Middle School student Sophia Pham was named runner-up for the 13- to 15-year-old age group in the nationwide One Teen Story Teen Writing Contest. Sophia was selected for her story "Uncaged." Being selected as runner-up in this age group is an enormous compliment to Sophia's writing skills. In total, they received over 400 entries and narrowed them down to one winner and one runner-up for each age group.
One Story is a nonprofit literary publisher committed to supporting the art form of the short story and the authors who write them. In 2012, One Story launched One Teen Story, a sister publication for readers of young adult literature. One Teen Story engages the next generation by publishing the work of today’s best teen writers ages 13 to 19.