Do you have a young writer (ages 11-18) in your family? Submissions are now being accepted for the Texas Teen Book Festival Writing Contest. This contest is sponsored by Delacorte Press, a Division of Random House, and they are offering three lucky winners the chance to receive in-depth critiques from Delacorte editors as well as a prize of $150. This is a great opportunity for a passionate, aspiring writer.
All Texas residents between the ages of 11 and 18 are invited to submit their story outlines along with a 20-30 page writing sample. Submissions are due by July 1st. For all of the contest details, please click here.