Competitions

This is your chance to try your luck and win some brilliant prizes in BookTrust competitions.

We run various giveaways - from book bundles to signed copies and very special merchandise - so take a look below to find out which treats you could get your hands on at the moment. Keep your fingers crossed...

Please note that we’re currently experiencing delays in posting prizes due to the COVID-19 outbreak and the need for many publishers to work at home, but we are aiming to get prizes sent out as soon as possible.

Current competitions

Alex & Alex: Win this sweet book about friendships and falling out

Alex & Alex are the best of friends - but sometimes even friends need a time out! Get your hands on this adorable picture book by Ziggy Hanaor and Ben Javens.

Skeleton Keys: Win this sumptuously spooky series

Take a journey through the weird and wonderful mind of Guy Bass with the Skeleton Keys series of haunted tales - perfect for Halloween...

The Wind May Blow: Win a beautiful book about hope and resilience

We're giving away five copies of this inspiring, peek-through book from Sasha Quinton and Thomas Hegbrook.

Win TEN adorable Claude books

Berets at the ready! Here's how you can get your hands on ten smashing adventures with canine hero Claude, by bestselling children's creator Alex T. Smith.

Big giveaway for schools: Win every pupil in Year 6 a signed copy of Britannica’s Listified!

Here's a don't-miss-out opportunity for schools to win their students an amazing compendium of facts and trivia that both educates and entertains.

Win a copy of the captivating new story Julia and the Shark

We've fallen in love with this beautiful tale from Kiran Millwood Hargrave and Tom de Freston, so we're giving away five copies.

Win the book that answers the questions every child has asked since the pandemic began

Over the last 18 months, our lives have been taken over by a tiny virus we can't even see. Understandably, kids have a lot questions – like, 'What even IS a virus'? Luckily, this book will help!

Kevin the Roly-Poly Flying Pony: Win all the books in this hilarious series

Max's best friend is Kevin - a small, round, flying pony who loves biscuits. If that's not enough to make you want to win four books in this brilliant series, we don't know what is!

Get ready for adventure with Mr Penguin!

To celebrate the release of Mr Penguin and the Tomb of Doom, we've got all four books in Alex T. Smith's hilarious series to give away!

Constance in Peril: Win this delightful tale of a doll in danger

We're giving away five copies of this brilliant story from the creators of The Misadventures of Frederick.

Win this picture book adventure from superstar pairing Malorie Blackman and Dapo Adeola

Former Children's Laureate Malorie Blackman and current Writer in Residence Dapo Adeola have locked forces to create a rip-roaring book about two children who turn their house into a wild wonderland.

Win a whopping ten Pip and Posy books – the bunny and mouse duo that all toddlers love

Pip and Posy are best friends and typical toddlers, full of ups and downs. Axel Scheffler's books are not only fun but brilliantly explore those familiar feelings. Now's the time to get them on your child's bookshelf...

Ten years of Sky Hawk: Win this wonderful book about a special bird and its migration to Africa

Brought back from the brink of extinction in recent years, the osprey is a spectacular bird that is the star of the show in Gill Lewis' book Sky Hawk. Prepare to be moved and gripped by this wonderful story for children.

Win one of three copies of the beautiful Seal Child

Robert Vescio and Anna Pignataro's new book is a stunning tale of friendship and hope - find out how you could win it here.

Get your hands on NINE fabulous flip-flap books by Axel Scheffler

Little ones will love inventing their own animals with these fun flip-flap books - and we've got a whopping nine-book bundle to give away.

Win this beautiful picture book about a child's first sleepover

Part of a series of stories about a little girl called Lulu, the latest book tackles an exciting milestone that every parent eventually faces: the sleepover!

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