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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.

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      My daughter's world is all about girly stuff and sparkly things. Fairies make most of it!!

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 21:39
    2. Simone Atkinson's avatar Simone Atkinson

      Awesome!! My niece would love these , she is a real book worm ...

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 21:34
    3. Angela Scott's avatar Angela Scott

      I am just glad that I have found a new series for my daughter to read! I find it so hard to find stuff she hasn't read a whole new series I hadn't heard of :)

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 20:58
    4. Sherry Altoft's avatar Sherry Altoft

      My granddaughter would absolutely love these!

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 20:53
    5. Martha Morales's avatar Martha Morales

      I know the perfect little girl that would love these. And I would love to be me that gives them to her.

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 20:40
    6. Joan Etheridge's avatar Joan Etheridge

      Who wouldn't just love to be a fairy godmother?!

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 20:30
    7. Maura Chacksfield's avatar Maura Chacksfield

      My 7 year old would devour these!

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 20:00
    8. June Manning's avatar June Manning

      These books look great!

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 19:52
    9. Georgia Kokkota's avatar Georgia Kokkota

      Awesome!! My niece will love these!!

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 19:35
    10. Viera Kubalova's avatar Viera Kubalova

      We do not have fairies here in Slovakia,our children believe in another creatures.Anyway it would be an interesting change.

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 19:33
    11. Manuela Istoc's avatar Manuela Istoc

      my Isifee will love these books and to become a Stargirl :)

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 19:32
    12. susan shaw's avatar susan shaw

      My grand kids will love these books thanks

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 19:21
    13. Luka Perusic's avatar Luka Perusic

      Would work for a little friend.

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 19:11
    14. Tim Alexander's avatar Tim Alexander

      Good luck all!

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 19:07
    15. Alma Koolvan de Kaa's avatar Alma Koolvan de Kaa

      From the Netherlands: Heerlijk nog meer leesplezier. Wij doen graag mee.....

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 18:32
    16. Roz Rice's avatar Roz Rice

      All little girls should be fairy godmothers! Roz

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 18:18
    17. Mona Garg's avatar Mona Garg

      My daughter would enjoy the series. I would love the iPod ;) Thanks

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 18:17
    18. Jennifer Brodie's avatar Jennifer Brodie


      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 17:59
    19. Elena Klebanov's avatar Elena Klebanov

      I like to win :)

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 17:57
    20. Brita Bevis's avatar Brita Bevis

      What a brilliant idea for a book, wish I could be that clever (I love writing children's tales, but can never think of a good theme)! I know my granddaughter Alvi, would love such a book... she's completely obsessed with fairies, magic etc. Many thanks for another great competition!

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 17:54
    21. Doris chetcuti's avatar Doris chetcuti

      I am sure my granddaughters would love them! they love reading about fairies.

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 17:52
    22. Shelagh Campo's avatar Shelagh Campo

      My two grand daughters, aged 7 and 9 would absolutely be in 7th heaven if I won this for them - they are both avid readers and I Pod users!!!!

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 17:51
    23. Calum Wallace's avatar Calum Wallace

      A touch of serendipity in a childs life is character forming.

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 17:45
    24. michelle casey's avatar michelle casey

      Wow my little godchild would adore this prize.

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 17:32
    25. Karen Noone's avatar Karen Noone

      My daughter Lily would so love this prize, she's my little fairy, fingers crossed

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 17:21

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