CREATE A PICTURE BOOK COMPETITION

Make a Picture Book Competition

The ReadingZone Picture Book Competition 2018 is inviting those aged four to 18 years to create their own picture book. The main prize is a free author event and 50 printed copies of the winning...

Make a Picture Book Competition

This year's judge

Author and illustrator Rachel Bright (The Lion Inside / The Squirrels Who Squabbled) will choose the winning entries and here, she gives some tips for creating a great picture book!

This year's judge

Competition Guidelines

The ReadingZone Picture Book Competition 2018 is now open. Here are some guidelines for the competition, which will run through schools, libraries and homes until Saturday 28th April - the final...

Competition Guidelines

Simple Template for your picture books

Here is a very simple template that you can use to set out your picture book. The template is set in Portrait style (upright rather than landscape), and is 24 pages long, including the front and...

Simple Template for your picture books

How to enter your picture book(s)

Once your picture book(s) are finished, you will need to complete the simple online entry form (see link, below). Please read the following information before filling out your form.

How to enter your picture book(s)

Overall Winner of the ReadingZone Picture Book Competition 2017

The Monkey who Learnt his Lesson by Indi (age 10) from Fairways Primary School in Leigh on Sea, was the overall winner of the ReadingZone Picture Book Competition 2017.

Overall Winner of the ReadingZone Picture Book Competition 2017