Pitch to: Jennifer Herrington, Harvey Klinger Literary Agency

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Title: January
Genre: Urban Fantasy with Romance
Length: 94,000words
Author: Lydia Stevens

Faye Muir, an Edinburgh-based druidess upholding the dimensions of time has neglected her sacred duties and ripped a hole in the fabric of time.

Caring for an ailing mother, eleven younger sisters, and a fat cat, Chonkowski, who’s urinating on the spare blankets in the basement; Faye’s struggling to juggle her responsibilities and she’s not sure she can add saving the world to her never-ending to-do list.

Turning to Faolan MacGregor, the arch druid, Faye’s race to stop the centuries from collapsing is threatened by a dark druid who’s on a quest for revenge to destroy humanity throughout the ages.
 
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ljordan6

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  • Title: Trolly
  • Genre: YA Comedic Portal Fantasy
  • Length: 73,000 words
  • Author: Laura Jordan
When a 1980s exhibit pulls 18yo Trolly into the past, and a mysterious boy appears in her reality, she must use her imagination to help him and the growing team of hunted kids hiding in the museum. With a nightstick in hand and a bellyful of Grandma’s latest treats, Trolly skirts discovery while balancing her day job as a mediocre electronic beauty salon employee and product tester. The singing nail polish is a bit nosy for her taste, but the mood flavor lipstick is spot on.
 
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sarahski

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Aug 21, 2021
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Title: SELF-CHECKOUT
Genre: Adult Contemporary Romance
Length: 84,000 words
Author: Sarah Ski

After a close call, Charlotte wants out of the assassination business and another shot with the guy she left behind. Ben, her ex, is a dutiful son, running the family grocery store and dating the woman his mom wants him to marry—getting involved with Charlotte again means defying his family and abandoning small-town life. Charlotte wants back in his bed, but there’s one little problem—she’s been hired to kill Ben’s mom, who’s never liked her, and going through with the job may be Charlotte’s only chance at happily ever after.
 
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SarahFoil

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    Title: The Bracebridge Courier
    Genre: YA Historical Fantasy
    Length: 70,000 words
    Author: Sarah Foil

    Three things make 16-year-old train conductor Fran, a magical goods smuggler, a pain. Her frenemy keeps showing up to steal her jobs. The dragon she was supposed to deliver hatches two days early. And a dragon rider is hell-bent on killing the hatchling. While racing her new charge to safety, Fran is forced to face her past trauma and come to terms with her sexuality.
     
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    LoriH_Writer

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    Pitch to Jennifer Herrington, Harvey Klinger Literary Agency​




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    Pitch here by REPLYING TO THIS POST from September 29 at 9AM EST to October 1 at 11:59PM
     
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    Title: Desire in Dairyland

    Genre: Adult Contemporary Romance

    Length: 76K

    Author: Michelle Caffrey



    Ruth Markson secretly dreams of becoming a doctor, but first must pay her nursing school student loans. After residents in the retirement facility where she works die unexpectedly, Ruth joins forces with her handsome tech-savvy friend to solve the mystery against the backdrop of a besieged Main Street and the opioid crisis in rural America. After a narrow escape, Ruth discovers true love can go hand in hand with dreams.

    Thanks for your time and the opportunity to pitch to you!

    Michelle Caffrey

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    Pitch here by REPLYING TO THIS POST from September 29 at 9AM EST to October 1 at 11:59PM
     
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    museitupeditor

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    Feb 15, 2019
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    Title: I Don't Want a Haircut!
    Genre: Picture Book
    Length: 543 words
    Author: Lea Schizas

    The first haircut is always the scariest!
    A little boy’s imagination goes wild during his first salon haircut. Even with comforting words by his stylist, little Harry imagines bees buzzing around his ears, a giant pulling on his ears, and even spaceships landing on his head. But Harry gets a surprise when he looks in the mirror.
     
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    LouisTong

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    Feb 11, 2021
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    LEONARD, a 29-year Chinese doctor, escapes controlling parents and a haughty girlfriend in Singapore and travels to England in 1995, where he finds training in ophthalmology isn't enough—he wants a quirky, stirring quest—and aims for ballroom dance competitions.

    To reach that dream competition before his permit in England runs out, he must cope with an eccentric sponsor who is an ex-patient, find the right dance partner, and juggle dance training with unforgiving medical work.

    At the crucial moment, Leonard endures physical pain and harrassment from his sponsor, but yielding to his reticent dance partner could jeopardise the entire dance journey.
     
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    • Title: To the Dark Side and Back
    • Genre: PB Fiction
    • Length: 499 words
    • Author: Deborah Foster
    Lenna Marie Payne lives in a world filled with fast-flying superheroes and notorious villains. When her favorite superhero, Professor Shield, fails to shield the public from himself, causing him to be "canceled", Lenna must cross over to the dark side in order to remind people that "no one is perfect".
     

    LoriH_Writer

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    Sep 5, 2021
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    Title: TIN CAN HARMONICA MAN
    Genre: PB Bio
    Length: 613 words
    Author: Lori D. Housley

    Big Walter Horton is still considered the best harmonica player in the world But how did he become big? This story focuses on the life of blues musician Walter Horton, and how he went from a little boy sitting on his front porch playing a tin can, to becoming one of the greatest harmonica players, playing his big blues’ tunes.
     

    Julie_Farrell

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    Sep 29, 2021
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    Title: WE ARE FRACTALS
    Genre: Contemporary YA romance
    Length: 84,000 words
    Author: Julie Farrell

    Falling in love should be a start, not an end. When lifelong best friends Jess and Isaac kiss under the stars, their fears of losing each other blind them to their futures, pushing them to make stupid decisions which threaten their relationship. But those stars might have a wish or two left for those brave enough to follow their hearts… even to the last person they expected.
     
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    Tiffanie

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    Feb 13, 2020
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    Title: T.E.D
    Genre: YA Contemporary
    Length: 66,834
    Author: Tiffanie Hutchings

    COVID hit at the worst time and causing Sophia's anger and depression to surface right at the start of senior year, but with the help of the online platform that she liked to call "therapy", Sophia is driven to help herself and other teens by starting a support group at her school, for those also struggling with life during the pandemic, and to spread the word of mental health awareness.
     
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    MJ Klipfel

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    Sep 20, 2021
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    Title: Blood Promotion
    Genre: Paranormal Romance
    Length: 82k
    Author: M.J. Rose

    Self-confidence, a steady paycheck, and a swivel chair—that's all reporter Tessa Sanders wants. So when the megalomaniac mayor inadvertently gives her the ultimate career-making story, it's reason to celebrate...until the lead lands her in a nightmare world of monsters and dead bodies. Seems humankind is on a deadline, and if she and her new co-worker, a drop-dead-gorgeous vampire who can't decide if he wants to kiss her or kill her, can't break the story before their time's up, humanity gets its pink slip.
     
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    • Title: Fast Friends
    • Genre: PB Fiction
    • Length: 277 words
    • Author: Deborah Foster
    Beep’s wish comes true when he’s introduced to Ted. Fast friends through changing seasons, they were inseparable. Until a fork in the road forces them apart. After Ted returns, Beep tries to reignite the spark, but their adventures fall flat.
     
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    MegAuchenbach

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    Sep 29, 2021
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    Title: If You Are an Artist
    Genre: PB Fiction
    Length: 205 words
    Author/Illustrator: Meg Auchenbach

    If you are an artist you daydream, explore and make messes. You listen to flowers, find inspiration in the simplest of places, and most importantly, are never afraid to make a mistake. Through spare text and bright, whimsical illustrations, readers are taken on a journey into the imagination of a young girl who redefines what it means to be an artist.
     
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    TonyaPreece

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    Jan 20, 2020
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    Title: The Missing Memories of Cordy O’Reilly
    Genre: Young Adult Contemporary
    Length: 70,000
    Author: Tonya Preece

    The chance to volunteer at a music festival hangs in the balance for Cordy sudden panic attacks and nightmares are triggered by the anniversary of her dad’s death. A therapist says it’s PTSD and recommends Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). It sounds like hocus pocus to Cordy, but at least she can hang out with the hot guy named Gino in the waiting room. They bond over music and more, but as her therapy brings memories to the surface, she must face truths about herself and the father she idolized, or everything she’s worked for could crash and burn.
     
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    Jenna Ives

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    Title: The Traveler

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    Pitch to Jennifer Herrington, Harvey Klinger Literary Agency​




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    Pitch here by REPLYING TO THIS POST from September 29 at 9AM EST to October 1 at 11:59PM

    Pitch to Jennifer Herrington, Harvey Klinger Literary Agency​




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    Pitch here by REPLYING TO THIS POST from September 29 at 9AM EST to October 1 at 11:59PM
     
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    Jenna Ives

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    Title: The Traveler
    Genre: Contemporary/paranormal
    Length: 74,975
    Author: Jenna Ives

    On the way home from her ER shift, Dr. Alessa Brown sees a naked man staggering by the side of the road in the rain and feels compelled help. Kerrith’s story that he’s an alien life form somehow forced into this human body during the violent lightning storm is patently unbelievable until he displays powers Alessa can’t explain. As she spends time with him, she realizes Kerrith’s alien energy will overload and kill his human host, so she attempts to find a way to separate them, even though it will mean Alessa losing this perfect alien she's coming to love.
     
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