Early Readers and Picture booksThe LITTLE PEEPS Writing Competition recognizes emerging new talent and outstanding works for Early Readers and Children’s Picture Books.

The Little Peeps Awards is a division of Chanticleer International Writing Competitions.

More than $30,000.00 dollars worth of cash and prizes will be awarded to Chanticleer Book Reviews 2017 writing competition winners!

The Little Peeps Book Awards for FIRST IN CATEGORY sub-genres are: Early Reader Chapter Books, Story Books, Picture Books, Activity Books, Educational Books.

These Authors and their Works made it past the first rounds of the 2017 Little Peeps Early Reader Book Awards are:

  • Sandy Hill – Play Ball, Have Fun Read, Imagine, Draw
  • Kizzie Jones – A Tall Tale About a Dachshund and a Pelican: How a Friendship Came to Be
  • Deanna Edens – The Almost Cool Kids Club
  • Penelope Lagos – I Miss My Best Friend
  • Brian Estes – Flying Pigs & Dinosaurs & Things You’ve Never Seen Before
  • Sylva Fae – Rainbow Monsters
  • Lori Mullen – The Horrible, Nasty, Fire-Breathing Dragon Named Achoo!
  • Marshall Cobb – River Tree
  • Wanda Carter Roush – Angel on Assignment
  • Amy Mae Boreman – Maggie’s New Home
  • Lauren Mosback – Frightened in Friendship Grove
  • Stacie Sullivan Simon – I Am Me & You Are You
  • Laura Tritt – Big Hope
  • Shana Hollowell – Little Mouse’s Sweet Treat
  • Heather Pallotta – Wishes and Kisses
  • Rita Kaye Vetsch – The Many Colors of Friendship
  • Peggy Sullivan – Midnight and Moonlight
  • Peggy Sullivan – The Moon and Star

These Little Peeps 2017 authors and their works  will compete for the Little Peeps Short-List Positions.

As always, please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions, concerns, or suggestions at Info@ChantiReviews.com. 

The Little Peeps Grand Prize Winner and First in Category Winners will be announced at the April 21st, 2018 Chanticleer International Writing Contests Annual Awards Gala, which takes place on the last evening of the Chanticleer Authors Conference that will be held in Bellingham, Wash. 

We are now accepting submissions into the 2018 Little Peeps Book Awards writing competition. The deadline for 2017 submissions was May 31st, 2017. We are now accepting submissions into the 2018 Little Peeps writing competition. Please click here for more information. 

Pictured on the left are the 2016 Little Peeps Book Award winners: Sara Dahmen, Denise Ditto Satterfield, & Donna Washington with their blue ribbons on April 1st, 2017 Chanticleer Reviews awards banquet ceremony.