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Monday, September 11, 2017

Still on a roll with my manuscript submissions:
FAMILY IN A JAR to North South Books, Sleeping Bear Press, Shadow Mountain, and Ideals.
ZOMBERELLA to Splashing Cow, and Farrar Straus & Giroux.
Only eight more to send!




Monday, August 28, 2017

I have been quite busy submitting manuscripts this week:
EXTRA EXTRA to Capstone, Chronicle and Peachtree
SHIVER ME SHIVERS to Charlesbridge and Holiday House
EVERYWHERE HOLES to Clarion and Dial
ZOMBERELLA to Flying Eye and Pajama Press
WELCOME TO THE VELVET ARMS to Jolly Fish
Wish me luck!

Monday, August 14, 2017

Just completed my latest middle grade novel entitled DOG SCENTS. I plan on sending it to Boyds Mills as soon as possible!

Monday, July 24, 2017

Unfortunately, Boyds Mills did not wish to publish FAMILY IN A JAR. I will send it off to my editor at Henry Holt, Inc. next!

Monday, July 17, 2017

Just sent a picture book manuscript entitled FAMILY IN A JAR to my editor at Boyds Mills!

Monday, June 5, 2017

I am now reworking NEW YEAR'S EVIE into a stand-alone novel entitled FALLON'S FOLLY. It's about a girl named Fallon Demarest who takes on a babysitting job for a very timid boy named Brandon. She brings him out of his shell by introducing him to the three dogs in her life.

Monday, May 29, 2017

Just sent my picture book manuscript FAMILY IN A JAR to my editor at Boyds Mills Press. Wish me luck!