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Mythos & Ink

Friends and supporters!

Our fantastic editor in chief, Allison, has just released her first book and is hoping to submit it for an award in non-fiction. In order to be eligible, Super Sick needs to sell 350 print copies by June 1.

If you were thinking of getting a copy, there's no time like the present! Even just sharing this post would be a great help towards achieving this goal.

Thank you all so much!

Buy the book: bookdepository.com/Super-Sick-Allison-Alexander/9781989423110
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Inspired by many of my colleagues, I've opened my DM's for all of June to Black creators. I know many agents/eds have done this but if I can answer anything at all about writing/querying/publishing, please don't hesitate to reach out. Picture books are my specialty! Let's chat!

Hello all, remember that book that I made last year (that feels like TEN years ago)?

Well, @mythosandink and I are LAUNCHING IT!

The launch is July 2, online so that everyone can attend, and you can respond to the event invite below.

Hope to see you!


We're talking about the Murderbot series by @MarthaWells1 on the blog today! #writing #murderbot #marthawells #scifi


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