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Archive | Competitions

The Red Trolley Dash – Summer Sale 2013


The Summer Sale and Winter Sale trolley dashes are probably amongst the most coveted prizes in South Africa. We’re giving away a 1 minute trolley dash through the Summer Sale tables, one dash per store. The competitions runs from 11am 23 January until 1pm. Should the prize winner not be able to attend their dash, […]

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Competition: Win a Gruffalo Plush or Backpack!

Everybody loves the Gruffalo! We have three stunning Gruffalo backpacks and 3 large special edition plush Gruffalos to give away. All you have to do is the following: 1. Snap a picture of your little one reading a Gruffalo book or playing with Gruffalo toys. 2. Send the picture to with ‘Gruffalo’ in the […]

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Winners of the Food Weekly Stickers Competition

Thanks to our random number generator, we have picked our winners for the Food Weekly Competition! Winners have been contacted via email, so check your spam folder just in case. First prize:  Petrone Schoeman Second prize: Divina Naradh Andrea Oliver Lungile Lechesa Kim Riggien Third prize:  Shameema Solomon Nape Manpane Ashley Smith Johan Riekert Michael […]

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Competition: Win a Hamper of Signed Deon Meyer Books

To celebrate the launch of 7 Days, Jonathan Ball Publishers are giving away a hamper of signed Deon Meyer books! To win this magnificent prize, all you have to do is tell us who is the main character in 7 Days in the comment thread below.  Competition closes Friday 26th October, and the winner will be […]

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Competition: Win a Complete Set of Alex Rider Books

Who is Alex Rider? Name: Alex Rider Age: 14 years Appearance: Alex is well built, with short fair hair and brown eyes. Early Life: A few months after his birth, Alex’s parents, John and Helen Rider, were killed in a plane crash. Alex was then raised by his uncle, Ian Rider. They travelled widely, throughout the UK, Europe and the Americas […]

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Competition: Win one of Five Children’s Hampers

We have five different hampers to give away, courtesy of Pearson Education!  You can enter as many times as you like for the different hampers. To win, simply answer the question that goes with the hamper you’d like to win. Competition closes 10am on Friday 21st of September, terms and conditions apply. Below we have […]

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Competition: Win a Copy of The Agony Chef by Kate Sidley

It has tried-and-tested recipes in it, but it isn’t a cookbook. It’s made up, but it isn’t a novel. Agony Chef, the mysterious Delilah, is a witty advice-giver, food-lover and a bit of a know-it-all who seems rather like the alter ego of author Kate Sidley, but isn’t her, actually. There’s no problem, big or […]

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