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...

Current competitions

Win the Princess in Black books and join in her incredible adventures

Find out how you could win six of these brilliant stories about a princess with a big secret...

Win a copy of David Almond and Dave McKean's haunting new graphic novel, Poltergeist

This dark and moving book is a must-read for young teens in need of a powerful, coming-of-age tale. As you'd expect, it's told and drawn with mesmering, jaw-drops-to-the-floor style.

Win a set of 15 Rescue Princesses books

With more than a million copies sold worldwide, you won't want to miss out on these popular books all about ninja princesses taking on some animal-saving missions!

Astonish your friends by winning a copy of Science is Magic

Find out how you could win one of five copies of Steve Mould's brilliant book, which teaches you how to pull off amazing tricks using science.

Win a super set of Bizzy Bear books

Find out how you can get your hands on ten of Benji Davies' adorable interactive books for little ones.

Celebrate 30 years of Kipper by winning The Blue Balloon

Find out how you could win an anniversary edition of the very first book by Mick Inkpen to feature much-loved pooch Kipper.

Win a set of Lulu books: gentle stories that are perfect for toddlers and preschoolers

The Lulu books have everything: they're sweet, short and simple with bright, clear illustrations that will please the youngest readers.

Win The Sisterhood collection: all your favourite classics like you've never seen them before

Get your mitts on these beautiful covers – Penguin have re-released some of the best children and young teen classic books out there, and they're looking better than ever...

Join Emily Lime for a detective story like no other by winning The Book Case

Find out how you could win Dave Shelton's hilarious story, which has just been released in paperback with a shiny new look.

Discover the extraordinary life of Malala Yousafzai by winning two books

Find out how you could get your hands on Malala's Magic Pencil and a new biography of the activist for young readers.

Get your hands on a complete, signed set of The Edge Chronicles

Find out how you could win all 13 books in Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell's brilliant fantasy series.

Be inspired by winning a complete set of Little People, Big Dreams board books

Find out how you could get your hands on the new versions of the popular Little People, Big Dreams books for younger readers.

Win a fabulous prize bundle to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Handa's Surprise

Find out how you could win the anniversary edition of Eileen Browne's classic picture book (and some other goodies, too).

Get all fired up by winning the entire Dragonsitter series

Find out how you could win all ten books in Josh Lacey and Garry Parsons' hilarious series.

Win a whole set of Phoenix books, the fun and funny comics your child will love

Here are all your favourite Phoenix stories collected: perfect for boys and girls aged 6-12.

Celebrate the 20th anniversary of That's Not My... with our fun prize

Find out how you could win an anniversary edition of That's Not My Puppy and a cute tote bag.

Reading Spaces: win a BookSpace reading corner set for your classroom worth up to £1,500

To celebrate 20 years of the Waterstones Children’s Laureate, we have a great prize for primary schools sponsored by BookSpace, the UK’s leading designers of primary school libraries.

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