Stars with Flaming Tails: Win this fantastic collection of poetry

We have five copies of the new book from Valerie Bloom and Ken Wilson-Max to give away.

The front cover of Stars with Flaming Tails

Why not start 2021 with some wonderful poetry?

We're giving you the chance to win a copy of Stars with Flaming Tails, the wonderful new collection of verse by Valerie Bloom.

Featuring super illustrations by Ken Wilson-Max, the poems in the book cover everything from pancakes to river dolphins, a talking nose and a hunt for the colour of your dreams.

We have five copies of this super collection to give away - so if you fancy winning one, don't miss out on our competition!

All you need to do is answer the question below and leave your details before the closing date of 11pm on Tuesday, 23 February. Good luck!

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Stars with Flaming Tails: Win this fantastic collection of poetry

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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 Tuesday, 23 February 2021.

6. There will be five 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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