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Wild About Writing Competition with Piers Torday

Do you know a budding writer? Piers Torday, Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize winner and author of the bestselling The Last Wild series, and Hachette Children’s Group, have teamed up with Blackwell’s to invite children aged 7 – 12 years across the UK to get creative in a new summer writing competition.

The young entrants will need to write a story of up to 1,000 words using the following line from Piers Torday to get them started:

It was midnight, and far beyond my window, a wolf in the darkness was calling my name …

This is their opportunity to show off their creativity and be in with a chance to win £500 worth of books for their school library along with a school event with Piers Torday, a £50 Blackwell’s voucher, signed copies of Piers Torday’s books and a small number of exclusive printed copies of their very own story for their personal enjoyment.

This competition is only available to those in the UK and Republic of Ireland.

Please note: the details submitted will only be used for the purposes of judging and prize fulfillment. 

You can find links to all of Piers Torday’s books via Blackwell’s below.



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