You can write a book for kids in hospital and transform their day by transporting them to another time, place or even dimension through the power of your imaginative words and pictures!

This competition is also a fun way to help kids with serious illness as funds raised through sponsorship go towards finding kinder, more effective treatments for childhood cancer.

Everyone in your team will be given their own online sponsorship page to share with friends and family. Prizes will be awarded to the top fundraisers.

Will your book win one of the State, Territory and National book awards? There are awards for Best Book and Best Illustrations to be won.

So, what are you waiting for? Speak to your team coordinator, create a team and get ready to write a book in a day.

About Sponsorship

Everything you need to know about getting sponsorship, along with how much you need to raise by when to ensure your book is eligible for judging.

Writing Tips

Here you’ll find all the templates, tools and writing guides you need to help you have a smooth and successful Write a Book in a Day.

Awards and Prizes

Along with bragging rights, there are State, Territory and National book awards to be won, along with prizes for top team and individual fundraisers.