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January 19, 2013

The Ottawa Public Library are once again launching the Awesome Authors Youth Writing Contest\Super Auteurs concours d’écriture pour les jeunes. Children between the ages of 9 and 17 care invited to submit their poems and short stories online or in person at any branch of the Ottawa Public Library. Winners will be published in a bilingual anthology entitled Pot-Pourri! You will find contest details and submission form on our website at bilbioottawalibrary.ca/AwesomeAuthors or bilbioottawalibrary.ca/SuperAuteurs starting December 1st. The contest deadline is February 11th, 2013. Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony held at the Nepean Centrepointe branch, Chamber Room on Tuesday, March 26th. Invitations will be sent out to each contestant. As part of the contest, we will be holding three writing workshops for aspiring young writers. Local authors and contest judges, Michel Lavoie, JC Sulzenko and Brenda Chapman, will share tips and tricks on how to write winning poems and storieson January 19th at 2pm at the Carlingwood, Greenboro and St. Laurent branch.

More info: bilbioottawalibrary.ca/AwesomeAuthors

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