Monday, December 17, 2012

Package of awesome YA ARCS from Penguin Young Readers (Editor Jill Santopolo)

Editor Jill Santopolo has offered a package of YA ARCs that will be released by Philomel, an imprint of Penguin Young Readers Group, between January and June of 2013. The highest bidder will win the following package:

RISE by Andrea Cremer
BELLADONNA by Fiona Paul
ASHES ON THE WAVES by Mary Lindsey
HOW (NOT) TO FIND A BOYFRIEND by Allyson Valentine
INVISIBILITY by Andrea Cremer and David Levithan

Opening Bid: $30

Round bid up to the nearest $5 amount. For ex: if you want to bid 33$, pleases bid 35$. It make sit easier for us. :) Include your bid in the comments below. The auction will start Monday (Dec 17th) at 9 AM EST (6 AM EST) and end Friday, Dec 21st at 11:59 PM EST (9 PM PT).

Auction Procedures:

If you’d like to bid on this auction, check the current high bid in the comments and place a higher bid by leaving your name and bid amount in the comments, along with some way to contact you (email).
Winners will be notified when the auction ends and should be prepared to make an online donation withing 48 hours of winning  After you’ve made your donation, you’ll forward your receipt to me, and I’ll put you in touch with the person who donated the service you won so that the two of you can work out the details about how and when.   
All services will be provided at the convenience of both the person making the donation and the auction winner, but this should happen within three months of the auction’s end unless something else is agreed upon by both parties.
Good luck!

Jill Santopolo is an Executive Editor at Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Young Readers Group. In addition to her editorial duties, she's a published author (Alec Flint, Super Sleuth: The Nina, the Pinta and the Vanishing Treasure, Scholastic 2008), a graduate of Vermont College's MFA program, and a writing teacher.


  1. $45
    Melissa Miranda

  2. $60, Sherie Novotny

  3. $65

  4. This is open internationally! Just wanted to let everyone know! -Jill S.

  5. $70
    Mary Lindsey

  6. $75
    Jen Armentrout

  7. Thank you to everyone for bidding. Jen you win for $75. You will receive an email with instructions shortly! :)