The Other Reason I Haven't Had As Much Time to Blog Lately

From Dystel and Goderich's latest deals roundup:

Livia Blackburne’s MIDNIGHT THIEF, a debut YA fantasy novel about a talented thief who joins an assassin’s guild only to find that what she thought was the perfect job is much more sinister than originally imagined was sold to Abby Ranger at Hyperion by Jim.

More details to come...

30 comments:

  1. Wonderful news! Wishing you lots of success with the book and everything that comes after.

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  2. Outstanding! Sounds like an exciting story, and wish you nothing but success.

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  3. Yay! Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  4. Woo hoo!! That's fantastic, Livia! Congrats!!

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    1. Caroline,
      Tentative release date is beginning of 2014.

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    1. Thanks for reading the early manuscript, Joe.

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  7. YES!!! So happy for you!

    Shelley

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  8. Good news! I will look for it and perhps you will tour. I'd enjoy meeting you.

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    1. Thanks Jan. I doubt I'll be touring this book, but perhaps some conference or something will bring me to Oregon.

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  9. Huge congratulations, this is awesome!!!

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  10. Congrats, Livia! That's fantastic news!

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  11. Awesome, Livia! Congratulations... best wishes for the book's success!

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  12. Yay!!!! That's amazing! Congratulations!!!!! So happy. Wishing you lots of success!

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  13. Sweet! That's great news, Livia. :)))

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  14. Fantastic news, Livia! I'm looking forward to finding out what might make an assassin's guild even more sinister. Congratulations!

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    1. Lol, Nate. I guess an Assassin's Guild is pretty sinister to start with, isn't it? :-)

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  15. Congratulations & best wishes for tremendous success!

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  16. Congratulations. Hope you sell a million copies and have rave reviews.

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  17. Thank you all so very much for celebrating with me! I'm super excited about whipping the book into shape, and very eager to share it with everyone :-)

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  18. Congratulations! So happy for you! ^_^

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  19. Congratulations! I am that thrilled for you, Livia. :-)

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  20. Hooray! I'm so happy for you - can't wait to read it!

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  21. Livia, I just saw this. I haven't visited many blogs over the summer and missed the announcement. Very big congratulations!!!

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