New Voices Writers Award is Open!

Posted by Rita Lorraine

Hi Everybody,
I’m a little late posting this notice about the New Voices Award, but hey…better late than never, right?

Lee and Low Books – an Independent Publishing Company, is sponsoring its thirteenth annual New Voices Award. In a nutshell, here’s the scoop:

WHO: U.S. writers of color who have not previously published a children’s book.

WHAT: Manuscript of 1500 words or less

WHAT ELSE: Fiction, Nonfiction or Poetry is okay

TARGET: Children ages 5-12

WHEN: Deadline: September 30, 2012

PRIZE: $1,000 and publishing contract, or $500 Honorable Mention

Here’s the link to the website:

http://www.leeandlow.com/p/new_voices_award.mhtml

Good luck (but not too good…I’m entering too!),

Rita Lorraine

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