State Library of Queensland Young Writers Award
Got a way with words?
State Library of Queensland
Young Writers Award is now open!
If you’re 18 to 25 and live in Queensland,
enter your short story today for a chance to win $2000.
Entries close Friday 13 July.
For more information go here:
Wendy Orr is a Canadian-born Australian writer. Her books for children and adults have been published in 27 countries and won awards around the world. Nim’s Island and Nim at Sea have also become feature films, starring Jodie Foster and Abigail Breslin (Nim’s Island) and Bindi Irwin (Return to Nim’s Island.) Her latest book is Cuckoo’s Flight, a companion to the highly acclaimed Bronze Age novels Dragonfly Song and Swallow’s Dance. Read full bio