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Letters About Literature 2018

Results from Utah’s 2018 Letters About Literature

Level 1 (Grades 4, 5, and 6)

First place
Cami Carver, Bountiful
Letter to Brandon Mull about the Fablehaven series
Second Place

Renee Craddock, Salt Lake City
Letter to Alex Morgan about The Kicks Under Pressure
Third Place (tie)

Bethanne Matheson, Salt Lake City
Letter to John Bytheway about You’re Gonna Make it Through Junior High


Isaac Ahn, Holladay
Letter to Eleanor Coerr about Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes

Level 2 (Grades 7 and 8)

First Place

Aaron Wang, Salt Lake City
Letter to Kate DiCamillo about The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
Second Place

Pamela Worthen, Herriman
Letter to R.J. Palacio about Wonder
Third Place

Julene Cox, American Fork
Letter to Richard Adams about Watership Down

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

First Place

Sydni McAllister, Herriman
Letter to Sharon Draper about Out of My Mind
Second Place (tie)

Abigail Dewsnup, Herriman
Letter to Antoine de Saint-Exupery about The Little Prince


adalyn White, Herriman
Letter to Norman Vincent Peale about The Power of Positive Thinking
Third Place

Madilyn Mounteer, Riverton
Letter to Elie Wiesel about Night