The Barns and Noble is going with Tickatick to create a contest for kids. You have to illustrate and write your own picture book. The Contest is for the US.

Grand Prize: A trip to New York to meet the bestselling author Peter Lerangis (one of the authors of the 39 clues)  and a two night stay at a hotel and they pay for your flight and hotel. You also get a $500 gift card to Barns and Noble and you book published (not for sale). Also a Nook Color.

Then there is age groups and you can go to the website to find out more.

P.S they is a second and third place for the age groups along with Grand Prize winners.

Click here to go to the  webiste.