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  • Win Stories That Last a Lifetime

    Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:28

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    Our friends at Puffin have reissued 20 classic children's books with gorgeous new covers and lots of extras, including never-before-seen first drats and quizzes. These are the stories which will last a lifetime.

    Now you have the chance to win all of them! One lucky winner will receive a full set of these 20 classic children's books. Just answer the question below to be in with a chance to win. Competition ends on Tuesday 5 August at noon BST. Good luck!

    Update -- winner: Colette Dully

    Competition now closed

    Posted by Anna Anna

    Categories: competition, children's books

    Puffin books

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    1. 1. No purchase necessary. Proof of entering is not proof of receipt of entry.

      2. To be eligible, entries must be received on or before the competition closing date. All entries shall become the property of The Book Depository Limited, and their directors, officers, representatives, advertising and promotional agencies are not responsible for contacting or forwarding prizes to entrants who provide unclear or incomplete information or for entries lost, misdirected, delayed or destroyed.

      3. The competition is open to all excluding residents of Italy. Parents/guardians must submit the entry for those under the age of 16. Images must not contain photographs of minors without an adult's consent.

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    1. Delaney mutch's avatar Delaney mutch

      If I won this id be forever grateful and happy :) I never win a single thing and this would be the best thing ever

      Posted Sun, 07 Dec 2014 17:11 Under review
    2. Adriana's avatar Adriana

      Amazing collection

      Posted Wed, 06 Aug 2014 09:05 Under review
    3. Jules's avatar Jules

      I do hope that I will be the lucky one* for once ;)!!

      Posted Wed, 06 Aug 2014 04:52 Under review
    4. Jules's avatar Jules

      I do hope that I will be the lucky for once :)!!

      Posted Wed, 06 Aug 2014 04:51 Under review
    5. Salma Elneklawy's avatar Salma Elneklawy

      I am looking forward receiving this amazing gift . Great read for my 8 years old and as a revision for me too. how delightful to open ones mind and go in an imaginary journey . Even if I am not a winner I will buy the collection for my boy.

      Posted Wed, 06 Aug 2014 03:28 Under review
    6. Salma Elneklawy's avatar Salma Elneklawy

      amazing woooooooooooooooow

      Posted Wed, 06 Aug 2014 03:25 Under review
    7. Betty Curran's avatar Betty Curran

      These are great books. I read them as a child and then read them to my children. I'd like to introduce them to the grandchildren.

      Posted Mon, 04 Aug 2014 22:31 Under review
    8. Toni Haffey's avatar Toni Haffey

      This would be great to win,so I could read them to my 7 grandkids.

      Posted Mon, 04 Aug 2014 22:08 Under review
    9. Jamie McCaffrey's avatar Jamie McCaffrey

      Amazing choice of books!

      Posted Mon, 04 Aug 2014 19:12 Under review
    10. susan king's avatar susan king

      Thank you for the chance to win this !! I have 7 grandkids and they all love to be read to !!

      Posted Mon, 04 Aug 2014 14:50 Under review
    11. Nadia Stanbridge's avatar Nadia Stanbridge

      I would love to win this for my 28 children! ((I'm a teacher as well as a Literacy coordinator!)

      Posted Mon, 04 Aug 2014 13:00 Under review
    12. Sinta Novita's avatar Sinta Novita

      Thank you so much for this! I love to read children books especially about fable in kindergarden :)

      Posted Mon, 04 Aug 2014 07:38 Under review
    13. miss joanna l jackson's avatar miss joanna l jackson

      I will enjoy reading these just as much as the kids will!

      Posted Mon, 04 Aug 2014 06:44 Under review
    14. Glenys Jones's avatar Glenys Jones

      Dexter is 3 and loves reading and so does his BIG sister Ella who is now 5 and learning lots of new words

      Posted Mon, 04 Aug 2014 04:12 Under review
    15. Regina Butcher's avatar Regina Butcher

      I read these books as a child and, would love to introduce them to my 7 year old Granddaughter. She's an excellent reader and I know she would love reading them to Me and her Mom. She reads 1 book every night to her Mom, and throughout the week to me. I Really Want To Win Them!

      Posted Sun, 03 Aug 2014 23:53 Under review
    16. Ken Walters's avatar Ken Walters

      Great giveaway, what an amazing assortment to this collection!

      Posted Sun, 03 Aug 2014 20:15 Under review
    17. Jesse Williams-Cantor's avatar Jesse Williams-Cantor

      Looks really good.

      Posted Sun, 03 Aug 2014 12:36 Under review
    18. Linna stoner's avatar Linna stoner


      Posted Sun, 03 Aug 2014 06:19 Under review
    19. Alexander's avatar Alexander

      Looks awesome.

      Posted Sat, 02 Aug 2014 23:16 Under review
    20. Kelly Conway's avatar Kelly Conway

      The joy of reading.

      Posted Sat, 02 Aug 2014 21:09 Under review
    21. Lourda Delaney's avatar Lourda Delaney

      Great selection of books.

      Posted Sat, 02 Aug 2014 20:47 Under review
    22. Moira Tampsett's avatar Moira Tampsett

      My son is a newly qualified teacher starting in September and would be thrilled to receive this magnificent book bundle. Fingers crossed!

      Posted Sat, 02 Aug 2014 20:03 Under review
    23. Ebireri ogheneruona's avatar Ebireri ogheneruona

      The more we read the more we learn

      Posted Sat, 02 Aug 2014 12:01 Under review
    24. Jessica Lee McGuire's avatar Jessica Lee McGuire

      This looks like such an amazing opportunity!

      Posted Sat, 02 Aug 2014 09:21 Under review
    25. Bernadette's avatar Bernadette

      Thanks for the chance a bit excited

      Posted Sat, 02 Aug 2014 08:37 Under review

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