ONEBOOKAZ – Arizona Author Writing Competition


The ONEBOOKAZ Writing contest is open to Arizona authors who write fiction for children, young adults, and adults. The winner in each category will have their eBook featured on Reading Arizona, the statewide eBook platform, and will be hosted in libraries throughout the state to promote their book at author events, book discussions, and other related programming during April 2016. Submissions will be accepted from October 1 to October 14, 2015.

Authors who reside in Arizona are eligible to submit their unpublished or self-published works through October 14 at

The categories for submission include:

  • Children’s: Illustrated picture or chapter book that would appeal to children between the ages of 3-12.
  • Young Adult: Literature that would appeal to the age group including 12 -17 years of age.
  • Adult: Literature that would appeal to a general adult readership of 18 and older.

How to Enter: Submissions will be accepted between October 1 and October 14, 2015 at

  • Accepted file types: epub or pdf
  • Deadline for submissions is October 14, 2015 11:59 pm MST

Winning submissions will be made available on, and selected submisions featuring Arizona topics and themes will also be featured in the Emerging Arizona Authors anthology. Read last year’s submissions here

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