Win A £50 Amazon Gift Card And A Signed Copy Of Glimpses

This competition has now closed. 

Here’s a chance to win a £50 *Amazon gift card and a signed copy of my book, Glimpses, in this brand new free to enter competition.

All you have to do is answer a question and complete a caption to be in with a chance of winning.

So, here’s the question.

What number do you get when adding together the number of sweets in the following two photos, to the number of short stories in Glimpses?

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Tiebreaker: – Here I am reading my own book! Using no more than 15 words, come up with a caption for the photo.

Hugh W. Roberts reading his new book Glimpses #competition #prizes #Amazon

Email your answers to, no later than 23:59 GMT on Saturday 30th September 2017, ensuring you enter ‘Glimpses Competition’ in the subject line.

The winner will be contacted by email no later than Wednesday 18th October 2017. The name of the winner, along with the answer to the competition and the winning caption, will appear on my blog by Tuesday 31st October 2017.

It’s with great pleasure that Lucy Michell, who blogs at BlondeWriteMore, has agreed to judge the competition. If you haven’t read Lucy’s blog then pop on over and introduce yourself. However, she has assured me that she won’t be bribed by anybody offering her cakes.

*Amazon Gift Card will be purchased from winner’s country of residence. Where it’s not possible to purchase an Amazon Gift Card, the winner will receive cash equivalent via PayPal.


  • Only entries sent by email to will be entered into the competition.
  • Only one entry per person is allowed. Anybody found to have entered the competition more than once will be disqualified.
  • Immediate family members of the author, Hugh W. Roberts and Lucy Mitchell are not eligible to enter.
  • The competition closes at 23:59 GMT on Saturday 30th September 2017. Entries received after this date will not be included.
  • The competition is only open to adults aged 18 and over.
  • The winner must agree to have their full name published on my blog.
  • No alternative prizes are available.
  • The decision of the judge will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • By entering the competition, you agree to abide by these rules.

Good luck!

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  1. Great competition, Hugh, and a funny photo. I’ll try to access the creative part of my brain (and figure out what tweets have to do with candy – or are tweets candy and twitter stole it from that?) for the caption, before I try my luck! 🙂

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