Annual Children's Writing Contest

Each year, the Bookworm hosts a children's writing contest for grades 3-12. Winners and honorable mentions from each grade level are announced at the award ceremony and book signing in the spring and published in Ungoverned Children.  Winning stories are also published in the Vail Daily!  

The 2018 Annual Children's Writing Contest Timeline

  • February 1st - Kick-off Writing Workshop at the Bookworm
  • March 2nd - Writing Contest Deadline
  • April 13th - Award Ceremony and Book Signing at the Bookworm

Join us for the kick-off of this year's contest with author Heather Sappenfield! Tickets are $5 and include snacks. Tickets can be purchased here!

Ready to submit your story? The submission form can be filled out here! All submission are due March 2nd by 5pm.

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