Posted by: Kathy Temean | February 19, 2020

Winners – Cover Reveal – Opportunity – Kudos

BOOK WINNERS – Please send your name, address, and title of book!

Manju Howard has won A BOX OF BONES by Marina Cohen

Jenna Benton has won YOUR BODY, SICK AND WELL: How Do You Know? by Dr. Steven Cunningham

Briana McGhee has won BREAD FOR WORDS by Shana Keller

Kaitlyn Sanchez has won MAKING THEIR VOICES HEARD: The Inspiring Friendship of Ella Fitzgerald and Marilyn Monroe by Vivian Kirkfield

Angie Quantrell has won STARGIRL by Jerry Spinelli

MARK YOUR CALENDARS: Movie coming out on Disney March 13th 

COVER REVEAL:


Congratulation Joana Pastro. I look foward to sharing your book and journey in September. Here a little blurb about the book: When faced with the danger of giants, ogres, and witches, other damsels might quake with fear . . . but not LillyBelle! Coming out on September 8th 2020, published by Boyds Mills Press.

DON’T MISS HALLEE’S BOOK LAUNCH this weekend:

OPPORTUNITY REMINDER:

WRITER’S FULL MANUSCRIPT RETREAT:

September 12th to September 14th

Princeton, NJ

For Novel Writers: One full, one hour manuscript novel critique up to 70,000 words – Plus, one 20 page – 30 minute critique – Also, an hour to discuss your manuscript with your assigned writer’s group.

For PB Writers: One hour, three picture books critiques up to 25 pages – Plus, one 30 minute picture book critique – Also, an hour to discuss your manuscript with your assigned writer’s group.

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS.

KUDOS:

Congratulations to David L Harrison. His book, And the Bullfrogs Sing, is an honor book for the 2020 Maryland Blue Crab Young Reader Award in the Beginning Non-Fiction category.

On February 11th I posted a book giveaway for David’s new book AFTER DARK (Still time to leave a comment and get in the running to win). Below is a list of others on his blog tour. Some are giving away a book, too. 

Matt Klise has been promoted to associate editor at Penguin Books.

April Wills has joined Sourcebooks as managing editor, children’s and YA.

Sam Raim has joined Hachette Books as senior editor. He was previously editor at Penguin Books.

Anna Paustenbach has been promoted to editor at Harper One.

Kurestin Armada has joined Root Literary. She was previously at P.S. Literary Agency.

Megan Barnard has joined the Jennifer De Chiara Literary Agency as associate agent.

Madelyn Burt has been promoted to contracts manager and agent at Stonesong.

Kelly Dyksterhouse and Kortney Price have joined Raven Quill Literary Agency as agents.

Talk tomorrow,

Kathy


Responses

  1. Bread for Words

    Briana McGhee 3201 W Lynndale Ave. Greenfield, WI 53221

    Thank you, Briana

    On Tue, Feb 18, 2020 at 11:07 PM Writing and Illustrating wrote:

    > Kathy Temean posted: “BOOK WINNERS – Please send your name, address, and > title of book! Manju Howard has won A BOX OF BONES by Marina Cohen Jenna > Benton has won YOUR BODY, SICK AND WELL: How Do You Know? by Dr. Steven > Cunningham Briana McGhee has won BREAD FOR WORDS by ” >

    Like

  2. Yay! Thank you very much! I look forward to reading Stargirl!

    Like

    • P.S. Sending you an email with my address.

      Like

  3. Thank you for A BOX OF BONES!

    Like

  4. Congratulations to all of the winners! How exciting!

    Like

  5. Just curious, is Jenna Benton me? I think I was already contacted by the illustrator, but I want to make sure.

    Like


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Categories

%d bloggers like this: