THE LANGUAGE OF THORNS Prize Giveaway — Terms & Conditions

  1. This is a prize draw for the following prizes:
    • An exclusive quince flower enamel pin badge – all entrants will receive this, while stocks last
    • A limited edition signed and framed print of an illustration from THE LANGUAGE OF THORNS – five winners will be selected
    To enter, please email proof that you have pre-ordered THE LANGUAGE OF THORNS to, using the subject line THE LANGUAGE OF THORNS and including a complete postal address. Proof of pre-order purchase can include an e-receipt, order number, screen shot of order confirmation or a scanned copy of a physical receipt.
  2. The winners will be selected at random from the entries received in accordance with these terms and conditions by a member of the Hachette Children’s Group marketing team, whose decision will be final.
  3. The winner may see their names mentioned on Hachette Children’s Group (hereinafter the ’Company’) social media accounts or other websites or accounts.
  4. The prize draw opens at 09:00 GMT on 14/08/2017 and closes at 23:59 pm BST on 25/09/2017. Any entries received outside these specified times and dates will not be eligible for entry into the competition.
  5. The prize draw is open to anyone over the age of 13 in the UK and ROI except employees of the Company, their families, or anyone professionally connected to the competition either themselves or through their families. If the entrant is under 16, he or she must get consent from a parent or guardian before entering.
  6. No purchase necessary. If you are unable to pre-order a copy of the book, you may enter the prize draw by emailing as detailed above including the words ‘I am not able to pre-order THE LANGUAGE OF THORNS but please enter me into the prize draw’.
  7. Only one entry per person allowed. Second or subsequent entries will be disqualified. Entries will not be accepted via agents, third parties or in bulk.
  8. The Company is not responsible for contacting or forwarding prizes to entrants who provide unclear or incomplete information or for entries lost, misdirected, delayed or destroyed.
  9. The Company reserves the right to alter the prizes or cancel the prize draw without notice. No cash alternatives to prizes will be provided.
  10. Winners of the signed and framed prints will be contacted by email between 26/09/2017 and 26/10/2017. All prizes will be delivered within a month of the competition ending.
  11. The email addresses of entrants will only be used for the administration of the prize draw and will not be added to any email marketing lists.
  12. The Company will make available the name and county of the winners to anyone who requests this information by writing to the company address below.
  13. By entering the prize draw you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.
  14. This competition is being organised by Hodder & Stoughton, Carmelite House, 50 Victoria Embankment, London, EC4Y 0DZ.
  15. These terms and conditions and any disputes or claims (including non-contractual disputes or claims) arising out of these terms and Conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of England, whose courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction.