Win a copy of Talking is Not My Thing!

Rose Robbins' latest picture book is about the importance of non-verbal communication for children. Here's how you can get your hands on your very own copy

"We all know that human interaction is so much more than words. We use non-verbal communication everyday, in our body language, our facial expressions, and even GIFS on social media." - Rose Robbins, author and illustrator

It's time for two siblings to come in from the garden where they've been playing to have their dinner, read a story and get ready for bed. One of the siblings is non-verbal, meaning they don't speak, but that doesn't mean they can't communicate - in fact, there are a whole number of different ways to share thoughts and feelings without ever having to talk! 

Rose Robbins' latest book is a lovely celebration of diversity and neurodiversity, and the simple message and beautiful bold illustrations mean it's perfect to share with any child.

Read Rose's blog about the book.

We've got three copies of Talking is Not My Thing! to give away - for a chance to win, simply answer the question below and leave your details by the closing date of 11pm on Wednesday 22 July.

Good luck!

Win a copy of Talking is Not My Thing!

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 Wednesday, 22 July 2020.

6. There will be three 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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