Oh, Publisher’s Marketplace. Why doest thou loathe me so?

Yesterday I received this glorious vase of flowers from my boss/agent Laurie McLean and I promised to tell you why today. I wanted to wait until Publisher’s Marketplace posted my deal but alas, it twas not to be because I am an impatient wench and I will wait no longer.

After two months of being an agent I have sold my first book. Three books actually, it is a trilogy (maybe I can convince the author to call it a saga like all the cool kids are doing now, or maybe not.) and it sold to the fabulous Liz at Entangled.

Here is pretty much what the actual PM announcement will say:
Cecily White’s Angel Academy: Prophecy Girl about a girl who is the center of a prophecy that states she is destined to kill everyone she loves and the subsequent sequels to Liz Pelliter at Entangled Publishing in a nice deal, in a three book deal, for publication in 2013, by Pam van Hylckama Vlieg at Larsen Pomada Literary Agents.

You can visit my client Cecily on her website, or her Twitter to congratulate her on her series!

Thank you all for believing in me and especially thank you to Laurie who has taught me so much and continues to mentor me long past the point of normal training.

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15 Responses so far

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    Congrats Pam! It’s thrilling to see someone who has worked hard to get where they are be successful. May it be the first of many more sales to come!

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    Congratulations! That’s so fantastic! Plus, pretty flowers to top off a fabulous deal!

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    What a great milestone and first sale! Congrats to you and Cecily.

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    Huge congrats to you and the author! Liz is an absolute joy to work with.

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    HAPPY FOR YOU!!!!!!

    Congrats girl, you rock!

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    This is fantastic news Pam, congratulations! This is first of many successes coming your way.

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    Congrats to you and Cecily!

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    I am fabulously, RIDICULOUSLY proud and lucky to be your client!!!
    You’re amazing and I love you!!!


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    Congrats on the deal, Pam! Great things are in store for you and the author, both. This will be just the first of many!! :D

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    Congrats to both you and Cecily!!! That is awesome news.

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    CONGRATULATIONS Pam!!! This is so awesome. I can’t wait to read this series/saga ;)

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    Huge congratulations that is awesome x

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    Congrats! Throws confetti in the air! The trilogy sounds awesome.

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