Category Archives: Contests

SCBWI and PJ Library Team Up for Jewish Stories Award

The following comes from the SCBWI website: SCBWI PJ Library Jewish Stories Award SCBWI in partnership with PJ Library has established the Jewish Stories Award to encourage the creation of more high quality Jewish children’s literature. PJ Library®, a program … Continue reading

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Announcing Lilith Magazine’s 2017 Fiction Contest

From Lilith Magazine: Lilith Magazine—independent, Jewish and frankly feminist—invites submissions of quality short fiction, 3,000 words or under, for our Annual Fiction Contest.  When selecting what you’ll submit, please remember our tagline.  The magazine proudly spotlights both emerging and established writers. … Continue reading

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2017 Sydney Taylor Book Award Blog Tour | Final Stop

You’ve now come to the final stop along the 2017 Sydney Taylor Book Award blog tour, the culmination of a full week of insightful and inspiring award-winning author and illustrator interviews. Read about the blog tour and all 2017 Sydney … Continue reading

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2016 Sydney Taylor Book Award Blog Tour | Final Stop

You’ve now come to the final stop along the 2016 Sydney Taylor Book Award blog tour, the culmination of a full week of insightful and inspiring award-winning author and illustrator interviews. Read about the blog tour and all 2016 Sydney … Continue reading

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2015 Sydney Taylor Book Award Blog Tour | Final Stop

You’ve now come to the final stop along the 2015 Sydney Taylor Book Award blog tour, the culmination of a full week of insightful and inspiring award-winning author and illustrator interviews. Read about the blog tour and all 2015 Sydney … Continue reading

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The 2014 Whole Megillah Picture Book Manuscript Contest – Mazel Tov!

Mazel Tov to the winners of  the 2014 The Whole Megillah Jewish Children’s Picture Book Manuscript Contest Grand Prize  Randi Sonenshine of Cartersville, Georgia for her historical manuscript, The Inside Name Finalists Ellen Fischer of Greensboro, North Carolina for her manuscript, This Year in America   Michael Eliot … Continue reading

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Reminder! April 1 Deadline for Jewish Picture Book Manuscript Contest

It’s back! The Whole Megillah’s contest for Jewish-themed picture book manuscripts! Kar-Ben publisher Joni Sussman will be judging. Of special interest: creative Hanukkah stories! Submission Guidelines: Send the entire manuscript of your Jewish-themed picture book to The Whole Megillah at … Continue reading

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