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“Frostbitten” by Rachel T, age 13

There have been so many stories about haunted houses that they have almost become cliche. If you want to...

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“A Journey to New Horizons” by Luca T, age 11

This excerpt, from our 2013 book “Undiscovered”, is exciting for two reasons. First, because of the fantastic creature invented...

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“Erravis” by Mira A, age 13

Sometimes writing can be used to capture the essence of a peaceful moment. It can make the reader feel...

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Young Post Book Review Competition

SCMP Young Post is running a book review competition open to all secondary school students in Hong Kong with...

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“Shifter Boy” by Dave Luk, age 9

Here’s an small section of a comic titled “Shifter Boy” by 9-year-old Dave Luk, published in our 2012 book...

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“Red Fur, White Fox” by Ryan Tang, age 11

Sometimes writing can be used to convey a powerful message. Here, Ryan Tang writes about climate change from the...

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“The Break-In!” by Tanya D, age 10

Poems don’t always have to be silly. They can be suspenseful or heartbreaking too. Here’s an excerpt from 10-year-old...

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Writers’ Crossing

Brought to you by ECP, Writers' Crossing offers resources, inspiration and a community for young writers. Browse this blog for creative writing prompts, exercises, and examples of student writing to spark your imagination, develop your writing skills, and fuel your writing dreams.