We would like to congratulate the many talented writers who entered this year’s Write Now! contest. To all of our writers, well done and thank you for taking the time to share your stories with us.
Winners were announced by our judge, Lyndel Caffrey and Mayor Tom Melican of Banyule City Council in a ceremony on Saturday 19 Novemeber 2016. The ceremony was held in our fabulous Write and Publish Maker Space at the Watsonia Library.
|Talia Walker||Moving On||JUNIOR WINNER|
|Tara Russo||The Underpants Mission||JUNIOR SECOND|
|Gus Godden||Spray Can Land||JUNIOR COMMENDED|
|Ella Stewart||Birds of a Feather||JUNIOR COMMENDED|
|Gemma Raso||Expression||YA WINNER|
|Lydia Schofield||Reflected||YA SECOND|
|Stephanie Venn||Once upon a day||YA COMMENDED|
|Judith Michael||The Zigzag Path||OPEN WINNER|
|Deborah Joy Langford||Boy||OPEN SECOND|
|Katrina Watson||Home is a four letter word||OPEN COMMENDED|
|Jessica Gray||Hearth, Heart, Home||OPEN COMMENDED|
|Jennifer Williams||Separations||OPEN COMMENDED|
|Jeanne Cheong||Four Walls||OPEN COMMENDED|
We anticipate that the 2016 Write Now Anthology will be available for loan in our libraries by early next week. Reserve a copy for free through our online catalogue, or ask your local branch library for more information.