If you have read any of my posts recently, you will be aware that Mary Stewart’s children’s classic, The Little Broomstick, has just been re-issued in the UK, in readiness for the release of its animated adaptation, Mary and the Witch’s Flower, in May. Follow the links for my reviews of the novel and the film (short version: I love them both, they are perfect for children and adults).

Now, thanks to the generosity of UK publisher Hachette Children’s Books, you have the chance to win a copy of The Little Broomstick!

This offer is for the UK only, due to postage costs. To be in with a chance of winning a free copy of this beautiful and thrilling novel, all you have to do is follow the blog and leave a comment below to let me know that you would like to win. Enter by noon (BST) on Monday 23 April 2018 and, who knows, The Little Broomstick may be flying out to you next week!

And while you wait to see if you are a winner, why not read a free excerpt of the book via the Hachette schools website?

This giveaway is now over. Congratulations to our winner, Julie Cook!