It’s totally still Friday!

May 29th, 2009
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And therefore, I haven’t missed another day of blogging. In fact, I have lots to share! Do check out my Twitter feed on the sidebar for my tweets from BEA today. I expect to do more tweeting tomorrow as I follow Maureen Johnson around the Jacob Javitts Center, and continue to try to score free […]

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Ask Daphne! How Much to Include?

May 28th, 2009
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Another pause in our About My Query posts to answer a question from a blog reader. Also, for your information, these are the shoes I wore in high school. Anyway! Erin writes: I am a high school junior, and I have been re-writing my most recent novel. I believe that it might be good for […]

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Ask Daphne! About My Query X

May 27th, 2009

Sweet vintage 1920s gold lame shoes for C.D., our next About My Query participant. I don’t need to go over the rules again, do I? Let’s just remember to be nice and helpful, and get right to it!

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How to be a literary agent

May 27th, 2009

Man, I’m really prolonging this, aren’t I? Before we get to today’s About My Query post, a question from a reader. Danae writes: I’ve always had a love for reading, and literature is my passion. I always thought I wanted to be an author, but then last year I listened to Maureen Johnson’s podcast and […]

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While we’re waiting…

May 27th, 2009

Sorry for my complete lack of postiness yesterday! After the weekend off, and a busy day going through queries, I just plum forgot! I try to make it up to you today, I’ll put up another About My Query post shortly, and will answer some of the questions posed in the previous entries. Until then, […]

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