Wednesday, February 6, 2008
DELACORTE DELL YEARLING CONTEST FOR FIRST MIDDLE-GRADE NOVEL
Random House Inc., 1745 Broadway, 9th Fl., New York NY 10019. Website: www.randomhouse.com/kids/writingcontests/index.html#middlegrade. Contemporary and historical fiction manuscripts, 96-160 pgs., for ages 9-12. Submit between April 1 and June 30. Prizes: $1,500, book contract, and $7,500 advance.