Echo Short-Story Contest Finalists

Alyson NoelInspired by Daire’s special skills in Alyson Noël’s new novel, Echo, we challenged you to write a story about someone who can communicate with the dead. You wrote and voted, and now we’re pleased to announce the top ten finalists we are sending to Alyson for judging!

Read through the stories below, and be sure to wish your fellow Figs luck!


You Said Together Forever by Katrina Summers

Stolen by the Sky by Grayson Lynn

Smile by Nikki Cee

Linger by Valkerie Thomas

Letting Go by Hannah Eareckson

Whisper by Kendra Marie

The Voices Told Me To by Ryann Ravenwood

All I Hear by Kristen Sy

Hunter by Madeline Runberg

White Noise Echoes by DJ Steinhour

Congratulations to all of the finalists!


One grand-prize winner with receive signed copies of Fated and Echo by Alyson Noël and a pair of Soul Seeker–inspired feather earrings.

Two runners-up will each receive copies of Fated and Echo.

7 thoughts on “Echo Short-Story Contest Finalists

  1. How come it says “Whisper” by Kendra Marie is a finalist twice? I would imagine that there’s another finalist, but who would that be?

  2. Today is my brithday and when I woke up and checked this out and saw that I was a finalist, I almost cried thank you everyone!

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