2014 – The New Children’s Author Prize

The New Children’s Author Prize is set to unearth brilliant new talent in writing for children.

Unpublished authors who enter the competition will be in with the chance of winning a publishing contract with Bloomsbury, publisher behind the Harry Potter series. The first prize will also include an advance of £5,000 and an exclusive print run of the new author’s work.

There are full details here: http://www.literacytrust.org.uk/authorprize and all the proceeds of the competition go to the National Literacy Trust and our work with children, improving their literacy and giving them better life chances.