Win a bumper Alice in Wonderland prize!

Curiouser and curiouser... 

This year marks the 150th anniversary since the original Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There by Lewis Carroll and illustrated by Sir John Tenniel was first published by Macmillan Children’s Books. To mark this special landmark, they are publishing a new illustrated edition by Wonderland lover and multi award-winning illustrator, Chris Riddell.

Alice's second adventure – the sequel to Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland – takes her through the looking-glass to a place even stranger than the Wonderland, where she is joined by iconic characters such as Humpty Dumpty and Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum.

To celebrate this anniversary, we're giving one lucky Caboodler the chance to win a bumper Alice in Wonderland prize, including: 

  • A £40 National Book Token, with Tenniel's classic illustrations
  • A stunning set of both Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There, beautifully illustrated and signed by Chris Riddell
  • A Cornishware tea set for four
  • 2 tickets to the Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser exhibition at the V&A in London
  • £250 towards travel and accommodation

10 runners-up will each receive a copy of both books and a £10 Alice National Book Token.

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Win gorgeous Alice in Wonderland goodies

This competition ended on 19/08/2021

Terms and Conditions

1 x winner will receive:

  • £40 Alice National Book Token
  • A copy of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There illustrated (and signed) by Chris Riddell
  • A Cornishware tea set for four
  • 2 tickets to the Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser exhibition at the V&A in London. All efforts will be made to find tickets for your preferred date, but if this is not possible, we will be in touch to find an alternative.  Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser is open Wednesday-Sunday until 31st December 2021
  • £250 towards travel and accommodation

10 x runners-up will receive a copy of both books

  • Closing date: 11:59pm, Thursday 19th August 2021.
  • No purchase necessary.
  • Only one entry per person will be accepted. Entrants may not win more than one prize.
  • The competition is open to UK residents except employees of the Booksellers Association and Book Tokens Ltd., their families, employees of participating bookshops, and anyone else connected with this promotion.
  • Entrants must be aged 16 or over.
  • The Promoter accepts no responsibility for entries that are incomplete, illegible, incorrect, corrupted or fail to reach the Promoter by the closing date for any reason. Automatically generated entries or entries via third parties are invalid and shall not be considered.
  • Entrants agree to the Promoter using their details in post-competition publicity. Your details will not be used for any other purpose, or passed onto any third parties, unless specified. Winners’ details may be shared securely with a third party (such as the publisher) in order to fulfil the dispatch of competition prizes.
  • Entrants will automatically collect 5 Caboodle Points. Find out more about How Caboodle Works.
  • The prizes are non-transferable and there are no cash alternatives, and are subject to availability. The Promoter reserves the right to amend the specification of the prize or offer an alternative prize. In exceptional circumstances, the Promoter reserves the right to foreclose the competition without notice.
  • If National Book Tokens gift cards or e-Gift cards are included in the prize, they can be spent in participating bookshops. Find out more.
  • If signed copies are included in the prize, books will either be signed directly by the author/illustrator(s) or signed bookplates will be provided (either separately or stuck in the book).
  • The Promoter will choose winners at random from all qualifying entries.
  • The Promoter will contact winners by email shortly after the closing date. In the event of a winner not responding after 14 days, the Promoter reserves the right to allocate the prize to another winner, or foreclose the prize. Unsuccessful entrants will not be contacted.
  • The Promoter accepts no responsibility for winners not receiving the Promoter’s communications due to their spam filter, accidental deletion, incorrect email provided, or for any other reason. In the event of this, the Promoter is unable to provide compensation.
  • The Promoter accepts no responsibility for winners not receiving their prize once it has been dispatched. On a case-by-case basis, the Promoter will do their best to compensate the winner but regretfully this may not always be possible.
  • The Promoter’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • The Promoter will only use your email address and other personal information as outlined in our privacy policy.
  • Promoter: Book Tokens Ltd, 6 Bell Yard, London, WC2A 2JR.
  • Due to the ongoing pandemic (COVID-19), prizes may be delayed in being dispatched; there may be a delay in contacting winners; and there may be unavoidable issues that mean the Promoter needs to amend the specification of the prize or offer an alternative prize.

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