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Hey blueboarders! I'm celebrating a book birthday this week -- MACY McMILLAN AND THE RAINBOW GODDESS, a middle grade novel in verse released on the 15th. MACY was sold on proposal, which meant I had to *gasp* outline it before writing.  :sadcry It's the first manuscript I've written to an outline, and my pantser-self was a little freaked-out by the process. I survived though, lol, and to my continued astonishment, the book was accepted and is now out in the world. It's about friendship, family, books, and the way stories connect us. And cookies! It's about cookies!  :books3 :cookie :cookie :cookie :books3 Thanks for letting me share my excitement here!
#1 - May 17, 2017, 06:28 PM
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Congratulations, Shari! :stars3 Love the avatar! :love5
#2 - May 17, 2017, 08:12 PM
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Yay, Shari!! Congratulations!!!

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#3 - May 18, 2017, 05:05 AM

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Congrats, Shari! Our books share the same birthday!
#4 - May 18, 2017, 05:47 AM
ROYALLY ENTITLED (inspirational/historical YA) and OOPS-A-DAISY (humorous MG) out now.  http://www.melodydelgado.com/

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Great news, Shari!!  :drumroll   Congratulations!
#5 - May 18, 2017, 06:10 AM

I love this book! Congrats!
#6 - May 18, 2017, 06:55 AM
THE THREE RULES OF EVERYDAY MAGIC (Boyds Mills Press, Fall 2018)

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Congrats, Shari!!!!!
#7 - May 18, 2017, 07:55 AM
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:fireworks Shari!!
#8 - May 18, 2017, 02:06 PM
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Did someone say cookies?!!  Sounds fantastic. Congrats.
#9 - May 18, 2017, 03:55 PM
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OCTOPUSES ONE TO TEN
THE MYSTERIOUS UNIVERSE
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Thank you!  :flowers2 And Melody, happy book birthday to you, too!!!  :yay
#10 - May 18, 2017, 10:07 PM
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It looks great, Shari! Happy book birthday!  :star2 :star2
#11 - May 19, 2017, 05:24 AM
THE DARING PRINCE DASHING, Sky Pony Press - available now!

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:congratulations   

#12 - May 19, 2017, 07:49 AM
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 :yay Wonderful news, Shari!  :running Glad you survived plotting . . . lol, I'm wired the same way. :)

 :stars3 Huge congrats!!
 :star2 :snoopy :star2
#13 - May 19, 2017, 09:12 AM
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Wow, the book sold before you'd written it? That is AWESOME!
#14 - May 19, 2017, 10:16 AM
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 :yay Wonderful, spectacular news!!! Congrats Shari! Can't wait to read!!! :love5
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#16 - May 28, 2017, 11:04 PM
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Congratulations, Shari! Enjoy!!
#17 - May 29, 2017, 04:41 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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Congrats from a fellow PJ Press author:) Looking forward to reading it!
#18 - May 29, 2017, 12:38 PM
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Congrats from a fellow PJ Press author:) Looking forward to reading it!

Thanks, Jan! *high-fives Pajama Press sister*

#19 - June 04, 2017, 04:20 PM
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Congratulations, Shari! Enjoy!!

Thanks, Jody!
#20 - June 04, 2017, 04:21 PM
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