Win the perfect prize for Bookshop Day

Bookshop Day is on 3rd October!

This year's limited edition bag is designed by Charlie Mackesy, author and illustrator of The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse, for Bookshop Day. The bag is available exclusively from bookshops up and down the country and we have 10 to give away. You'll also receive a copy of Virginia Woolf's How Should One Read a Book? in which you'll rediscover the joy of reading and the power of a good book to change the world. Plus, you'll receive a classic Books Are My Bag tote and a £20/€25 National Book Token to spend on choosing wonderful new books.

National Book Tokens gift cards can be bought and spent in high street bookshops across the UK and Ireland, including Waterstones, WHSmith, Blackwell's, Easons, and your local indie. Find your local bookshop. 

5 Caboodle Points

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This competition ended on 29/10/2020

Terms and Conditions

10 x winners will receive a Charlie Mackesy Books Are My Bag tote bag, a classic Books Are My Bag tote bag, a copy of How Should One Read a Book? by Virginia Woolf, and a £20/€25 National Book Tokens gift card

  • No purchase necessary.
  • Closing date: 11:59pm, Thursday 29th October 2020.
  • Only one entry per person will be accepted. Entrants may not win more than one prize.
  • The prizes are non-transferable and there are no cash alternatives, and 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.
  • National Book Tokens gift cards can be bought and spent in participating bookshops across the UK and Ireland. Find a bookshop.
  • The competition is open to UK and Republic of Ireland 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.
  • Entrants will automatically collect 5 Caboodle Points. Find out more about How Caboodle Works.
  • 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 in order to fulfil the dispatch of competition prizes.
  • We will contact winners by email. In the event of a winner not responding after 14 days, we reserve 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 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.
  • 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.

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