As well as having her poem on show in the marketing suite, Tanishka won a PS25 book token
, while the runners-up were presented with PS10 book tokens
Schools across the country will be taking part and thousands of children will receive a National Book Token
so they can read an new adventure.
The Golden Ball trophy could be replaced with something less ostentatious - a PS10 book token
, perhaps, or a simple pat on the back.
"I think of a book token
I won when I was a teenager and the two books I got from Eason on O'Connell Street with that token."
When you get your book token
, all you need to do is to take it to your local bookshop and swap it for one of the ten exclusive, new and completely free [pounds sterling]1 World Book Day books.
I won a book token
but my pal Keith set fire to it.
Lockheed Martin very kindly agreed to provide the school with the fastest time for each of the first two days with a [pounds sterling]50 book token
and the school with the fastest time of the whole event received [pounds sterling]100 book token
If you're looking for a great excuse to spend a Christmas book token
, here are some winning suggestions.
The children's winner will also receive a pounds 50 book token
The idea is that pupils will rush into shops stocking these amazing value reads and exchange their book token
for the Garth Nix short story, or that tale by Adele Geras, and whilst they're there that they might spot something else that will help hook them into a lifetime as an avid reader.
The successful pupils each scooped a PS5 book token
and all of the participants in the quiz were rewarded with aWorld Book Day token.
To get started on their reading journey, Dame Allan's pupils will receive a PS1 book token
that can be exchanged for a special PS1 World Book Day book.