Write On 2021 Teen Short Story Contest Winners

Write On! Teens in Anoka County had a chance to show off their skills in Anoka County Library’s sixth 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, 2021, through April 30, 2021. 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.

Grades 6-8

1st Place: Lucia F. - "An Assassin for the Elves"

2nd Place: Amaya A. - "Frigid"

3rd Place: Rhett L. - "Phantom Ships"

Grades 9-10

1st Place: Clare H. - "Sildra"

2nd Place: Kathryn D. - "12 Strokes of Death"

3rd Place: Maddy K. - "No In-Between"

Grades 11-12

1st Place: Claire G. - "The Stigma of the Bullet"

2nd Place: Rebecca B. - "Codename: Intrepid"

3rd Place: Lana P. - "Chapter Closed"