Click each entry to see their winning story! Past Winners
Cavalcade of Authors this year.
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Read, Write, Imagine! Students at participating schools are invited to submit entries to the Cavalcade of Authors Short Story Writing Contest. There will be both a middle school and a high school division. Winners will receive the following prizes: 1st Place ~$75 gift certificate from Barnes & Noble. 2nd Place~$50
Congratulations to the Cavalcade short story contest winners. Thanks to everyone who entered. Keep writing! MIDDLE SCHOOL 1st Anna Pearsall, Oasis Middle School 2nd Samuel Gill, Carmichael Middle School 3rd Makenna Farris, Chief Joseph Middle School Snowfall, by Anna Pearsall One Shot, by Samuel Gill Alone, by Makenna Farris HIGH
Thanks to all the students who participated in our short story contest. Congratulations to these winning authors! MIDDLE SCHOOL 1st Place: Camilla McKinnon, Chief Joseph Middle School, Richland 2nd Place: Daisy Moore, Garrison Middle School, Walla Walla 3rd Place: Theron Peterson, Desert Hills Middle School, Kennewick The King’s Man Dinner Party I Am M
MIDDLE SCHOOL 1st Place: Kimberly McKinnon Chief Joseph Middle School, Richland 2nd Place: Aarti Naina Sahai, Enterprise Middle School, Richland 3rd Place: Kenna Lewis, McLoughlin Middle School, Kennewick Friends? Vivah, Nikah, Shaadi HIGH SCHOOL 1st Place: Mikaela Matkowski, Kamiakin High School, Kennewick 2nd Place: Ben Tucker, Southridge High School, Kennewick 3rd Place: Ramon
MIDDLE SCHOOL 1st Place: Kimberly Mckinnon Chief Joseph Middle School, Richland The Golden Watch 2nd Place: Aarti Naina Sahai, Enterprise Middle School, Richland Immortal Love 3rd Place: Mikaela Matkowski, Desert Hills Middle School, Kennewick Justified HIGH SCHOOL 1st Place: Chloe Grundmeier, Kamiakin High School, Kennewick Rain, Reign, Go Away 2nd Place: Bethany
Congratulations to the 2013 Cavalcade of Authors short story winners MIDDLE SCHOOL: FIRST PLACE: Vance Alexander Enterprise Middle School The Challenge SECOND PLACE: Maria Moreno Clara Brownell Middle School Red THIRD PLACE: Anne Maughan Three Rivers Homelink Thora Longbeard, Voyage Through Time HIGH SCHOOL: FIRST PLACE: Melinda Wildenborg Hanford High
Congratulations to the 2011 Short Story winners: 1st Place – Yuna Kwak from Chief Joseph Middle School 2nd Place – Alaina Wangsgaard from Chief Joseph Middle School, “One Wish“ 3rd Place – Anita Whyatt from Enterprise Middle School, “Vigilante’s Tale“ Honorable Mention – Yean Ly from Park Middle School,