Brilliant young blogger Louise Jones’s top picks

Budding journalist and author Louise Jones, 17, is the writer of award winning blog Teen: Dreaming She’s was Channel 4 News’s Young Blogger of the Year 2010 and has spent time working for Heat magazine and various journalists, and will be working with HarperCollins in May.

106: Character name in SARRA MANNING’s next YA book + signed book of your choice

This is easily my best pick. Sarra’s my favourite author, with Nobody’s Girl being my favourite book EVER. Imagine having a character named after you?! Yes please!

160: So you want to write a book? – Coffee and cake in Soho, London with literary agent turned successful author ALISON BOND

A literary agent AND author is perfect if you want to write a book. You’ll get to know a more about getting published as well as writing itself… and you get cake.

UPDATED 149: Exclusive short story by MIRANDA DICKINSON starring the winning bidder + signed books + brownies!

Um, okay, so how about having a story written ALL ABOUT YOU by a best selling author? Immortalised forever with signed books on the side. Pretty amazing.

167: Signed/personally dedicated copy of THE LAST LETTER FROM YOUR LOVER by Jojo Moyes

As well as one of the loveliest people on twitter, Jojo is an amazing award winning author – most recently picking up Romantic Novel of the Year. I love the cover. Prettiful.

161: Manuscript/submission package critique + mentoring by YA author KERIS STAINTON + signed books

Getting critiqued and mentored by a brilliant author is such an amazing opportunity, and even better that it’s all for charity! Not that I’m biased because it’s Young Adult or anything…