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Slam the new novel by Nick Hornby bestselling author of Fever Pitch and About A Boy is coming out in October 2007.

It stars Sam, a 16 year-old skater whose girlfriend gets pregnant and his whole world flips upside down. He turns to his idol for advice, skate legend Tony Hawk, talking to him through the poster on his bedroom wall.

Which role model would you turn to for guidance? Which hero deserves a place of honour on your bedroom wall?

You could WIN the chance to have your poster of your hero exhibited at London’s Design Museum and be a VIP at Slam’s London Launch Party

Read more Draw your hero competition for new Nick Hornby novel Slam

Michael Joseph have unveiled a bold and highly creative marketing strategy to support The Malice Box  - their lead adventure thriller for 2007.  The Malice Box Quest, a five-week interactive scavenger hunt drawing on themes from the book will launch two weeks prior to publication on 15th January at www.maliceboxquest.com

Read more The Malice Box Quest

The writers of Peep Show are handing the power back to the fans..

A competition has been created whereby fans are getting the opportunity to write their own scene of a romantic nature...

The best entry will be filmed and added to the series 4 DVD and be the ultimate Peep Show fan Prize...

Submit your story here

I've already started writing.....Catch Up!!

Here's your chance to make your mark on the new series of Shameless. We're asking you to create a design that will end up featured as a piece of graffiti on the set of the Chatsworth Estate.

Entering is easy. All you need to do is follow the steps below. 

Step 1: Create a design. This can be a hand drawn sketch or something you've on your computer using photoshop, illustrator, etc.  Just remember it's going to end up as a piece of graffiti!

Step 2: Alternatively you can create a design using any easy to use online application. For example see the links below...

Graffiti Creator - http://www.graffiticreator.net

Grafitti Playdo - http://graffiti.playdo.com 

Step 3: Email in jpeg of your final design (along with your contact details) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For more information visit www.channel4.com/shameless

 The E STINGS competition 2007

Yes, we're doing it again. The annual opportunity to weird us out with your crazed imaginations is here once more as E4 and Creative Review proudly present E STINGS 4. "The E STINGS competition has become something of an E4 institution," says E4 head of on-air, Neil Gorringe. "It's fantastic to see what people can get up to with our logo." The big difference this year is that we want you to create stings not just for E4 but also for E4 Music. "Since it launched in the 6am-2pm slot in August 2005, E4 Music has been a great success for the channel. People are watching E4 round the clock," says Channel 4 and E4 marketing executive Peter Spiers, "and since E4 Music shares the same brand values as E4, we think it deserves its own E STINGS.

Read more E Stings Idents Competition