Kidlit4Japan Auction #11 from Sarah Tuttle

Auction #11: One full-length novel critique or three picture book critiques. from Sarah Tuttle

Description: If you win this item, I will read your novel or picture books and provide in-text comments, a letter pointing out the strengths and weaknesses of your manuscript(s), a graph showing where the tension in your novel rises and falls, and an in-person meeting (if in the Boston area) or a phone/Skype meeting (if not in the Boston area) to discuss your work. Children’s books only please.

Estimated Value: $250-500
Minimum Bid: $25
Auction Begins: Tuesday 3/22 @ 11:00AM EDT
Auction Ends: Friday 3/25 @ 11:00AM EDT

Bio: Sarah Tuttle is a professional freelance writer and editor. She has been a Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators critique group leader for three years, and is currently attending Simmons for the MFA program in Writing for Children. In her undergraduate days, Sarah spent a semester as an editorial intern at Candlewick Press. Sarah specializes in editing books for children, picture book through young adult.

Author, Editor Sarah Tuttle’s Website:

Auction Terms:

  • Bid by posting a comment with your bid amount; anonymous bidding is not allowed.
  • Do not bid unless you intend to pay that amount to a designated charity organization.
  • Bids are in U.S. Dollars.
  • Bids under $50 must be at least $1 more than the previous bid; bids from $50 to under $100 must be at least $2 more than the previous bid; bids of $100 or more must be at least $5 more than the previous bid. Overbids are encouraged.
  • Highest bid before the end of the auction wins; if the highest bid is less than the reserve amount, the auction is extended until the reserve amount is reached; if no reserve amount is stated, the reserve amount is 50% of the item’s estimated value.
  • Winning bid is not final until the winning bidder is notified by email. Winning bidder must donate the winning bid amount to a designated charity organization and provide a copy of the receipt within three days of notification.
  • For physical items, unless otherwise noted, donor pays standard shipping within the U.S.; winning bidder pays for express shipping or for shipping outside the U.S.

About Greg R. Fishbone

Greg R. Fishbone is the author of galactic fiction for young readers including the GALAXY GAMES series from Tu Books @ Lee & Low Books. Check out his website at
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15 Responses to Kidlit4Japan Auction #11 from Sarah Tuttle

  1. $27

    ~Wendy BooydeGraaff

  2. $45

    ~Wendy BooydeGraaff

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  4. $55

    ~Wendy BooydeGraaff

  5. Sarah P says:

    I’m not good with time zones, if this is still open, I bid $155. If it’s closed, I’m SO sorry I missed it!!!

  6. WINNERS: Rachel Harrie with a bid of $160! Congratulations on your winning bid. I will be in touch later today with instructions for making and verifying the UNICEF donation.

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