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Book Giveaway: The Lost Fairy (The O’Brien Press)

Introducing a special new edition of Marian Broderick’s The Lost Fairy with a brand new cover designed by Shelagh-Jessica Gilbourne from Millstreet, Co. Cork, winner of the Children’s Books Ireland/The O’Brien ‘Design A Cover’ Competition!

Flora the diary reckons she is the most important part of Christmas and the most beautiful fairy ever! But Flora has heard worrying stories that some families put a star on the top of the tree. Can you imagine it? A mere star! Flora makes sure to kick the star back down a few branches every time she sees it advancing up the tree. But when Flora falls off the tree, the vain and selfish diary has much to learn before she can regain her rightful place on the Christmas tree.The Lost FairyFor a chance to win a copy of this very special book, just like Raising Ireland on Facebook and leave a comment below. (By the way, “WTF IT’S NOT EVEN CHRISTMAS?!” is totally acceptable.

***Competition Closes At Midnight on June 10th***

Competition Time!

Babytalk Festival 2014

Babytalk is a fun new pregnancy and baby festival taking place on the 22nd and 23rd of February 2014 in O’Reilly Hall, UCD, Dublin.

The festival aims to be a comfortable, family-friendly space full of information, exhibitors, speakers, product demonstrations plus music, comedy & entertainment.

Babytalk is a new type of pregnancy and baby event, with attractive design, a warm and supportive voice and engaging activities and spaces. The team aims to create a comfortable, engaging and playful environment that all of the family can enjoy. It’s the festival we’ve all been waiting for!

***To be in with a chance to win two tickets to the Babytalk Festival, just answer this question***

Q: Where does the upcoming Babytalk Festival take place?

Is it:

A) The O’Reilly Hall, Dublin


B) Your Local GAA Hall, Down The Road

Please send your answer, along with your name and address to: info@raisingireland.com

The closing date for entries is midnight, Friday January 31st.

For more information on the Babytalk Festival see www.babytalkfestival.ie