Our Latest Competitions

Welcome to the competitions section of National Book Tokens' rewards programme, Caboodle. Browse our amazing bookish prizes, from literary days out to exclusive signed copies.

Win bundles of books and National Book Tokens galore to get you started on your next reading adventure. Plus every month, 100 Caboodlers will get the chance to read the next big thing with Caboodle Firsts. What's more, look out for the chance to collect Caboodle Points when you enter a competition! Don't forget to sign up to receive new competitions straight to your inbox (and more!).

Book Island Challenge is BACK!

Book Island Challenge is BACK!


Help young readers guess which book characters live on the islands in our Book Island Challenge – and 50 players will each win a £10/€10 National Book Token!

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Get ready to celebrate bookshops

Get ready to celebrate bookshops!


This Bookshop Day, win a Books Are My Bag tote designed by Yehrin Tong and a classic tote, Shaun Bythell's books, and a £20/€25 National Book Token.

Win this year's tote
Have your say in the 2019 Readers Awards

Have your say in the 2019 Readers Awards


Vote for your favourite books in this year's Books Are My Bag Readers Awards for a chance to win a £100/€120 National Book Token.

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Win the 2019 Readers Awards shortlists

Win the 2019 Readers Awards shortlists


To celebrate this year's Readers Awards, we're giving away a set of all 38 sensational books on the shortlists!

Enter to win
Our £1,000 Book Bursary

Our £1,000 Book Bursary is back!


Nominate a student to win £1,000/€1,100 of National Book Tokens – enough to buy every book they'll need for university (and £50/€60 for yourself!).

Nominate a student
Sign up and join in!

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Collect 25 Caboodle Points when you sign up

Sign up to Caboodle today to start enjoying our rewards, from our £100/€120 prize draw and competitions to fun quizzes and recommendations.

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Caboodlers' Corner

Caboodlers' Corner

Browse quizzes, reading lists, and recommendations from our guest Book Doctors.

Caboodlers' Corner
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