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Client Success of the Month!
GOLD AWARD WINNER
CONGRATULATIONS to Pearl Meaker, who received a Gold Award in Mystery and Suspense in the Independent Book Publisher's Association's Ben Franklin Literary Awards.
Her award winning book
THE DEVIL'S FLOOD
is book three in her charming cozy mystery series set in a small, midwestern university town, and I have been priveleged to edit all the books in the series.
You deserve the award, Pearl, the book is excellent and so is the series! Thanks so much for inviting me to attend the award ceremony with you. I can't wait to see book four!
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I’ve known Mary Rosenblum as a teacher and now as a mentor for a few years. She has helped me to shape, revise, and edit three novels and is currently working with me on my fourth. Her influence on me has been immeasurable. Mary encouraged me to keep writing through self-doubt, to send out those infamous query letters, and not to give up. She knows what works and what doesn’t when it comes to writing.
I was unsure if I’d find an editor/mentor who would appreciate my writings, which were strongly influenced by my Asian roots. That’s what I wanted to show and Mary showed me how. She could read between the lines and edited my works to bring out the best in all my stories. I’ve written shorts and novels, flirted with different genres like romance and fantasy, and Mary has helped me shape, edit, and promote. I recommend her completely. Whether you’re starting out or already a name in this field, you need Mary Rosenblum to show where else and how much farther your words can go.
Mary Rosenblum is very important part of what makes my books sell. It's a simple fact. One the reasons I was thrilled to have Mary agree to the Eden's Ore series, all five books, was seeing her touch on my first book. I, like many writers, was very reluctant to work with a professional editor. I felt I had done enough on my own and through my friends and family, we had it covered. Simply put, I was wrong. Mary delicately brought up some major problems in my first novel. It needed some major changes. Things I simply didn't see or understand about the marketplace and how certain parts of my book would be perceived by readers. It was a very big learning curve for a first time author and Mary helped guide the path in such a way that I felt safe.
Mary Rosenblum has been a fabulous mentor. She’s a top-notch editor, for sure, but the breadth and depth of her knowledge of all things publishing – best marketing techniques, best agents to approach, best scams to avoid – are incredible. Any author, at any stage in their career, should have Mary as a coach.