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Congratulations Teen Short Story Winners

Olivia Olson - Posted on

teenwriterThe results of the Teen Short Story Contest are in!

Congratulations to the following writers:

Grand Prize: "Glass Like Greatness" by Dani Blum, 16
First Runner Up: "A New Desire" by Himza Jivani, 15
Second Runner Up: "Blood Garnet" by Matthew Battle, 13
Third Runner Up: "Waterfall" by Antonina Malyarenko, 17

Many thanks to all the teens who submitted their impressive and entertaining stories. We look forward to seeing more from you in our future teen contests.

Thank you also to the Friends of the Library for generously donating gift certificatesĀ for our winners.

If you are interested in reading the winning stories, send an email request to our Teen librarian Olivia OlsonĀ at, and we will be happy to send you copies.