Dear Texas 

Instagram Picture Contest


Submit your picture of the most hilarious, entertaining, safest and unique place to read a book to our Instagram account @Dear_Texas  Keep in mind that no pictures will be selected promoting any unlawful or unsafe activity.

1st Place $250 for best originality

2nd Place $100 for best originality

1st Place $250 for most reposting and comments on Instagram

Contest Rules:

Picture must be of a person or persons reading a book.  Location, style and uniqueness is up to the individual in the picture and or the photographer taking the picture. 

The subject of the photo must give approval for the reproduction and display of the photo as determined by Texas Authors, Inc.  All rights to the photo will belong to Texas Authors, Inc., and/or its affiliates.  No remuniveration of any kind will be paid.

By submitting and or posting of the picture, the person who took the picture, submitted the picture or otherwise obtained the picture for submission, hereby agrees to give permission to Dear Texas, Inc., to use, reproduce and edit the picture as Dear Texas, Inc., determines.  The person mentioned in this paragraph also gives up any royalty rights, income and any other form of payment for the use of the picture as determined by Dear Texas, Inc., and or its affilates.

Contest entry time is from July 1, 2014 through April 15, 2015.  Winners will be selected by the judges on April 16, 2015.  All winners will be notified by April 30, 2015.

 Rules are subject to change without notice. 

Click here to see some of the submissions by our authors.