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Feb

Call for submissions: Caribbean children’s anthology

CaribbeanReads is seeking email submissions of art, poetry, and short stories from Caribbean citizens for a Caribbean Christmas anthology.

CaribbeanReads, in partnership with Jaxon Photography, is producing an anthology of Caribbean Christmas stories for children. The book will feature stories, crafts, and artwork from various parts of the Caribbean produced by Caribbean artists.

The book is intended to delight readers with tales of the holiday spirit, traditions, and values in the Caribbean islands, and will highlight Christmas as well as other traditional celebrations that take place at Christmastime in the Caribbean. The book will be aimed at children 6 to 9 years old.

All submissions should be sent by email to submissions[at]CaribbeanReads[dot]com and must follow the guidelines outlined on the website. The submission deadline is June 30, 2014.

More details at:
http://www.caribbeanreads.com/christmasanthology/

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What is CaribbeanReads?

CaribbeanReads is a small publishing company dedicated to serving talented Caribbean authors. It aims is to make publishing more accessible to potential Caribbean authors and to increase the number of high-quality books about and for the Caribbean. Their books feature Caribbean authors and/or Caribbean themes.

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