DAYTON — Creative teens with a story to tell are encouraged to enter the Dayton Metro Library’s Teen Fiction Contest now through February 13, 2016.
The contest is open to all area teens in grades 7 through 12. Teens can choose to enter Flash Fiction for stories of under 500 words, or General Fiction for stories up to 2,000 words maximum.
Winners will be chosen in two age categories: Grades 7-8 and Grades 9-12. First place wins $100, second place wins $75 and third place wins $50 in each category; cash prizes are provided by the Friends of the Library.
Submissions can be dropped off at any Dayton Metro Library location and must include a completed entry form, available at DaytonMetroLibrary.org/TEENS. Email submissions are accepted at smoser@DaytonMetroLibrary.org.
For more information, email smoser@DaytonMetroLibrary.org or call (937) 463-BOOK.