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Announcing the ‘D-I-Y Diary’ Cover Contest February 01 2012
Have you got a copy of Amos Lee’s D.I.Y. Toilet Diary to Fame? Yes? Good. Are you ready for The Diary of Amos Lee TV series? Yes too? Great! You are officially ready to take part in our contest!
Here’s what you need to do: Simply colour, doodle and decorate the front cover of the D.I.Y. Diary, and let us know what you love about the TV series.
Ten lucky contestants will stand a chance to join us at a tea party and writing workshop on 10th March with Adeline Foo and Stephanie Wong at AllanBakes Bakery! And yes, you will get to try some of the Famous Amos (Lee) Cookies too!
Email a (1) scanned colour image of your cover and (2) a message describing what you love about the TV series to email@example.com. Remember to include your name, age and telephone number!
25th January 2012 – 25th February 2012
Results will be announced 1st March 2012. Winners will be notified by email, so keep a look out!
Amos Lee at Compass Point January 19 2012
On Saturday, 28th January, meet the cast of the new Amos Lee TV series and hear author Adeline Foo talk about the new Amos Lee D.I.Y. Diary! Behind-the-scenes stories will be shared about the filming. Books will be signed. Plus special guest Allan Teoh, the master baker behind the Famous Amos (Lee) cookies will share tips on how to prepare the recipes in the book.
Join the fun at Popular Compass Point next Saturday. The start time of this event will be announced soon on Epigram Books’ Facebook page. See you then!
Teaser: Who is Amos Lee? January 16 2012
Schoolboy, toilet diarist, Twitter star—just who is this Amos Lee? Visit our Facebook page to view this teaser. “Like” us for the latest updates on the books and special events! The Amos Lee TV series (official page) starts next Wednesday at 8pm on okto.
By the way, the Amos Lee series will be the first local children’s books adapted to TV! Thank you, all you Amos Lee fans! Your support has made this achievement possible.
In the meantime, you can find the latest Amos Lee book, The Diary of Amos Lee: Your D.I.Y. Toilet Diary to Fame! in major bookstores islandwide.
Here are photos from yesterday’s launch at the Kinokuniya Main Store.
New: ‘The Amos Lee D-I-Y Diary’ January 05 2012
Write your way to fame and fortune the Amos Lee Way!
Along with the premiere of the live-action TV Series, we’re excited to announce a brand-new Amos Lee book: The Diary of Amos Lee: Your D.I.Y. Toilet Diary to Fame!
This is a daily diary-cum-activity book that features activities such as personality tests, creating and drawing your own superhero, palm reading, and even some simple yoga poses and recipes. This book is designed to let your imagination run wild—you can even colour in the cover!
If you like to write about your life and have lots of fun doing it, this is the book for you.
The D.I.Y. Diary will be available in all major bookstores by the end of January. If you’d like even more Amos Lee swag, author Adeline Foo is running a contest with exclusive notebooks and tumblers as prizes! Just think of an answer to the question “If I am going to be a famous TV star, who would I choose to be?” in 50 words or less. The deadline is 15 January 2012. Good luck!
Amos Lee, The TV Series, out in 2012! September 27 2011
The Diary of Amos Lee, the book your kids just can’t get enough of, is being turned into a TV series! Okto, the channel that is set to launch the show next year, recently conducted auditions at various malls across the island.
Watch this memorable audition by 11-year-old Gaius Ong.
Interviewer: “Why do you like the books?”
Gaius: “Actually, I don’t have the book, but I go to Popular, take the book and read.”
For the record, Epigram Books encourages you to buy the books. Read all about our series here. The series now includes a book by Amos’ attention-loving sister, Whoopie Lee, who will set the record straight on the outrageous tales perpetuated by her older brother.