Win a pile of picture books from new Waterstones Children's Laureate, Cressida Cowell

How To Train Your Dragon author Cressida Cowell has also written picture books for younger readers that are completely brilliant: full of cats, rabbits and mini vikings. 

Cressida Cowell is the number one bestselling author-illustrator of the How to Train Your Dragon and The Wizards of Once book series. She's also written some wonderful picture books that your child is going to love, trust us...

If you're looking to introduce your child to the new Children's Laureate, this is the place to start!

More about the Waterstones Children's Laureate

ONE super-lucky winner will get their hands on:

FIVE runners-up will win:

 Older child? Have a go winning these books instead

Win picture books by Cressida Cowell

What is the name of the small and lonely viking in How To Be a Viking?

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 Saturday, 31 August 2019.

6. There will be one winner selected at random and five runners-up (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. By entering you are agreeing to the terms and conditions in our privacy statement.

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

Waterstones Children's Laureate

Bestselling author-illustrator Cressida Cowell is the Children's Laureate for 2019-21: a role given every two years to celebrate outstanding achievement in children's literature.

All about the Laureate