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Congrats Natalie!!!

CONGRATS NATALIE!!!!





My wonderful book friend, Natalie Lloyd, has sold her debut novel! Here's the news from Publisher's Weekly:

Mallory Kass at Scholastic has acquired world English rights to a debut novel by Natalie Lloyd, called A Snicker of Magic. In the book, a 12-year-old girl moves to a Southern mountain town, sets out to break a century-old curse and bring back a forgotten magic, and finds a home for her wandering heart. It will be published in spring 2014. Suzie Townsend at New Leaf Literary & Media held the two-book auction. 

If you don't know Natalie, you need to meet her right now! Check out Natalie's blog and learn all about how awesome she is! She loves to read middle grade and YA, loves Harry Potter, has awesome taste in music (she was the one who told me about The Civil Wars) and she has an adorable dog who helps her write! 

So go befriend Natalie and tell her congrats on her book! 


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  1. Thank you SO SO MUCH!!! This just made my morning!! :) Thanks for always believing it would happen someday. So blessed to call you friend! :)

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  2. I am so excited for Natalie!!! Cannot WAIT to get my hands on a copy of this book! :)

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  3. I saw this on Publisher's Weekly Children's Bookshelf and marked this to contact Natalie for an interview when her book comes out.

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