Since 1958 at the beginning of the year  WLT has been helding annual contests of writing books for young children and teenagers with diverse subjects which are recycled from time to time. You can find historical novels, book about travelling, fiction, about unforgettable (mother)lands, environment, children’s everyday life and their concerns. Also there are crime fiction books, novels such as “A Greek far away from home”, poetry for children, short stories, fairy tales, children’s theatrical works as well as studies and monographs related to writers of children’s literature. Teacher and organizations are rewarded for promoting reading among children and adolescents, and Greek writers are honored for their achievements. The purpose of these contests is to encourage writers to write books which arise interest in children and appeal to them, setting good examples and teaching them optimism for life. The judgment of the jury board is based on these criteria together with cultivation and aesthetics of written word. © Leonidas Vasileiou 2012 Contact us Home About us Who entrusted us Our competitions Our collective editions Links Members Article of Association