Progress Report

November 30th, 2011

Well, we’re hours away from the end of November, and I’m curious — how did you do for NaNoWriMo, those of you that participated? Rexroth is upstairs working on his final wordcount as I type. As for my NaMaReMo project, I have to admit I didn’t do so well. I’m still behind, but making progress […]

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November 23rd, 2011

This year, I have so very much to be thankful for: my health, my family, my sweet little munchkins, my company, and my clients. And as of today, I have one more reason to be thankful — a new client! Please welcome Alexandra Duncan to the kt literary fold. She’s on Twitter at @DuncanAlexandra, and […]

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SMALL PERSONS is another “Best”

November 22nd, 2011

Congratulations are due, once again, to Ellen Booraem! Small Person With Wings lands on yet another “Best Children’s Books of 2011” list, this time with thanks to the lovely folks at Kirkus Reviews! They linked once again to the full, starred review: Whatever you do, don’t call them fairies. They are Small Persons with Wings, […]

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Indie Next Picks!

November 21st, 2011

Congratulations to all the authors on the Winter 2011 Kids’ Indie Next List, but especially to kt literary clients Maureen Johnson, Matthew Cody, and Stephanie Perkins! Maureen’s The Name of the Star is #8 on the Top Ten list, with this great blurb: Louisiana teen Rory Deveaux arrives in London to attend Wexford Academy just […]

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Ask Daphne! About My Query XC

November 18th, 2011

Last one! I look forward to your helpful comments, and will add my thoughts this weekend. Dear Ms. Testerman: Thank you for hosting an “About My Query” session. I am a huge fan of your blog and Tumblr. I would appreciate your consideration of BLOOD PACT, my young adult fantasy novel complete at 67,000 words. […]

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