Get your hands on the complete Blue Peter Book Awards 2021 shortlist

Find out how you could win all three books nominated for Best Story along with the three titles in the running for Best Book with Facts.

The six books nominated for the Blue Peter Book Awards 2021

We are so excited that the shortlist for the Blue Peter Book Awards has been unveiled!

There are six books in the running - three battling it out for Best Story, and three nominated for Best Book with Facts.

Now, we're giving you the chance to win all six books... quite a prize!

The titles you could get your hands on are:

  • A Kind of Spark by Elle McNicoll
  • Life of Riley: Beginner's Luck by Simon James Green, illustrated by Aleksei Bitskoff
  • Anisha: Accidental Detective by Serena Patel, illustrated by Emma McCann
  • The Humans by Jonny Marx, illustrated by Charlie Davis
  • A Day in the Life of a Poo, a Gnu and You by Mike Barfield, illustrated by Jess Bradley
  • Inventors by Professor Robert Winston, illustrated by Jessamy Hawke

Fancy winning these brilliant books? To be in with a chance, all you have to do is answer the question below and leave your details before the closing date of 11pm on Friday, 15 January 2021. Good luck!

Find out more about the Blue Peter Book Awards

Get your hands on the complete Blue Peter Book Awards 2021 shortlist

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Terms and conditions

1. Participants must be at least 18 years old to enter.

2. To enter the competition, you must be a resident of England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland.

3. The competition is not open to employees (or members of their immediate families) of BookTrust.

4. Only one entry per person.

5. Entries must be submitted by 11pm on Friday, 15 January 2021.

6. There will be ten winners selected at random (from all eligible entries).

7. If a chosen winner does not respond to correspondence within one week, a new winner will be selected.

8. Our decision will be final, and no correspondence will be entered into.

9. The prize will not be transferable to another person.

10. No part of the prize is exchangeable for cash or any other prize.

11. The prize is run by BookTrust of G8 Battersea Studios, 80 Silverthorne Road, Battersea, London SW8 3HE. However, the prize will be sent out by a third party and by entering you acknowledge that your details will be passed on to them, solely for the purposes of administering this competition.

12. Prizes will be sent out to winners by post. However, BookTrust cannot be held responsible for any prizes lost, damaged or stolen after they have been sent.

13. Where a third party is supplying a prize, BookTrust accepts no responsibility for inaccuracy of any prize description, and the third party is responsible for prize fulfilment.

14. Due to the coronavirus situation, the prize will be sent out only when the prize provider is able to safely return to their office. There may be a delay before a chosen winner receives their prize.

15. By entering you are agreeing to the terms and conditions in our privacy statement.

16. BookTrust reserves the right to amend the competition end date at any time.

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