Competition Terms & Conditions

Baillie Gifford Big Book Giveaway 2024

Book bundle competition for schools watching online terms and conditions:

  • Only applications submitted via the form listed on the Book Festival’s website at will be considered.
  • Schools with in-person tickets to 2024 schools events are ineligible to apply.
  • All applications must be received by Friday 9 August; any received after this deadline will be considered ineligible.
  • Only Scottish schools are eligible to apply.
  • Winning schools will be selected at random from eligable entries following the competition deadline.

Book giveaway for schools watching in-person terms and conditions:

  • Books will be available to collect in-person, onsite only
  • Please only fill in the online booking form once for your class. Each class can only register to receive books for one event (on the form there is also space to include a second choice of event, if your first choice is oversubscribed).
  • Where more than one author is appearing in an event schools will receive equal numbers of each author’s book to distribute among pupils.
  • Home schooled pupils based in Scotland are very welcome to apply.