The results of 2018 Short Story Contest (Category A: Age 10-13 Years)

Rank
Prize
Young Writer
Age (years)
Story
Judges' Verdict
1
First Prize, $500, Publishing
Aleena Sebastian
11
That Glowing Penny
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2
Second Prize, $250, Publishing
Poem Schway
12
Hephaestus, Aphrodite and Dwayne Johnson
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3
Third Prize, $100, Publishing
Quinn F Kammer
13
Help
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4
Special Mention, Publishing
Fisher Mishmash
13
The Tidepool
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5
Special Mention, Publishing
Arunima Jaiswal
13
Unplayed Duet
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6
Publishing
Poem Schway
12
Soup
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7
Publishing
Naila Moloo
12
Frost
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8
Publishing
Maya Haugan
11
Flames of Freedom
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9
Publishing
Elijah Bodden
10
Death's Darness
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10
Publishing
Anaya Chaudhry
10
Don't Judge Me!
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11
Publishing
Ankita Karuturi
11
Survival
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12
Publishing
Sienna Manning
12
My Journey to Freedom
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13
Publishing
Aidan Phipps Oneto
12
A Tennis Ball
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14
Publishing
Sophie Corry
11
An Interesting Opponent
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15
Publishing
Bryn McCarren
12
Fostering Relationships
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16
Publishing
Mason Xavier Surratt
10
See You In Valhalla
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17
Publishing
Ella Matterface
12
Mountain Paws
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18
Publishing
Simon Vazquez-Carr
11
The Pen
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19
Publishing
Kyleigh Williamson
11
The Ship of Steel
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20
Publishing
Hilary Barkey
12
Lily Learns Love
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21
Publishing
Jona Cordonier Gehring
12
Speaking Up for Each Other
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22
Publishing
Jacqueline Hunter
12
Wisps of Hope
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23
Publishing
Cecilia Mae Richwine
10
Lost and Found
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24
Publishing
Eva Beauchamp
11
Always Beautiful
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25
Publishing
Nadia Chernich
12
Here to Play
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