“A Giant Pencil”, Connor Wilson Author (Magic Dreams Publishing, ISBN: 978-1-937148-12-6) Pub date August 11, 2012, Paperback.
Magic Dreams Publishing is pleased to announce that twelve-year-old Florida writer Connor Wilson has won a Reader Views Literary Award for his debut book, A Giant Pencil.
Wilson, who earned the distinction of becoming the country’s youngest traditionally-published author with the release of A Giant Pencil last Fall, has been awarded a Reviewers Choice Award for “Best Book Written by a Writer 18 or Younger” in the Reader Views Literary Awards.
An annual awards program that celebrates independently-published books and authors, the Reader Views Literary Awards recognizes excellence in independent publishing.
Just eight years old when he first had the idea for his debut book, Connor aspired to follow in the footsteps of his dad, novelist Jeffrey Wilson. Connor finished writing A Giant Pencil just after his ninth birthday and was offered a publishing contact by Magic Dreams Publishing, the children’s book imprint of Chicago-based traditional publisher, Weaving Dreams Publishing.
Written by a kid for kids, A Giant Pencil is ….continue reading here.
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