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Australian awards news
  A few months ago, Lockwood & Co.: The Screaming Staircase was longlisted for an Inky Award, a prize presented by the Centre for Youth Literature at the State Library of Victoria, Australia. This week, the shortlist was announced at the Melbourne Writer’s Festival and Lockwood has, thrillingly, made the list! . . . .

More boosts for Lockwood's ego!
  Our favourite ghost-hunter must be getting a big head by now; the reviews and awards are coming in thick and fast! . . . .





Lockwood arrives in the Netherlands!
   Jonathan is visiting the Netherlands next week for a three-day tour of the country, visiting schools and bookshops. The tour is set up by Boekhandel van Rossum, one of the best book shops in Amsterdam, in conjunction with Random House to celebrate . . .

The Whispering Skull UK tour
   The Whispering Skull publishes in the UK on 25th September and kick starts a month of touring by Jonathan, taking his ghost-hunting tips to the masses . . . .



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