Free Fiction! Also, superheroes!

February 23rd, 2009

Hate waiting for yet-to-be-released books by your favorite kt literary clients? (It’s ok, I know you do.) Well, here’s a special free story just for my readers — and everyone else on the internet. Catherine Cheek’s short story “Waiting Room at the Hero League” is online now at Big Pulp.

Filled Under: News, Slushpile

Award Winners

February 22nd, 2009

My devoted readers may have noted with dismay my lack of a post on Friday. Sorry about that! To make it up to you, please enjoy this special Sunday night, post-Oscars blog post!

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Catching Up with a Band Geek

February 19th, 2009

I know you’ve all been dying to know what’s going on with Ellie, the heroine of last year’s Band Geek Love. Well, never fear, you’re in luck!

Filled Under: News

I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Revise

February 18th, 2009

T.S. Ferguson, an editor at Little Brown Books for Young Readers, has a great post up on his blog about the correlation between finding an editor, and finding a boy/girlfriend. As an agent looking at a ton of queries (more on that soon — I’m trying to come up with some numbers for you!), there’s a lot I agree with.

Filled Under: Slushpile

Grrrr… Argh….

February 17th, 2009

You may have heard about Quirk Books‘ upcoming zombie retelling of Pride and Prejudice, but did you know Maureen Johnson did it first? GalleyCat has the story.

Filled Under: Slushpile