It’s Competition Time!

completely cassidy jpeg      To celebrate the launch of her new book Completely Cassidy: Accidental Genius, our patron of reading Tamsyn Murray is running a 500 word short story competition on the theme of MY SECRET TALENT.

The competition is open to children aged 7-13 years old.  It starts today and closes on 30th April 2015, with the winner being announced on 1st July 2015.  The maximum word  count is 500, there is no minimum.  The judges are Cathy Cassidy, Karen McCombie and Kelly McKain.

Entry is via email to or via post to Completely Cassidy Story Comp, Usborne publishing, 83-85 Saffron Hill, London EC1N 8RT.  Entrants will need to print off a permission form and complete it to show parental permission to enter-this needs to be completed and sent with their story as a paper copy or scanned in and attached to an email.

The winner will receive £100 of Usborne books, a £50 Paperchase voucher and a signed copy of the book.

For further details please click on the link below.

My Secret Talent Short Story factsheet


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