The Matilda Children’s Literature Prize

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The Matilda Children’s Literature Prize comes from HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks Australia.

Free to enter.

Deadline: January 26, 2020

They are looking for middle-grade or young adult fiction and non-fiction. Open to Australian residents.

The winner will receive a publishing contract with HarperCollins Publishers Australia including an advance against royalties of $10,000.

Submit a completed manuscript of 20,000–100,000 words suitable for middle-grade (7–12 years) or young adult (12–18 years) readers. The work may be fiction or non-fiction in any genre. Picture books, works for adults, short story collections, poetry, plays and works for younger readers (under 7 years old) are not eligible.

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