Now here’s a hilarious collection of rejection stories–and rejected works–by some of today’s most accomplished comic writers and performers (some world famous) sharing their pieces that were ripped to pieces and their own experiences of being handed their hats, heads, and hearts on a platter.
The Deadliest Female Sniper in History
It's as horrifying as is utterly beautiful. Even in pain and struggle, there is passion and perseverance and motion and movement.
This family saga by Colleen McCullough was rejected 42 times before it was finally accepted. It went on to become a huge bestseller and a fabulous television miniseries starring Richard Chamberlain in his heartthrob days. The book is one of my all-time favorites, as is the miniseries. - Ronni
What She Left Behind - Ellen Marie Wiseman. In this stunning new novel, the acclaimed author of The Plum Tree merges the past and present into a haunting story about the nature of love and loyalty--and the lengths we will go to protect those who need us most.