by Lily Resnick
“Odessa Vane. Pleased to meet you.” Her Etiquette teacher had never taught her how to greet a fairy, but it seemed like she was doing it right. The two shook hands, and smiled. As the two shook hands, Odessa could feel the throbbing in her head fade away. She looked at Lumina with wonder in her eyes.
by Lily Resnick
by Maia Bester
That’s why I approached her near the big red wall. She was allowing boys to throw paintballs at her. Talk about crazy! I ducked just in time as a red balloon went flying right over my head, and approached Roselle with every bit of confidence I had.
by Srijani Chakraborty
They sat down to ate hot soup and cake for dinner. Then, they all went to sleep except for Jake. Instead, he stayed up all night to read the guidebook that Rose gave them. In the morning, they ate macaroni and cheese, and drank milk. All of a sudden the ground started to rumble. BOOM! They fell through something hollow and deep. They were in a pit!
by Thalia Eyles
A boy named Simon sits at the desk next to mine; holding a book at the end of his outstretched arms. I glance at his face, noticing the freckles that tattoo his pale face like stars. I like to imagine them as constellations in the night sky, and his eyes as moons letting light into an otherwise dark world.
There were 17 cats living in Larry’s basement. He was living in an apartment and the apartment owner was named Bob. Bob didn’t allow animals in the apartment. Bob had a beard. And later on, the cats escaped and played with his beard.
can’t believe I ended up here, on a bus, taking me to a camp I never even wanted to come to. Another small thing happens, and suddenly, my whole summer is moved around. I’m supposed to be in Africa. Long story, but I guess we have time.
by Selene Ashwood
He quickly widened his eyes and stood up, scraping his shirt on the bark. He ran towards the bushes, which led him to the entrance of a forest, a forest that had been done to death. The ground was covered in rotting apples. The trees had no green or life left in them. Gabe felt like something or someone else had been done to death in this forest.
Nick came with his invisibility cloak. He then saw what he first task would be. Dragons. He went back up to the castle to find Sirius there. He was about to tell Nick how to get past the dragons when he heard footsteps and dissipated.
by Cayla Joftus
Michael looked at the space where the library used to be. He had watched all day yesterday when they tore it down and hammered a sign in the front of the building saying: Property Of The Association. Michael had watched as they tore down the library. He watched them tear down his home.