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Northern Narratives Jr 2022

Library's "Northern Narratives Jr." Literary Magazine

Grab your pencils and paper, kids! The Fargo Public Library is accepting writing and art entries for its kids-only edition of the library's literature publication. Kids in Kindergarten through 6th grade are welcome to submit entries in any of the categories including short stories, poetry, comics, nonfiction essays, drawing, or photography between March 1 and April 30. Entries will be judged and prizes awarded for 1st and 2nd place in each category. All submissions will be included in the online literary magazine. Forms and entry instructions are available online or at the children's desk beginning March 1.


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Library's "Northern Narratives Jr." Literary Magazine 2021

Northern Narratives Jr. is the library's first ever, kids-only, literary magazine. It is available to be read online and ​features poems, nonfiction essays, short stories, drawings, photographs, and comics written and created by school-age children from the Fargo-Moorhead-West Fargo community. Each category features first and second place winners as judged by the Fargo Public Library Children's Services Staff. Winning works are indicated by an asterisk.*
Please note: Transcription of each piece is taken directly from the original work, so any creative spelling, grammar, or formatting is considered intentional by the artist.

Volume 1/Issue 1: June 2021