People are already falling in love with Travis

March 29th, 2012

The first reviews are coming in for Trish Doller‘s amazing debut Something Like Normal, which Bloomsbury will publish in June. First, a glorious blurb from the lovely Lauren Myracle, who says, Amazing. You will smile and sob and when you finish, you will walk away a better you. READ THIS BOOK NOW. Then, from Kirkus: […]

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Dying to know what happened to Nina?

March 28th, 2012
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After reading about her in XVI and Truth? Now you can keep up with her diary! From yesterday’s post: Look at that… my drool smeared the ink. I only laid my head down for a second and now it’s morning. Layla’s puttering around in the kitchen. I know because the smell of toast and coffee’s […]

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Curious About The Bologna Book Fair?

March 28th, 2012
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This is an EXCELLENT overview of what an agent does at the fair. In my case, it was just over 50-some-odd official meetings, plus a few drop-ins, and casual chats in the aisles or at the bar. I’m still going through my notes of my meetings, and sending out the requested material, as well as […]

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Ask Daphne! About slang

March 27th, 2012

I was beginning to think you guys didn’t have any more questions for me about the great big world of publishing — that I’d answered your every concern in the past four years of blogging! I’m so glad to hear there’s still things I can post about! Like this question from Donn: I have a […]

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Web Monkey is on the job!

March 26th, 2012

Also, if you come to this site regularly, you may have noticed things look a little funky right now. Rest assured, my genius Web Monkey is on the case, and things should be back to normal shortly. Especially now that we’ve both finished playing Mass Effect 3. (Don’t get me started.)

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