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message 1: by K.L. (new)

K.L. Morrill (klmorrill) | 4 comments Hello there,

I have just received an email saying that I am in violation of the librarian policy pertaining to my pen name. I was told that because "KJ" is essentially initials, that it must have periods in between the individual initials. However, my pen name is branded with no initials and I use it that way across all different forms of media. Is there any way to keep my pen name without using periods?

Thank you,
KJ Grace


message 2: by rivka, Librarian Moderator (new)

rivka | 41704 comments Mod
Goodreads strives for consistency in our book and author records. This is the Goodreads policy on author names containing initials: https://www.goodreads.com/help/show/6...

If you have any questions, replying to the email is probably your best bet.


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