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Re: Questions for Doubleday's Editor, Bill Thomas?



Thanks so much for joining us for the past week! It's been a pleasure to have you with us.



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Re: Questions for Doubleday's Editor, Bill Thomas?

Mr. Thomas,


I've been reading your posts and I have to say that I am so impressed and humbled by your support of your clients, passion for the work, and love of the craft.  If ever I were to write...I'd want you to be my editor, without a doubt.  Colson Whitehead is not only talented, but a very fortunate writer to have you in his corner!


Thanks so much for taking the time to share with us.  It's been great!




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Re: Questions for Doubleday's Editor, Bill Thomas?

Bill_Thomas wrote:

what I think is special about this novel is how light it feels on the surface, yet how complex it truly is.   

Perfect! It's what made me really enjoy this novel. And I want Bill Thomas as my editor too!