Explore the world and all its treasures with these two amazing books

Komodo dragons, erupting volcanoes, mysterious masks and intergalactic artefacts... get ready for two mind-boggling adventures through the wonders of the world.

We're incredibly excited about this giveaway: we're offering three lucky winners the chance to get their hands on Amazing Islands and Amazing Treasures, two gorgeously illustrated and totally fascinating picture books from What On Earth.

Amazing Islands

Spanning prison islands, river islands, barrier islands, mystery islands (like Fadiouth in Senegal, which is made entirely from shells), island cultures and many, many other fascinating topics, Weiss and Hyndman’s colourful, stylish book is full to the brim with fascinating facts.

Read our review

Amazing Treasures

Calling all treasure-hunters - if you're inspired by the wonders of the natural world like the Arctic sea ice or the Amazon rainforest, or dream about discovering a long-lost prize like the Mask of Agamemnon or the tomb of Tutankhamun, this is the book for you. David Long's compendium of treasures from around the world (and beyond) is sumptuously illustrated by MUTI. One to pore over for hours while you plan your next archaelogical expedition.

Read the blog: David Long's top 10 amazing treasures

For the chance to win a set of these amazing books, simply answer the question below and leave your details by the closing date of 11pm on Monday 8 March 2021.

Win Amazing Islands and Amazing Treasures

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 Monday, 8 March 2021.

6. There will be three 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. By entering you are agreeing to the terms and conditions in our privacy statement.

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

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