Jun 10, 2010
PBS Kids Go! writing contest judges includes hit kids' book authors
R.L. Stine, author of the hit children's book series Goosebumps, is among the judges for the PBS Kids Go! Writers Contest -- which has already generated 25,000 entries from 87 stations nationwide, according to PBS. The contest, co-sponsored by WNED-TV Buffalo/Toronto, encourages children from kindergarten through third grade to create illustrated stories. Also on the 14-judge panel is six-time Emmy winner Marc Brown, creator of the character Arthur of book and PBS program fame; Ann M. Martin, author of the mega-hit series The Baby-sitters Club; and Jorge Cauz, president of Encyclopaedia Britannica. Winners will be announced in July.
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