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Auction Preview: Picture Book Critique Plus Crescent Moon Earrings from Picture Book Star, Tara Lazar!

Donated by: Tara Lazar Item Description:  Tara Lazar writes picture books and designs jewelry. I suppose you can say she’s always creating something! For this auction, Tara offers a picture book critique (800 words or less) that is redeemable at any time for as long as she’s alive! This includes critiques on revisions of the… Read more »

Auction Preview: The Amazing Buffalo Combo Pack!

Donated by: Audrey Vernick Item Description:     The lucky winner will strike it rich. Because this prize package includes not only a copy of TEACH YOUR BUFFALO TO PLAY DRUMS personalized and signed by Audrey Vernick, a Buffalo tote bag, and 30 (that’s right 30!) Buffalo bookmarks but also … a copy of IS YOUR… Read more »

Auction Preview: Social Media Strategy Package

Donated by: Tricia Lawrence, Social Media Strategy, EMLA Item Description:       Win a 30-page PDF workbook and 60-minute phone consultation with Erin Murphy Literary Agency’s social media strategist, Tricia Lawrence. Wondering how to best use social media to further your author career? Think through your vision, your passion, and your goals and get advice… Read more »

Auction Preview: 3 Signed Ellie McDoodle Books PLUS Signed Original Art from Author Illustrator Ruth McNally Barshaw!

Donated by: Ruth McNally Barshaw Item Description: Everyone loves Ellie McDoodle! And here’s your chance to WOW one of your favorite young readers. Author and illustrator Ruth McNally Barshaw is offering three signed paperback books of the popular Ellie McDoodle series with one-of-a-kind doodles added, plus, as a bonus, original art signed by the amazing… Read more »

Auction Preview: Under My Blanket, White and Red!

Item Description:    Just like our little traveler in LIGHT UP THE NIGHT, any wee one would love to snuggle with this 22″ x 34″ red and white hand-crocheted blanket — especially with an autographed copy of the book to go with it. This item will ship in time for Christmas! This is only a… Read more »

Auction Preview: Handmade Ugandan Beads and Bags from Musana!

Donated by: Musana Children’s Home Item Description: Straight from Musana Children’s Home in Iganga Uganda, we have a beautiful selection of 5 necklaces handcrafted from a local women’s group of the Bwongo village. In this craft package we also have 2 beautiful African fabric patchwork bags and a laptop case that all make great gifts… Read more »

Auction Preview: Critique of the Month Club

Item Description:    If two heads are better than one, how about five heads providing feedback on your writing? That’s right, five clients from the Erin Murphy Literary Agency, one of the top-selling U.S. literary agencies representing children’s books, will each provide a critique of your work. Each month, over the course of five months,… Read more »