If You Find Me Short-Story Contest: Winners!

If You Find Me by Emily MurdochCarey Blackburn has spent her childhood living with her mom and baby sister in the woods. Imagine: no hot water or electricity, definitely no internet. So when Carey and her sister are rescued by their dad and taken to live with his family, Carey goes through a bit of a culture shock. It’s hard to get used to her new life.

Inspired by Carey’s journey in If You Find Me, by Emily Murdoch, we challenged you to write a story about someone who feels like a fish out of water. You wrote and voted, and then Figment editors judged the top ten most-hearted entries. We’re pleased to announce the winners!

Check out the winning entries below and be sure to congratulate your fellow Figs!

Grand Prize Winner
Well done, Keayva! You will receive a signed copy of If You Find Me by Emily Murdoch, along with copies of Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell, The Chosen One by Carol Lynch Williams,This is Not a Test by Courtney Summers, and Born At Midnight by C.C. Hunter.


Good work, everyone! You will each receive a copy of If You Find Me by Emily Murdoch.

2 thoughts on “If You Find Me Short-Story Contest: Winners!

  1. Congratz all who won!
    This is my first time I’ve been a winner so I’m very honored to be mentioned among such amazing stories. Thank you all and fantastic competition!

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