Nationwide, over 56,000 students entered the 2007 Letters About Literature contest.
There were 1,921 entries from students in Iowa.
768 from students in grades 4 through 6
769 from students in grades 7 and 8
384 from students in grades 9 through 12
The Letters About Literature national office read all 56,000 entries and returned semifinalist letters to each state. In Iowa there were 47 semifinalists at Level I, 40 at Level II, and 34 at Level III.
These letters have been added to the Web site as submitted by the
student, except we have included only the
school and/or town instead of the complete return