We need — and I WANT — Diverse Books

April 30th, 2014

If you’ve been on the internet at all in the last few days, you’ve probably seen the hashtag #WeNeedDiverseBooks. It’s taken over Twitter and Tumblr, as far as I can tell. To quote the WeNeedDiverseBooks tumblr: Recently, there’s been a groundswell of discontent over the lack of diversity in children’s literature. The issue is being […]

Filled Under: Slushpile

Another Round of #10queriesin10tweets!

April 29th, 2014

[View the story “Another Round of #10queriesin10tweets!” on Storify]

Filled Under: Slushpile

Of SALVAGE and Slutshelves

April 21st, 2014

Between post-Bologna and pre-WonderCon craziness, I never got a chance to write up a post celebrating the release of Alexandra Duncan’s brilliant, multicultural, feminist, epic sci-fi debut SALVAGE, which was published by Greenwillow Books on April 1st. From the IndieBound description: Salvage is a thrilling, surprising, and thought-provoking debut novel that will appeal to fans […]

Filled Under: Slushpile

Ask An Agent! Live and In Person

April 14th, 2014
Comments Off on Ask An Agent! Live and In Person

If you’re in the area, I’d love to see you on Saturday at WonderCon in Anaheim! I’ll be appearing on an “Ask An Agent” panel with fellow literary agents Holly Root and Michael Bourret, and we’d love to see you. Saturday at 5:30 in room 208, on the second level of the convention center. I’ll […]

Filled Under: News