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Andi Marquette was born in New Mexico and grew up in Colorado. She completed a couple of academic degrees in anthropology and returned to New Mexico, where she decided a doctorate in history was somehow a good idea. She completed it before realizing that maybe she should have joined the circus, or at least a traveling Gypsy troupe. Oh, well. She fell into editing sometime around 1993 and has been obsessed with words ever since, which may or may not be a good thing. She currently resides in Colorado, where she edits, writes, and cultivates a strange obsession with New Mexico chile.

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So here we are in a new year and I know for a fact that bunches of you are working on manuscripts and once you’re done with your draft, you’re going to hopefully get it submission-ready. That is, you’re going to prep it in hopes that a publisher will think it’s awesome and sexy.

First things first. Not all houses accept a full manuscript for a read. They might just want the first few...

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Published on January 09, 2018 06:00
Average rating: 4.02 · 1,606 ratings · 263 reviews · 28 distinct worksSimilar authors
From the Boots Up

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Some Kind of River

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From the Hat Down

4.24 avg rating — 160 ratings — published 2014 — 4 editions
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The Bureau of Holiday Affairs

4.23 avg rating — 99 ratings — published 2015 — 3 editions
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Friends in High Places (Far...

3.90 avg rating — 112 ratings — published 2009 — 5 editions
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Land of Entrapment (K.C. Fo...

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State of Denial (New Mexico...

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A Matter of Blood (Far Seek...

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The Secret of Sleepy Hollow

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I've been wanting to read this since I saw it in the bookstore at the International Spy Museum in Washington, DC about 3 months ago (next time you're in DC, put that museum on your definitely must-do list). I scored a hardcover copy for about 10 buck ...more
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Okay, kids. This is over a thousand pages because it's all 6 of Saintcrow's Jill Kismet books: Night Shift, Hunter's Prayer Redemption Alley Flesh Circus Heaven's Spite and Angel Town.

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Feed by Mira Grant
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THIS.

THIS is what I'm talking about, people, when I get all thinkie about a post-zombie apocalypse.

Mira Grant took all the stuff that I mull when I contemplate a world after a zombie outbreak and put it in an awesomely readable, well-paced thriller w
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Okay, so I guess I'd better finish out Mira Grant's Newsflesh trilogy with my thoughts on the third and final installment.

Like the other two, this provides a thrill ride, with lots of zombie attacks and attempts to stay one step ahead of the governme
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People, if you buy the first in this series, Feed, then I STRONGLY recommend that you just go right on and buy the next two so you have 'em ready. That is, if you're reading them in print (like I am). If you're ereading, then whatever. You can just d ...more
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