Animals, Animals, Animals Book Festival
“The Christmas Berry” was the winner in the wild card category and “Beatrice Pigeon Goes to Mexico” was the runner up in the Birds category for the 2015 Animals, Animals, Animals, Book Festival
Hollywood Book Festival
“Beatrice Pigeon Goes to Mexico” receives an honorable mention at the Hollywood Book Festival!
Alberta Publishing Awards
Lisa Young’s children’s book, “Beatrice Pigeon Goes to Mexico”, was recently honored as one of the top four children’s publishing books in Alberta. Lisa’s book was nominated for the best “Children’s & Young Adult Book Award” with the Book Publishers Association of Alberta. She was invited to attend the 2011 Gala for the Alberta Book Awards last night. It was held at the Calgary Zoo in the Safari Lodge. The “best of the best” publishers and writers attended the gala and Lisa attended as one of the bright and shining new authors in Alberta.
This celebration honours excellence in Alberta’s publishing and writing communities. Their hope is that this recognition will make readers more aware of the quality and range of books written and published in this province.
Lisa’s own “Beatrice” was nominated and chosen in the top four children’s book from over 270 submissions overall. This is Lisa’s third book for children.
Paris Book Festival
“Scamper” won the award for Best Children’s Book at the Paris Book Festival!! Congratulations Lisa.
New York Book Festival
“Beatrice Pigeon Goes to Mexico” receives an honourable mention at the New York Book Festival!