(This is a scheduled blog post as I won’t have access to post when the news is announced so hopefully those links will have up to date info)
To add to the pleasure for the publisher, fellow O’Brien Press author Kim Hood has also been shortlisted for the YA equivalent. Here is one small Irish publisher punching WAY above its weight 🙂 (not to mention that we also have the same agent, and she is badass)
How am I feeling now? Absolutely delighted – and vindicated, at last. I always said I’d fight for that book, but turns out the book seems to fight for itself pretty well.