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It's official!  I signed and returned my contract with Simon & Schuster UK for MOO LA LA! The 32-page picture book is about a cow who begs for things she knows nothing about (wait a minute, that sounds like ME and book contracts!). 


Join me in the celebration, my wonderful SCBWI BBers!
#1 - May 23, 2014, 07:42 AM
« Last Edit: October 29, 2014, 10:13 PM by Stephanie Shaw »
Legend of The Beaver's Tail '15
Schnitzel: A Cautionary Tale for Lazy Louts,  '16
Moo La La! Cow Goes Shopping, '17
Piece by Piece, '17

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WOW! Stephanie, what exciting news!! Huge congratulations to you!  :fireworks Sounds like a fun story kids will love.
#2 - May 23, 2014, 07:50 AM

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MOOOOOO!!! I love MOO LA LA, Stephanie! Can't wait to see it in print!!!
#3 - May 23, 2014, 07:59 AM
PRUDENCE, THE PART-TIME COW, A CHIP OFF THE OLD BLOCK, IT'S YOUR FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL, BUSY BUS!, EMERGENCY KITTENS!
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What a great title!  :yay :yay :yay


 :congratulations   :congratulations :congratulations
#4 - May 23, 2014, 08:08 AM
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Fabulous news! I'm a big fan of your stories so this really is great news!
#5 - May 23, 2014, 08:23 AM

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Stephanie!!!  :congratulations :yay :partytime I am so happy for you!!!  :grouphug2:
#6 - May 23, 2014, 08:29 AM

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Congrats! Awesome title.
#8 - May 23, 2014, 08:48 AM
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Congratulations, Stephanie!!! Your books sounds wonderful!
Woooo hoooooooo!
#9 - May 23, 2014, 08:58 AM
THE DARING PRINCE DASHING, Sky Pony Press - available now!

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That's great - congratulations! :-)
#10 - May 23, 2014, 09:01 AM

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Fabulous news!!  I'm thrilled for you!


 :broccoli :bananadance :carrot :ceilingdance :woo
#11 - May 23, 2014, 09:06 AM

does it have cows? i love MOO LA LA as
a title. how fabulous, congrats!!!
#12 - May 23, 2014, 09:22 AM
Silver Phoenix (Greenwillow: 4/28/09)
Fury of the Phoenix (Greenwillow: 3/30/11)
Serpentine (Month9Books: 9/1/15)

 :star2 Congratulations!  :cow   :star2
#13 - May 23, 2014, 09:27 AM
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A HOLD ON ME (Dark Heart series #1) coming from Kensington Books, staring March 2016

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Woo hoo!!
#14 - May 23, 2014, 09:28 AM
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 :congratswave  Stephanie!
#15 - May 23, 2014, 09:31 AM
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Trains Don't Sleep, HMH 2017
Big Sister, Little Monster, Scholastic Press, 2017

Moovelous!!! Love the title!


 :fireworks :fireworks :fireworks
#16 - May 23, 2014, 09:37 AM
NED THE KNITTING PIRATE, GRIMELDA series,
CITY SHAPES, DORIS THE BOOKASAURUS, ONE SNOWY DAY, PIZZA PIG, and more...
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I LOVE the premise of this story! Can't wait to snatch it up! Congrats!  :hurrah:
#17 - May 23, 2014, 09:39 AM

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This sounds great. Congrats!  :yay
#18 - May 23, 2014, 09:48 AM
Adventures of Jenna V. Series
Caroline Grade Mysteries
The Journey of Emilie
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 :partytime :yay :congratulations :snoopy
 
 
I am SO excited to finally see this fantastic news on here my friend!!! I LOVE MOO LA LA and so will all the kids when this book comes out! So fun! :)
#20 - May 23, 2014, 10:09 AM
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Rainy Day Picnic-Read Your Story '18
The Sparrow and The Trees- Arbordale '15

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:yay Congratulations!!! Sounds like such a fun book. You must be so excited!
#21 - May 23, 2014, 10:12 AM
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Hip-Hop Bios: Future (ABDO)
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Congratulations!!! I think we can all relate to your PB!!!! MOOOOO-LA-LA ... and so fun to say too!!!
Vijaya
#22 - May 23, 2014, 10:15 AM
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What a fun title! Congratulations!!!
 :snoopy
#23 - May 23, 2014, 10:22 AM
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That's fantastic! Congratulations. :partytime
#24 - May 23, 2014, 10:49 AM

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 :)   Okay, now I am not going to get a thing done today because I am over the MOOOOOOON reading these posts!


And, I want that little eye-rolling cow!    Thank you, thank you, thank you! Toasting it all with double tall latte --- you know? The one with mmmmmmilk!
#25 - May 23, 2014, 11:14 AM
Legend of The Beaver's Tail '15
Schnitzel: A Cautionary Tale for Lazy Louts,  '16
Moo La La! Cow Goes Shopping, '17
Piece by Piece, '17

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Sounds moo-velous! I love cows. :)

Congratulations!!!!!
#26 - May 23, 2014, 12:19 PM
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 :yay   Way to go!  Congrats!






 
#27 - May 23, 2014, 12:53 PM

 :phat :phat :phat :congratulations :phat :phat :phat
#28 - May 23, 2014, 01:45 PM

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And here's to contracts-
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#29 - May 23, 2014, 02:33 PM
THE VOICE OF THUNDER, WiDo Publishing Aug 2012
THERE'S A TURKEY AT THE DOOR, Hometown520 July 2011

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MOO-HOO!

Congrats, Stephanie!

Best Wishes,
Joseph
#30 - May 23, 2014, 03:40 PM

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