The Chestnut Tree by Lila Tierney

The Chestnut Tree by Lila Tierney

Today we are featuring Inklings Book Contest 2019 finalist, Lila Tierney! Lila finished 5th grade this past school year. The story she submitted is called “The Chestnut Tree”  A crisp November wind was blowing across the pastures and copses of Yorkshire. It threatened...
Tata – Never Say Goodbye by Asmitha Palath

Tata – Never Say Goodbye by Asmitha Palath

Today we are featuring Inklings Book Contest 2019 finalist, Asmitha Pallath! Asmitha finished 5th grade this past school year. The poem she submitted is called “Tata – Never Say Goodbye”  I try to recall the old memories But they begin to drift away An empty...
Nerds by Linda Chang

Nerds by Linda Chang

Today we are featuring Inklings Book Contest 2019 finalist, Linda Chang! Linda finished 6th grade this past school year. The story she submitted is called “Nerds”  Prologue: Dear Carol: Hey, kiddo! Sorry that I didn’t get a chance to mention this, but I’m having...
Reality by Audrey Shotland

Reality by Audrey Shotland

Today we are featuring Inklings Book Contest 2019 finalist, Audrey Shotland! Audrey finished 6th grade this past school year. The poem she submitted is called “Reality.” We asked Audrey what she likes best about her poem and she said, “How relatable it is to a...
Sunny by Natalie Sharp

Sunny by Natalie Sharp

Today we are featuring Inklings Book Contest 2019 finalist, Natalie Sharp! Natalie finished 7th grade this past school year. The story she submitted is called “Sunny”. We asked Natalie what she likes best about her story and she said, “I think writing in an...
Journey for the Lost Brothers by Troy Koh

Journey for the Lost Brothers by Troy Koh

Today we are featuring Inklings Book Contest 2019 finalist, Troy Koh! Troy finished 4th grade this past school year. The story he submitted is called “Journey for the Lost Brothers”  Journey for the Lost Brothers By Troy Koh PROLOGUE “We have to get them though!” said...