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Nellie Gray, a Year 7 student at Vincentia High School in NSW, is the winner of Text's 'How I Saved the World' writing competition.
Students were tasked with writing an imaginative story of up to 500 words about how they saved the world.
After weeks of reading and discussion we have whittled more than 250 entries to this year’s prize down to five:How to Be Happy by David BurtonMy Lips Are Sealed by Christina CainHeadland by Caitlin CrowleyThe Turners by Mick ElliottWhen the Sky Falls by Erin O'Brien
We’ll be accepting entries for the 2014 Text Prize for Young Adult and Children’s Writing from Monday 3 March until Friday 4 April.