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Bensonhurst Students Showcase Their First Published Works in Ditmas Park Bookstore

The shelves of a Ditmas Park bookstore are temporarily stocked with the works of some talented local Bensonhurst students.

From Brooklyn Paper:

The shelves of a Ditmas Park bookstore are temporarily stocked with the works of some talented local Bensonhurst students.

Almost 90 young writers from the Leaders High School, a public school focused on project-based learning, entered a writing contest by Taylor & Co. Books as part of a school project. Each entrant wrote a collection of brief vignettes or personal accounts similar to Sandra Cisneros’ famous novel “The House on Mango Street,” which chronicles a year in the life of a 12-year-old girl in Chicago. 

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