Short Story Writing Contest winners announced!

Winners of the Athenaeum’s annual Short Story Writing contest have been announced by the Children’s Library.

  •  Ages 5-6 Division: 1st Place: Isaac Douglas Corbett – “The Campout Mystery”; 2nd Place: Ian Patrick Corbett – “Bunny and Mouse”; Honorable Mention: Hannah Stroud – “The Missing Rabbit Girl”;
  • Ages 7-8 Division: 1st Place: Evan Petruzella – “The Mysterious Egg”; 2nd Place: Hannah Roach – “The Attack of Fast Food”; Honorable Mention: Isabella Corbett – “The Undersea Adventure”;
  •  Ages 9-10 Division: 1st Place: Anna Quinto – “Snow Day”; 2nd Place: Lucia Shuff-Heck – “Stray”; Honorable Mention: Karissa Yzerman-Gleason – “The Life of Tibsy Meganoff”;
  •  Ages 11-14 Division: 1st Place: Emily Halford – “The Chase”; 2nd Place – Charity Stroud – “A Portrait of a Pig Farm”; Honorable Mention: Zachary Williams – “Medal of Honor”;
  • Ages 15-18 Division: 1st Place: Stephanie Passetto – “Diamonds and Darkness”; 2nd Place: Tom Cracolici – “The Boy Who Never Got His Lunch”.

 Congratulations to all the winners!

All Short Story Writing Contest participants are invited to a reception at 1 pm on Friday, August 20, where local author Paul Milenski will speak. Refreshments will be served.

The Short Story Writing Contest is sponsored by the Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum.


About Berkshire Athenaeum

We are the public library for the city of Pittsfield, Massachusetts.
This entry was posted in Childrens Events and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s