a 30-page critique of your middle grade or picture book manuscript from Gennifer Choldenko, a Newbery Honor recipient and the author of many MG and picture books! Gennifer will also match the winning bid up to $100!
Picture book critique (fiction or nonfiction), PLUS personalized and signed copy of THIS IS NOT A NORMAL ANIMAL BOOK, from author Julie Segal Walters.
*Note: Jennifer will offer a critique and phone call to the top three bidders if the runners-up will match the winning bid!* Former HarperCollins editor Jennifer Pooley, now an independent book editor, will read 30 double-spaced pages of your work (literary fiction, women’s fiction, memoir, NA, or YA) and speak with you for one hour […]
Bid on this 20 page critique of a young adult novel (no fantasy or sci-fi, please) by Crystal Kite Award winner Yvonne Ventresca,
Short story manuscript critique from Curtis Sittenfeld. Curtis, a NYT bestselling author of five novels and one story collection, will offer feedback (by phone or email) on character development, language, and plot for your story of up to 40 pages/10,000 words. Curtis Sittenfeld is the bestselling author of the novels Prep, The Man of […]
25 page manuscript critique from NYT Bestselling author Julie Buxbaum (TELL ME THREE THINGS, WHAT TO SAY NEXT) 1. Julie Buxbaum is the author of the critically acclaimed The Opposite of Love and After You, and the soon to be released YA novel Tell Me Three Things and her work has been translated into twenty-five […]
Julie Buxbaum, an NYT bestselling author who has been in this business for over a decade and has written novels for teens and adults, is offering a half-hour phone conversation for anyone needing publishing advice plus a query letter critique.
Picture book critique from Colleen Rowan Kosinski, author of LILLA’S SUNFLOWERS and A PROMISE STITCHED IN TIME
Picture book critique from author Nancy Viau, author of books for children including LOOK WHAT I CAN DO! and CITY STREET BEAT
Picture book critique from author Laurie Wallmark, author of ADA LOVELACE AND THE THINKING MACHINE and GRACE HOPPER: QUEEN OF COMPUTER CODE My newest book, Grace Hopper: Queen of Computer Code (Sterling, 2017), received a Kirkus starred review and a Parents Choice Gold Medal. My debut book was a picture book biography of […]