Open to Submissions!

January 2nd, 2014
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I’m not officially back in the office until Monday, but I wanted to let you know that I am open again to queries for young adult and middle grade fiction. Submission guidelines are on my submissions page here. It’s been a long few months since I closed, and Renee and I are looking forward to […]

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Ask Daphne! About Book #2

June 6th, 2011

On Friday’s Open Thread post, Mike asked: Could you share about the process between author and agent for the second (and all subsequent) books after their initial polished manuscript was accepted for representation by the agent? Is there more bouncing ideas off one another? Do you want to stay out of the ms development until […]

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Ask Daphne! About Revising A Manuscript That’s Out There

November 19th, 2010

These lovely shoes are part of the Tron: Legacy couture line, and while, at $800, they’re not going to be cheap, that’s probably a bargain compared to being trapped in cyberspace for a decade or more, right? Anyway, moving on to today’s question, Denise writes: I’ve read conflicting information on what to do when an […]

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On Submission Etiquette and Offers

November 3rd, 2010

I tweeted a bit about this earlier, but I thought I could share my thoughts on the subject in a little more detail here. And, after all, it wouldn’t hurt to have this information easily searchable in the future. So, say you’re an author with multiple submissions out to agents — maybe a few queries, […]

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Ask Daphne! About Submission Lists

October 28th, 2010

After I posted on Twitter yesterday that I was working on two submission lists, one of my followers responded wondering what a submission list IS. And, well, I figure if one person is curious enough to ask, there’s probably even more who also have questions, but just didn’t type them out! So, a primer on […]

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