Yesterday deadly tornadoes swept through Joplin, Missouri, leaving many homeless. Author Maureen Johnson will auction off a full critique of your book to raise money for disaster relief.

Here’s the tweet about the auction, so far bids have risen to $400: I’m auctioning off a CRITIQUE of YOUR BOOK. The money goes to Shelterbox. Tweet your bid with #mjcritique. Auction ends 2pm EST [on May 24th].”

Author Robin Wasserman joined as well, her highest bid is currently $200:  “If anyone wants to bid on a novel critique from ME, go for it. I have many, many red pencils. #critiqueforjoplin If you don’t have a novel, I will critique your COLLEGE ESSAY (or anything along those lines).”

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