Letters About Literature

Letters About Literature 2016-2017

Entries will be accepted beginning November 1, 2016.  All entries must be postmarked by the following days:

  • December 2, 2016 for Grades 9-12 (Level 3)

  • January 9, 2017 for Grades 7-8 (Level 2)

  • January 9, 2017 for Grades 4-6 (Level 1)

Download this document to get started: Entry Guidelines and How to Submit Your Class Set of Letters. 

We will post more information here about the contest as it is released.

If you have questions about Letters About Literature in West Virginia, please contact Robert L Gibson by email (robert.l.gibson@wv.gov) or by telephone (304-558-3978)


  LAL Registration  form 2016 2017.pdfLAL Registration form 2016 2017.pdf

LAL Timeline 2016-2017.pdfLAL Timeline 2016-2017.pdf

Key Links and Documents

Anthologies of Past Winners

Contact Information

Information on the national program is available from the Letters About Literature page of the Library of Congress website.