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Winners of Lockhart Excerpt Contest Announced

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Posted by: Rosi
September 08, 2010, 09:36 PM

Our Contest Team invited you to take part in their Lockhart Excerpt Contest over the month of August, which asked you to write an excerpt you'd find in one of Gilderoy Lockhart's seven books. After receiving many wonderful  and original entries, the judges have now selected winners as follows:

1st Place:
Malfoy Diva - Holidays with Hags
2nd Place: mgouda - Voyages with Vampires
3rd Place: Lori A. - Year with the Yeti
Honorable Mention: AlwaysME - Year with the Yeti

Clicking the winners' usernames will take you to their winning entries at the Leaky Lounge. The first place winner will receive a handcrafted wand donated by Wizard Wood Wands and 200 MyLeaky points. Congratulations to the winners and everyone else who entered!

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23 Comments

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16258 Points

they are totally amazing.. they all sound exactly like what lockhart would write.. by continuing to say his favorite color is lilac and commenting on his many achievements! congrats!!!

Posted by Gryffindor1991 {ROAR!!!} on September 08, 2010, 10:16 PM report to moderator
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730 Points

These are all fantastic!! They really capture Lockhart’s narcissistic spirit, and I love how three of them mention lilac. Great job to all!

Posted by RavenclawDancer on September 08, 2010, 10:20 PM report to moderator
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3777 Points

haha diva knocked it out
enjoy the wands guys

Posted by ZachBlack [ROAR] on September 08, 2010, 11:48 PM report to moderator
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2389 Points

excellent work! I absolutely love them. Glad to have been up against such wonderful competitors. :)

Posted by Bellatrix The Strange on September 09, 2010, 01:25 AM report to moderator
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1311 Points

Great!!! Congates Guys. I like Your excerpts.

Posted by Susmita singh on September 09, 2010, 02:09 AM report to moderator
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5389 Points

Congratulations guys!

Posted by Azaad Potter The Chosen One [ROAR] on September 09, 2010, 02:28 AM report to moderator
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59 Points

they are really good! well done :)

Posted by Beksey_S on September 09, 2010, 03:49 AM report to moderator
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5439 Points

They are really good! Well done to you all!

Posted by Fleur-de- Lily on September 09, 2010, 06:20 AM report to moderator
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4481 Points

Congrats to all writers! Everyone captured Lockheart’s ridiculous egotism, and Malfoy Diva acheived it in the most clever of ways. I laughed out loud at her last few paragraphs! Well done.

Posted by Smitch on September 09, 2010, 08:13 AM report to moderator
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113 Points

these are great! very well written and very funny!

Posted by nimbus2010 on September 09, 2010, 09:11 AM report to moderator
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10268 Points

Fun! Good job, everyone!

Posted by WeenyOwl {The Human Deluminator} on September 09, 2010, 10:18 AM report to moderator
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4208 Points
I really enjoyed the entries, and the idea of lilac furred yeti made me laugh. Thanks to all who won. You all did a great job!
Posted by Fresca ROAR on September 09, 2010, 02:08 PM report to moderator
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1740 Points

That’s great! Congratulations to the winners! Your work has been amazing!

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1006 Points

Thanks for all the wonderful comments! I am so excited, I have been trying to get my hands on the wand prize for two years! As for my competitors you guys were GREAT! Your entries made me laugh so hard I too loved the lilac furred yeti, as well as the yeti that got zapped with a head cold (genius), and mgouda’s line about “valued as a nightime snack” was priceless. Great job everyone!!!

Posted by MalfoyDiva on September 09, 2010, 04:54 PM report to moderator
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4852 Points

Congrats to everyone!

Posted by #1 Witch ROAR! on September 09, 2010, 06:15 PM report to moderator
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