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Prizes will be awarded at the slam final, held once the competition has closed, all publications have been published and the Top 30 Finalists have been chosen.

The slam final will be held in 2017. Details will be confirmed in late January 2017.

All finalists that attend the slam final will receive 3 free copies of the Poetry Rivals finalist book.

Under 12s

Your own height in books! thanks to Bloomsbury Education!

From laughing lemurs to visiting Vikings, and from spaghetti-eating dogs to the edge of the universe, we’ve got the poem for you! With books from up-and-coming stars like Joshua Seigal and Favourites like James Carter, Bloomsbury Education is pleased to offer the very best in high-quality children’s poetry.

12 Plus

Aspiring Author Package or £500