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Letters About Literature 2016

Results from Utah’s 2016 Letters About Literature

Level 1 (Grades 4, 5, and 6)

First Place
Matthew Ludlow
Matthew wrote a letter to John Flanagan about his series The Rangers Apprentice.
Read Matthew’s Letter (pdf)
Second Place
Khai Lockwood
Khai wrote a letter to Rick Riordan about his series Percy Jackson & the Olympians.
Read Khai’s Letter (pdf)
Third Place
McKaylee Smith
McKaylee wrote a letter to Lynda Mullaly Hunt about her book Fish in a Tree.
Read McKaylee’s Letter (pdf)

Level 2 (Grades 7 and 8)

First Place
Savannah McDaniel
Savannah wrote a letter to Wendelin Van Draanen about her book The Running Dream.
Read Savannah’s Letter (pdf)
Second Place
Sam Nelson
Sam wrote a letter to Jean Craighead George about her book My Side of the Mountain.
Read Sam’s Letter (pdf)
Third Place
Jack Israelsen
Jack wrote a letter to Don Wulffson about his book Soldier X.
Read Jack’s Letter (pdf)

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

First Place
Jamie Christensen
Jamie wrote a letter to Edwin Arlington Robinson about his poem Richard Cory.
Read Jamie’s Letter (pdf)
Second Place
Maya Johnson
Maya wrote a letter to Neal Shusterman about his book Challenger Deep.
Read Maya’s Letter (pdf)
Third Place
Parker Pingel
Parker wrote a letter to Khaled Hosseini about his book A Thousand Splendid Suns.
Read Parker’s Letter (pdf)