Uploaded by chinelo on November 16, 2011
We're incredibly proud to announce that Tiny Sunbirds, Far Away by Christie Watson has just been shortlisted for the Costa First Novel Award.
According to their website, the Costa Book Awards are one of the UK's most prestigious and popular literary prizes. They recognise some of the most enjoyable books of the year by writers based in the UK and Ireland.
The award is given to the best novel, first novel, biography, poetry and children's books. Each winner in each category receives £5,000, and the overall Costa Book of the Year, gets another £30,000.
We wish Christie all the best of luck. Look for the Nigerian edition of Tiny Sunbirds, Far Away on book stands soon!