Richland Library Reveals Kids in Print 2019 Contributors

Columbia, SC- Showcasing the talents of young people across the Midlands, Richland Library prepares for the upcoming release of the annual literary magazine, Kids in Print 2019. This year's publication marks the 24th edition.

Children and teens, ages six to 18, have shared their poetry, stories, short plays, essays, drawings and photographs with the library. Our staff received hundreds of submissions and selected more than 50 contributors.

Here is a complete list of the featured young authors and artists:

Arrows Academy - Wyatt Butcher & Cailyn Hileman

Blythewood High School - Kamryn Jenkins

Brockman Elementary School - Lydea Broughton

Crayton Middle School - Alice Dunlap

Cutler Jewish Day School - Adena Weinkle

Dent Middle School - Calvin Stevick-Brown & Clare Venn

Dutch Fork High School - Lauren Chen & Kai Williams

Dutch Fork Middle School - Kaylee Chen

Forest Lake Elementary School - Nathan Mirosavich

Green Charter School of the Midlands - Shekina Arroyo

Harbison West Elementary School - Taliah Simmons

Homeschool - Jonathan Allen, Caleb Geisbert, Anna Hedges, Ella Hedges, Jubilee McBrayer-Donath, Brant Miller, Jesse Morgan, Danka Ndubuisi, Izajasz Ndubuisi, Milka Ndubuisi, Slawka Ndubuisi, Ariah Robertson, Rosemarie Sbardella & Linus Skinner

Lake Carolina Elementary School - Kelsey Anderson, Jasmine Emokpae, Laniya Hargrove & Hazel Turner

Montessori School of Columbia - Zoya Biliovsky, Elizabeth Clarkson, Lucy Kisner-Drennan, Cullen Maas & Zola Weinberg

Pleasant Hill Middle School - Jacob Peterson-Griffin

Pontiac Elementary School - Elle Lockard

Richland Northeast High School - Lucia Brown

Rosewood Elementary School - Evan Livengood, Audrey Stuart & Sophie Wachtel

Round Top Elementary School - Addison David

Sandhills School - Grayson Evans, Lucas Richardson & John Sawicki

Satchel Ford Elementary School - Isla Johansson

Spring Hill High School - Garrett Lewis

W. G. Sanders Middle School - Sadee Broughton

Richland Library is celebrating the work of these young contributors during a reception on Saturday, May 11. Details are forthcoming online at

For questions, please contact Emily Stoll at 803-587-3637 or email

About Richland Library
Awarded the National Medal in 2017 by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Richland Library is a vibrant, contemporary organization that provides resources and information that advance the Midlands. Offering state-of-the-art technology, a variety of literary and cultural programs and 12 bustling facilities located throughout the county, Richland Library provides a truly customizable, modern library experience for residents and visitors alike.

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