Anaya Ellick and her parents.
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Girl born without hands wins US writing competition

A seven-year-old girl who was born without hands has won a national handwriting contest in the US.

Anaya Ellick from Virginia is in the first grade and beat 50 other children from around the country to be crowned winner.

Her mother Bianca says her daughter has "never complained".

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