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Children’s Book Week Book Cover Contest

Once Upon a Storybook will be celebrating Children’s Book Week with a book cover contest. Winners will win gift cards to Once Upon a Storybook!

Contest Rules: Create a book cover for your favorite book. You may use crayon, paint, pens, collage, photog-raphy—whatever technique best represents your favorite story. The cover must fit around the book. You may copy the current cover art or design something completely different.

Judging will be based on

  1.  content (author, illustrator, title) included,
  2. creativity,
  3. how well the cov-er represents the story.


  1. Ages up to 5;
  2. Ages 6-9;
  3. Ages 10-14.

Covers must be turned in to Once Upon a Storybook by 4/30 at 7:00 p.m. to be eligible for prizes. One $10 gift card for each category will be awarded. All entries will be displayed .

Prizes to be awarded on Monday, May 4 at 10:00—the start of Children's Book Week. All covers will be on display at Once Upon a Storybook during the week of 5/4-5/10. Covers will be dis-carded if not picked up by 5/12/15 at 7:00.

Download the Entry Form!