I just found out about a current initiative by David Fickling Books: They will accept submissions by un-agented, unpublished writers between May 5th and May 19th!
I know. NOW.
Entries are limited to one per person and need to follow strict guidelines in terms of formatting and length. Still, you’d be mad not to have a go if you have a manuscript for children (or adults) gathering dust in a drawer.
Check out the following link: