World Book Day is just around the corner and here at Go Girl HQ we’re as excited as can be!
On 7th March, we’re celebrating stories in all shapes and sizes! And, because we know you LOVE reading, we’ve teamed up with our favourite storytellers to bring you lucky readers the ULTIMATE book giveaway!
We’re not just giving you one chance to WIN a boatload of brilliant books!
You lovely Go Girl fans can enter EVERY SINGLE DAY throughout March to win our favourite book of the day.
At the end of the month, one FABULOUS reader will be picked to bag a huge bundle of 40+ books! WOW!
This gigantic giveaway runs until 31st March 2019.
You’ve got to be in it to win it – so get entering!
Find out about all the books involved – and the competition schedule below…
What’s up for grabs?!
Emily Windsnap and the Pirate Prince by Liz Kessler [SIGNED COPY]
Liz Kessler’s Emily Windsnap series conjures a world brimming with magic, adventure and friendship. When Emily’s friend Aaron is captured by pirates there’s only one option – join a rival pirate crew and persuade them to help rescue him. As if boarding a pirate ship weren’t dangerous enough, Emily discovers that pirates hate mermaids. If her true identity is revealed, her life – and Aaron’s – will be at risk. How will Emily keep her secret when the only way to win the treasure is by turning into a mermaid?
Royal Rabbits of London: The Great Diamond Chase
by Santa Montefiore and Simon Sebag Montefiore
The biggest, most beautiful diamond in the whole world has been stolen from Buckingham Palace! Nobody knows how the sneaky thief managed to take the Siberian Diamond from right under the Queen’s nose – but Shylo and the brave Royal Rabbits of London will do whatever it takes to solve the case and return the jewel to its rightful place. Nothing is quite what it seems, and the Royal Rabbits soon realise they might need a bit of help from an old friend to solve this mystery…
Sam Wu is Not Afraid of the Dark by Katie and Kevin Tsang
The brilliantly funny third SAM WU book – the bravest scaredy-cat in the world! Perfect for reluctant readers and fans of Pamela Butchart. Sam Wu is NOT afraid of anything. Except for quite a lot of things. Like ghosts. Sharks too. And also THE DARK! And so when Sam goes camping in the woods with his friends and cousin Stanley, who knows what scary kind of things they’ll face . . .?
The Star-Spun Web by Sinead O’Hart
Tess de Sousa knows she is an orphan, but she has no idea how much she has lost – not just a family, but a whole world.
The orphanage where she is brought up takes the place of a family, with warmth and affection provided by the women who run it. Then a menacing stranger appears, claiming to be her relative, and Tess finds herself – and her pet tarantula – flung into an adventure through multiple worlds.
The Brilliant World of Tom Gates by Liz Pichon
Tom Gates, the UK’s favourite doodling schoolboy is back with free collecting cards in the new-look Tom Gates editions by Liz Pichon. Honest, silly and laugh-out-loud funny, Tom Gates books are NUMBER ONE bestsellers and now ‘Tom Gates – Live on Stage’ is touring the UK. Look out for the new book in May, Tom Gates: Mega Make and Do and Stories too.
My Mum Tracy Beaker by Jacqueline Wilson
Tracy has returned, hand in hand with her daughter Jess, she’s ready to make her childhood dreams come true. Jess and Tracy Beaker are the perfect team. They do everything together. Jess thinks Tracy is the best mum ever, even when she shouts at her teachers! Tracy has made the perfect home for Jess, leaving The Dumping Ground far behind her. Yes, their flat’s a bit mouldy. It’s only just big enough for two. And the Duke Estate is a bit scary. But it’s their happy home.
Until Sean Godfrey, Tracy’s rich boyfriend, whisks them away to his mansion, life of fast cars and celebrity stardom. Will Jess’s brilliant mum turn into a new person altogether? And will Tracy realise that her childhood dream might not be what she needs after all?
Two Sides by Polly Ho-Yen and Billy Talib
Lula and Lenka are best friends and total opposites – Lula is a Dog Person and Lenka is a Cat Person; Lula is super messy and Lenka is neat and tidy; Lula likes talking to people and Lenka likes watching people – but together they make the perfect pair. Until The Day that Everything Goes Wrong … and suddenly the girls are no longer friends. Will it be this way forever?
Vote for Effie by Laura Wood
A wacky comedy for switched-on kids. Cute boys, chocolate cake and a fight for rights! Effie Kostas is on a mission. She wants to – no, she will – become the student council president at her new school. She’s got her campaign team all lined up: a squad of loveable misfits who feel as strongly as she does about the big issues that really matter. You know, like gender imbalance, outdated school conventions – and good-looking boys who steal the last bits of chocolate cake at lunch. It’s time for change, and Effie is going to make change happen. So don’t hang around. Vote for Effie!
The Cosmis Atlas of Alfie Fleet by Martin Howard
Bored of the same old routine? Longing for an adventure? Then join Alfie Fleet as he discovers a universe of wonders with Professor Bowell-Mouvemont (it’s French), President of the space-travelling, map-making Unusual Cartography Club. From giant lobsters on planet Maureen, to the eerie (yet oddly quite boring) brains in jars on Brains-in-Jars World – there’s something for everyone. And if danger’s your thing you won’t want to miss Outlandish, with its gold-hoarding dragon, take-your-life-in-your-hands cuisine, and welcoming locals who’ll fire lightning bolts at you. Thrills and adventure await, just hop on board the slightly old and rusty moped of infinity!
Amelia Fang and the Half-moon Holiday by Laura Ellen Anderson
It’s the half-moon holidays in gloomy Nocturnia which means no school for Amelia and her friends! Instead they are going to spend it with their Rainbow Rangers troop, (lead by unicorns Ricky and Graham) earning badges on Sugar Plum Island. But whilst exploring, Amelia and the gang stumble upon an ancient curse – and are shrunk to the size of bugs! How will they make the bloodcurdlingly BIG journey to break the curse when they are all so very TINY?
Fing by David Walliams
Myrtle Meek has everything a child could ever want, butthat doesn’t stop her demanding more, more, MORE! Myrtle has declared she now wants a FING, but everyone is at a loss when it comes to knowing what a FING actually is… Mr and Mrs Meek examine the library vaults to dust off the pages of the mysterious Monsterpedia in an effort to find the perfect FING.
High Rise Mystery by Sharna Jackson
The detective duo everyone is dying to meet! Summer in London is hot, the hottest on record, and there’s been a murder in THE TRI: the high-rise home to resident know-it-alls, Nik and Norva. Who better to solve the case? Armed with curiosity, home-turf knowledge and unlimited time – until the end of the summer holidays anyway. The first whodunnit in a new mystery series by Sharna Jackson.
JoJo & Bow Bow: Candy Kisses by JoJo Siwa
There’s no holiday like Valentine’s Day, at least according to JoJo Siwa- candy and hearts are two of her favourite things! When the Queen Bs at her dance studio (Brittany, Brooke, and Brie) decide to throw a party after class, JoJo and BowBow are invited. Yes! Party time! JoJo’s assembling the cutest pink, glittery tutu for BowBow when she realizes… one of her classmates has been left out. The Queen Bs won’t divide the dancers- not if JoJo and BowBow have anything to do with it! Before the party starts, JoJo hatches a plan to bring all the girls together, and make this Valentine’s Day the sweetest yet!
Lavinia and the Magic Ring by Bianca Pitzorno
One freezing Christmas Eve in Milan, seven-year-old Lavinia, a modern-day match girl, is alone and starving. Everyone is hurrying home to be with their families, and they have no time to help the little girl. A fairy arrives in a taxi, and Lavinia gives her a light for free. The grateful fairy gives Lavinia a gift: a magic ring. Its special power? It allows the wearer to turn anything into poo – and back again. Lavinia is horrified and disgusted at first, but she soon works out how to use the ring to her advantage.
Secret Supervillain vs Lightning Girl by Alesha Dixon
Lightning Girl is the laugh-out-loud, high-voltage adventure series from superstar Alesha Dixon featuring schoolgirl superhero Aurora Beam. In the latest adventure Secret Supervillian vs Lightning Girl, a totally evil baddie is loose in town! But Lightning Girl’s boring parents won’t let her go out to fight! They say it’s too dangerous. But Aurora can’t just sit this one out. She needs to track down the stolen precious stone that holds the key to her family’s powers. And there’s no time to lose.. Laughs on every page and fantastically funny art throughout.
Pony Camp Diaries: Sophie and Shine by Kelly McKain
Saddle up for a week in pony paradise!
Sophie is so excited to be at Pony Camp, it’ll be such a treat for her to ride non-stop for a whole week. Her mum and dad have been too busy with her baby brother Albie to take her riding, so she hopes she isn’t too rusty. When items belonging to the girls start to go missing, Sophie decides to turn detective and catch the thief … but what will happen if everyone suspects that she has been stealing?
Potkin and Stubbs by Sophie Green
Lil (Potkin) is an aspiring young reporter who catches sight of a boy no one else can see: a ghost called Nedly (Stubbs) who is desperate for someone to believe in him. They team up to solve his murder, with the help of a hardboiled Private Investigator somewhat down on his luck. The trio uncover a link to a sinister web of crime that is engulfing Peligan City along with a clue to Lil’s hidden past.
What are you waiting for? Get entering below – and don’t forget to come back tomorrow for another go!
1st March – The Star Spun Web by Sinead O’Hart
2nd March – Secret Supervillain vs. Lightning Girl by Alesha Dixon
3rd March – Amelia Fang and the Half-moon Holiday by Laura Ellen Anderson
4th March – Potkin and Stubbs by Sophie Green
5th March – Lavinia and the Magic Ring by Bianca Pitzorno
6th March – Emily Windsnap and the Pirate Prince [SIGNED COPY] by Liz Kessler
7th March – Sam Wu is Not Afraid of the Dark by Katie & Kevin Tsang
8th March – The Cosmic Atlas of Alfie Fleet by Martin Howard
9th March – Pony Camp Diaries: Sophie & Shine by Kelly McKain
10th March – Fing by David Walliams
11th March – Vote for Effie by Laura Wood
12th March – JoJo and BowBow: Candy Kisses by JoJo Siwa
13th March – The Brilliant World of Tom Gates by Liz Pichon
14th March – The Royal Rabbits of London: The Great Diamond Chase by Santa Montefiore and Simon Sebag Montefiore
15th March – My Mum Tracy Beaker – Jacqueline Wilson
16th March – High Rise Mystery by Sharna Jackson
17th March – The Star Spun Web by Sinead O’Hart
18th March – Secret Supervillain vs. Lightning Girl by Alesha Dixon
19th March – Amelia Fang and the Half-moon Holiday by Laura Ellen Anderson
20th March – Two Sides by Polly Ho-Yen & Binny Talib
21st March – Lavinia and the Magic Ring by Bianca Pitzorno
22nd March – Emily Windsnap and the Pirate Prince [SIGNED COPY] by Liz Kessler
23rd March – Sam Wu is Not Afraid of the Dark by Katie & Kevin Tsang
24th March – The Cosmic Atlas of Alfie Fleet by Martin Howard
25th March – Pony Camp Diaries: Sophie & Shine by Kelly McKain
26th March – My Mum Tracy Beaker – Jacqueline Wilson
27th March – Vote for Effie by Laura Wood
28th March – JoJo and BowBow: Candy Kisses by JoJo Siwa
29th March – The Brilliant World of Tom Gates by Liz Pichon
30th March – The Royal Rabbits of London: The Great Diamond Chase by Santa Montefiore and Simon Sebag Montefiore
31st March – Fing by David Walliams
FINAL WINNER’S BUNDLE, 40+ books including:
- To Nightowl from Dog Fish by Holly Goldberg Sloan and Meg Wolitzer
- Amelia Fang and the Half-Moon Holiday by Laura Ellen Anderson
- Sam Wu is Not Afraid of the Dark by Kevin & Katie Tsang
- Potkin and Stubbs by Sophie Green
- Lavinia and the Magic Ring by Bianca Pitzorno
- The Littlest Witch by Bianca Pitzorno
- Two Sides by Polly Ho-Yen and Billy Talib
- The Star-Spun Web by Sinead O’Hart
- Pony Camp Diaries: Megan and Mischief by Kelly McKain
- Pony Camp Diaries: Penny and Prince by Kelly McKain
- Pony Camp Diaries: Chloe and Cracker by Kelly McKain
- Pony Camp Diaries: Sophie and Shine by Kelly McKain
- The Brilliant World of Tom Gates by Liz Pichon
- Tom Gates: Excellent Excuses by Liz Pichon
- Tom Gates: Everything’s Amazing by Liz Pichon
- Tom Gates: Genius Idea by Liz Pichon
- Tom Gates: Absolutely Fantastic by Liz Pichon
- Vote for Effie by Laura Wood
- Lightning Girl by Alesha Dixon
- Lightning Girl: Super Squad by Alesha Dixon
- Secret Supervillain vs. Lightning Girl by Alesha Dixon
- The Tail of Emily Windsnap by Liz Kessler
- Emily Windsnap and the Monster from the Deep by Liz Kessler
- Emily Windsnap and the Castle in the Mist by Liz Kessler
- Emily Windsnap and the Siren’s Secret by Liz Kessler
- Emily Windsnap and the Land of the Midnight Sun by Liz Kessler
- Emily Windsnap and the Ship of Lost Souls by Liz Kessler
- Emily Windsnap and the Falls of Forgotten Island by Liz Kessler
- Emily Windsnap and the Pirate Prince by Liz Kessler [Signed by the author!]
- JoJo & Bow Bow: Take the Stage by JoJo Siwa
- JoJo & Bow Bow: Candy Kisses by JoJo Siwa
- The Cosmic Atlas of Alfie Fleet by Martin Howard
- The Story of Tracy Beaker by Jacqueline Wilson
- I Dare You Tracy Beaker by Jacqueline Wilson
- Starring Tracy Beaker by Jacqueline Wilson
- My Mum Tracy Beaker by Jacqueline Wilson
- The Royal Rabbits of London by Santa Montefiore and Simon Sebag Montefiore
- The Royal Rabbits of London: Escape From the Tower by Santa Montefiore and Simon Sebag Montefiore
- The Royal Rabbits of London: The Great Diamond Chase by Santa Montefiore and Simon Sebag Montefiore
- Fing by David Walliams
- Ice Monster by David Walliams
- Bad Dad by David Walliams
- Gangsta Granny by David Walliams