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