The Chocolate Lily Book Award is accepting submissions for 2019!
Submission Deadline: January 31, 2018
Children’s book created by a BC author or illustrator. Authors and illustrators who have lived in BC for 3 out of the last 5 years qualify for this award.
- We have three categories in Children’s fiction: Picture book, Chapter Book/Early Novel -suitable for Gr 2 – Gr 4 readers and Novels – suitable for Grades 4 – 7. (If you’re unsure whether a chapter book is suitable, you may wish to submit it. If you’re uncertain whether a picture book qualifies as a fictional story because it’s fiction within nonfiction facts, you may wish to submit it. Our jury has short listed several picture books that could be considered nonfiction.)
- Publication year: Must have a 2017 imprint or earlier
Submission Entry Fee:
Please include a $30 entry fee per title submitted. (Note that the maximum entry fee will be $200 per publishing company). Payable to: Chocolate Lily Awards.
Please submit 7 copies of each title. For submission information, please see the Chocolate Lily Book Awards website: http://www.chocolatelilyawards.com/publisher-info/
— Harmina Jansen
Chocolate Lily Submissions Coordinator
— Karen Ehrenholz
Teacher & Founder of Chocolate Lily Book Awards