Author's expo

Call for Writers: Budding Author’s Exposition

Submission deadline: Tuesday, July 6th at 8pm.

You can write and illustrate your own picture book, short story, or short graphic novel!

Kids & teens (0-17) are invited to participate. Think up a good plot line and get your parent/guardian’s approval for your project.

Rules:

  • Stories must be family-friendly
  • Stories must be entirely your own creation
  • Team writing is allowed

Submit a high resolution photo of your original cover art, the permission slip, and a video of you reading your story (5 minutes or less). We will put together a slideshow with your cover art and summary on our social media for everyone to enjoy. We will also make a video compilation of everyone’s stories on our YouTube channel.

Optional: send us a scan of your story that we can print out and let people read in the library

Send your story to youth@harlingenlibrary.com. All participants will be entered in a raffle for writing supplies!

Reach out to youth@harlingenlibrary.com with questions.Entry form: name, age, title, genre, summary, parent/guardian permission. Also attach photo of cover art, video of you reading, and optional scan of story. Email to youth@harlingenlibrary.com You can write and illustrate your own picture book, short story, or short graphic novel! Kids (0-17) are invited to participate. Think up a good plot line and get your parent/guardian's approval for your project. Rules: Stories must be family-friendly Stories must be entirely your own creation Team writing is allowed Submit a high resolution photo of your original cover art, the permission slip, and a video of you reading your story (5 minutes or less). We will put together a slideshow with your cover art and summary on our social media for everyone to enjoy. We will also make a video compilation of everyone's stories on our YouTube channel. Optional: send us a scan of your story that we can print out and let people read in the library All participants will be entered in a raffle for writing supplies!