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Letters About Literature 2015

Results from Utah’s 2015 Letters About Literature

Level 1 (Grades 4, 5, and 6)

First Place
Mary Bocock
Mary wrote a letter to R.J. Palacio about his book Wonder.
Read Mary’s Letter (pdf)
Second Place
April Bennett
April wrote a letter to Margaret Peterson Haddix about her series The Missing.
Read April’s Letter (pdf)
Third Place
Jenna Villar
Jenna wrote a letter to R.J. Palacio about his book Wonder.
Read Jenna’s Letter (pdf)

Level 2 (Grades 7 and 8)

First Place
Julane Machado
Julane wrote a letter to Lewis Carroll about his book Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.
Read Julane’s Letter (pdf)
Second Place
Maya Johnson
Maya wrote a letter to Tom Stoppard about his play Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead.
Read Maya’s Letter (pdf)
Third Place
Caitlin Bilanzich
Caitlin wrote a letter to Stephen Chbosky about his book The Perks of Being a Wallflower.
Read Caitlin’s Letter (pdf)

Level 3 (Grades 9, 10, 11, and 12)

First Place
Madeleine Andersen
Madeleine wrote a letter to David Foster Wallace about his commencement speech “This is Water.”
Read Madeleine’s Letter (pdf)
Second Place
Name withheld upon request
Third Place
Emma Benson
Emma wrote a letter to Rick Riordan about his series Percy Jackson and The Heroes of Olympus.
Read Emma’s Letter (pdf)