Write On 2018 Teen Short Story Contest Winners

Teens in Anoka County had a chance to show off their skills in Anoka County Library’s third annual “Write On!” short story writing contest sponsored by the Anoka County Friends of the Library. Teens submitted a short story online beginning April 1, 2018, through April 30, 2018. The stories below were selected as the three prize-winning stories in three categories of Grades 6-8, Grades 9-10, and Grades 11-12.

Write On!

Grade 6 - 8

1st Place: "The Death Rat" by Lydia K.
2nd Place: "911" by Jillian T.
3rd Place: "Remember the Stars" by Conor J.

Grade 9 - 10

1st Place: "Healthy" by Hailey S.
2nd Place: "Despite the Cloudless Day" by Anne S.
3rd Place: "Tabby Tiger" by Grace Y-T.

Grade 11 - 12

1st Place: "Terror Reigns" by Katie M.
2nd Place: "Speak" by Jessica J.
3rd Place: "The Price of Perfection" by Sara S.