As our inaugural International Chick Lit Month ends, we’d like to thank all those who took part.
To all the brilliant authors who shared their stories and advice: Amanda Addison; Madhuri Banerjee; Shirley Benton; Gemma Burgess; Katherine Center; Julie Cohen; Victoria Connelly; Claire Cook; Megan Crane; Lotte Daley; Christine Darcas; Lucy Diamond; Miranda Dickinson; Victoria Fox; Emily Giffin; Jane Green; Linda Green; Janet Gover; Naina Gupta; Adena Halpern; Kate Harrison; Lucie Hart; Melissa Hill; Michelle Holman; Molly Hopkins; Humfrey Hunter; Sarah Jio; Milly Johnson; Cindy Jones; Sarah Kate-Lynch; Lindsey Kelk; Cathy Kelly; Beth Kendrick; Dorothy Koomson; Cavanaugh Lee; Shari Low; Chrissie Manby; Susan McBride; Ali McNamara; Holly McQueen; Sue Moorcroft; Clodagh Murphy; Sheila O’Flanagan; Sophie Page; Liza Palmer; Adele Parks; Sarah Pekkanen; Martina Reilly; Kristina Riggle; Talli Roland; Melanie Rose; Ruth Saberton; Annie Sanders; Niamh Shaw; Keris Stainton; Stephanie Stiles; Allie Spencer; Paige Toon; Laurie Viera Rigler; Sasha Wagstaff.
To those generous publishers and authors who offered their books as prizes: HarperCollins; Headline; Prospera; Random House; Sphere; Simon & Schuster; Transworld. Gemma Burgess; Claire Cook; Lucie Hart; Sibel Hodge; Sarah Jio; Charlie Kramer; Sophie Page; Sarah Pekkanen;Talli Roland; Misa Rush; Laurie Viera Rigler; Niamh Shaw; Wendy Wax.
To the dedicated authors, bloggers and librarians who helped promote the month: including BookMinx; Cesca Martin; Chick Lit Central; ChickLitPlus; ChickLit Writers; GoodReads; Sibel Hodge; Lip Gloss and Literature; Literary Marie’s Precision Reviews; Novel Escapes; The Musings of Ondo Lady; Helen Redfern; Trashionista; Writer’s Corner. (Toronto Public Library display pictured.)
To the book reviewers from Chicklit Club and Novelicious: Anna Bell; Shirley Benton-Bailey; Leah Eggleston Krygowski; Kirsty Greenwood; Cathy Herbert; Xiu Ting Low; Annmarie Ottman; Stephanie Pegler; Amy Ridley; Kira Slaughter; Angela Smith; Alexandria Vail.
And of course thanks to everyone in the chick lit community who took the time to visit the site and share their comments.