The Screen Thief: Win this adorable picture book about putting our phones away

We've got five copies of Helen and Thomas Docherty's hilarious story to give away! Here's how you can win...

The Snaffle arrives in the big city excited to make new friends to play with - but everyone's so busy staring at their screens they don't notice her!

But before long, the Snaffle realises she quite likes screens, too... she likes eating them! She starts eating every screen she can find, until finally she's eaten every screen in the whole city... oops! What will the people think?

This sweet picture book encourages adults and children alike to put their screens away and enjoy the world around them, and we've got five copies to give away! For the chance to get your hands on one, simply answer the question below and leave your details by the closing date of 11pm on Thursday 24 June 2021.

Win a copy of The Screen Thief

On average, how much time does an adult spend on their phone every day?

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 Thursday 24 June 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. 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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