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National Novel Writing Month & Competition

National Novel Writing Month & Competition

Mary J. Benson Branch

National Novel Writing Month & Writing Competition

Deadline noon on Friday, November 26

The First Paragraph is a competition for grades 6-8 and 9-12.  Submit an original work of fiction on the theme Letting Go. Your original content paragraph should be 60 words or less, with no inappropriate language. Send your entry to loleary@phpl.ca and include a subject line. Include your name, grade and contact info in the body of the email, with the paragraph as an attachment or in the body of the email. The winner will be announced November 30th, 2021. There will be a prize for the winner in each category!

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