#Kidlit4Japan Auction #51 from Lindsay Ribar

Auction #51: Partial Manuscript Critique from Lindsay Ribar

Description: I will read and evaluate the opening chapters of one Middle Grade or Young Adult fiction manuscript (up to 10,000 words) within three weeks of submission. I will write a general evaluation of the book, with a focus on character, language, and story structure. Line- and copy-editing are not included. Representation is not a guarantee, but not out of the question either.

Estimated Value: $100
Minimum Bid: $50
Auction Begins: Tuesday 3/29 @ 11:00AM EDT
Auction Ends: Friday 4/1 @ 11:00AM EDT

Bio: Lindsay Ribar is a junior agent at Sanford J. Greenburger Associates, where she also assists senior agent Matt Bialer. A graduate of New York University and the Columbia Publishing Course, Lindsay has worked on books of all kinds, from chick lit to thrillers, from brand-new authors to New York Times bestsellers. In addition to her agency job and occasional freelance editorial work, Lindsay is also a writer of young adult paranormal fiction, and is represented by Greenburger.

Agent Lindsay Ribar’s Website: http://www.greenburger.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.

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 gfishbone.com
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25 Responses to #Kidlit4Japan Auction #51 from Lindsay Ribar

  1. Susan Isome says:

    I’d like to bid $30.00

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  9. WINNER: Amy S. wins with a bid of $185! 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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