Monday, April 23, 2012

Signed, Hopelessly in Love Up for an Award in South Africa


My book for teens, Signed, Hopelessly in Love, has been shortlisted for the M.E.R. Prize for Best Youth Novel in South Africa. The awards ceremony will be in Cape Town on the 8th of June. Here's a link to the short lists for the awards.

Wish us (me and the book) luck!

9 comments:

Vanessa Gebbie said...

How wonderful! Loads of good luck, and have a good trip if you are going to the awards. x

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Lauri said...

Thanks, Vanessa. Yes, I'm going to the awards. It's handy because it is very near the time of the Cape Town Book Fair so now I can combine everything together which is lucky for me.

Sue Guiney said...

Ooh, ooh, ooh! Good luck!

Val said...

oooh BEST OF LUCK LAURI! holding thumbs for you

Tania Hershman said...

Yay, great news!!!

Lauri said...

Thanks everybody. This book is really doing very well, I'm quite pleased with it.

Selma said...

YEEEEHHAAAAAA. I knew it woukd happen. I'm really pleased for you!!

Lauri said...

Thanks Selma!