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Saturday 18 March 2023

Giveaway: Emma's Freckles

This month we are thrilled to be giving away a signed copy of Emma’s Freckles by Sarah Wallace, illustrated by Lesley McGee, Little Pink Dog Books. 

Inspired by mythology and full of freckles, this magical story of self-acceptance will capture children’s hearts with twinkling stars, a shimmering island and wonderful tale of connection to the stories of ancestors.

This gorgeous picture book tells a story of an island with mist that dances off the ocean, glimmering stars that speak to you from faraway places, and freckles that are more special than you could ever imagine. A beautiful story with stunning illustrations that will enchant children with the wonder of nature and the night sky.

To discover more about the genesis behind this endearing tale, read Sarah's Guest Post on writing Emma this Wednesday 22 March. Read KBR's Sarah Steed's inspiring review of Emma's Freckles for more insight on this marvellous tale.

For the chance to win this a signed copy of this beautiful picture book releasing this month, tell us in 25 words or less what your favourite myth is and why.

Email your answer along with your name and postal address to dimity. The response we like best will a copy of this book signed especially for you by the author. Competition is open to anyone, worldwide, so long as they have an Australian postal address for delivery of the books. Please note, we cannot deliver to PO Boxes. Entries without a name and street address will be ineligible. Winners will be announced right here on our website on 27 March 2023.

Competition runs from 5.00 am 18 March 2023 to 5 pm 25 March 2023. Adults can enter for those aged 17 and under. This is a game of skill, not chance. The judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.