2018 Writing Competition

Children's Writing Competition for 5-10 year olds

To celebrate this year's National Writing Day (27th June) we are running a writing competition to inspire children to get writing, whether they are budding authors or a bit more reluctant. 


Stories can be entered by either teachers or parents. Teachers can enter more thna one child's story.


Scroll down to read the challenge. Entries open 27th June - 31st July 2018

The Prizes

Win a set of fantastic prizes for the author and your school.

All winners will see their story published on our website for the whole world to see.


Overall Winner

A set of 6 Pojo books signed by the authors PLUS a Writing Kit from Smart Kids worth £108

7-10 year old Winner

A signed Pojo book of your choice PLUS a Story Spinner game for your school.

5-6 year old Winner

A signed Pojo book of your choice PLUS an Inkwinks School Pack



Children's Writing Competition Prizes

More about Pojo

Pojo the main character in our stories is a toy dog who gets itchy paws and goes off on adventures when his owner Sam goes to sleep or school. To read about what Pojo gets up to you can download a FREE Ebook.

The Challenge

Write a story about a toy who comes to life and goes off on an adventure whilst you are at school.

Think about where they go, how they get there and what problems they have along the way and how they get back.

Competition opens 27th June 2018

Competition closes 31st July 2018