Win a signed copy of Cressida Cowell's brand new book The Wizards of Once

How To Train Your Dragon author Cressida Cowell is back with the first in a brand new series and we're giving away a copy to three lucky winners.

Cressida Cowell and an illustration from The Wizards of Once

We all got hooked on How To Train Your Dragonso when Cressida Cowell announced that she would be back with a brand new series we couldn't wait - and now The Wizards of Once is here!

The story follows Xar, a wizard boy with no magic, and Wish, a warrior girl who owns a banned magical object. Brought up from birth to hate each other, will they be able to put their differences aside when their worlds collide?

We don't know, but we can't wait to find out - and now you can, too, because we are giving away a signed hardback copy of this brilliant book to three lucky winners!

All you have to do to be in with a chance is answer the simple question below, enter your details, and keep your fingers crossed. But be warned - the competition will close at 11pm on Wednesday, 25 October. Good luck!

Win a signed copy of Cressida Cowell's brand new book The Wizards of Once

What is the name of the warrior girl in The Wizards of Once?
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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 Wednesday, 25 October 2017.

6. There will be three winners selected at random (from all eligible entries), who will each win a signed hardback copy of The Wizards of Once.

7. If a chosen winner or runner-up does not respond to correspondence within one week, a new winner or runner-up 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.

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.

See inside Cressida Cowell's The Wizards of Once

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Cressida Cowell plays on the South Downs in the 1970s - the location inspired The Wizards of Once.
Cressida Cowell was inspired by the South Downs when she wrote The Wizards of Once
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Cressida Cowell plays on the South Downs in the 1970s - the location inspired The Wizards of Once.

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The Wizards of Once

Cressida Cowell

Wish is a girl from a warrior tribe and Xar is a boy from a wizard tribe, living in a world loosely based on Ancient Britain at the beginning of the Iron Age, but where magic is real. A fabulously imaginative, funny and unpredictable adventure. 

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