Submit a poem(s), a short story, and/or comic, and you could win a cash prize! Entry forms will be available beginning Oct. 1 at the Kids & Teens Ask Us Desk and at ipplteens.info. Deadline for entries is Oct. 29. First, second, and third place winners in each category will be announced Nov. 12.
Short Story Entry Form
Poetry Entry Form
Graphic Novel / Comic Book Entry Form
Wed., Nov. 12, 7 p.m.
Barry Lyga, author of The Astonishing Adventures of Fanboy and Goth Girl and I Hunt Killers, will discuss writing and books. Cool Compositions prizes will also be awarded.
Sat., Oct. 25, 1 p.m.
Addie Afable, professional illustrator and Anime Central staff artist, will instruct you in the art of drawing manga/anime characters.
Wed., Nov. 5, 6:30 p.m.
We will discuss how to use ePub software, add a cover and photos/illustrations, and more. Completed e-books will also be added to the library's eMediaLibrary for checkout at the author's discretion.