Join Our Children’s Book Writing Competition: Adapt Your Favorite Folktale

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Attention all writers and storytellers! We are excited to announce our latest children’s book writing competition!

We are looking for talented writers to adapt a selected folktale into a children’s picture book. We would like to see a bold adaptation of the story to make it as suitable as possible for the picture book format. The winning entry will be possible published as a children’s book. And the author will receive a cash prize of $100 besides the royalty. This is a great opportunity to get your work out to more readers. The top two entries will be also featured on our Chinese publisher’s website as well as being distributed to young readers in China via Chinese social media.

To participate, please choose one following folktale to adapt and submit your manuscript, along with a brief author bio and contact information, to our email address by the deadline. Please note that only original work will be considered, and all entries must be in English. Please send your submission to Please feel free to contact our Editor-in-Chief, Luyang if you have any questions:

We encourage writers of all ages and backgrounds to participate in this exciting opportunity to share their creativity and love of folklore with young readers. Good luck and enjoy writing!

*Notice: Participants must abide by the rules of the event and are not allowed to submit their entries to a third party before the results of each round are announced. By submitting an entry, participants agree to allow the organizer to use their manuscript for promotional purposes. Participants retain all intellectual property rights to their works. The organizer reserves the right of final interpretation for this event.


Yeehoo Press Editorial Team