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 :hairdude :hairdude :hairdude :hairdude  Awesome news!! Congrats!!!!  :hairdude :hairdude :hairdude :hairdude
#31 - December 03, 2013, 11:17 AM

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Congrats! Can't wait for this one!
#32 - December 03, 2013, 11:51 AM
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THE BOOK DRAGON, Sterling, October 2, 2018
MIRA FORECASTS THE FUTURE, Sterling, 2016

 :phat :phat :phat :congratulations :phat :phat :phat
#33 - December 03, 2013, 12:03 PM

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How inspiring! Congrats to you both!!!
#34 - December 03, 2013, 12:30 PM

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So inspirational to writers and to little girls! Congratulations!
#35 - December 03, 2013, 12:40 PM
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That is awesome! I hope I get to hear the whole story at a conference someday!
#36 - December 03, 2013, 12:42 PM
FIVE SHORT SECONDS
SAYA AT SPEED
RULES OF THE GAME
TEST CASES
TWISTER RESISTERS
CRASH COURSE
Heinemann, Fall 2013

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Being stubborn is usually considered a bad thing, but in publishing, I think it is most definitely a virtue! (Or maybe we should call it 'determined' instead - sounds so much nicer!)

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!
#37 - December 03, 2013, 12:48 PM

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Congratulations!! Story about a female astronaut , even BETTER.
Look forward to reading it.

#38 - December 03, 2013, 01:10 PM
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 :fireworks :fireworks Super fantastic, Car! What a great story behind this sale! Congrats! I'm so happy for you and Kathy!
#39 - December 03, 2013, 01:11 PM
THIS LITTLE PIGGY (AN OWNER'S MANUAL), Aladdin PIX June 2017 :pigsnort
KUNG POW CHICKEN 1-4, Scholastic 2014 :chicken

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 :yay :yay HOORAY!!! How wonderful!!! Congratulations, Car!  :yay :yay
#40 - December 03, 2013, 02:00 PM

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 :snoopy  Hurray, Car!  So glad you stuck with it!  --Deborah Holt Williams
#41 - December 03, 2013, 02:04 PM

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I'm thrilled for you, Car! And I look forward to seeing To The Stars! on the book shelves!

 :congratswave
#42 - December 03, 2013, 02:41 PM
MOSTLY THE HONEST TRUTH (HarperCollins 3/12/2019)
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 :yeah   Sounds like an inspirational book Car. 1000 Congrats to you both!  :gogirl
#43 - December 03, 2013, 03:37 PM
THE KING CAKE BABY (Pelican Pub. Co. Jan 2015)
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Awesome! Congratulations! That sounds great!
#44 - December 03, 2013, 05:23 PM
Ghosts In the Night - Schoolwide 2015
Minnie's Green Book - MeeGenius 2014
Mossy Marsha - Amazon
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Fabulous news, Car! And what an inspiring story of perseverance!  :yay :yay :yay
#45 - December 03, 2013, 06:14 PM
DREAM JOBS IN SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY (Rosen 2018)
THE GROSS SCIENCE OF BAD BREATH AND CAVITIES (Rosen 2019)

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How exciting!
CONGRATULATIONS!!
#46 - December 03, 2013, 06:45 PM
Young Henry and the Dragon (2011, Shenanigan Books)

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Congrats!!!
#47 - December 03, 2013, 07:24 PM
THERE WAS AN OLD DRAGON WHO SWALLOWED A KNIGHT (Random House Children's 2015)

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Wonderful news, Carmella! And what a great book topic! I can see why Charlesbridge scooped it up.
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#48 - December 04, 2013, 06:50 AM
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Coming soon: Pup 681, Truman, When the Snow is Deeper Than My Boots Are Tall, Group Hug , Specs and Specs II.
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Car!!! What an amazing and hopeful story of sticking with something you believe in! COngrats!!!  :love5:
#49 - December 04, 2013, 08:53 AM
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Awesome! Congrats! :flowers2
#50 - December 04, 2013, 09:17 AM

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Congratulations!!!
#51 - December 04, 2013, 12:24 PM

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That's an awesome, inspiring story, Car. And now it's time to celebrate. Congrats!
#52 - December 04, 2013, 06:03 PM
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Fantastic, Car!!   :gogirl I'm SO pleased for you. I remember reading an earlier version of this story and am excited it's found a home. You and Kathy deserve a medal for your persistence, and I hope you get to tell your story at many, many conferences.
#53 - December 04, 2013, 06:38 PM

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SO happy for you!
:yay :yay :yay
#54 - December 05, 2013, 07:04 AM
THE CABINET OF EARTHS -- HarperCollins, 2012
A BOX OF GARGOYLES -- HC, 2013
THE WRINKLED CROWN -- HC, 2015
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 Thanks for sharing and for the brownies!!! Both inspiring!
 :bananadance :broccoli :carrot :bananadance :broccoli :carrot :bananadance :broccoli :carrot
#55 - December 05, 2013, 07:42 AM

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Congratulations! and Happy Thoughts zooming your way. What exciting news!  :goldstar :goldstar :goldstar
#56 - December 05, 2013, 09:08 AM

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So happy for you, Car! The years of work and struggle just make success that much sweeter.  :partytime
#57 - December 05, 2013, 09:27 AM
A Smidgen of Sky (Harcourt 2012)
A Sliver of Sun (book #2)
 A Million Ways Home (Scholastic 2014)
Just Left of Lucky (2018)
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Thank you Car for sharing your experience. It's wonderful book and a wonderful journey.
#58 - December 05, 2013, 12:56 PM

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Congratulations!!!
#59 - December 05, 2013, 04:21 PM

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How wonderful--congratulations!  :gogirl
#60 - December 06, 2013, 10:34 AM
CALL ME AMY (Luminis Books, 2013)
AMY'S CHOICE (Luminis Books, 2014)
ROLLER BOY (Fitzroy Books, 2018)
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