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#1 of 6 Old 09-22-2007, 06:24 PM - Thread Starter
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I don't post on here very often because, well, I don't post very often anywhere. But I have to post this:

I got an email from an editor at Scholastic who congratulated me on being runner-up in the SCBWI work-in-progress grant. I was shocked! Then, he went on to say he liked my manuscript and would I please consider letting him see the rest! He said my story would probably be a good fit in his imprint.

Now, I have to hurry up and finish my book so I can send it to him! (Ah, the pressure... I love it!)

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#2 of 6 Old 09-22-2007, 07:35 PM
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Wow, congratulations!
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#3 of 6 Old 09-23-2007, 03:37 PM
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Congratulations! That's awesome!
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Wow! Arthur Levine (I went to your blog)!!! He is US editor for Harry Potter and the original US editor of THE GOLDEN COMPASS/Philip Pullman. You're in great company.

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oh wow, how exciting for you! Thanks for sharing your news!

Blissful Mama to DD-(5), DS-(6) and someone new due in November!
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#6 of 6 Old 09-25-2007, 07:20 PM
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Super super cool! Nice work.
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