Award decision of the Second Edition of the Siboney Children's Narrative contest

The Canis Majoris Foundation and the Dragon Reader (Dragon Lector in Spanish) Bookstore have delivered the awards to the winners of the second edition of the Siboney Contest for Children´s Narrative, on Friday June 27, 2014.

The panel has indicated that it has been a very tough deliberation, since all the stories presented were of a very high standard and any of them could well have won.

The winner´s names are as follows:

  • 1st Category: aged from 6 to 8;

First prize: Daniela F.

Second prize: Angela R.A.

Third prize: Victor V.

  • Second category: aged from 9 to 11;

First prize: Javier C.F.

Second prize: Andrea C.V.

Third prize: Silvia H.C.

  • Third category: aged from12 to 14;

First prize: Luz D.L.B.

Second prize: María D.P.M.

Third prize: Juan A.A.

No stories have been submitted for the Family category and therefore goes unfilled.

The award panel was composed by Don Gonzalo Casas Pessino, Dr. Raúl Alelú Paz and Doña Pilar Pérez Pérez.

The ceremony for the awards was held at El Dragón Lector (Dragon Reader) Bookstore (address Calle Sagunto 20) on Friday, June 27, 2014 at 19:00h. This act was privileged to have the presence of JAVIER FONSECA, author of the series of children's novels called Clara Secret and El Mago bruno (Bruno the Wizard) (both published by Macmillan). He has also published (with Algar Publishers) In the footsteps of a shoe; (tras los pasos de un zapato) and with Sieteleguas Publishers,the Ole Sardina illustrated album.