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    Welcome to Stargirl Academy, the magical school in the clouds! Join Lily and her friends as they learn lots of spells -- shimmering, starry, shining, sparkling, glittering and twinkling ones -- and train to be modern-day fairy godmothers. They're girls on a mission to people in trouble. For every successful mission they gain a star and once they have six stars shining on their magic necklaces, they will be become Stargirls!

    Walker Books is giving you the chance to win an iPod Shuffle and a set of six, signed Stagirl Academy books. Two runners-up will win a set of six, signed books as well! Just answer the question below to be in with a chance to win. Competition ends on Thursday 8 August, midnight BST.

    Update -- winner: Marilyn Khng runners-up: Lachlan Davey, Peter Szolcsanyi

    Competition now closed

    Posted by Anna Anna

    Categories: competition, Stargirl Academy

    Stargirl Academy

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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. Anne Willson's avatar Anne Willson

      My granddaughters Danielle & Isabelle would really enjoy these books

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 21:24
    2. Hoang Minh Tran's avatar Hoang Minh Tran

      It's a great competition. I love it! I wanna win it for my daughter, she will be very happy :D

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 17:55
    3. Geneva Crouse's avatar Geneva Crouse

      Were are now getting into chapter books, my daughter and I. I have two older boys so dragons, detectives, and monsters clutter the book shelves. Stargirl Academy would make a nice addition to my daughters books self seeing that she is the girly, girly she is.

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 16:16
    4. Diane Sadler's avatar Diane Sadler

      It's a great series!!!

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 12:26
    5. Felix Amador Galvez's avatar Felix Amador Galvez

      My daughter loves this books!

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 10:58
    6. Claudia Chiovenda's avatar Claudia Chiovenda

      what a gorgeous prize :)

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 10:21
    7. Ursula's avatar Ursula

      theese books would be just perfect for my cousin! :) and I wouldn't mind reading them as well! :)

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 09:36
    8. Angela Evans's avatar Angela Evans

      Super cool. My daughter would die if she ever won this

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 09:20
    9. Rhonda Taylor's avatar Rhonda Taylor

      I'm presently looking for books for the library of a hostel/school in Kathmandu, so the children can improve their English language skills and enjoy these wonderful books! My granddaughter is a great fan of this series...

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 09:06
    10. Kirsten Greenwood's avatar Kirsten Greenwood

      My daughter has been saving her pocket money to buy an iPod shuffle and it will take a long time (she gets $1 per week). I would love for her to get one for her birthday in October.

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 08:39
    11. Sylvia Liney's avatar Sylvia Liney

      I would love to win the iPod shuffle, can't afford to buy one & my granddaughter would just love the Stargirl Academy grateful for the opportunity to enter this competition, thank you... Sylvia x

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 08:30
    12. Colleen Azzopardi's avatar Colleen Azzopardi

      Just what a little girl would love spells fairys magic and of course a few tunes while in training. :)

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 07:17
    13. peggylee's avatar peggylee

      Cathy would love to indulge these Fairy Books!! She also thinks she can be a fairy!

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 07:12
    14. Pippa Samhof Hawkins's avatar Pippa Samhof Hawkins

      My daughter would love to be a fairy godmother. She'll love these books

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 07:03
    15. Angela Fitzgerald's avatar Angela Fitzgerald

      WOW....this is a fantastic giveaway. My daughter's IPOD broke a while back so she would love to have a new one. I would love to win her a new one. Also, the books sound great. I love reading about fairies and my daughter does to. This is something we can do together. Thanks for the giveaway and good luck to everyone.

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 06:57
    16. Ms Tindara Mastrantonio's avatar Ms Tindara Mastrantonio

      Thanks for your great comps!

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 05:32
    17. Helena Arrigo's avatar Helena Arrigo

      Sadly, my daughter is a little old for fairy books. but my nieces would love them. Would love to give them a gift of these books!

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 04:23
    18. Susan Kennedy's avatar Susan Kennedy

      Make believe inspires children's imaginations - these books are brilliant!!!

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 03:39
    19. Andree Hutchinson's avatar Andree Hutchinson

      My nieces would love these wonderful books, as did my daughter

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 03:20
    20. Ms K L Martindale's avatar Ms K L Martindale

      My grand daughter loves fairies and this would be a wonderful present for her for achieving such good results at school

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 03:16
    21. Lisa Brash's avatar Lisa Brash

      I work as a fairy every week, would love to read these books to children at parties :)

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 03:12
    22. elisabeth fong's avatar elisabeth fong

      Oh, reallyyy hope I win this! It will be so awesome and amazing to get them (: *crosses fingers*

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 03:08
    23. shirley macneil's avatar shirley macneil

      My Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren would just love these wonderful books for their collection. They always have so much fun reading together.

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 02:58
    24. Nicole Walters's avatar Nicole Walters

      Our 7 year old fairy-in-training responds to the benefits of reading and music, so reading whilst listening to calm music would be a double bonus!

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 02:23
    25. Georgina Kerr's avatar Georgina Kerr

      It would be delightful to share this special series with my grand children

      Posted Fri, 02 Aug 2013 02:12

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