After 11 manuscripts were rejected, a big-time success
It can’t get any sweeter than this – your picture in the New York Times, your book described as a “hit with staying power.” Oh, and hitting the NY Times list. Again. [Full disclosure: I had my name in the NYT's book section once! It was a huge thrill, even if it was only an ad citing a review I had done for the Oregonian, as well as several other reviews.)
It’s all happening to Jay Asher and his book 13 Reasons Why. Read more here.