Calling All Aspiring Children’s Book Authors

Setpember 2012, Volume 36, Issue 1

Submit a manuscript now for the National Children’s Book of the Year Award Contest, sponsored by the NAESP Foundation. This national contest is open to anyone who wishes to be a published author. 

Prospective authors are invited to submit a picture book or chapter book for children ages 3-16 by March 15, 2013. Two winning books will be published with Charlesbridge Publishing. Download an entry form here.

Take a peek at last year’s winners, The Young Healer by Frank N. McMillan III, and Excuse Me, I’m Trying to Read by Mary Jo Amani, available in the NPRC Bookstore.

For more information about the contest, call the NAESP Foundation at 800-386-2377. Remember, entries must be postmarked by March 15, 2013.


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