Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Local Lit Lesson: Rock Chalk Lady Prof Sells Book Rights For One Million Bucks

Another reader suggested news link about this “a story of psychosexual manipulation between a teenager and her English teacher, and the aftermath of their years-long affair,” which is supposed to bring this lady educator above the poverty line and might offer some hope for so many KU aspiring scribes.

Checkit:

Report: Lawrence author sells rights to debut novel for at least $1 million

A local author is likely to make a splash with her debut novel. Kate Russell, who teaches creative writing and composition in the University of Kansas English department, sold the publishing rights to her novel "My Dark Vanessa" to William Morrow, an imprint of the publishing company HarperCollins, according to an Entertainment Weekly report.

6 comments:

Anonymous said...

Is it okay if the teacher is female?

Anonymous said...

Hell, she had to be female, otherwise the book would never have been published in today's market.

Anonymous said...

She looks like she used to be a dude or maybe she still is a dude. What is the deal?

Anonymous said...

^^I don't know tranny-fucker, why don't you ask her and keep your perverted fetishes off the blog.

Anonymous said...

^^^ You first.

Anonymous said...

7:39 again!
Up early to patrol the comments and constantly lash out at others.
He's a very psychologically damaged individual.