Category Archives: children’s books

Annual Writers-Editors International Writing Competition

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nonfiction, fiction (short story and novel chapter), children’s literature, poetry; cash prizes; entry fees range from $3 to $20; deadline 3/15/2013; details HERE:

http://www.writers-editors.com/Writers/Contests/Contest_Guidelines/contest_guidelines.htm

Launch Pad contest for unpublished novelists

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deadlines vary by category: historical fiction is May 10, 2012, suspense/crime/mystery/thriller is June 10, contemporary fiction/women’s fiction is July 10, middle grade, YA fiction is August 10, contemporary romance is September 10, Speculative is October 10. entry fee is $35; details HERE:

http://www.novelrocket.com/p/launch-pad-contest.html

FREE contest – Children’s picture books and fiction book manuscripts wanted

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Sleepytown Press is holding a FREE contest with two grand prizes, one for a children’s picture book and one for fiction. Deadline is February 14, 2012. Read guidelines carefully before submitting to them! Details HERE:

http://www.sleepytownpress.com/contests.html