1. A short story competition for children 6-12 via the Guardian's great new children's book site. Can you finish a story begun by Horrid Henry author, Francesca Simon? The prize is a £50 book token and publication on the site - closing date April 26th, so hurry!
2. Also from the Guardian, and also for April 26th, win a library of 50 Puffin books as listed on the site. This is a random draw, if you are between 5 and 17 you just need to email your details as directed and the winner will be chosen at random.
3. A cover design competiton for 7-12 year olds. Vintage Classics, the Times and Random House are looking for a new design for The Wizard of Oz. The winner's cover will be published on a new edition of the book in November and he or she will also win £100 worth of books. The closing date for this competition is 29th July.