The long-awaited Cheerios New Author Contest for 2013 has just been announced. This is a contest for unpublished children's story writers. Stories should be original and written for kids between the ages of 2 and 8 and their parents. The grand prize winner receives $5,000 and a potential book deal with Simon & Schuster. The first two runners up receive $1,000 each. Grand prize and runner up stories also appear on www.spoonfulsofstories.com.
If you have an idea for a good children's story, now's the time to get started. The 2013 contest runs from May 1 to July 31. Get the rules here.
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