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Doc Lucky Wins The International Book Award & National Indie Excellence Award!

May 30, 2012 Leave a comment



CONGRATULATIONS to Doc Lucky Meisenheimer for winning The International Book Award and National Indie Excellence Award in the category of Science Fiction for his science fiction thriller, The Immune!

Jeffrey Keen, President and CEO of JPX Media Group, said 2012 The International Book Award’s contest yielded thousands of entries from authors and publishers around the world, which were then narrowed down to the final results. Also, with the 2012 National Indie Excellence Award, thousands of entries were submitted, more so than in previous years. We are proud of The Immune garnering such  prestigious awards within the first year of its release.

Also, The Immune is a finalist for the prestigious ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year Awards. Winners will be announced on June 23rd in California at the American Library Association convention.

Jacquie Krah of recently reviewed Doc Lucky’s award winning work and said, “The story began as amusing and quickly evolved to brilliant with a libertarian-themed undercurrent that never took away from the entertainment value. If I had my way, The Immune would be taught in political science and literature classes next to allusion-filled classics like Animal Farm and Lord of the Flies.”



Honorable Mention from the 2012 San Francisco Book Awards

Congratulations to Doc Lucky Meisenheimer for receiving an “Honorable Mention” for his phenomenal, critically acclaimed science fiction thriller, THE IMMUNE, from the prestigious  2012 San Francisco Book Festival Awards!!! Doc Lucky will be honored at the Sir Francis Drake Hotel in San Francisco on Saturday, May 19.

Also, keep your fingers crossed for Doc Lucky winning the ForeWord Book of the Year Award, for which he is currently a finalist in the catagory of Science Fiction. Winners will be announced on June 23 at the American Library Association Convention in California.

Lastly, Doc Lucky’s THE IMMUNE is up for an award in three different catagories for USA Book News Awards!!!


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The Yo-Yos of Doc Lucky Meisenheimer at The Orlando Public Library downtown

Join us for a presentation by the world’s authority on yo-yos, Doc Lucky Meisenheimer, this Saturday May 5 at 1pm at the Orlando Public Library downtown (101 E. Central Blvd., Orlando, FL, 32801). Doc Lucky is the world’s authority on the history of the yo-yo, as he holds the Guinness Book of World Records title for having the largest yo-yo collection!!

Doc Lucky will talk about the history of the yo-yo and give a demonstration on the many uses and tricks. He will also be introducing the audience to his classic book, Lucky’s Collector’s Guide to 20th Century Yo-Yos, which is preserved in the Smithsonian Institution Collection. Clips from his yo-yo documentaries will also be shared with the audience, as well as stories about how the yo-yo was incorporated into his critically acclaimed science fiction thriller, The Immune (which is a finalist for the ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year Award) and his third book, The Zombie Cause Dictionary.

The first 36 kids to arrive at the presentation will receive a FREE Duncan yo-yo!!!!

Also, highlights from Doc Lucky’s world famous collection will be on display at the Orlando Public Library downtown throughout the month of May and June on all three floors of the library!

Contact Doc Lucky’s VP of Marketing, Victoria Andrew, at or 407.353.3797 if you have any questions!

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