Win! Ed Vere Competition

Children and families had a great time on the opening weekend of the 2018 Book Festival as they helped author and illustrator of How to be a Lion, Ed Vere, create a huge lion collage. And now we’re giving away their amazing creation to one lucky school!

To be in with a chance of winning this brilliant and original creation for your school, all you need to do is answer the following question:

What is the name for a baby lion?

Send your answer, along with your name, the name of your school and the school address to

The competition closes on Monday 3 September. Good luck!

The 2018 Edinburgh International Book Festival runs until Monday 27 August (with Schools Gala Day on Tuesday 28 August). For more interactive crafts and activities, you can pop into the Baillie Gifford Story Box from 11.00am to 4.30pm every day.