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Wow! Congratulations, Pat! :drumroll I loved your story about the 3 pebbles. What an exciting summer this has been for you!
#61 - August 26, 2014, 06:56 PM

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 :gogirl Beyond happy- this is an affirmation of knowing what YOU MUST DO and doing it.:proud
#62 - August 26, 2014, 07:40 PM
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Oh, Pat, I'm so happy for you!
#63 - August 27, 2014, 10:49 AM
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Congrats!
#64 - August 27, 2014, 07:13 PM

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Congrats!
#65 - August 28, 2014, 04:00 AM
BLACK FLOWERS, WHITE LIES, Sky Pony Press, 2016
PANDEMIC, Sky Pony Press, 2014
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Outstanding!

Congratulations!
#66 - August 28, 2014, 06:08 AM
THESE THINGS COUNT! award-winning nature series Albert Whitman
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Oh my goodness, Pat! I just saw this post and read your blog page. This is SOOOOOO exciting. I love this twisty surprise.

Congratulations!

#67 - August 28, 2014, 06:08 PM

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 :fireworks   CONGRATULATIONS!!  :fireworks

Cool story about the pebbles. The Universe works!
#68 - August 29, 2014, 06:33 AM

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Pat!!! Your three-pebble story is so amazingly cool & I'm so happy for you!  :yay congratulations!!!!
#69 - August 29, 2014, 06:45 AM

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what an exciting plot twist!!

CONGRATULATIONS!!!
#70 - September 02, 2014, 09:15 AM
The Safest Lie in stores now
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Books?????

Fantastic!
Fantastic!
Fantastic!
#71 - September 02, 2014, 10:00 AM
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Outstanding news!  :yay :yay :yay
#72 - September 02, 2014, 10:03 AM
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OMG!! Amazing news!! Congrats!!
#73 - September 02, 2014, 12:19 PM

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Wow, great news, congratulations!
#74 - September 03, 2014, 04:20 PM
CALL ME AMY (Luminis Books, 2013)
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 :yay :fireworks :yay :fireworks :yay


Well played, and much deserved. And super duper congrats, of course!!!
#75 - September 04, 2014, 12:09 AM

Thanks, guys, for joining the party. You're all making me feel so special!  :busstop
#76 - September 04, 2014, 05:07 AM
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I just read your blog post. How inspiring!! Thank you for sharing!
#77 - September 04, 2014, 05:52 AM

Awesome personal story!! And the book sounds exciting too.
#78 - September 04, 2014, 06:11 AM

Wow, wow, wow, Pat! Congratulations!!

We never know what might come from that last, dangling submission, do we?  :)
#79 - September 04, 2014, 08:16 AM
THE DARING PRINCE DASHING, Sky Pony Press - available now!

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Congrats Pat that's such inspiring news  :bananakilt
#80 - September 05, 2014, 09:12 AM
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That is SO Wonderful!  Congratulations. 
#81 - September 05, 2014, 09:21 AM

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What a fantastic story, congratulations!!

#82 - September 05, 2014, 01:01 PM

This is such great news, congratulations on your hard work and book deals. Bravo!
#83 - September 25, 2014, 01:52 AM
10 Turkeys in the Road, Marshall Cavendish, Scholastic, Amazon 2011
The Lake Where Loon Lives, Islandport Press 2014
TOUCHDOWN, MeeGenius 2014

Loved reading your career twist post on your blog! What a great story! Congratulations and best wishes to you!
#84 - September 25, 2014, 04:58 AM
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Just seeing this news and wanted to chime in to say CONGRATULATIONS!!! 

I'm so happy for you!  Can't wait to read them!! :yay

 :yay :goldstar :yay :goldstar :yay :goldstar :yay
#85 - September 30, 2014, 08:31 PM
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Pat, how did I miss this earlier? I'm so happy for you!
#86 - September 30, 2014, 09:07 PM

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Awesome news!!
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I am so late to the party, but wow! Congrats!!! :)
#88 - October 27, 2014, 02:27 PM
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 Whoo hoo! What wonderful news! I am SO happy for you. Congratulations!!
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#89 - October 27, 2014, 03:40 PM

Thank you, guys. Now that I'm up to my armpits in revision, I feel even better. The story isn't changing at all. The aging it up from YA to NA is simply making it a stronger and deeper version of what I intended from the start.  :star2 :stars3 :star2
#90 - October 27, 2014, 05:19 PM
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