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Finish the Story overall winner

Finish the Story overall winner

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HUZZAH, we have a winner! Nathan from Salisbury has been awarded a brand new laptop as a prize for writing our judges' favourite Finish the Story ending of the year.

(Image credit to The Salisbury Journal. Nathan Burn receiving his prize from L… read more

25 November 2014

Final Finish the Story Winner

Final Finish the Story Winner

So there we go. Another year, another round of amazing Finish the Story competitions.

The winner of our final Finish the Story competition, as chosen by Rick Riordan, is……………………………………………

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27 October 2014

Applaud Sophie from Surrey!

Applaud Sophie from Surrey!

Sophie from Surrey (the one and only Empress Fenella Sherbet) is our fourth winner of the Finish the Story competition!

Sophie wrote Cathy Cassidy’s favourite ending to her story starter Don't Believe the Fairy Tale. Read Cathy's story here, a… read more

24 October 2014

HURRAY for Amy from Sterling

HURRAY for Amy from Sterling

Enormous congratulations to Amy from Sterling, aka Doctor Iggy Slingshot, who has won the third of our Finish the Story competitions!

Amy wrote Eoin Colfer's favourite ending to his story starter. Read Eoin's story here, and then check out Amy'… read more

15 October 2014

Medusa Malarky Runner Up

Medusa Malarky Runner Up

DUN DUN DUNNNN…! We weren't expecting it, but Sarah McIntyre has chosen a winner for her Finish the Story competition AND a runner up!

Congratulations to Countess Lacey Quagmire whose ending for the Medusa Malarky tickled our Mythical Maze il… read more

9 October 2014

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