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GIVEAWAY: Alma Classics ‘Peter Pan’ and ‘The Selfish Giant’

December 3, 2015

*Giveaway posted 3rd December, enter by 8th December*

Complete Peter Panselfish giantThis week, we’re giving away sets of two books from the Alma Children’s Classics series: The Complete Peter Pan and The Selfish Giant and other Stories.

Every child’s library should include a selection of classics, and these would also make lovely keepsake gifts. They’re paperback editions, with scattered black & white illustrations.

When the Selfish Giant decides to build a wall around his garden to prevent the children from playing in it, it becomes barren and stuck in perpetual winter. It takes a wonderful event and the heart of a young boy for him to realize the error of his ways. In this edition, ‘The Selfish Giant’ is presented with all of Oscar Wilde’s other fairy stories, including ‘The Happy Prince’, ‘The Nightingale and the Rose’ and more.

The boy who wouldn’t grow up, Peter Pan has the power of flight and lives on a magical island. But he is fascinated by Mary Darling’s bedtime stories for her children and makes covert night-time visits to their Bloomsbury home. One evening he loses his shadow, and after Mary’s daughter Wendy helps him reattach it, he invites her to fly away with him on an extraordinary adventure. This edition contains the famous novel, as well as the stage version and Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens, a short novel in which Peter is a seven-day-old infant who consorts with birds and fairies.

complete peter pan internalWe have 5 sets of the two books to give away. For your chance to win, post a comment on the GIVEAWAY story which will be on our facebook page from 6pm AEDT 3rd December, telling us why you want to win.

The five most interesting and original responses by 5pm AEDT 8th December will each win one copy of The Selfish Giant and Other Stories and one copy of The Complete Peter Pan, thanks to our friends at Bloomsbury Publishing. Please note the competition is open to Australian residents only. The winners will be announced on our facebook page.

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