Open Submission Calls

Animal Adventures:  an open call for kid authors!

Theme: Animals & Adventures

Deadline: June 30, 2021 or until full

Word count : Up to 2,000 words

Author eligibility : Age 16 and under

Reprints : Not allowed

Simultaneous Submissions : Not allowed

How to submit : Please follow classic Shunn formatting guidelines. (Please note: we understand these are children and grace will be given for errors. Please just have them do their best.)

Send your story as a Word format attachment to

Your document name must include your pen name and story title.

Your email subject should be “[Theme] – [Title of Your Story] – [Your Author Name]”

The body of the email must contain the name of the anthology, the word count, the author’s real name, and the author’s pen name.

Please include a 50 word bio. Thank you.