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This auction is for one of TWO offered sixty-page manuscripts from Associate Editor Kiffin Steurer of Penguin's Philomel imprint. THE TOP TWO BIDDERS WILL EACH WIN A CRITIQUE FROM KIFFIN.
A graduate of Sarah Lawrence College’s MFA Creative Writing program, Kiffin has been an editor with Philomel Books since 2006. He edits and assists senior editors with picture books, and middle-grade and YA novels. He has contributed to the Ranger’s Apprentice and Brotherband Chronicles series by John Flanagan, the novels of Mike Lupica and Anthony Horowitz, and the picture books of Oliver Jeffers, among others. He is the lead editor on the superhero series Super Human by Michael Carroll, the picture book The World’s Greatest Lion, and the graphic novel Stickman Odyssey, Book 2: The Wrath of Zozimos—a reinterpretation of Homer’s The Odyssey using stickmen.