Win the all the books in the 2020 Branford Boase Award shortlist

The Branford Boase Award is given every year to the most promising new writers and editors for the work creating a book for children aged 7 and up. Here's your chance to win the entire shortlist for 2020!

Here are all the books you could get your hands on...

  • Little Badman and the Invasion of the Killer Aunties, by Humza Arshad and Henry White
  • The Space We're In, by Katya Balen
  • A Pocketful of Stars, by Aisha Bushby
  • Bearmouth, by Liz Hyder
  • A Good Girl's Guide to Murder, by Holly Jackson
  • Frostheart, by Jamie Littler
  • The Million Pieces of Neena Gill, by Emma Smith-Barton

Read about the prize and the shortlisted books here.

To be in with a chance of winning the shortlist, simply answer the question below and enter your details before the closing date of 11pm on Thursday, 18 June. Good luck!

Win all the books in the 2020 Branford Boase Shortlist

Complete the Branford Boase Shortlist book title: Little Badman and the...

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, 18 June 2020.

6. There will be one winner 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.

About the shortlist

The Branford Boase Award 2020

Read all about this year's shortlist by 2019 winner Muhammad Khan

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