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Editorial Resources Provided by Sarah Maury Swan

Need an Editor to Give You Professional Advice on Your Near-Perfect Manuscript? Some of the following are members of the Editorial Freelancers Association http://www.the-efa.org. Be sure to check them out on Preditors and Editors first. http://pred-ed.com/. Dryden, Emma made lemonade … Continue reading

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A Highlights Foundation Opportunity

On October 17-20, the Highlights Foundation will offer a practicum with master editor and publisher Stephen Roxburgh. Stephen will guide a small group of writers as they learn to read their work as an editor reads it. In advance of the workshop, … Continue reading

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Notes from Sarah Maury Swan

The School Library Journal is hosting a discussion of the 2010 fall list and a taste of 2011 offerings. This is an interesting way to hear how those who hold our writing lives in their hands pick and market books. … Continue reading

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Sarah’s Marketing Update

New Marketing Entries Gleaned from recent issues of Children’s Writer. Jenny Bent started The Bent Agency in 2009 and is now joined by Susan Hawk, who is looking for writers of Middle Grade and YA novels.  Send her literary novels … Continue reading

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To Market, To Market

A report from Sarah Maury Swan Presenting the market report in a blog format will allow me to get news to you much more quickly than as part of a quarterly newsletter.  I hope you find these market blogs helpful.  … Continue reading

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