If you enjoy writing and are aged 18 or under why not enter the Henrietta Branford Writing Competition. The prize includes a trip to London to meet Jacqueline Wilson (Children's Laureatge) togehter with the authors shortlisted for the Branford Boase Award which celebrates new children's writers.
To enter you need to log on to www.branfordboaseaward.org.uk to finish the story that Meg Rosoff, last year's BBA winner, has started on the website. Your story must be no more than 1500 words. Closing date for entries Friday 26 May 2006.
And don't forget for younger (much younger) readers the Carousel/Spot competition, just click on the Carousel home page to go to the competition. Closing date 7 April.