Children’s

Hunger Mountain

Hunger Mountain is both a print and online journal of the arts. We publish fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, visual art, young adult and children’s writing and literary odds and ends. Our print issue comes out annually in the fall, and our online content changes on a regular basis. Our mission is to cultivate engagement with …

Published: August 14, 2015

Katherine Paterson Prize for Young Adult and Children’s Writing

The Katherine Paterson Prize for Young Adult and Children’s Writing is an annual prize for young adult and children’s literature. It is a chance for your YA and children’s lit to be read by Hunger Mountain editors and guest judges. The postmark deadline is March 1. Submittable will be open for entries October 1 to March …

Published: August 14, 2015

First Edition Children’s Book Writing Contest

Books for Babies … and Toddlers, Too! is an innovative fundraising program of Southwest Human Development featuring the publication of our own children’s book. We are seeking submissions of children’s book manuscripts in the inaugural First Edition Children’s Book Contest. The author of the winning manuscript will have his or her book professionally illustrated, published and …

Published: July 24, 2015

Middle Shelf Magazine’s Competition for Best Independently Published Children’s, Middle Grade, and Teen Books

Middle Shelf Magazine announces the Middle Shelf Magazine Competition for Best Independently Published Children’s, Middle Grade and Teen Books. Any independently-published book in any genre in these categories is eligible for entry. Entry fee is $40 per book. The winning entry will be selected by the editors of Middle Shelf Magazine. “Independently Published” books include …

Published: July 9, 2015

Di Angelo Publications

We are a modernized publishing firm with an interest in all genres. We accept submissions at [email protected] year round. All submissions are reviewed.

Published: June 29, 2015

Middle Shelf Magazine’s Competition for Best Independently Published Children’s, Middle Grade, and Teen Books

Middle Shelf Magazine announces the Middle Shelf Magazine Competition for Best Independently Published Children’s, Middle Grade and Teen Books. Any independently published book in any genre in these categories is eligible for entry. Entry fee is $40 per book. The winning entry will be selected by the editors of Middle Shelf Magazine. “Independently Published” books …

Published: June 17, 2015

Seeking Humor Books

Humor Writers: here’s a chance to promote your work and for some “overdue recognition.” We are seeking content written with a sense of humor. All genres are accepted as long as humor is a dominant part of the writing. Judges are looking for quality, attention-grabbing prose that make readers smirk, laugh out loud or embrace …

Published: June 15, 2015

The Killer Nashville Silver Falchion Award

The purpose of the Killer Nashville Silver Falchion Award™ is to honor the best books readily available to a North American audience in any format within the past year. The categories include both fiction and nonfiction.

Published: June 10, 2015

2015 Summer Writing Contest

The Smart Network announces an exciting challenge for new and seasoned writers of novels, short fiction collections and non-fiction unpublished works. Smart Publishing, a subsidiary of The Smart Network, reserves all rights to offer publication to any submission other than winners at their sole discretion.

Published: June 9, 2015