Fiction

Stand By Me: Part One

by Sammie Huff, age 12

Up and Back Again

by Anjalia, age 12

The Overlord

by George Chudley, age 14

Eight in the Evening

by Benjamin Samuels, age 12

The (Rather Unfair) Life of a Housefly

by Enrico Muller, age 12

A Day in the Life

by Sam Stearns, age 12

The Rebirth Cycle

by Sophia Lindhardsen Dahl, age 13

Solitude

by Jonathan Wallace, age 13

Realities

by Jason, age 12

Acelin (Chapter One)

by Julia M., age 14

Next Door Robbery

by Brandon Herrera, age 12

Silent Love

by Eli Kanetsky, age 13

Dog Party

by Kiron Khundkar, age 13

Routine

by Ella Davis, age 12

The Biggest Game of my Life

by Harley Wilf, age 16

The Vindicators (Chapter One)

by Lennon Zych, age 14

Shine Bright Like a Diamond

by Erinda Ratchford, age 12

Hawaiian Vacation

by Meghan T., age 12

Vera

by Selin Kubali, age 17

This is Called a Ransom Note

by Ava Orrantia, age 12

Sonnet of the Feline

by Martin Brandwein, age 13

Weird Dream

by Julien Gotay, age 15

Potatoes to Apples

by Emily Gil, age 16

2073

by Sydney Riemer, age 14

Stormx4 Part I

by Izzy Martinez, age 12

Golden Blood (Excerpt)

by Alia Scheuneman, age 15

Beach Girl

by Eli Kanetsky, age 13

Royal Blood (Excerpt)

by Olivia Patterson, age 12

I So Don’t Want to Be Here (Excerpt)

by Lilly "Sheila" Verkaik, age 15

Peru in the Trees

by Lauryn Cooper, age 12

Freakman

by Sophie Singer Brahmi, age 14

Seasons

by Lilly "Sheila" Verkaik, age 15

The Simulation

by Jonathan Wallace, age 13

Trump Tower

by Savva Vlasov, age 15

Shadow Man

by Lola Pitman, age 13

Under This Roof

by Ali Levy, age 13

Unique

by Jordan Smith, age 14

The Smell

by Aya White, age 14

The General

by Asher Labovich, age 14

The Infernal Names

by Nikita Bleyer, age 17

Between

by Ella Davis, age 12

Human’s Humanity

by Anonymous, age 14

It was June 18th, 1999

by Thomas Frix, age 15

Whirlwind (Excerpt)

by Avery Epstein, age 12

The Plague

by Kobi DeNatale, age 12

The Absence of Hope

by Percy Unger, age 15

The Golden Disk

by Amrita Bhasin, age 17

Darling

by Gexing Crystal Chen, age 15

Heart Flames

by Zainab Fatima, age 14

The Story About the King’s Bad Day

by Anonymous, age 12

Dimension

by Kavya Katragadda, age 17

Elsu

by Daniel Anton, age 12

Soul-carved (Excerpt)

by E. L. Haven

InsertTitleNameHere

by Dhanesh Tikoo, age 13

798

by Samuel Weisgerber, age 12

The Savior

by Sophia Dahl, age 12

The Rebirth Cycle

by Sophia Dahl, age 12

Imperfect

by Katie Fahey, age 13

Diary of a 1700’s Girl

by Helen D., age 12

Province of Darkness

by Jesse Dickersin, age 16

Don’t Make Prank Phone Calls, Kids! (Excerpt)

by Marie-Evelyn, age 12

Truth and Lies

by Jack Donnellan, age 14

M.

by Elizabeth, age 16

Death by Misadventure

by Caroline, age 14

Observatory

by AdventureNerd, age 14

Unexpected Visitor

by Breanna Brown, age 14

The Curious Cottage

by Maddie Gold, age 15

Whitechapel

by Miranda, age 14

The Bell Tower (Chapter One)

by Anonymous, age 12

The Factory

by Maya Eng Garcia, age 15

Chasing Stars

by Anna Roberson, age 16

The Magical World (Chapter Two from Mystic)

by Adam Sherif, age 14

Janitor

by Eva Brachfeld, age 15

The Cure

by Sophia Dennison-Murray, age 13

The Snake

by Beckett Quirk, age 13

The Teddy Bear

by Talia Fader Idelson, age 15

Space Baby

by Talia Fader Idelson, age 15

Angels

by Georgia McNeill, age 12

Uncharted Territory

by Tori Lieberman, age 14

Annie and I

by Nora Fox, age 13

The Backpack Mishap

by Andrew Dupree, age 12

Harmonica

by Stella Lindbergh, age 14

The Stealer

by Theo MV, age 12

Darkheart’s Curse

by Reese Powell, age 12

The Wilkołak

by Jamie M., age 13

The Worst Roommate

by Amalee Burden, age 16

Untitled

by Andrew Jacob Villardi, age 14

The Pactus Story

by Jack W., age 12

Autumn

by Leila Jackson, age 13

The Unicorn and The Cloud

by Sofie Levine, age 12

Treasure Map

by Brady, age 12

Rouge

by Michelle, age 12

The Three Dogs

by Clay Gallivan, age 12

What You Don’t Know (Excerpt)

by Meghna Krishnan, age 13

Here Together

by Meghna Krishnan, age 13

Sincerely, the Aliens

by Jonah M., age 12

Subsequent of the Smoke

by Carolyn Hohl, age 14

The Floor is Lava

by Theo Canning, age 13

Ripped Jeans

by Maureen Flanagan, age 13

Downward Spiral

by Bryan Yamsuan, age 15

When the Lights Go Out

by Lorelei Hansen, age 12

The China Doll

by Olivia Yang, age 12

I see you lurking. Watch this.

by Lucy I. Goldberg, age 14

Home

by Gigi Richer, age 12

Watermelon Tree

by Nicolas S., age 12

LOL, the potato

by Hugo K., age 12

Gray Existence

by Lara Dominguez, age 14

Cindy: A Cinderella Retelling

by Katherine T., age 12

Love of Tomorrow

by Zach E., age 12

Living

by Beatriz Mora, age 13

Accidents Happen

by Inessa Kiefer, age 14

A Short Autobiography of the Great Max Abrams: Soon to hopefully someday be a major motion picture: “Written” By The Great Max Abrams Himself

(ghostwritten) by Hershel Graub, age 14

The Stag

by Caedmon, age 16

Revenge

by Ava K., age 13

First a Whimper, Than a Roar

by Penelope Birnbaum, age 15

Mung Dhal

by Ayla Schultz, age 14

Inside Eden

by Claire Yu, age 13

Nameless

by Lilinaz, age 15

Nur. Is. Nothing.

by Rose Foley, age 14

Psychologist

by Andrew Yuen, age 15

And if She Sins

by Sara Rosin, age 17

A Singing Sky

by Lucia Salmon, age 13

Thinking About Boxes

by Minelle Jeddy, age 12

Rowdy

by Rachel Pepper, age 16

Breathe Again

by Madison Carter, age 15

The Darkest of Depths: A Novel Excerpt

by Daniel, age 13

A Bridge of a Sun

by Samantha, age 13

Circle of Life

by Mohamed Elshaarawy, age 13

River’s Tale

by Kaia, age 14

Recounts from the Life of Hector

by Jiayang Jin, age 12

Gold

by Marissa M., age 12

Ashes of America

by SKR, age 13

Only One Wearing Black

by Mirielle Skolnick, age 13

Only Two

by Elliott Levine, age 13

Inquisition

by Henry Rosser, age 15

Star Stealers

by Jamie Wong, age 17

The Smart Oinker

by Tyler D., age 13

Fort Sphere Woods

by Alba Medina, age 13

Bonnie Ventura

by Mia C., age 14

Fear

by Nora Youngelson, age 13

Houses on May 28th

by Reagan Prior, age 16

Cigarette Story

by Ruby Sheehan, age 12

Milo

by Samuel Weisgerber, age 12

Clinophobia: Fear of Sleep

by Estee Seidler, age 13

Spilled Milk (Part One)

by Jude Archer, age 12

World War C (Part One)

by Charlie Coun, age 12

The Bomb

by Lennon Zych, age 13

The Stone of Shadows

by Jesse Dickersin, age 15

The Adventures of Melon

by Adam Dubrov, age 14

An Old Friend

by Helen, age 15

Blood Stains

by Iskander Khan, age 12

Commute

by Eliza K.O. Knapp, age 13

Geneta-landia (Part Two)

by JPS, age 13

Geneta-landia (Part One)

by JPS, age 13

A Town with Nowhere to Cry

by Mariana Sodi, age 12

Garrett Tropical

by Milo Elie, age 12

Art is Dead

by Shrey Sahgal, age 14

The Heroic Person Who Survived a Plane Falling on Him

by Samuel Sklar, age 14

Green Grass

by Anonymous, age 12

The Golden Book

by Olivia Lipman, age 12

Bewitched

by Ester Luna, age 14

Frozen

by Raul A.M. Gutierrez, age 12

Please Stand By (Part One)

by Avery H., age 12

The True Tale (Part One)

by Eleanor Marks, age 13

A Study in Self Titled (Part One)

by Valerie Mandl, age 14

Island: Horror

by Solana, age 13

Channel Flipping

by Solana, age 13

Not So Perfect

by Dahlia Roe, age 12

Monday Is

by Hannah S., age 12

The Tall Grasses Return

by Avery H., age 12

The Assassin

by Kirby Oppenheimer, age 12

The Library Dweller

by Lennon Zych, age 12

The Journey

by Lara Berliner, age 12

Ants

by Jacqueline Lydon, age 16

The Bomb

Emily Yourman

Punny

Hilary Malamud

The True Horrors of Online Dating

Conway Zhou

House Arrest

Robin Manansala

A Sky Full of Mediocrity

Angela Wu

The Raven in the Window

Andrew Berzolla

The Box Sat Unopened on the Table

Lucien Beber-Turkel

Lucky

Harrison Konopka

Zom-Be Happy

Lina Sanchez

Beautiful Spirit

Lauren Maitland

On a First Date

Nate Ellis

Over the Edge

Ruby Bouhassira

The Sourcery

Julian Miles

Dead on the Floor

Nadav Oren

A Sketch of a Morning Walk in Late Summer

Dalia Roshal

Uncontrolled Control

Richard Kam

Apocalypse

Andrew Yuen

A New Understanding

Sayo Kapila

Cream Puffs

Grace Davis

Lockdown

Julia Robinson

Dishonored

Andrew Villardi

Ghost Girl, Chapter 1

Amelia Milza

Spider Story

Kika Kovaleski

Thomas

Anna Mueller

The Pull

Jamie Barnett

The Master of Water

Riik Acharya

The Adventures of A Bird, Cat & Dog

Alani Ouk

The Nightmare After My 16th Birthday

Rhea Farrior

A New Perspective

Claire Bushell

The Magical Place

Taylor Swelstad

Imaginationland

Noah Goodman

The Silver Seraph

Elias Stein

The Phoenix’s Death

Lia Larsen

The Great Anglo-Viking War of 987

Joshua Stern

Survivor

Alex Canty

Growing Pains

Liz Makoff

The Wizard (Part One: The Mage)

Nicolas Lipman

Erik’s Curse

Hershel Graubard

A Matter of Time

Julia Stern

My Movie is as Red as the Devil

Maddie K.

The Girl in the Portrait (Excerpt)

Aya

A New Beginning

Brian

Day by Day

Benjamin Goodman

Chess

Michael

The Boy and the Dog

Ethan White

Vanished

Olivia Shih

Shells

Claire Yu

Birthday Surprise

Lucia S.

Blackbird

Jaqueline Hutchins

Graceleaf

Sara Miller

A Lost Teen (Chapter 9)

Kealia

Ilse in America

Hannah Quigley

The Future in Blood (Excerpt)

Zeke Morse

The Beautiful Observer

Elissa Esher

Xanthous

Quinn Lowe

I Hate My Life!

Isabella Brady

San Francisco Collective

Anonymous

Villainous: Start from Zer0

DJ

Have You Seen This Girl?

Gabriela Venegas-Ramirez

Basketball

Andrew Berzolla

Cry Stone Tears

Grace Yu

The Last One’s Plague

Aadith Ratish

Songs From a Caged Bird

Karenna W.

Isolated From Home

By Samuel Jiang, age 12

Felix

By Alissa Simon, age 13

Cross-Country Menace

By Olive, age 12

Cracks

By Willa DuBois, age 14

The Sea World Debate

By Melia Moore, age 12

World Class Heroes (Exerpt)

By Anonymous

Solitary

By Anna Lane, age 12

Wish I Was Yours

By Mariema Tall, age 12

Mind

By Jemma Clarke, age 13

Broken Wings Way

By Sophia Soloway, age 14

The Show Must Go On

By Lexie W., age 12

My Brother’s Shadow

By Sofia Lesnewski, age 15

Netherlandia (Excerpt)

By Noah Hoyle, age 13

The Night Manager

By Julia A. Logiodice, age 14

Summer of 2000

By Brooklyn Salaam, age 13

Ansel

By Kait Kan, age 14

Snowglobe

By Kaley Mamo, age 16

Theft

By Katherine Lin, age 12

Masara Gets Bullied

By Brook Brownstein, age 12

Hacking into NASA

By Active, age 12

When the Clocks Stop (Excerpt)

By Jackie Weymouth, age 15

White Gown

By Isabella Ferreira, age 13

The Cruise Ship Catastrophe

By Anonymous

Trich

By Anonymous

Umber (Excerpt)

By Jackie Thacher, age 13

A D-i-s-s-i-p-a-t-i-n-g Sting

By Gabriel Feldman, age 14

Save Me For I Am Amazing

By Margaret Hankins, age 12

Numb Until Now

By Jemma Clarke, age 13

Non-Existence

By Claudia Jo, age 13

Filters

By Yainie Gallego, age 14

kek’d (Excerpt)

By Lucas Munk Galarza, age 14

Kanye West

By Arun Rau, age 13

The Writing on the Altar

By Luka Rodriguez, age 12

Letters

By Sofia Lesnewski, age 15

Immortality

By Max Zheng, age 15

The Girl With No Name

By J.P. McGovern, age 13

Inside

By Sierra Blanco, age 12

A Lesson Learned

By Anonymous

R(un)ning Away

By Antonina Schlussman, age 13

Rosadel Infinitum, 71

By Sierra Blanco, age 12

Arilla and Endar

By Lauren, age 16

Freedom

By Antonina Schlussman, age 13

One Year Later

By Katyakan, age 14

The Legendary Magician

By Nicco T. Chin, age 15

Brighter

By Hannah Frank, age 12

The Paradox

By Sam Jiang, age 12

The grass grew slowly here

By E. C. Brown, age 17

Short Story Part 2

By Ryan Bird, age 12

Supernovas

By Kaley Mamo, age 15

Touches from heaven

By Jenny Fleck, age 13

The Last Time it Rained

By Yainie Gallego, age 13

China Doll

By Gabi K, age 13

Time machine

By David Liu, age 13

Someday the Sky Will Fall

By Ellie Rostan, age 13

Penny Lane

By Amanda Cronin, age 16

You’ll Walk Into A Bar

by Naomi Steinglass, age 14

Wishful Thinking

by Annabelle O'Reilly, age 15

Yaha

by Giuliana Stein, age 13

Two Excerpts from Leo and the Lima Bean

by May Bainbridge, age 13

There’s No Rain in Winter

by charkitty5, age 12

The Story of Scaricia

by Jerry, age 13

The Last Moments of a Noble Man

by Julien Verdeaux-Gonzalez, age 15

The Inner Souls of Fog Bank

by Ella Beyer, age 12

The Fight for Life and School

by Corinna, age 13

The Detective, Jack, and the Grand Central Bombing Attack

by Kitt Urdang, age 14

Thawing Time

by James Bowers, age 12

Successful Failure

by Isabel D, age 13

Sleepless

by Nia Brown and Kyle Hawley

Rebecca GF 8/11

by Rebecca Godsil-Freeman, age 13

Ready to Go

by Caroline Vanderlee, age 16

Raymond

by Timothy Borowiec, age 13

Patrick Star and Spongebob

by Remy Cardarelli, age 13

Newly Independent

by Aidan McCaul, age 15

Needle In A Haystack

by Andrew Yuen, age 12

Modern Life

by Maia Swamy, age 12

Mirage

by Phoebe Rosenblum, age 14

Minds of Empty – Chapter One

by Wells, age 14

Lost Star

by Kelsey Corwen, age 13

Life, Death, and Rebirth (excerpt)

by Ira, age 14

Keys

by Sofie Gavin-Melamed, age 12

James Potter II and the Lake of Dreams

by David Liu, age 13

It Was An Odd Beast

by Coco Ogden, age 14

Indigo Snow

by Madelyn Shapiro, age 13

Harry, the Guy who Took Being Ironic into an (Ironic) Art Form

by Finn, age 12

Dogtags

by Mackenzie Tatananni, age 14

Dian’s Misadventures

by Annabel, age 12

Dave Is Just a Small Town Boy Living in a Lonely World

by Aidan Healy, age 12

Cucumber Gardens

by Zoe Nelms, age 14

Commencement

by Aidan McCaul, age 15

Cookie Cutters and Green Aliens

by Orla Collins, age 12

All Right

by Isabella, age 15

An Excerpt from an Untitled Novel

by Natalia Duane, age 15

Alone

by Maya Song Bradley, age 12

All Kinds of Wonderful

by Susannah Epstein-Boley, age 15

A Princely Price

by Megan Meyerson, age 13

A Cat in the Chamomile

by Lily Taggart, age 13

Josh

by Ella, age 14

Forever

by Olivia, age 14

Simple

by Duffles Andrade, age 14

The Written Sea

by Caelan, age 15

The Hospital

by Paula Fernandez Musso, age 13

Letters to the Living

by Edith Liben, age 13

A Meaningful Magical Mystery

by Akshay Singh, age 13

My Camp Love

by Zoe Dickerson, age 12

BROKEN CITIES FINAL PIECE

by Celia Bernhardt, age 15

Hard Working Hopeful: The Trouble Begins

by Ben Levin, age 12

The Tree

by Lauren Chineme, age 12

HER

by Camylle Saxon, age 12

Prologue of the Hunters

by Olivia Sessums, age 12

Kate at the Lake

by Eliza W, age 12

Yelp Review

by Caelan Campbell, age 15

Excerpt: CONTROL

by Lucy Levenson, age 12

Shadow

by Sylvie T. Koenigsberg, age 13

Murder at the Campground

by Dagny Fisher, age 13

Excerpt: Wings of Darkness

by Izzy Sharp, age 13

An Exclusive Paradise

by Lily Seltz, age 12

Necropolis

by Addie R. Crosby, age 13

Hanging By A Thread (first four chapters)

by Emory Ibrahim, age 12

The Party

by Toby Pannone, age 12

The Neighborhood Cadaver

by Malahni Banta, age 17

Vanilla Sugar

by Maya Mitrasinovic, age 15

The Wordwielder

by John Craig, age 17

The Surreptitious Spy

by Lucy Brenner, age 12

ABJ

by Marney Harris, age 14

Pockets

by Anna Yamazaki, age 13

Assassin’s Greed

by Renata Bourin,age 13

Till The End

by Koray Swonder, age 12

Twisted

by Yainie Gallego, age 12

Ghost

by Sarah Weber, age 13

That Something I Thought Was Worthy

by Genesis Bussey, age 13

Especially Not You

by Celia Goodman, age 14

Andrea Perspective

by Phoebe Saunders, age 12

Muddy Eyes

by Kaley Mamo, age 15

Home Is Where The Family Is

by Serena Perl, age 12

Problems=Anger=Change

by Max Perlman, age 12

The Journey (Excerpt)

by Max Kahn, age 12

Tree of Life

by Phoebe Rosenblum, age 14

A Short Story

by Ashley Ware, age 13

That Divorce Story

by Grace Novarr, age 12

Us Against The World: Prologue

by Benny Forstadt, age 14

Star Crossed

by Callie Zola, age 14

Voice of Reason, Spirit of Adventure

by Julia Logiodice

The Madhouse

by Mollie Smith, age 12

Ayla

by Adele Carcano, age 13

Practice Makes Perfect

by Sophie Nadel, age 14

The Martians are Coming, The Martians are Coming

by Amrit Aggarwal, age 13

Green Eyes and Gasoline

by Sophia Soloway, age 14

Bubble Tea

by Jaeyon Yeo, age 13

Cows

by Vivian Parry, age 14

Doll House

by Ellery Grimm age 13

Future

by Sami Gold, age 12

My Life As A Senior

by Emily Chan, age 17

One Wish

by Lily Vance, age 13

Silent World

by Anna Wichmann, age 14

You’ll Walk into a Bar

by Naomi Steinglass, age 14

The Adventures of Stupid

by Otis McDonald, age 12

The Story of a Family

by Deniz Ertem, age 14

Satires: A Collection of Current-Event Satires

by Johnathan Stimpson, age 16

Dev

by Benah Stiewing, age 17

The Afterlife

by Amelia Bisaccia, age 15

Zeroed Out

by Stina Trollbäck, age 14

Campetition

by Riik Acharya

Star Bright

by Anna McNulty

Peaches

by Nia Vignola

The Subway

Anonymous

A Wonderful Happening

by Sophia Andrade

Insecure Insecurities

by Ruby Bouhassira

A Glowing Smile

by Ahna Pultinas

Smudge of Me

by Angelika Moncher

This Is Where I Belong, In The Waves

by Zoe Anderson

Soot

by Selin Kubali

Animal Wedding

by Joshua vanBiema

Up In The Air

by Phoebe Rosenblum

An Address to Remember

by Andy Hartman

Hidden Worlds

by Emma Venarde

Selfish Security

by Kyle Lundberg

The Broken Chain

by Riley Young

The Creature of Bassnovia

by Sophia Andrad

American Food in France

by Lila Doliner

Raven

Dancin Feldman

Crescent That Will Definitely Not Fail

by Lydia Schultz

The Preparations

by Phebe McManamon

Lonely Brooklyn Nights

by Omar

The Girl With The Map Face

by Nikita Bleyer

Missing Mae

by Eliza Rubin

What Doesn’t Kill U Can Only Make U Stronger

by Chris Collins 

Don’t Get Caught in The Ring

By David Donaldson

The Genius

By Riley Young

Oasis for Lost Souls

by Kaley Mamo

The Choice

Elena Lohsen

The Makeup Mysteries

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