was one of my favorite books of 2010, and that was the case well before she and I figured out that we live minutes from each other and became friends. The Handbook has been widely praised (Publishers Weekly called it one of the top ten debuts of 2010) and was just selected as a Target Emerging Author selection for this summer.
And? Michele just signed a two-book deal with Simon & Schuster, so there is more goodness to come.
The Handbook for Lightning Strike Survivors will be out in paperback April 5th, and this is your one and only chance to win it before you can buy it."
Three lucky winners will win:
- A signed paperback edition of The Handbook for Lightning Strike Survivors
- A Skype or phone-in visit with you or your book club
- Leave a comment on The Book Lady's blog. www.thebookladysblog.com
- Tweet “I entered the @bookladysblog HANDBOOK FOR LIGHTING STRIKE SURVIVORS giveaway! http://su.pr/AFrHui”
Do one, get one entry. Do both, get two. It’s that easy. The giveaway closes at midnight this Friday, March 25th, and winners will have the book in their hot little hands before it is available in stores.
*Pictured above: Susan Gregg Gilmore, author of The Improper Life of Bezellia Grove and Looking for Salvation at the Dairy Queen, and Rebecca Joines Schinsky, The one-and-only Book Lady. She's always throwing her panties around (see her blog), and I got to be her roomie at VA Festival of the Book!