The Walls Around Us Writing Contest

Posted April 3, 2015 by Sara | Novel Novice 2 Comments

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In The Walls Around Us, the story alternates between two girls — one who is behind bars, and another who is not. That’s the inspiration behind this month’s writing contest!

walls around usThe Contest

Write 250-500 words describing a teen penitentiary — from either behind bars, or from the outside looking in. Be creative in how you approach your telling! Be sure to use proper grammar & spelling.

Use the entry form here to submit your writing.

The Prize

One winner will receive a finished copy of The Walls Around Us courtesy of Algonquin Young Readers.

The Rules

  • One entry per person
  • Use the entry form
  • 250-500 words per entry
  • Use proper grammar & spelling
  • U.S. only

The Deadline

All entries are due by midnight (PT) on Thursday, April 30th.

Questions? Leave ’em in the comments & we’ll reply.

Sara | Novel Novice

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