SPECIAL THANKS TO REBEL MOUNTAIN PRESS FOR ALL THEIR SUPPORT OVER THE LAST 4 YEARS!
Rebel Mountain Press has: -
-assisted the VIRL librarians in judging the submissions
-edited all the finalist's submissions and provided feedback to help the entrants improve their writing
-provided all the graphics for the cover and inside, plus highlighted student artwork
-donated the printing costs and provided free copies to each author and schools. (Thank you for your generosity.)
-set up opportunities for authors to read at Word Vancouver, Bookfest , book launches at various libraries, appear on CHLY radio, plus an author reading and book signing at Chapters!
CHANGES IN 2019
For 2019, Rebel Mountain Press will continue editing the finalists submissions but
THE BOOKS WILL BE PRINTED BY THE VIRL PRESS. CHOSEN FINALISTS WILL NOW HAVE TO PREORDER & PAY IN ADVANCE FOR A COPY OF THE BOOK FROM VIRL PRESS.
Vancouver Island Regional Libraries (VIRL) will continue to award bonus prizes for the top 3 entries of each category-click image at right for information on the 2019 in Our Own Teen Voice writing contest