Teens ages 12-18 were invited to submit entries into the annual Short Story Contest during the month of October. Stories were inspired by an image selected by library staff. Nearly 50 entries were received between the two age brackets, 12-14 and 15-18.
Thank you to everyone who entered the Short Story Contest and congratulations to the winners listed below.
Winners of the 2014 Teen Short Story Contest
First: An Unworthy Wish by Skylar J., St. Paul (Wentworth)
Second: A Town of Misfits by Anna K., Farmington (Farmington)
Third: Winning Is Everything by Jenna E., Eagan (Wescott)
First: untitled by Caley W., Eagan (Wescott)
Second: Leaves by Hannah F., Lakeville (Galaxie)
Third: Beneath the Sky by JT C., Apple Valley (Galaxie)
The Teen Short Story Contest was made possible through financial support from the Dakota County Library Foundation.