Welcome to the 2018 edition of Retell, Remix and Rejoice, Pratham Books’ annual storytelling contest. Every year, on World Storytelling Day, we invite our community to join us and celebrate stories by hosting the Retell, Remix and Rejoice contest.
- My family – Parents, siblings, aunts, uncles and grandparents. Families of all types!
- My home – Where I live and the things I do everyday.
- My food – yummy food, yucky food and how children react to them!
- Animals around us – Wild and domestic,insects and birds – children love books about animals.
- Back to basics: Books about shapes, numbers and colours
- Easy words, word repetition
- Short sentences, less than 5 on a page
- Text and pictures should support each other
- Big fonts
- Rhyme and rhythm
- Word range: 0 to 250
- Simple concepts (especially in non-fictions
- Stories with linear, engaging plots
- Word range: 250 to 600
- All stories submitted must be your original work.
- Stories must be in English, Hindi, Kannada, Tamil or Marathi.
- Participants must be over the age of 17 to participate
By submitting your work to Retell, Remix and Rejoice 2018, you are agreeing to a CC-BY license being applied to it (This license lets others distribute, remix, tweak, and build upon your work, even commercially, as long as they credit you for the original creation). To know more about CC-BY, click here.
- using illustrations from our image bank
- by uploading your own illustrations
- or as text only