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Philip Pullman The Secret Commonwealth Prize Draw

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Closing on 02/10/19

Philip Pullman The Secret Commonwealth Prize Draw

Win a Luxury Trip to Amsterdam via Paris ...

Set twenty years after the events of La Belle Sauvage: The Book of Dust Volume One and seven years after the close of His Dark Materials, The Secret Commonwealth: Book of Dust Volume Two returns to Lyra’s story as she journeys far from Oxford’s spires, across Europe and beyond, in search of answers to the mysteries of Dust and daemons.

To celebrate Chris Wormell's newly revealed stunning jacket art work for The Secret Commonwealth: Book of Dust Volume Two, we're offering you the chance to follow in Lyra’s footsteps. Pre-order The Secret Commonwealth before midnight on Wednesday 2 October to be in with the chance to win a first-class Eurostar trip to Amsterdam, via Paris, with a two-night stay in a luxury hotel

Order your copy before midnight on Wednesday 2 October to be in with the chance of winning:

  • A 1st class return journey on Eurostar from London to Amsterdam for the winner and one other adult
  • 4-star plus hotel accommodation for 2 nights in Amsterdam
  • UK travel to/from the Eurostar terminal at St Pancras

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The ultimate collector’s item, our exclusive edition is presented in a beautiful slipcase with beautiful details, including original endpapers. Strictly limited, this sumptuously designed special hardback features an embossed raven dæmon inisgnia and every copy is signed by Philip Pullman.
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The second volume of Sir Philip Pullman’s The Book of Dust sees Lyra, now twenty years old, and her daemon Pantalaimon, forced to navigate their relationship in a way they could never have imagined, and drawn into the complex and dangerous factions of a world that they had no idea existed. Pulled along on his own journey too is Malcolm; once a boy with a boat and a mission to save a baby from the
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Terms and Conditions

  1. These terms and conditions apply to the prize draw entitled Philip Pullman The Secret Commonwealth Prize Draw. Any qualifying customer who orders a hardback copy of [The Book of Dust: The Secret Commonwealth] by [Philip Pullman] (ISBN: [9780241373330/9780241414040) on before midnight on 2 October whose payment is successfully processed will be automatically entered into the prize draw. (This prize draw went live on 7 June 2019 - customers who ordered a copy of 9780241373330 before that date will be automatically enetered into the draw).
  2. Only one prize per entrant is allowed notwithstanding multiple or second or subsequent purchases of the book.
  3. The ‘Entrant’ is the person making the payment for the order, whose billing details are provided upon order completion [or the person completing the online entry form].
  4. Entrants must be aged 18 or over. Entrants must be residents of Great Britain and must provide a valid British address upon entry. This prize draw is not open to employees or contractors of the Promoter or the Publisher, their immediate families, nor to any other person connected with the pre-order draw.
  5. There will be 1 prize winner(s), who will win:
    • a. Return standard-class UK train travel from a station of their choosing to London St Pancras for themselves and one other adult
    • b. Return first class Eurostar travel from London to Amsterdam
    • c. Hotel accommodation for two nights in central Amsterdam, at 4-star standard or above
  6. The Promoter reserves the right to amend the specification of the prize or offer an alternative prize of equivalent status. No cash alternative will be offered. The Prize is non-transferable.
  7. Unsuccessful entrants will not be contacted. The decision of the Promoter on all matters is final.
  8. A random draw of all valid entries will take place within six working days after the closing date above to select the winner. The winner will be notified by telephone or email, and MUST respond by midnight within seven days of the date of contact. If a selected winner does not meet all of the entry conditions or refuses the prize, another entrant will be selected at random from the remaining eligible entries within a reasonable time frame.
  9. By being entered into the draw, entrants consent to the use of their names, city of residence, photograph and/or image for publicity purposes in all media carried out by the Promoter (and in the case of there being more than one, each of them) without payment or compensation.
  10. The Promoter may terminate, amend or withdraw this draw and/or these terms and conditions at any time.
  11. Entry to the prize draw is conditional on acceptance of these terms and conditions, which are governed exclusively by English Law and under the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts. By entering this prize draw you are deemed to have read and accepted these terms.
  12. The contact details you provide upon entry to the prize draw will be used by the Promoter to contact entrants if necessary to notify winners or to check eligibility requirements have been met, and will not be shared with other companies except to the extent necessary to provide the prize and to exercise the publicity rights granted above. The Promoter will only use your email address and other personal information in compliance with the provisions of the General Data Protection Regulation (including any amended, equivalent or subsequent legislation). Waterstones’ Privacy Policy can be viewed HERE.

Promoter(s): Waterstones Booksellers Limited (“Waterstones”) (company number: 00610095) whose registered office address is at 203-206 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9HD on behalf of itself and Penguin Random House (company number: [861590]) whose registered office address is at [80 Strand, London WC2R 0RL.