THE IX INTERNATIONAL COMPOSTELA PRIZE FOR PICTURE BOOKS
The Department of Education and Citizenship of the City Council of Santiago de Compostela, in collaboration with Kalandraka publishers, and as part of the XVI Reading Promotion Campaign announces the call for entries to the IX International COMPOSTELA Prize for Picture Books.
You may submit the project of the book in which the story is told through illustrations and images, with both complementing each other.
The competition is open to anyone.
Authors must present:
• five copies of the text;
• three original illustrations and five colour photocopies of each;
• a finished layout of the whole project.
The books may be presented in any of the official languages in the Iberian peninsula, and must be original and unpublished.
There are no entry fees.
A single prize of 9,000 € is established as an advance on author's rights. The prize money will not be paid until the author or authors deliver the completed work ready for publication.
The prize-winning book will be published in all of the official languages of the peninsula (Galician, Catalan, Basque, Castilian Spanish and Portuguese) by the publisher Kalandraka in October 2016.
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