Win a family trip to New York & meet-up with Matilda star Mara Wilson


Update: This competition is now closed

World Book Day and National Book Tokens are offering a fantastic prize of a trip to New York, with flights, hotel and some amazing extras including a meet-and-greet with the star of the Matilda movie, Mara Wilson!

It looks like you do have to have children to enter this one - it's open to anyone aged 3 to 18, although a parent or guardian can enter on behalf of children under 12.

What do you win?

  • 4 return economy flights from London Heathrow to New York, courtesy of Virgin Atlantic.
  • Return private airport transfers in New York.
  • 3 nights’ luxury hotel accommodation (4* min) in New York, based on sharing a family room.
  • Daily breakfast.
  • Meet-and-greet experience with Mara Wilson, star of Matilda.
  • Sightseeing cruise in the New York Harbour.
  • Tour of the New York Public Library

PLUS 10 runners-up will win the ultimate booky prize every week from 28 February – 31 March

  • £10/ €10 of National Book Tokens
  • The brand new Matilda’s How To Be a Genius
  • Matilda, the movie DVD
  • A marvellous goodie bag packed full of pencils, notebooks and Roald Dahl treasures

How to enter

  • Click the red button link to take you to the competition page
  • Enter your details on the website
  • Answer the question
  • Check the terms & conditions
  • Submit your entry

Competition closes

11.59pm on 31st March 2019

Post by Stuart

Stuart discovered his passion for all things travel during one of his first jobs overseeing the travel section of a well-known bookshop. He has worked in publishing for 15 years, most recently as a freelance travel writer. He's always planning his next adventure away. Favourite destination? It has to be Western Canada & The Rockies. Next trip? Bordeaux.

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