Grim Reaper Writing Contest

In The Book Thief, Liesel's story is narrated by Death. Enter your best writing, from the point of view of death, in one of the following categories.

Best Short Fiction (7500 words or less)
Best Poetry
Best Parody
Best Entry for a Writer Under 18

$200 Grand Prize
Additional prizes for winners in each category

Entries due February 24

Send your entry to
Be sure to include a cover letter with your name, address, contact information and a brief biography. Winning entries to be displayed at Schlow Centre Region Library.

Sponsored by the Center for American
Literary Studies at Penn State