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Win a Little Folks Furniture bookcase and 1 of 3 sets of books!

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  • ALL ENTRANTS MUST BE A UK RESIDENT AND OVER THE AGE OF 18.
    To enter the competition, go to whippersnapperkids.com/bloomsbury and answer the question to be entered into the prize draw.
    Final closing date for entries is MIDNIGHT 28/02/2020 and all entries must be received on or before that date.
    The competition is a free prize draw.
    The winner will be drawn at random from all successful entries by an independent judge.
    The winner will be notified by the 30/03/2020
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    The judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
    First Prize consists of a bookcase from Little Folks Furniture and the following books:
    The Lonely Christmas Tree
    We're Going on an Elf Chase
    Bad Mermaids: On Thin Ice
    The Lost Tide Warriors
    The Good Thieves
    Kid Normal and the Shadow Machine
    One Christmas Wish
    2 runners up also receive the set of books as listed above.
    Only one entry per person.
    There is no cash alternative.
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Competition expires 28/02/2020

The Lonely Christmas Tree

A gorgeous gift book to celebrate the true meaning of Christmas – a perfect gift for any Christmas stocking.

A lonely tree stands on the cold, frosted hillside gazing at the other trees sparkling in the village below. How it longs to be with them! Then suddenly out reaches a warm friendly hand, and with a wobble and a shake, a very jolly fellow takes the tree on a journey to a new place . where the tree will feel that it belongs once more, surrounded by old friends and new.

A beautiful Christmas gift inspired by the Christmas poem ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas. With an uplifting message about overcoming loneliness and celebrating being together.

We're Going on an Elf Chase

We’re going on an elf chase.
Come and join the fun.
Can we catch them all?
YES!
Run, run, run!

Four bunnies set off on a jolly Christmas lift-the-flap adventure to find ten little elves hidden under the flaps. You’ll have to run, run, run if you’re going to catch them all! And there are lots of obstacles along the way, from clippy-cloppy reindeer to roaring polar bears and flippy-flappy penguins. Stuffed with festive frolics, this is the perfect Christmas gift.

From the bestselling Laura Hughes, illustrator of We’re Going on an Egg Hunt and The Birthday Invitation

Bad Mermaids: On Thin Ice

In the kingdom of Frostopia, mermaids Beattie, Mimi and Zelda have come to the aid of Maritza Mist, a famous water witch who supplies magic spells to the underwater kingdoms.

Two notoriously bad mermaids have escaped from Viper View prison and stolen Maritza’s map that shows the locations of twelve magical objects. When brought together, these objects will create the most powerful water witch the world has ever known. Beattie, Mimi and Zelda set off to travel the underwater kingdoms to stop them. But they haven’t counted on meeting a bunch of over-zealous spies, the oldest shark in the world or their faithful companion Steve the seahorse going rogue …

On Thin Ice is the third book in the hilarious Bad Mermaids series from the superbly witty and creative Sibéal Pounder, author of Witch Wars and a World Book Day author for 2019.

The Lost Tide Warriors

In the brilliant sequel to The Storm Keeper’s Island, winner of the Books are My Bag Readers Award, Fionn Boyle finds himself at the heart of the fight for the island’s survival.

Fionn Boyle has been Storm Keeper of Arranmore for less than six months when thousands of terrifying Soulstalkers arrive on the island. The empty-eyed followers of the dreaded sorceress Morrigan have come to raise their leader and Fionn is powerless to stop them. The Storm Keeper’s magic has deserted him and with his grandfather’s memory waning, Fionn must rely on his friends Shelby and Sam to help him summon Dagda’s army of merrows.

But nobody else believes the ferocious sea creatures even exist. And how can he prove he’s right without any magic? As Fionn begins his search for the lost army, the other islanders prepare for invasion. The battle to save Arranmore has begun.

The Good Thieves

Vita set her jaw, and nodded at New York City in greeting, as a boxer greets an opponent before a fight.

Fresh off the boat from England, Vita Marlowe has a job to do. Her beloved grandfather Jack has been cheated out of his home and possessions by a notorious conman with Mafia connections. Seeing Jack’s spirit is broken, Vita is desperate to make him happy again, so she devises a plan to outwit his enemies and recover his home.

She finds a young pickpocket, working the streets of the city. And, nearby, two boys with highly unusual skills and secrets of their own are about to be pulled into her lawless, death-defying plan.

Katherine Rundell’s fifth novel is a heist as never seen before – the story of a group of children who will do anything to right a wrong.

Kid Normal and the Shadow Machine

YOU DON’T NEED SUPERPOWERS TO BE A HERO … Or do you?

Despite having no powers, Murph Cooper is part of the best team in the Heroes’ Alliance. So when supervillain Magpie declares all-out war, Kid Normal and the Super Zeroes lead the charge.

But Magpie believes that a powerless hero is no hero at all. And he’s building a dastardly device to prove it.

When Kid Normal enters the Shadow Machine, THE WORLD WILL NEVER BE THE SAME …

One Christmas Wish

It’s Christmas Eve and Theo – left at home with a babysitter – sees an odd-looking star out of his window and decides to make a wish. He wishes that he had some friends to keep him company. Moments later the Christmas decorations begin to disentangle themselves from the tree behind him, ready to wreak a little havoc …

Written with generous helpings of warmth and humour, this is a story about treasuring the people and values that really matter at this time of year from master storyteller and bestselling children’s author Katherine Rundell, creator of Rooftoppers and The Wolf Wilder. Emily Sutton’s breathtaking illustrations capture the magic of the season in stunning detail, making this the perfect Christmas gift.

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