mercy-killingCOMPETITION – Win a copy of Mercy Killing by Lisa Cutts, and read how the apparent murder of a registered sex offender places huge strains on the community, and asks the local police force a big question about where their loyalties lie; to local people, or to the letter of the law? You can read our first take on Mercy Killing here. The last Fully Booked competition of 2016 challenges you to two tasks.

TASK ONE – open the Advent calendar window for Monday 12th December.

TASK TWO – After you’ve enjoyed the beautiful music, email Fully Booked with the name of the day’s featured author in the subject box. Email address for entries is;

There’s no need to put any further details. There will be a draw of all the entrants, and the winner will notified in the usual way. This time we are only posting to mainland UK, Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic. The competition closes at 10.00pm GMT on Sunday 18th December.  Rules, as ever, below.


  1. Competition closes 10.00pm London time on Sunday 18th December 2016.
  2. One entry per competitor.
  3. All correct entries will be put in the proverbial hat, and one winner drawn.
  4. The winner will be notified by email, and a postal address requested