Skip to main content

You are here

Teen Short Story Contest!

Do you love writing? Share your talents with us! Write a short story inspired by the theme "new beginnings". Please submit a story that is 1500 words or less by March 31st at midnight. Submissions - which must include your name and contact information - will be accepted in person at the Eagle or Avon branches, or by email to (include your branch with your submission). Stories will be read and awarded by library staff and local author Jennifer Alsever. Participants must be students in 6th-12th grade. Please also contact Savannah with any questions.

The best stories at each branch will win:

First Place: Kindle Fire

Second Place: $20 Amazon Gift Card

Third Place: Sundae Gift Card


Winners will be announced on or before April 12th.

Thank you!

Add comment

Log in to post comments


Teen Events

Translate Page