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Young Story Writer entry, “Horse Power” by Claudia Robb, age 11

Here is our chosen entry of the day by 11 year old Claudia Robb. “Horse Power” is about Claudia’s unexpected journey on a police horse! My eyes fluttered open and I managed a quick glance at the clock, it was 6:30 in the morning. My mum was standing at the side of my bed with [...]

Young Story Writer entry, “New Shoes” by Eleanor Rocky, age 9

What a fun story sent in for our Young Story Writer competition by Eleanor Rocky. Her story is about a boy called Tim who had out grown his shoes! Read Eleanor’s story ‘New Shoes’ here – Six months ago in the town of Dilly Dally a boy called Tim realised his feet just would not [...]

Young Story Writer entry, “Alice and the Boat Trip” by Aiya Ladbrooke, age 11

We have received a great entry from Aiya Ladbrooke, age 11 for our Young Story Writer competition. Read her story ‘Alice and the Boat Trip” here – Alice Honey Rose was a fifteen year old girl who had blonde-brown hair and blue eyes, she was smart, caring and loved animals. Her three best friends were [...]

Young Story Writer entry, “Journey to the Crystal Plane” by Alethea Smith Larrad, age 10

Take a look at today’s entry of the day sent in by 10 year old, Alethea Smith about how you can find friends in the most amazing places. It was a crystal clear morning on the day my crew and I went on a space mission. This was no ordinary space mission but a special [...]

Young Story Writer entry, “Peony the Wish Dragon and the Magic Drum” by Charlie Mansell, age 6

Today’s entry of the day comes from six year old Charlie Mansell, who has sent in a mystical story about a dragon. Read “Peony the Wish Dragon and the Magic Drum” here – Charlie was poorly, so his mother bought him a dusty old drum to cheer him up. He started playing on it and [...]

Young Story Writer entry, “Turtle Adventure” by Caitlin Price, age 7

Take a look at today’s entry of the day by seven year old Caitlin Price. It’s a great story about her experience seeing Turtles and their nests in ‘Turtle Adventure’. It was early but I didn’t really mind this morning because I couldn’t wait to find out what the adventure ahead of me would bring. [...]

Young Story Writer entry, “The Kitten in Paris” by Anoushka Rose Burton, age 6

Today’s entry of the day comes from six year old Anoushka Rose Burton. We loved reading her story about a mischevious little kitten called Biscuit in ‘The Kitten in Paris!’ Read it here – Once upon a time there was a kitten that lived with a little girl called Ellie. The kitten was called Biscuit [...]

Young Story Writer entry, ‘ All Aboard’ by Ella Norman, age 7

It’s great to read kids are creating their stories for our Young Story Writer competition from real experiences! Check out Ella Norman’s story about her journey travelling on a ferry in ‘All Aboard’,  here Ella closed her eyes and turned the music up on her new iPod. It was her favourite Birthday present and playing [...]

Young Story Writer entry, ‘The Underwater Rescue Journey’ by Olivia Summers, age 8

It was a hard decision but today’s entry of the day for our Young Story Writer competition is from eight year old Olivia Summers. Take a look at her story about an adventure underwater in ‘The Underwater Rescue Journey’ here – Claire was at the beach. It was a bright sunny day and Claire longed [...]

Young Story Writer entry, ‘A Journey into the World of Football’, by Jack Wybrow

It’s great to see so many interesting themes for our Young Story Writer competition. We love this football themed entry from Jack Wybrow called ‘A Journey into the World of Football’. Have a read here – Steve was an ordinary kid, he played football, and he loved football. The day after training for a big [...]