Last year, for the first time, the Writers' House held a competition "Children Advise Children", which received high acclaim and approval.
As part of the project, the adolescents recommended one of their books to read in the summer through a video recording.
A total of 107 videos were submitted for the competition. The videos were posted on the Facebook page of the Writers' House.
The winners were revealed by a majority of votes.
This time the Writers' House is announcing an essay contest. Students should write an essay - "My Book of Summer" based on the books that won the previous competition.
Jerome Salinger's "The Catcher in the Rye";
R. J. Palacio's "Auggie & Me";
Anne Frank Diary.
Students of VI-IX grades of Georgian schools can participate in the competition.
Contest essays should be sent electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org; The essay must be typed in Microsoft word in Georgian Unicode (font - Sylfaen, size - 12) and should not exceed 3 pages (800 words).
The deadline for entries is February 28.
Three prizes will be awarded; the winners will be awarded with bookstore vouchers of "Biblus".
I prize - 500 GEL voucher
II prize - 300 GEL voucher
III prize - 200 GEL voucher
Essays will be judged by a jury composed of staff the Writers House. The award ceremony will take place at the end of March.
Thank you for your cooperation and good luck!