Author Patrick Jones Discusses His Work and Announces the Winners of the 2011 AADL Short Story Writing Contest
Patrick's first novel for teens, Things Change, was named by the Young Adult Library Services Association as a best book for reluctant readers. He will announce the winners of It's All Write, the teen short story contest held annually at AADL. This year, 340 teens entered stories, which were judged by topnotch authors for teens.
All Finalists have been notified and will be honored at Saturday's program. The top three winners will receive $250 for 1st Place, $150 for 2nd Place, and $100 for 3rd Place in 3 grade categories. All finalists will receive certificates honoring their achievement. For those of you interested in tips and resources check out this fact sheet. We hope to continue to see lots of stories from this talented bunch of writers!
Saturday, May 21 | 1:30-3:00 pm | Downtown Library-Multi-Purpose Room