Book Depository Competitions



  • Win a Nintendo 3DS

    Wed, 07 Aug 2013 15:49

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    Carol Vorderman is one of Britain's best known and loved TV personalities. She feels passionately about the value of education, and joined forces with Dorling Kindersley in 1999 to become DK's Education Champion, working with DK to produce this bestselling Made Easy series in Maths, English, and Science.

    Now DK gives you the chance to win a Nintendo 3DS plus Brain Training games bundle. Competition ends Thursday 29 August, midnight BST.

    Update -- new winner: Charles Omelo

    Competition now closed

    Posted by Anna Anna

    Categories: competition, Carol Vorderman, Nintendo 3DS

    Carol Vorderman

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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, 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.

      4. The prize winner will be decided by The Book Depository. The Book Depository will not enter into correspondence about the choice of winner.

      5. The competition ends as specified on the competition page -- no entry received after that time will be considered. The winner will be announced as specified on the competition page. There is one prize

      6. The promoter reserves the right to amend the specification of the prize or offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value.

      7. The prize winner will be notified by telephone/email. If the selected entrant does not meet all of the contract conditions, another entrant will be selected from the remaining eligible entries.

      8. The competitions are not open to employees of The Book Depository and their sponsors or their immediate families.

      9. By entering the contest, entrants, consent to the use of their names, city of residence, photograph and/or image for publicity purposes in all media carried out by The Book Depository, without payment or compensation.

      10. The decisions of the contest judges are final. The prize must be accepted as awarded.

      11. The right is reserved to terminate or withdraw this contest at any time.

      12. All entries become the property of The Book Depository, who assume no responsibility for lost, stolen, delayed, damaged or misdirected entries or for any failure of the website during the promotional period, for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by The Book Depository on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or any website, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to an entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from playing or downloading any material in the promotion. The Book Depository reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend the email portion of this contest should a virus or bug or other cause beyond the reasonable control of The Book Depository corrupt the security or proper administration of the contest. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of this promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, The Book Depository reserve the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution. Entries are subject to verification and will be declared invalid if they are illegible, mechanically reproduced, mutilated, forged, falsified, altered or tampered within any way. Entrants agree to abide by the Contest Rules and the decisions of the independent judging panel, which are final.

      13. Entries must be submitted by the named entrant (or their parent/guardian for children aged 16 or under) and will be invalid if found to come from a third party. Multiple entries from a single source (e.g 'competition entry' website/company) will be disqualified.

      14. For name/county of prize winner, please send a stamped addressed envelope marked The Book Depository, Thames Central, Hatfield Road, Slough, Berkshire, SL1 1QE. No entries should be sent to this address.

      15. Entry to the competition is conditional on acceptance of these terms and conditions.

      16. The email address and phone number you provide to enter the competition will be used by us to contact you if necessary, and will not be shared with other companies. The Book Depository will only use your email address in compliance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998 and in accordance with our privacy policy.

      17. The Promoters have organised these prize draws in good faith and do not accept liability relating to the prize.


    1. Kiran Skelton's avatar Kiran Skelton

      Wow, This is a great comp... I hope i win, always wanted a 3ds but never had the money. LUCK BE ON MY SIDE.

      Posted Sat, 24 Aug 2013 05:15
    2. TANG JUN YEU's avatar TANG JUN YEU

      Thank You So MUCH for all the books! I always saved my money to buy a Nintendo DS. I wish I can get a the prize! :)

      Posted Sat, 24 Aug 2013 05:12
    3. TANG JUN YEU's avatar TANG JUN YEU

      Thank you SO much for this opportunity!I have always wanted a Nintendo, but my mom doesn't approve video games, and so does my dad. My little brother and I have always hoped for a great competition like this. Thank you, Book Depository! Wish me luck! Sincerely, Sharon T.

      Posted Sat, 24 Aug 2013 05:01
    4. jacqueline bahrij's avatar jacqueline bahrij

      Great competition the kids would love to win.

      Posted Sat, 24 Aug 2013 03:58
    5. Santiaga's avatar Santiaga

      Thank for opportunity BookDepository :) Good luck :):)

      Posted Sat, 24 Aug 2013 03:41
    6. Chris Stretten's avatar Chris Stretten

      Cheers - thanks for the contest!

      Posted Sat, 24 Aug 2013 02:08
    7. r watson's avatar r watson

      Thanks for the opportunity!

      Posted Sat, 24 Aug 2013 01:51
    8. Tabitha Belshaw's avatar Tabitha Belshaw

      Awesome competition thanks :)

      Posted Sat, 24 Aug 2013 01:06
    9. Angie's avatar Angie

      First thing i thought, my little brother would love it! He used to have one but lost it. It'd be an awesome surprise! :D thanks for the opportunity!

      Posted Sat, 24 Aug 2013 00:59
    10. Glenda Wu's avatar Glenda Wu

      Great competition. Thanks for giving us an opportunity to win this great prize.

      Posted Fri, 23 Aug 2013 22:36
    11. Mrs cecilia chao's avatar Mrs cecilia chao

      It would benefit the children with ADHD & ADD in our childcare. It is a great tool for children with special needs to stimulate their active brain. I will greatly appreciate if i win! Thanks for giving me a chance to entre the competition. Regards, Cecilia

      Posted Fri, 23 Aug 2013 22:33
    12. Hayden James Maier's avatar Hayden James Maier

      oh this would be perfect for pokemon x and y coming up!

      Posted Fri, 23 Aug 2013 22:18
    13. Emily Murphy OConnor's avatar Emily Murphy OConnor

      would love to win this for christmas ;-)

      Posted Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:59
    14. Patricia Cochran's avatar Patricia Cochran

      My grandchildren would love this prize!

      Posted Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:43
    15. Judith Edwards's avatar Judith Edwards

      My girl would love this for Christmas!

      Posted Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:42
    16. Mrs Debbie White Beattie's avatar Mrs Debbie White Beattie

      Love this contest, Thanks Book Depository

      Posted Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:22
    17. philip riley's avatar philip riley

      Would replace the one i broke.

      Posted Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:16
    18. Crystal Conklin's avatar Crystal Conklin

      Thank you for this opportunity!

      Posted Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:00
    19. Deidre Adams's avatar Deidre Adams

      We ALL APPRECIATE the AWESOME giveaway. Thank you. ♥♡♥

      Posted Fri, 23 Aug 2013 19:38
    20. julie parker's avatar julie parker

      I would love this for my son. THANK YOU !!

      Posted Fri, 23 Aug 2013 18:56
    21. Tammy OHagan's avatar Tammy OHagan

      would make an excellent Gift for my daughter~

      Posted Fri, 23 Aug 2013 18:54
    22. Bianca Czarnobai De Jorge's avatar Bianca Czarnobai De Jorge

      very nice of you!! =)

      Posted Fri, 23 Aug 2013 18:35
    23. Luiza Fonseca's avatar Luiza Fonseca

      Awesome! Thank you, as always, Book Depository.

      Posted Fri, 23 Aug 2013 18:25
    24. Anita Pizzey's avatar Anita Pizzey

      Thanks so much for your great offer, I have a little 5 yr grandson who would love this gift :) Thanks so much :)

      Posted Fri, 23 Aug 2013 18:02
    25. tiziana blacklock's avatar tiziana blacklock

      What an amazing offer! Any child would be thrilled to receive this awesome educational gift.

      Posted Fri, 23 Aug 2013 17:57

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