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Gaithersburg Book Festival Launches Eighth Annual Short Story Contest with Bigger Prize Pot

For the second year in a row, the Gaithersburg Book Festival is giving high school students the freedom to explore their writing creativity, with no opening lines or artwork to serve as inspiration, for its short story contest. The festival is also giving winners more money. Prizes for first- and second-place winners will increase to
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Our High School Student Short Story Contest Returns… with a Twist

What good story doesn’t include a twist, right? For this year’s high school student short story contest, our “twist” is in what we’re using to help inspire the students’ work. In past years, we’ve had one of the festival’s published authors write three opening lines from which the students could choose to start their 1,000
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Festival Launches Fourth Annual Short Story Contest for Md, Va, and DC High School Students

What happens when you ask a satirist to write the opening lines for a short story contest? You end up with themes that involve psychics, fish-eyeball pizzas and pirates. The Gaithersburg Book Festival today is launching its fourth annual short story contest for Washington, D.C., area high school students. To participate, individuals must be enrolled
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The Gaithersburg Book Festival is one of the nation's premier literary events, featuring talks and signings by some of the world's top authors, writing workshops, children's activities and performances, literary exhibitors, book sales, music, food, and fun for everyone!
Starts: 05/21/2016 10:00
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