The Roll of Thunder Publishing Contest is seeking manuscripts for books about diversity for ages 8-14. The contest is open to people of color (or those who self-identify as other than white) who are U.S. residents. The winner will receive a book publishing contract for the publication of a novel for ages 8-14 by Penguin Random House LLC, with an advance of $35,000, plus royalties.

Deadline: June 21, 2016

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