9th Annual Children’s Book Celebration Art Contest
**Deadline has been extended!**
Entries must be at the Central Library, Youth Services by Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 6 pm.
Winners will be notified by Tuesday, May 15, 2018.
Make history with Nathan Hale!
HPL wants to see a 1 page story in comic format of something that happened in history (before you were born). Fifty winners will be rewarded with a catered lunch during the ninth annual Children’s Book Celebration on May 19, 2018. The contest winners and one adult guest each will be treated to a delicious meal and an autographed copy of Nathan Hale’s newest book, Raid of No Return: A World War II Tale. Winners will be in the third through sixth grade.
Create a 1 page graphic novel story of something that happened in history (before you were born) and send it to the library; you may submit your contest entries to your local HPL location or you may submit entries by mail.
Win a catered lunch with the author Nathan Hale himself
- Contest is open to children in grades 3-6
- Child’s full name
- Child’s age & grade
- Full name of parent or guardian AND if this is a class project, the Teacher’s name
- School attending (if not applicable write home school)
- Contact information so that we may contact you if you win:
- Two phone numbers or phone number and email address
Please address mailed submissions to:
Houston Public Library
Attn: Youth Services
500 McKinney St.| Houston, TX 77002
- The page may be as many panels as you like.
- Traced or copied artwork or images will not be accepted; please do not use copyrighted images.
- One person per entry and one entry per person.