CREATE A PICTURE BOOK COMPETITION

Picture Book Competition for World Book Day

We are inviting children and young people aged four to 18 years to create their own picture book for World Book Day! The winning picture book will win a free author event and 50 printed copies of...

Picture Book Competition for World Book Day

Picture Book Competition Guidelines

The ReadingZone Picture Book Competition 2017 is now open. Here are some guidelines for the competition, which will run through schools, libraries and homes until Saturday 22nd April - the final...

Picture Book Competition Guidelines

Tips for Creating a Picture Book

Here are some general tips to help children get started in creating their picture books, including thinking about character, settings and planning the story. You can also download these tips via the...

Tips for Creating a Picture Book

How to enter your picture book(s)

Once your picture books are finished, you will need to complete the simple online entry form (see link, below). Please read the following information before filling out your form.

How to enter your picture book(s)

Winner of the 2016 Picture Book Competition

The overall winner for the 2016 competition was a secondary entry, The Grand Pancake Race, created by William Thompson from Cockermouth School. You can download the picture book, below.

Winner of the 2016 Picture Book Competition