Posted by: Kathy Temean | November 11, 2020

Book Winners – Reminders – Kudos

BOOK WINNERS:

Chris Owens won T IS FOR THOR by Virginia Loh-Hagan

Jill Nogales won CLEO’S BIG IDEAS: Onward and Upward! by Janice Milusich

Kim A. Larson won MAY SAVES THE DAY by Laura Gehl

Please send me your name address and the title of the book you won. Thank you!

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If you were considering joining us in the Full Manuscript Virtual Writers Retreat this winter, time is running out. There are three spots left: A picture book, middle grade, and a young adult spot. Groups are forming this week. 

Please note you are not required to participate in a group if you wish not to be included. Not participating does not lower the cost of the retreat.

Novel Writers get the following: One full, one-hour manuscript novel critique up to 72,000 words – Plus, one 25 page – 30-minute critique with a second agent – Also, an hour to discuss your manuscript with the other writers in your assigned group. Plus participation in First Page Critique session with agents and groups.

PB Writers &/or Illustrators get the following: One hour, four picture books critiques not over 25 pages total – Plus, one 30-minute picture book critique with a second agent – Also, an hour group critique session to discuss your manuscript with the other writers in your assigned group. Plus participation in First Page Critique session with agents and groups.

Contact me at: kathy.temean@hotmail.com.  Put VIRTUAL WRITER’S RETREAT in the subject area. Click this link to more info:

https://kathytemean.wordpress.com/2020/10/28/book-winners-and-new-details-on-full-manuscript-virtual-writers-retreat/

DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY: Do you have a book that you are working on? Send in a 70 word description and I will submit it to Mira. She will wave her magic want and help you make it more marketable. PLEASE SEND TO: kathy.temean(at)hotmail.com  – Put Picture Book Pitch Idea in the subject area.

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David L Harrison is the recipient of the Laura Ingalls Wilder Children’s Literature Award for excellence in children’s literature. The award will be presented to him during the Laura Ingalls Wilder Children’s Literature Festival November 5th dinner in Mansfield, MO.

Congratulations, David!

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Rebecca Davis has been promoted to editorial director of Boyds Mills Press/Wordsong. 

Carolyn P. Yoder becomes executive editor of Calkins Creek.

Congratulations, everyone!

Talk tomorrow,

Kathy


Responses

  1. Kathy, thank you for the mention; very much appreciated. And congratulations to Rebecca and Carolyn.

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  2. Congrats to all! Thanks for the updates, Kathy. 🙂

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  3. I am so excited to have won Laura’s book! Thank you, Kathy and Laura! I can’t wait to read it. Thanks for the updates, too, Kathy! Congrats, David, Rebecca, and Carolyn!

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