A Year in Queries

December 17th, 2010

I had great intentions this year to post quarterly status reports on my query stats, but I seem to have missed a quarter (here’s April and July, at least). A quick recap: in the first three months of 2010, I saw 1,297 queries and requested 20 partials, passing on all of them. In the next […]

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This Made Me Super Happy

December 8th, 2010

Last night, I scrolled through my Twitter stream to find this awesomeness from John Green: Just finished ANNA AND THE FRENCH KISS, an engrossing and amazingly romantic novel by nerdfighter @naturallysteph SO GOOD Followed by the EVEN MORE AWESOME comment from John to Maureen Johnson: @maureenjohnson have you read ANNA AND THE FRENCH KISS? It’s […]

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Teens Top Ten!

October 22nd, 2009

Congrats to John Green and his famous mole for his book Paper Towns being named the favorite book for teens this year by the ALA and YALSA (although the list was voted on entirely by teens)! Awesome, indeed! The top ten list was announced last week, with some other fantastic books making up the rest […]

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