I’m sure some of you might be interested in this competition.
Gransnet – the slightly creaky older version of Mumsnet – is out to discover a new children’s author.
They are looking for books for children aged between 3 and 12 . It can be a chapter book or a simpler story and you don’t need to supply illustrations.
Send a one-page synopsis and sample chapter (or equivalent sample pages for a story for younger children) by email to contactus@
Who can enter
You must be:
A resident of UK or Republic of Ireland
18 years old or over
a registered member of Gransnet
happy to have your story edited
happy to take part in reasonable marketing activity and publicity
You can’t already be a published children’s author but bloggers and authors of adult books can enter.
The winner will receive a publishing contract from Bobaloo Books, and the book will be published in Spring…
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