CREATE A PICTURE BOOK COMPETITION

Make a Picture Book Competition

The ReadingZone Picture Book Competition 2019, challenging those aged 4-18 years to make a picture book, has now closed and judging is underway. The winners, chosen by author and illustrator Steven...

Make a Picture Book Competition

Picture Book Competition Guidelines

Here are some guidelines for the The ReadingZone Picture Book Competition, including the categories, how to lay out your picture books, individual and group entries, and where to send your picture...

Picture Book Competition Guidelines

Getting started on your picture book

To follow are some suggestions from publishers to help young people when they begin work on their picture books, from thinking up ideas to structuring their story.

Getting started on your picture book

How to enter your picture book(s)

Once your picture book(s) are finished, you will need to complete the simple online entry form (see link, below) and print out a copy of the form to send with your picture book entry.

How to enter your picture book(s)

What an agent is looking for...

We have asked senior agent Chloe Morgan, who will give feedback to the winning Secondary picture book creator as part of their prize, what she hopes to see from the winning entry.

What an agent is looking for...

2018 Picture Book Award Winner

A story about a young chick - The Chick's Day Out by Aarna (St Mark's C of E Primary School) - won the Young Creators Category of the ReadingZone Picture Book Competition 2018, and went on to win...

2018 Picture Book Award Winner