Pitch to: Analieze Cervantes, Harvey Klinger Literary Agency

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Pitch to Analieze Cervantes, Harvey Klinger Literary Agency​



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Sevannah Storm

Calligrapher
Jun 11, 2018
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1,801
South Africa
Title: The Shikari
Genre: Adult Science Fiction Romance
Length: 67,700 words
Author: Sevannah Storm

FEMALE WITCHER IN OUTER SPACE
With only her annoying A.I. as company, creature-hunter Mick is determined to keep her late dad's ship running. But that means joining forces with an old crush while an alien rat bite has her mutating into who knows what. When the ex-crush steals her prize and lures her into danger, she must choose who to save: his lying ass or the gorgeous griffon shifter who's stolen her heart across parsecs.
 
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BexDrate

scribbler
Sep 27, 2021
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Iowa City
Title: HALF TREE
Genre: YA sci-fi thriller
Length: 92,000 words
Author: Bex Drate

KAREN M. MCMANUS meets STRANGER THINGS
Allison hates that she can read minds, so she blocks everyone out and pretends to be a normal seventeen-year-old. But when her (whoa, he got tall) childhood friend becomes the target of a murder plot, Allison must embrace her loathed power if she is to save him, and just maybe, the human race as she knows it.
 
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Title: Savage Aria
Genre: Young Adult Contemporary Fantasy
Length: 103,000 words
Author: Ely Azure

A Black neurodiverse 17-year-old just wants to be an ordinary teen. His world crashes once he's bitten by a sentient plant in his mom's lab and what starts as an infection, unlocks latent magic in his blood that turns fatal if he doesn't learn to control his abilities. It’s A Monster Calls meets The Opposite of Always.
 
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TonyaPreece

scribbler
Jan 20, 2020
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Austin, TX
Title: Whiskey on Our Shoes
Genre: Contemporary Romance, Adult, dual-POV, slow burn
Length: 71,000
Author: Tonya Preece

Twenty-year-old Eva prefers anonymity, avoiding the attention that surrounds her supermodel mom and the rock stars in their family. But, new in Austin, she has a meet cute with Alex and, when she can’t get the hot Texas cowboy off her mind, she takes a chance on letting him into her unconventional life. He promises to protect her anonymity and thinks he has the reins on a sticky situation with his ex-girlfriend, until the old flame teams up with a gossip reporter hell-bent on revealing Eva’s identity and the media storm pushes them apart.
 
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Title: Black Belly: Flesh and Blood
Genre: Adult Urban Fantasy/Paranormal
Length: 85,000 words
Author: Ely Azure

Sheep shapeshifters have been in hiding for centuries until a new exotic drug hits the streets containing their magical blood. Elias and his kind are in danger of not only being discovered, but of being hunted & murdered if they don’t find out who’s draining their blood and put a stop to it. Turns out there’s more to fear than coyotes in this True Blood meets The Hollows paranormal thriller.
 
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aschuh

scribbler
Jan 19, 2021
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126
Wisconsin
Title- Magic in the Air
Genre - Paranormal Romantic Comedy
Word Count - 71,000
Author - Adrianna Schuh

Small town baker and single mom Olivia Ayala knows a thing or two about witches, considering she is one.

That's how she knows charming newcomer Draven James is hiding something.

And protecting the town means finding out what, she just has to avoid losing her heart in the process.
 
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Patti Kurtz

scribbler
Aug 25, 2016
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Title: Checkered Flag
Genre: YA Mystery
Length: 100,000 words
Author: Patti J. Kurtz

As a girl competing in a primarily male sport, sixteen-year-old Jess knows the odds are against her. She never expected to be accused of cheating, much less framed for sabotaging other drivers’ racecars. Jess must find the real saboteur or her dream of racing the Junior Circuit ends here.
 
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chellypike

scribbler
Jul 5, 2020
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New Orleans
Title: SANTA MUERTE
Genre: YA Contemporary (with spec elements)
Length: 63,000 words
Author: Chelly Pike


It’d be insane to kill her best friend’s step-brother, right? Searching through prayer cards for a Saint for a school project at her prestigious New Orleans all-girls Catholic school, 17yo Roan Sepulvelda Robichaux finds Santa Muerte. Or did Santa Muerte find her? Roan lit a candle and said a prayer, and maybe got away with murder. Is Amalie’s brother next?
 
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Robyn Ryle

Instructor
May 5, 2013
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Title: FAIR GAME
Genre: YA contemporary
Length: 76,000 words
Author: Robyn Ryle

Amanda’s put up with the boys’ basketball team getting all the attention, money, and crowds for way too long. When the boys trick Amanda and her friends into giving up the “good” gym yet again, Amanda puts their season, their friendship, and their futures on the line by challenging them to a game—boys against girls. If Amanda’s gone too far, she might be responsible for single-handedly setting girls sport at Madison back twenty years. Amanda puts everything on the line to answer the question—can the girls beat the boys—and along the way discovers that might not be the most important question to ask.
 
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RCorsini

scribbler
Sep 2, 2021
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New York
Title: Sushi and Sea Lions
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Length: 82,000 Words
Author: Rachel Corsini

After a career-ending injury sends a prima ballerina, DANIELA VERDI, back to Queens, she struggles with her identity after the glitzy distractions of the Upper West Side (boys, pinot, romance novels, and video games) are over. When she runs into her brother’s best friend, a divorced dad scarred by his wife’s affair, at a local bar, she remembers who she was before the glittering stage lights. Falling for him was easy, but when she realizes he doesn’t believe in true love the way she does, she has to decide if the fairy-tale was ever real.
 
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Title: RUBY, RUBY
Genre: YA, historical mystery with para elements.
Length: 65K
Author: K.L. Hallam


Summer 1935. Eighteen-year-old, Ruby St. Claire, is a rising star of Weston Music School. Next stop, the Roseland Ballroom Competition—the swingingest band wins a guest spot in a Warren Pictures talkie. The only thing getting in her way, are the visions of death: burnt corpses, murder, and kidnappings. Ruby’s visions have helped Detective Reed since she was fourteen, but when she has a vision of a singer from school being murdered, and a friend goes missing, her visions lead her to believe that she's the killer.
 
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Title: The Cure
Genre: Adult Thriller
Length: 92,000 words
Author: Tammy Euliano, MD

After a decade of worldwide infertility, Dr. Maggie Jeffries develops a cure. Hiding from false accusations that would have interrupted her work, she and her team witness the birth of the first viable primate, but the celebration is short-lived--the orangutan mother hemorrhages. With the cure incomplete, logic dictates she end her own secret pregnancy, but maternal instinct prevails. Pressured to begin human trials, Maggie refuses to risk more lives. She must solve the last piece of the puzzle under ever-shrinking time constraints. Betrayed and hunted, she escapes to protect herself, her unborn child, and the solution to humanity’s future.
 
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Sonja Hutchinson

Wordsmith
Oct 27, 2020
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566
Olympia, WA
Title: Starborn Retribution
Genre: sci-fi
Length: 87,000
Author: Sonja Hutchinson

Telepath Nalani Adar, a former pirate’s slave, now works aboard the sentient freighter, Zeus. When she learns there’s a dead-or-alive bounty on her head placed by her former owner, she must make a choice: leave behind the life she’s built aboard Zeus and flee (her standard operating procedure) or reveal her humiliating past to her crew and make a stand.
 
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Sonja Hutchinson

Wordsmith
Oct 27, 2020
22
12
566
Olympia, WA
Title: Mnemonica Magicae
Genre: urban fantasy
Length: 94,000
Author: Sonja Hutchinson

Dyslexic, forgetful, word-mage Harmony Quinn and her knife-wielding twin Melody work for a government agency hunting down spooky baddies that would freak out the general populace. But the monster mash-ups attacking Seattle have an intelligent creator, and he’s after the ultimate prize: Harmony’s brain. When he grabs the wrong twin, Harmony’s faulty memory might be the key to rescuing Melody and saving the city.
 
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Elizapetrin

scribbler
Aug 26, 2021
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Canada
Title: Lodged Hearts
Genre: Adult Contemporary Romance
Length: 82,000 words
Author: Eliza Petrin

After a family emergency and yet another lost promotion, thirty-two-year-old workaholic accountant Claire returns home from the city for the summer to help run the family outdoor lodge. When she learns her widowed father is retiring and selling the business, she finds herself competing with the handyman to buy the business and keep it in the family. When she starts falling for her rival, she quickly realizes the lodge isn’t the only thing she could lose.
 
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Maya

scribbler
Sep 26, 2021
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Tulsa ok
Title: The Star-Crossed Empire
Genre: Adult Sci Fi/Romance
Length: 117,000 words
Author: Maya Darjani

WINTERS ORBIT x BONDS OF BRASS
A Republic soldier, a reluctant Emperor. Their love unites their two worlds--until they declare hostilities. Now Empress Layla must face her divided loyalties and broker peace, while battling political intrigue and assassins. At stake: stability, freedom, and the independence of the Galactic Whorl.
 
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Title: THE BREEDING GAME
Genre: science fiction dystopia
Length: 106,000 words
Author: Robert D. Marshall, Jr.

Reproduction requires a Government issued Breeding License. Tom James and John Richards are neither rich enough to buy a license, nor smart or lucky enough to earn a license on merit, and their bad luck is no help in the Breeding Lottery, leaving the Breeding Games. The Breeding Games requires entrants to solve a riddle, traverse a large venue in arid and hilly New Mexico to gather a Breeding token, then reach the exit within a 10 day period.
 
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Title: BORROWED TIME
Genre: science fiction
Length: 102,000 words
Author: Robert D. Marshall, Jr.

Borrowed Time rents bubbles where time passes faster than normal. Regular user Winslow University football player Randy Turner visits Borrowed Time to prepare for a meeting with his new temporal physics tutor Rita Sanchez. Borrowed Time scientist Dr. Thad Plumber breaks into Randy's time bubble and recruits him to look for the source of temporal anomalies indicating time bubble recursion.
 
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