Sylvia Van Driessche wins with her YA novel Liefdestips to myself the first Hebban Young Adult Clubprijs. They brought in this category, a large majority of the voices within: up 54.65% of the readers chose her book as a favorite.
The past few weeks could Hebban readers vote on their favorite book of the previously-announced shortlist, which was compiled by the Hebban YA Club. Sylvia Van Driessche came out as the winner. The award is presented during Hebban Live, a large lezersevent on 30 september at Bookshop Donner in Rotterdam.
In Flanders author Sylvia Van Driessche already popular, but since its YA-novel Liefdestips to myself also know the Dutch public to find her. She was for many years editor-in-chief of the magazine for the young Yeah. Also, she took in 2011 in the jury of the tv talent show Idol.