Get To Know: Krista Van Dolzer

January 29th, 2013

Now, chances are, since I think she has many more blog readers than I do, that you already know kt literary client Krista Van Dolzer very well! Nonetheless, I’m delighted to share another in my new series of client interviews. Officially, Krista Van Dolzer is a stay-at-home mom by day and a writer by naptime. […]

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About My Query: THE SUMMER I STARTED A BUSINESS…

January 25th, 2013

Welcome back to another edition of About My Query! I’m in transit today on my way to ALA Midwinter, so let’s get this moving along! Dear Awesome Daphne, An old folks’ home is far from the perfect vacation destination, but twelve-year-old Haley is stuck tagging along with her mom to work all summer. At least […]

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Would you like to read a deleted chapter from ANNA?

January 24th, 2013
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Of course you would! But how, you ask! Well, it couldn’t be simpler! Just stop by Stephanie’s blog tonight for the full details, and spread the word! And soon, we all may be able to enjoy excised French kissing. Ooh la la!

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Get to Know: Julia Karr

January 21st, 2013

I’m delighted to inaugurate my new series of posts about my clients and their books with an interview with Julia Karr, recent lady of leisure, and author of Truth (Puffin, January 2012) and XVI (Puffin, January 2011). From her bio: Julia Karr lives in Bloomington, Indiana with her four cats and three dogs. She grew […]

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About My Query: THE NAMELESS WARRIOR

January 18th, 2013

Welcome back to a new round of About My Query posts. To briefly go over how this works — I look at a query submitted specifically for this purpose (i.e., not one pulled at random from my slush pile) and offer my thoughts on what works and doesn’t work, what interests me, what compels, what […]

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