Mar 21, 2012
HUNTRESS is a Lambda Finalist!
Yesterday the Lambda Literary Award Finalists were announced, and I was so happy to learn that Huntress is a finalist in the LGBT Children’s/Young Adult category! The Lambda Awards, now in their twenty-fourth year, celebrate achievement in lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender writing. The winners will be announced on June 4th, 2012.
Here are all the nominees in the LGBT Children’s/YA category:
Gemini Bites, by Patrick Ryan, Scholastic
Huntress, by Malinda Lo, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
I am J, by Cris Beam, Little, Brown Books for Children
PINK, by Lili Wilkinson, HarperCollins
Putting Makeup on the Fat Boy, by Bil Wright, Simon & Schuster
Congratulations to my fellow YA authors and to all the finalists! It’s such an honor to be recognized by the LGBT literary community. Check out all the finalists here.