Letters About Literature
Letters About Literature is accepting entries from students from all over Louisiana. Letters About Literature is a national reading and writing contest for students. To enter, fourth through twelfth grade students write personal letters to authors from any genre explaining how what the students read changed their views of the world or themselves. Deadline for entries in December 10th.
Students enter on their own or through their schools or local libraries in three levels: Level 1 for grades 4 – 6, Level 2 for grades 7 – 8 and Level 3 for grades 9 – 12. Cash prizes are awarded for first, second, and third place. The entries must be sent to Letters About Literature, P.O. Box 5308, Woodbridge, VA 22194. The postmark deadline for Level 3 is Dec. 10, 2013; for Levels 1 and 2 it is Jan. 10, 2014.