Archive for August, 2016

Enter the 2016-17 Free Edit Contest: Rules and Guidelines

**Update: Results will be announced on November 10, due to the high volume of excellent submissions. Stay tuned!** In honor of my business’s upcoming birthday on February 1, 2017, I am proud to offer a chance to win free novel editing from me. No strings attached–just submit your query and first two chapters by October 15, and one manuscript will win free editing services…

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What news! I’m teaching a submissions class in Oakland!

Make Your Query Letter and First Pages Pop: All About Voice (Impact Hub Oakland, Sept. 24, 2016) Agents and editors want to discover authors who write with a “fresh voice.” But what does that actually mean, and how do you add that secret ingredient to your query letter and manuscript? Join us for an interactive, high-energy three hours on Saturday,…

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Happy book-birthday to three Threepenny clients!

This week we’re celebrating the book launch of these three Threepenny clients. Love yourself an author today by buying a book, leaving a review, or spreading the word to your book-loving friends! These books are already hot commodities. Georgia Clark Don’t take it from me… Sara Shepard, #1 New York Times bestselling author of PRETTY LITTLE LIARS and THE HEIRESSES says, “THE…

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