Emily Murdoch is the the debut author of If You Find Me. The novel tells the story of Carey Blackburn, a teenaged girl who has spent most of her life hidden away in the woods, living with her drug-addicted, mentally-ill mother and her little sister. When their mother abandons the girls for good, Carey’s father rescues them and brings the two to live with him and his family.
Inspired by Emily’s heartfelt post about recovering from anorexia, we challenged you to write about a time you overcame a challenge. You wrote exhilarating stories and we are now pleased to announce the winners!
Check out the winners below and be sure to congratulate your fellow Figs!