PB Critique or Partial MG/YA Critique with Agent Jennifer Laughran
Agent Jennifer Laughran of Andrea Brown Literary Agency is offering the following:
- She will read your query letter + entire picture book manuscript OR your query letter + the first 10 pages of your MG or YA manuscript.
- She will then provide a 20-minute phone consultation to provide feedback about your work and to talk about anything publishing-related. (No written critique will be given.)
Jennifer Laughran is a Senior Agent at the Andrea Brown Literary Agency, repping authors, illustrators and graphic novelists for PB through YA, and everything in between. She is also the host of the popular children's book publishing podcast, the "Literaticast." The books she loves most are ones that provoke an emotional response, whether that is laughter, tears, or best of all, both!
- Opening Bid: $40
- Auction Ends: Sunday, August 4th, 2019, at 9:00pm EST.
- Note: Any bids submitted after that time will be void.
- Reminder: You can either receive a critique of your query + PB manuscript critique OR a critique of your query + first 10 pages of your MG/YA manuscript. The critique will be provided via a phone call.
How This Works
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