Winners Announced for the Rita Skeeter Writing Contest


Sep 12, 2011

Posted by John Admin

Last month, Leaky’s contests team launched the Rita Skeeter Writing Contest in which fans were given the opportunity to write as Rita Skeeter who was assigned to cover the wedding of Luna Lovegood to Rolf Scamander.

Some wonderful entries were received, and the seven winners have been picked! Click on their names below to read the winning entries.

First Place: AubNoelle
Second Place: Amy Staniszewski
Third Place: Kneazel Tamer

Honorable Mention: Auric
Honorable Mention: katandcon
Honorable Mention: LadyBlack
Honorable Mention: Hayley Whelan

The first place winner will receive a handcrafted wand and a copy of the book The Practitioners Guide to Wand Magic by William C. Wilson, both donated by Wizard Wood Wands, as well as 200 MyLeaky points. Congratulations to all who won!

29 Responses to Winners Announced for the Rita Skeeter Writing Contest

Avatar ImageKiwiBrian says: Congratulations to the winnersAvatar Imageharrypotter4258 says: These were funny! :DAvatar Imagekyrstalkris says: Congrats!Avatar Imagesilverkacy says: i'm on pottermore!Avatar Imagesilverkacy says: congrats to those who won!Avatar Imagegirlatty1 says: Congrats!Avatar Imagegirlatty1 says: Congrats!Avatar ImageMoonlitFox says: Congrats to the winners!Avatar Imagejasygrama says: Wonderful news - Congratulations! Avatar Imagepurplehogwarts says: Congrats to the winners! I wish Leaky would publish first place entry so we can all read it :)Avatar Imagepurplehogwarts says: Nevermind...found it. Lovely!Avatar ImagePotterAcumen says: Congratulations to all the winners! A job well done! I had written something but never got it in, or finished it for that matter. On another note, today I got my Pottermore email and I am now a proud Ravenclaw!Avatar ImageMaureen from Aus says: Congrats to all - I really loved Katandcon's entry; it made me laugh out loudAvatar ImageMoonlitFox says: Congrats to the winners!! :)Avatar ImageValeria-Johanna says: It's actually rather worrying how well so many of our authors can channel Tita Skeeter!Avatar ImageValeria-Johanna says: Oooops! I meant Rita Skeeter, of course. There doesn't seem to be any way of deleting these things once you've posted.Avatar ImageLivi22 says: Well done to everyone who took part!Avatar ImageFleur-de- Lily says: These were funny!Avatar Imagemoglet says: I've just spent a very enjoyable time reading the prizewinning entries and the honourable mentions. Great work everyone, my favourite was the one in second place, but it was a close thing.Avatar ImageLovesLaborLost says: Great stuff! Really excellent writing. Congrats to all!Avatar ImageWON_TWO says: Congrats! There is some funny stuff there! Avatar Imagewandmastercalum says: Congratz :)Avatar ImageLillylove says: Well done indeed! Congratulations to all! Thanks for bringing such a big smile to my day :)Avatar ImageGiant Squid says: These were awesome! Congrats!Avatar Imagewallflower1971 says: Congrats to all the winners!Avatar Imagesoccerjerseysus says: ImageMagicpixie says: Can't there be one on Harry+Ginny issue?Avatar Imagemolly43 says: I thought the Honorable Mention: katandcon was very funny and I liked it best. They were actually all funny. Congratulations to all!Avatar ImageRadiance says: Congrats everyone! My personal favorite was the second place winner, but they were all very funny and charming. (:

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