On 19 July 2017, this year's head judge Claudia Winkleman and the winning story's illustrator Alison Brown were LIVE on Book People's Facebook page to answer all of your Bedtime Story Competition 2017 questions! Sure to give your young writer a real advantage in this year's competition, check out the video to hear their answers.
Watch the video to get some insider info for your child's bedtime story...
Find out exactly what Claudia and Alison believe makes a brilliant bedtime story, what their favourite bedtime stories were when they were children, the characters they'd choose to be best friends with if they could pick anyone from a book, and much more!
Don't miss out - this Q&A is guaranteed to provide lots of inspiration and can help your child plan the perfect story!
Looking for more information? Find out more about this year's competition, including the judging process, the judges themselves and the incredible prizes up for grabs, and submit your young writer's story through our online entry form before 2 October 2017.
Happy writing and good luck!