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How You Pick a Publisher – November 21

How do you pick a publisher? Or, how do they pick you? In the hours before their offices closed for the Thanksgiving holiday today, Abrams President and CEO Michael Jacobs — who picked me to come aboard as an Abrams … Continue reading

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One Year – Day 366

It’s been a year. Don’t know about you, but I can’t believe it: I’ve been working on my ONE GOOD DEED project since my last birthday on July 29. I’ve been reading some posts today, and looking at my calendar, … Continue reading

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Keeping tabs – Day 273

There are two reasons I sometimes get free books: I’m an author, so I have other friends who are authors, too, which is way fun; and I’m a bookseller. This means I’m popular with even more authors for an entirely … Continue reading

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Hello, Friend – Day 265

Today I perpetrated a good deed, unbeknownst to me… I was doing a reading and signing of my newest book tonight; an author doesn’t always fill a room, believe me, and tonight was one of those nights. But there were … Continue reading

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