The Kiss Short-Story Contest — We Have a Winner!

Witch & Wizard: The Kiss by James PattersonNo one thought they were right for each other . . .

Wisty has fallen for the devilishly handsome Heath. Hard. Whit isn’t as charmed by his sister’s new beau. Heath used to be a member of the New Order Youth—and the siblings’ sworn enemy. Suddenly a boy is coming between them

Inspired by The Kiss, the fourth book in James Patterson’s bestselling Witch & Wizard series, we challenged you to a write a story about a relationship that no one approves of. We had more than 1000 entries. James Patterson’s publisher, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers read the top 200 most-hearted. And today we are thrilled to announce the winner!

Check out the winning entry below and be sure to congratulate your fellow Fig!


Congratulations, Alexis! You will receive a 16GB iPad mini, loaded with a full collection of James Patterson’s teen books (four Witch & Wizard books, eight Maximum Ride books, and the first in his new series, Confessions of a Murder Suspect), as well as $500 cash. Plus, your story will be featured on James Patterson’s young-adult website and get a personal Facebook shout-out from James himself!

We’ll make an announcement on Figment when you can read Alexis’s story on James Patterson’s website.

And thanks to everyone who participated!

3 thoughts on “The Kiss Short-Story Contest — We Have a Winner!

  1. WOOHOO! Congrats Alexis! How exciting!

    I’ll have to read your winning entry =0)

    My you be blessed in all your ways~~~


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