TL Dallas sponsors Edinburgh International Book Festival 2017

Set in a specially created tented village in the heart of Edinburgh, the Edinburgh International Book Festival offers something for just about every age and interest, bringing readers and writers together for inspiration, entertainment and discussion.

Welcoming around 1000 authors in over 800 events this year’s Festival includes novelists, poets, scientists, philosophers, sportsmen, illustrators, comic creators, historians, musicians, biographers, environmentalists, economists, Nobel and Booker prize-winners and many more besides.

TL Dallas is delighted to sponsor one of the Julia Donaldson’s events at this year’s festival. A much-loved author, Julia’s events are always highly entertaining with rhymes, live drawing and songs. The hugely talented illustrator, Axel Scheffler will join the party and will unveil brand new picture book The Ugly Five. 

TL Dallas is offering the chance to win a signed collection of Julia Donaldson books with a drawing competition. All you have to do is create a book cover including a character called TL Dallas. You can take part by collecting a competition form in the Story Box tent at the Festival or by downloading it here. Completed illustrations should be returned to the Story Box tent or email a photo/scan to  The competition runs until 29th August and the winners will be announced online on 8th September.

Best of luck.

See here for more details about the Edinburgh International Book Festival.