Rejection

Good evening, dear readers. This article came to my attention the other day. Given that many of these books were rejected for political or censorship related reasons, I thought I’d share. Also, I submitted a short story to Asimov’s Science Fiction today so, should they reject me, I will be taping this to my fridge next to my rejection letter.

http://io9.com/5668053/15-classic-science-fiction-and-fantasy-novels-that-publishers-rejected

Just imagine if Stephen King’s wife hadn’t fished that manuscript back out of the trash…

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About boundandgaggedbooks

Shannon is a freelance writer and folklore buff. She has a degree from Hampshire College in Creative Writing/Mythology & Religion, with an emphasis on epic/oral traditions, their anthropological implications, and their modern counterparts. Her work can be found in Fabulously Feminist, Wolf Wariors: The National Wolfwatcher Coalition Anthology, The Concord Monitor, Redhead Magazine, and The Climax.

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