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Pumpkin Carving Contest 2014!

hello, halloween!

Get out your carving tools and grab a template (or make one of your own) --  
it's time to carve some pumpkins!

Complicit - Stephanie Kuehn, Watch the Sky - Kirsten Hubbard, Four - Veronica Roth

Carve, paint, decorate, or otherwise create a book-related pumpkin, then share your creation in the comments here by midnight on Nov 1. We'll feature all the entries on YA Highway and our Tumblr, and one entry will be chosen at random to win a spooky book prize pack!

Every Last Promise - Kristin Halbrook, Tangled Webs - Lee Bross, I Heart Band - Michelle Schusterman

- Non-US winners can choose from The Book Depository. 
- Tweets and posts about the contest are not required but are always appreciated.
- Covers above belong to current and former Highwayers, but there are lots more to choose from.
- Need more help? Check out our past contests, or scroll through patterns from  2011, 2012, and 2013.

Can't wait to see your creations!

Kate Hart

Kate is the author of After the Fall, coming January 24, 2017 from Farrar, Straus and Giroux. A former teacher and grant writer, she now owns a treehouse-building business in the Ozarks and hosts the Badass Ladies You Should Know interview series.

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  1. Hi! I carved a TFiOS inspired pumpkin today--maybe a little cliche, I know, but I'm a huge nerdfighter and I couldn't resist. (Plus, I'm not hugely artistic, and when it comes to book-inspired pumpkins, TFiOS clouds are comparatively easy to carve. ;) You can see my entry here: (I tagged you in the tweet.)

    Thanks so much for hosting this contest!

  2. My drawing/art work is inspired by Charme & Strange, a book I can't wait to read. You can view my entry here:

    Happy Halloween!

  3. This is my Harrpy Potter inspired pumpkin! Link:

  4. I think I'm too late, but if not here's mine, based on SHADOW & BONE by Leigh Bardugo:


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