Thursday, February 7, 2013

Offered: First Three Chapters Critique by Julie Butcher

What You Are Bidding On:

A critique of the first three chapters (100 pages max) of your fiction manuscript by Julie Butcher.


Julie Butcher lives with her husband and six children on the fringes of Utter Chaos. The sister of #1 New York Times bestselling author Jim Butcher, who she adores, she writes because her awesome sister-in-law, author Shannon K Butcher said it was time to learn, and Julie doesn’t argue with women who own guns. Her super-powers involve sugar and ninjas and will be revealed on a need-to-know basis.

Julie writes regularly for

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  1. I would love to torture, uh, I mean share my WIP with Julie.

    So, pick me, choose me, love me. (sorry, watched My Best Friend's Wedding recently)

    I open the bidding at $25.

  2. You are well on your way to TRUE EVIL Rissa :D

  3. Julie, you're going to regret this, but I'm bidding $35. I owe it to my manuscript.

    You might want to start the Advil therapy now, because I'm coming back to check on my bid.

  4. Hello! I'll bid $50. What would your max word count be? Thanks!

  5. 100 pages double spaced 12 pt Jackie.

  6. $75 I'd love to see what you think.

    liana.brooks1 at gmail

  7. $125 to find out if my family and friends are just being nice. :D

    1. You have triumphed over evil!

      We were unable to locate any contact information for you. Please contact us at dina [at] dinajames [dot] com to receive instructions on how to claim your bid!

      If we don't hear from you for 72 hours, your win will go to the next highest bidder!

      Thank you!

    2. I just emailed you with contact info, not sure what happened. You can also reach me at my eve 50 at gmail dot com.

    3. I'm not sure what happened, but I emailed you plus can be reached at my eve 50 at gmail dot com. Thanks!


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