We are thrilled to share the winning story from our writing contest. But first, here’s what one of our judges had to say about it:
“It was humorous, cheeky, filled with true facts and very cleverly strung together! [He] also managed to create a believable voice for his young narrator, which was great.”
Without further ado, here is the winning story:
Congratulations to Joah! He will receive a signed copy of Sergeant Billy from author Mireille Messier as well as $50 worth of Penguin Random House Canada Young Readers books.
There were two other stories that we felt came very close — so we want to give a shout out to these aspiring writers
- Malala’s Dream by Ashley
- The Childhood Of An Author by Sumal