#Kidlit4Japan Auction #50 from Karen Day

Auction #50: Critique of one 20-page realistic fiction MG or YA manuscript from Karen Day

Description: Winning bidder will send first 20 pages of MG or YA (realistic fiction) manuscript to me. I will read and critique, then provide written response as well as half hour phone call.

Estimated Value: $75
Minimum Bid: $50
Auction Begins: Tuesday 3/29 @ 10:00AM EDT
Auction Ends: Friday 4/1 @ 10:00AM EDT

Bio: Karen Day is the author of three middle grade novels, all published by Wendy Lamb Books/ Random House: TALL TALES (2007), NO CREAM PUFFS (2008) and A MILLION MILES FROM BOSTON (2011). Karen has taught writing at New York University and DePaul University. For the last 10 years she has run a monthly SCBWI-affiliated critique group in Newton, MA., for adults writing novels for kids.

Author Karen Day’s Website: http://www.klday.com

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.
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2 Responses to #Kidlit4Japan Auction #50 from Karen Day

  1. Jody says:

    How wonderful of you! I bid $60.

  2. WINNER: Jody wins with a bid of $60! 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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