Another contest for you!
I won The Star-Popular Readers’ Choice contest! Officially Honk! If You’re Malaysian is the most popular non-fiction local book as voted by The Star readers. I’d like to dedicate this win to my readers and fellow Malaysians, especially to those who took the trouble to send in their votes.
Congratulations to all the winners. The top prize carries a cash award of RM1,000 and a plaque while the second and third place winners won RM300 each and a certificate of recognition.
1. Adibah Amin’s This End of the Rainbow
2. Kam Raslan’s Confessions of an Old Boy
3. Lim May Zhee’s Sweetheart from Hell
1. Lydia Teh’s Honk! If You’re Malaysian
2. Adibah Amin’s As I was Passing (Adibah scored a double win!)
3. Amir Muhammad’s Malaysian Politicians Say the Darndest Things
To thank my readers who have made this win possible, here’s a contest which anyone in Malaysia can enter by posting in the comment box below. Only one entry per person please. Winners will be selected by random draw.
1st prize : RM50 Popular book vouchers
2nd prize : RM30 Popular book vouchers
3rd prize : RM20 Popular book vouchers
I had wanted to organize this contest at the start of the Readers’ Choice Awards campaign but didn’t want to be accused of ‘bribing’ my readers. Now that the results are out and I’ve won the the top prize, I can do so with a clear conscience.
Closing date : Friday, 6 June 2008
P/S : If you’d like your friends to have a shot at winning this contest, please spread the word in your blogs. Thanks.