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The Atlantic Avenue Children’s Literature Contest Seeks Entries

“The (inaugural) Atlantic Avenue Children’s Literature Contest!

Calling aspiring picture book authors from Brooklyn and beyond! The merchants of Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn’s favorite ‘main street’, are offering you the opportunity to write the next great picture book for kids ages 3 to 5.

Winners will receive not only cash prizes but opportunities for critique with professional editors and publishers!

Grand Prize: $1000; Second Prize: $200; and Third Prize: $100!

All of the top three winners will get the opportunity to do a manuscript critique with one of the contest judges.

All those receiving an honorable mention will receive autographed copies of famous children’s books.

All winners and those who receive honorable mention will read their manuscripts for an audience of neighborhood children in Atlantic Avenue’s wonderful stores!”

Learn About Submission Criteria and Full Contest Rules here▸▸

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