Gorman

Find out how you could win Kamala Harris's memoir for young readers, The Truths We Hold, and Amanda Gorman's iconic poem The Hill We Climb.

Win three illustrated books by Holly Webb about the beautiful bond between humans and animals

Children aged 5+ will love these heart-warming books that are based around surprising friendships with animals, all by the multi-million bestselling author Holly Webb.

Experience The Best Worst Day Ever by winning Sophy Henn's joyful new book

Find out how you could get your hands on this brilliant new picture book that will help to put a smile on your face.

The Bookshop Cat: Discover this beautiful tale of a reading-mad moggy

Find out how you could win Cindy Wume's glorious story about friendship, family, and the joy of books.

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