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Audrey Zhang in the running for Google homepage doodle contest

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael F. Stokes Elementary School in Levittown, depicts kids playing in the house for a Kidsday story. Audrey has been an artist for Newsday's Kidsday section for the past two years. Photo Credit: Kidsday / Audrey Zhang

Using colored pencils and markers, 10-year-old Audrey Zhang spent hours after school for two weeks creating her idea of paradise -- a forest filled with mythical creatures.

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael
Photo Credit: Brittany Wait

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael F. Stokes Elementary School in Levittown, was selected one of 50 state finalists in the 6th annual Doodle 4 Google competition, a national art competition open to K-12 students across the United States to redesign the Google logo. Online voting for the national winner is open until May 10. (May 1, 2013)

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael
Photo Credit: Brittany Wait

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael F. Stokes Elementary School in Levittown, was selected one of 50 state finalists in the 6th annual Doodle 4 Google competition, a national art competition open to K-12 students across the United States to redesign the Google logo. This is her artwork. (May 1, 2013)

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael
Photo Credit: Kidsday / Audrey Zhang

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael F. Stokes Elementary School in Levittown, was selected one of 50 state finalists in the 6th annual Doodle 4 Google competition, a national art competition open to K-12 students across the United States to redesign the Google logo. This is her artwork, which she sketched at age 7. (May 1, 2013)

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael
Photo Credit: Audrey Zhang

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael F. Stokes Elementary School in Levittown, was selected one of 50 state finalists in the 6th annual Doodle 4 Google competition, a national art competition open to K-12 students across the United States to redesign the Google logo. This is her artwork for a Kidsday story. (May 1, 2013)

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael
Photo Credit: Kidsday / Audrey Zhang

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael F. Stokes Elementary School in Levittown, was selected one of 50 state finalists in the 6th annual Doodle 4 Google competition, a national art competition open to K-12 students across the United States to redesign the Google logo. This is her artwork for a Kidsday story. (May 1, 2013)

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael
Photo Credit: Audrey Zhang

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael F. Stokes Elementary School in Levittown, was selected one of 50 state finalists in the 6th annual Doodle 4 Google competition, a national art competition open to K-12 students across the United States to redesign the Google logo. This is her artwork for a Kidsday story. (May 1, 2013)

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael
Photo Credit: Newsday / Audrey Zhang

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael F. Stokes Elementary School in Levittown, was selected one of 50 state finalists in the 6th annual Doodle 4 Google competition, a national art competition open to K-12 students across the United States to redesign the Google logo. This is her artwork for a Kidsday story. (May 1, 2013)

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael
Photo Credit: Kidsday / Audrey Zhang

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael F. Stokes Elementary School in Levittown, depicts kids playing in the house for a Kidsday story. Audrey has been an artist for Newsday's Kidsday section for the past two years.

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael
Photo Credit: Kidsday / Audrey Zhang

Audrey Zhang, 10, a fourth grader at Michael F. Stokes Elementary School in Levittown, depicts children walking through the Parrish Art Museum on the East End for a Kidsday story. Audrey has been an artist for Newsday's Kidsday section for the past two years.

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