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 2022 Annual Children's Writing Contest Timeline

  • February 3rd - Kick-off Writing Workshop virtually hosted by the Bookworm
  • April 1st - Writing Contest Deadline
  • May 26th - Award Ceremony and book release date

We look forward to reading all your brilliant stories.

>> Submit your stories by clicking here and completing the entry form. <<

 

 

Ungoverned Children 2021 Cover Image
By The Bookworm of Edwards (Compiled by), Lindsay Lackey (Contribution by)
$15.99
ISBN: 9780578912844
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Published: Bookworm of Edwards, Inc - June 1st, 2021

Ungoverned Children 2020 Cover Image
By Melissa Savage (Contribution by), The Bookworm of Edwards
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ISBN: 9780578703961
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Published: Bookworm of Edwards, Inc - July 21st, 2020

Ungoverned Children 2019 Cover Image
By The Bookworm of Edwards (Compiled by), Dusti Bowling (Contribution by), Andie Billingsley
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ISBN: 9780578483177
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Published: Bookworm of Edwards - April 12th, 2019

Ungoverned Children 2018 Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780692092705
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Published: Bookworm of Edwards - April 13th, 2018

Ungoverned Children 2017 Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780692862421
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Published: Bookworm of Edwards - March 15th, 2017