How to Enter
You’ll need writers,
illustrators, editors, proof-readers, and someone to get the chocolate.
Here's what you need to know in six easy steps.
Step 1: Read the Competition Manual to ensure you understand all the rules before entering
Step 2: Click the Register button and follow the prompts to create your unique login
Step 3: Pay the $70 registration fee at least one week prior to your chosen writing day
Step 4: Choose the date you will write your book and confirm your team members
Step 5: Start fundraising! Raise at least $240 by 31 August to be in the running to receive an award
Step 6: Write, illustrate, bind and submit your book by 8pm on the day you started!
RALLY YOUR SCHOOL
Tell your school librarian or English teacher about the competition or put it in your school newsletter or website to help recruit team members.
FUN - RAISING IDEAS FOR YOUR TEAM
Let everyone know that you're doing the competition. Email your family and friends and share your fundraising page.
Check out our useful resources such as our manual, checklist, day plan, promotional poster and more.