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Fiction Writing Contest accepting entries
The Texas Book Festival is accepting entries for its 12th annual Fiction Writing Contest to encourage and reward creative writing in Texas schools. This year’s theme is “From the Back of the Truck.”
Texas junior high and high school students (grades 7-12) are invited to submit a piece of original fiction, no more than 2,000 words in length. Entries must be submitted online no later than Saturday, July 27. Submitted entries are considered in three divisions: grades 7-8, grades 9-10, and grades 11-12, with winners in each division to receive a cash prize between $50 and $250.
For more information, contact Kendall Miller at 512-477-4055 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit texasbookfestival.org/Fiction_Contest.php.
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