Winners 2021

Our first competition has come to a result! The theme was COVID-19 and it was open for any child or teenager between the ages of 4 and 17.

We thank everyone involved, from parents, to children, teens, teachers, booksellers letting us put our posters up and the wonderful team at our local libraries.

Here are the rising stars, the young authors that took us by surprise:

Merry Tang, 8

Bijou Billingsley, 9

ConnorKirk, 11

Sophie Kirk, 13

Cody Hargreaves, 16

Gabby Sneddon, 16 (withdrawn)

Ariya Vayama Nugaliyadde, 6

Charlie Pyle, 7

Jeremy Barrow, 8

Sumishka Bansal, 8

Aathira Sampath, 8

Vinudi Bogahapitiya, 9

Zoe Almodiel, 9

Maya Sharma, 9

Emma Walton, 10

Ines Lai, 10

Hazel Mazza, 11

Annabel Jackson, 11

Edith Barber, 11 (withdrawn)

Kasey Whitney, 12

Samuel Walker, 12

Francesca Sollberger, 12

Devmika Bogahapitiya, 13

Gretel Le Lievre, 13 (withdrawn)

Bianca Smith, 13

Caitlin Girdler, 14

Imogen Baker, 14

Carys Brown, 15

Alice Zhang, 15

Yanna Stamatelos, 16

Ruby O’Halloran, 17

Ojasvi Rana, 17

Thank you all 32 winners, it was hard to choose and we look forward to enter the publication path with you all!

A special thank you to Nell Killeen who accepted our invitation to illustrate the cover. Nell has been susprising us with her artistic sensitivity since the age of 5 and we are just so happy to see her growing into her artistic self. Nell is now 8.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s