Spooky Stories Writing Contest for Kids & Teens

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Age Group:

Teens, Kids and Families
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Program Description


Send us your spooky, scary, or otherwordly stories especially for Halloween! Open October 1–31. Winners will be announced the first week of November.


  • Up to Grade 4
  • Grades 5–8
  • Grades 9–12


  • 1st prize in each division: $50 gift card to Lake Forest Book Store
  • Runner‑ups: $25 gift card to Lake Forest Book Store

Go to the submission form

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