Winner of the Adult
category - Jackie Hinton
A new modern legend has been subtly
created in this story.
1st overall and winner of the 12-18 age
category - Milly Davis aged 12
The judges were very excited by this story
that felt rooted in the history of Northumberland, bringing it to
life in a very visual way.
2nd Overall and winner of the 8-11 age
category - Aidan Jones aged 9
The language and imagery of the story was
enjoyed by the judges . Beautifully paced with a superb narrative
voice, ideal to be read aloud.
Winner of the 7 and under
category - Joint winners Chanelle Pollard aged 7 and
Betty Fentiman aged 7
The judges couldn’t choose between these
two entries- one was full of the imagery of dragons which was very
exciting . The other was a more personal and energetic; a lively
Highly commended - Lucy
Miller-Trotter aged 13 and Zoe Jones aged 12.
The winning entry will be published as an
illustrated e-book with a printed copy presented to Milly. The
runner- up and category winner’s stories will be produced in PDF
format. All the stories will be available to read
The entries were judged by Anne Curtis of
Shoofly Publishers and author and playwright Ann
Thank you to all the people who submitted