Press release: Super writers assemble!

 

Super writers assemble!

 

Take part in St Helens Libraries Creative Writing Competition 2017.

 

 

As part of St Helens Libraries Creative Writing Competition 2017, children and young people who live or go to school in St Helens are being asked to write a short story of no more than 500 words about a superhero.

 

The superhero can be one from a cartoon or film – or even a made up one

 

Choose from one of the six story starters found on the entry form and tell us what happens next!

 

Comic and graphic novel style drawings can be used to compliment your story, but it isn’t essential.

 

Fore inspiration, take advantage of St Helens Libraries’ online comics. All you need is your St Helens library card and a web browser to get started.

For our online comics visit: www.bit.ly/STHComics

 

Prizes will be awarded for both Primary and Secondary

 

1st Prize:  £35 book token & £75 worth of books for your school library 2nd Prize: £25 book token & £60 worth of books for your school library 3rd Prize: £15 book token & £40 worth of books for your school library

 

Call in to any Library in St Helens to collect your entry form for full details.  The deadline for entries is Saturday 18 February 2016 and can be returned to any St Helens Library, the Schools Library Service, or by email

to: karenthornburn@sthelens.gov.uk.

 

Please ensure your entry is clearly marked with your name, age, address and school.