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Judge a Book by its Cover


Judge a Book by its Cover

From Friday May 1st to Sunday May 31st

  • Enter our online photo contest to celebrate National Youth Week.
  • Let's judge a book by its cover! Create an alternate design for your favourite YA book using one of the creative apps on your phone or tablet and then submit it to our Teen Annex Facebook page as a private message
  • We will create a photo album with all the entries and the three photos that generate the most likes will win a $10 gift card.


Eligibility & Rules
  • The photographer must be a resident of the City of London.
  • You must be between the ages of 11 to 18.
  • There is a limit of three (3) entries per photographer.
  • Entries cannot be substituted or removed once entered.
  • Entries may be submitted online through private message via the Teen Annex Facebook page.
  • NOTE: Sorry, no photographs of people!
  • Photographs may be digitally enhanced, altered, tinted or edited prior to entry. Please feel free to use any creative Apps or software to enhance your picture. Any type of photographic equipment is permissible, i.e. cell phones, iPads, digital cameras, film cameras, etc.
  • Do not put your name or subjects’ name in the body of or on the front of the photo. However, captions or titles are encouraged and may be posted on or with your photograph if you choose.  
  • Please ensure that the images are accompanied by your name and contact information.  This information will be kept only for the use of contacting you in case you win.
  • Photographs that in some way sell or promote a product, service, or business will not be accepted.
  • The Library holds the right to refuse the entry of any photograph deemed to be inappropriate for purposes of this contest.
  • Submissions of photos will commence at 12:01 a.m. on May 1st, 2015 and end at 4:00 p.m. on May 31st, 2015.
  • The photos will be judged according to number of “likes” they receive on Facebook.
  • The winner(s) will be announced/posted June 1st, 2015.
  • Prizes (gift cards $10) will be awarded to the top three winners. Winners will be notified by phone or email.

Good luck to all our amateur photographers!