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Sing it from the hills, from the rooftops!  Let it echo down through the mountains, trickling through meadows, through dusky woodlands, let it ripple outwards through the sea!


And what a stellar agent she is!  (That’s four exclamation points in a row.  Can you tell I’m kind of excited?)  I’m thrilled to announce that I’ve signed with the spectacular Laura Zats of Red Sofa Literary (http://redsofaliterary.com/posts/), and we’re now working on getting the MS of OF BLOOD AND ROSES ready to send to publishers.  How did this come to be, you may ask?  Well, I’ll tell you.

I’d heard about this neat thing called #AdPit on Twitter, where unagented authors would tweet about their adult projects, and agents would favorite the pitches they were interested in.  Here’s my tweet that Ms. Zats favorited:

@mpintomadigan: Halloween in Salem : A bored undergrad gets more than she bargained for when she meets a man who sings the shadows awake. #NA #TamLin #AdPit

I sent her the first chapter, she asked for the manuscript, and the rest is (very recent) history!  I can’t tell you how excited I am to be working with Laura.  In all things, she has proven  to be a kind, keen, creative agent who gives great advice, has an exceptionally sharp wit, makes time to work with her authors, and really gets (and improves upon) my vision for the OF BLOOD AND ROSES trilogy.  Now it’s our vision, and I couldn’t be happier.  I look forward to working with Laura for a long, long time.





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