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

Win a Banjo Robinson subscription and get a magical penpal

Who wouldn't want to explore the world with a magical globetrotting cat? Here's how you can win a subscription to Banjo Robinson and receive lots of fun activities for children aged 5-8 every month.

Win a bundle of fascinating fact books

Here's how you can get your hands on the School Library Association's Information Book Awards shortlist...

Get green fingers with this handy guide to growing food in your garden

Here's your chance to win a copy of You Can Grow Your Own Food and become a green-fingered gardening wiz!

Celebrate Elmer Day by winning a lovely bundle of goodies

Find out how you could get your hands on Elmer books, a paint-your-own Elmer kit and even a gorgeous soft toy.

Win one of five copies of gorgeous picture book Like the Ocean We Rise

Find out how you could win Nicola Edwards and Sarah Wilkins' beautiful picture book, which is all about how we can protect our planet if we work together.

Win the wonderful Talking is Not My Thing!

Rose Robbins' new book is a beautiful celebration of neurodiversity and non-verbal communication for children, and we've got three copies to give away. Here's how you can win your very own.

Win all the books shortlisted for the Klaus Flugge Prize for Illustration

Find out how you can win the five picture books shortlisted for the prestigious Klaus Flugge Prize for illustration, which is awarded to the most exciting newcomers in children's picture books.

Get your hands on Rob Hodgson's brilliant new book My Best Friend

We have ten copies of this brilliant new book about the 'friendship' between Mouse and Giant Owl to give away.

Win three brilliant books to help your children's emotional wellbeing

Find out how you could win a bundle of three books to mark Mental Health Awareness Week.

The Magic Bubbles: Get your hands on this beautiful book

Find out how you could win one of five copies of this stunning new picture book.

Help save the planet! Win a copy of A Climate in Chaos

Eco-warrior in the making? Here's how you can win a copy of A Climate in Chaos by Neal Layton and help save the planet.

Discover a new favourite bedtime story by winning 12 wonderful books

We're giving you the chance to win a beautiful bundle of bedtime books - perfect for snuggling up with.

Discover ancient civilisations and legendary leaders with The Humans

Uncover the incredible stories of ancient civilisations by winning a copy of The Humans by Jonny Marx and Charlie Haig

Win an ebook copy of the joyful I Am Brown

We're giving three lucky winners a copy of this beautiful new book about being yourself and celebrating the skin you're in.

Get your hands on a signed copy of Bear Moves AND an original drawing

Find out how you could win a special prize from our Pyjamarama live stream with Ben Bailey Smith and Sav Akyuz.

Win all of Ed Vere's books

Here your chance to win every book by our Illustrator in Residence, Ed Vere.

Win a set of three brilliant interactive animal books

Find out how you could get your hands on the awesome picture books This Is Crab, This Is Frog and This Is Owl.

Finish the story to win a brilliant PJ Masks bundle

Unleash your inner hero and complete the comic strip to win a brilliant bundle of PJ Masks books and goodies.

Goodnight, Bear! Win a beautiful trio of bedtime books

Here's how you can get your paws on three lovely bedtime books with a fun interactive magic torch feature...

Discover the Dalai Lama's life by winning The Seed of Compassion

His Holiness the Dalai Lama has written a children's book to share his life story and lessons of kindness - and we have five copies up for grabs.

Win all the books shortlisted for the prestigious Branford Boase Award

The Branford Boase Award is given every year to the most promising new writers and editors for the work creating a book for children aged 7 and up. Here's your chance to win the entire shortlist for 2020!

Win Eating Chips with Monkey... and a takeaway to go with it

Find out how you could win a copy of Mark Lowery's brilliant new book along with a £40 Just Eat voucher.

Win a copy of the brilliant Ig Pig and Og Frog

Find out how you could win a copy of Sophie Burrows' brilliant new picture book about friendship and jealousy.

Mark Earth Day's 50th anniversary by winning a set of Green Puffin Classics

Find out how you could win a beautiful set of Green Puffin Classics including The Wind in the Willows, The Call of the Wild, The Adventures of Robin Hood and The Jungle Book.

Go on a magical adventure with Mr Tiger and Betsy

We're giving you the chance to win three hardback books in the whimsical and wonderful Mr Tiger and Betsy series! Here's how to enter...

Win one of five copies of I Ate Sunshine for Breakfast

Find out how you could get your hands on this brilliant book about plants - you'll never look at flowers, trees and shrubs in the same way again!

Elephant in My Kitchen! Win this hilarious picture book

Find out how you could win a fabulous, funny new book to help introduce children to ideas about saving the planet.

Discover Inner Mongolia by winning The Moose of Ewenki

You could win a beautiful tale of the friendship between a man and a moose from one of China's best-loved children's authors.

Win a signed set of Owen Davey's wonderful nature books

Find out how you could be getting your hands on all six books, including Owen's latest release Obsessive About Octopuses.

Track down The Lost Leopard by winning a stunning book

Find out how you could win one of five copies of a beautiful new book about the elusive clouded leopard.

Win a beautiful story about a Parisian pigeon

Find out how you could win a copy of Atinuke and Birgitta Sif's tale of friendship and community.

Discover incredible worlds by winning our In Focus giveaway

Find out how you could get your hands on four brilliant books which might just make you see the world differently.

Win an original drawing by Ed Vere plus a set of signed books

Enter BookTrust Illustrator in Residence Ed Vere's drawing diary competition and you could win some extra-special prizes...

Get your hands on an exclusive goody bag to celebrate the release of Viper's Daughter

Here's how you can win a signed copy of Michelle Paver's latest book in the Wolf brother series, Viper's Daughter - plus an exclusive goody bag full of prizes!

BookTrust HomeTime

Looking for something fun as a family? Enjoy storytime with our free online books and videos, play games, win prizes, test your knowledge in our book-themed quizzes, or even learn how to draw some of your favourite characters.

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