Caroline Tung Richmond landed an agent! Read her success story. And on her blog this week, she's doing a "Surviving the Rejection" series, so go check that out.
Our next contest!
Suzy put up the details yesterday, but in case you missed it... And you can always find the info on our latest contests on our Contest Page.
Around the Web
Literary agent Kristin Nelson talks about the youthfulness she's seen recently in authors. A great reminder that age doesn't matter -- good writing does.
Nathan Bransford reminds us that every writer gets rejected. A great read to remind yourself that it only takes one yes. Still feeling hopeless? Read this article about 30 great authors who got rejected again and again...and again.
Literary agents talk trends in children's publishing at NESCBWI.
Rachelle Gardner tackles the tough question: What if my agent doesn't like my next book?
Why you should register your domain name. It's never too early to begin thinking about author branding.
Literary agent Marietta Zacker weighs in on children's series' and how to approach agents with them.
From YA Highway: The non-traditional YA audience. Has a great list of YA books for adults.
Author Jody Hedlund talks about social media in an unselfish way. And her posts this week have all been about charcterization. Worth a read.
A contest that will explode your brain. Go enter!