Win five beautiful picture books by our Illustrator in Residence, Ed Vere

Ed Vere's picture books are perfect for reading aloud with little ones - and his stunning illustrations will enchant adults and children alike, whether you're a Grumpy Frog or as brave as Max! 

With bright, bold illustrations, colourful characters and gentle stories, Ed Vere's picture books encourage children to be themselves like Leonard the Lion, to accept and overcome feelings of anger like Grumpy Frog, and to see the world with curiosity and courage like Max the kitten.

We're excited to be giving away a set of five books to five lucky winners!

All you need to do is answer the question below and leave your details before the closing date of 11pm on Tuesday, 5 May. Good luck!

Win five picture books by our Illustrator in Residence, Ed Vere

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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, 5 May 2020.

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.

Illustrator in Residence

Our current Illustrator in Residence is Ed Vere, who is writing blogs, running competitions and giving us his unique perspective on the world of children's books.

Find out what he's been up to