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11 Oct 2019
Young Writers Award

Young Writers Award

Congratulations to Isobel (Lower 6) for being shortlisted as one of five finalists in this year's prestigious BBC Young Writers' Award 2019. 

Isobel's story “The Blue of Spring Violets” is set in a psychiatric ward. 

You can listen to Isobel's story on the link below. It has been narrated by a professional actor:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/p07p1g9m

The finalists were an all-female shortlist of young writers aged 16 and 17 years from across the UK. The five shortlisted stories, each under 1000 words, are available to read on the BBC Radio 1 website, and can be heard on BBC Sounds as part of the Short Works short story podcast.

 

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