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Carde Jean

Today is my Birthday!
Aug 7, 2021
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4
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Hawaii
Title: Once Upon a Griffin

Genre: Sweet Romance/Sci-fi

Length: 103,000 words

Author: Carde Jean

Guinevere Griffin and Jaxzon meet one hot summer night in New York, but Jaxzon’s identity holds a devastating truth: as the crown prince of a distant land, he has been ordered to marry and is not at liberty to follow his heart. When Guinevere learns she is eligible to vie for Jaxzon's hand, her excitement turns to shock as she is whisked across the galaxy to engage in a whirlwind of balls and royal events. Through it all, she and Jaxzon grow ever closer, until disaster strikes and Guinevere is accused of murder, and released from custody on a hostile planet, with an implant that will kill her if she doesn’t appear for trial, Guinevere must clear her name, find the real killer, and rescue Jaxzon before time runs out.
 
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jenmoncuse

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Feb 13, 2020
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Enfield CT
Title: The Bike Rack Falls
Genre: Middle Grade (early)
Length: 6,200
Author: J Monkeys

The first day of third grade at the Baker Street Elementary School should have been a great day for Humphrey “Homes” Jefferies—until his dreams of a wind-whipping race home are smashed when he finds that the bike rack has fallen over and his brand-new, uber-cool bike has been stolen. Certain that nefarious plans are afoot, and with both ADHD and a sugar addiction, Homes needs his twin brother, Dwight Wilbur “DW” Jefferies, to help him follow clues and interview suspects. Can these African-American twins adopted into a multicultural family solve the mystery before Homes must suffer the ultimate humiliation: riding his old dinosaur bike in the town’s bike parade?

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rozanark

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Jul 6, 2021
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111
Berlin
Title: ERASING SPACES
Genre: Picture Book (STEM)
Length: 490 words
Author: Rozana Rajkumari

THE YELLOW SUITCASE X ONE HUG

For a small boy who misses his Bubok, the 3 flights, 2 taxi rides, and 1 train ride between them feel infinite. As he closes the distances on a family trip, uncertainties and fears fill them in. But when the gap is reduced to zero, and he and Bubok finally meet, her loving presence redefines infinite.
 
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rozanark

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Jul 6, 2021
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111
Berlin
Title: A CURRY CURE
Genre: Picture Book
Length: 440 words
Author: Rozana Rajkumari

AMY WU AND THE PERFECT BAO X BILAL COOKS DAAL

Atiya can't wait to splash in the first spring puddles with Mama. But a cold has Mama stuck in winter. With Baba's help, Atiya makes Mama's comfort curry to chase away the cold but worries their curry won’t be the cure Mama needs to join in their springtime tradition. Atiya must learn to trust herself to make Mama feel better.
 
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adr90

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Aug 25, 2016
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Title: Gale
Genre: YA Historical fantasy
Length: 92,000 words
Author: Adrianne Karasek

Murron, a selkie, washes onto Callum’s Orkney shore in 1746, warning of danger coming from the sea. Nature begins to unravel as storms batter Callum’s fishing village, threatening starvation and death. Together, they must defeat capricious faeries before the gales destroy Callum’s home and the faeries trap Murron under the sea forever.
 
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Title: Bringing Home Bacon
Genre: Middle Grade
Length: 20,246 words
Author: Calista Anastasia/June Faver

Bringing Home Bacon explores the relationship between ten-year-old Lizzy and her twelve-year-old brother, Theo, whom she idolizes. Their small rural town and close family serves as background for their adventures. Lizzy fears a craggy old hermit, who chases the children when they invade his property. His old hound dog, Bacon, is always by his side. The children have many interactions with the elderly man and his dog. The story arc evolves as Lizzy becomes her own person, befriends the old man, acknowledges her brother’s shortcomings and takes charge of her own choices.
 
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Title: Under the Tree of Life
Genre: Adult Suspense/Mystery
Words: 85,000
Author: Ruben D. Gonzales

When a military coup ends aids research Dr. Book reluctantly takes a job for the money and returns to her roots to help build a clinic in a small village on the edge of the great African savanna. After arriving she is slowly drawn into a civil war between boy and girl rebels from the village and the country’s new military regime. Now she must decide to flee with her husband or stay and help the village she's grown to love.
 
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Title: Mean Morty’s Bones
Genre: Middle Grade
Word Count: 999
Author: Calista Anastasia/June Faver


Sara is the smallest girl in the third grade, but when Mean Morty shoves her down as she is trying to board the bus after school, she decides to find just one nice thing about him. This is all about taming the bully and finding a middle ground.
 
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Title: The best Show and Tell Ever?
Genre: Picture Book, DIS
Word Count: 495
Author: Michelle Steinberg, M.Ed.

IT'S SHOW AND TELL, DEXTER! X RESCUE & JESSICA
Emma can’t contain her enthusiasm about bringing her sister's dog to Show and Tell. She doesn't mean to be so bossy with her classmates, but Hero is a service dog who cannot be petted when he is working. Emma worries about what could go wrong: What if the German Shepard gets distracted? Will the kindergarteners remember the rule? Will this be the best or worst Show and Tell ever?
 
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Title: The Trouble with Bubbles
Genre: Picture Book, LGBTQIA+
Word count: 420
Author: Michelle Steinberg, M.Ed.
WHAT ARE YOUR WORDS X THE WONDER PETS
Bubbles, the guinea pig, fears the kindergarteners will not love a class pet that is neither a boy nor a girl. Bubbles loves everything about living with the kindergarteners. When the pet discovers that each child is called a boy or a girl, the guinea pig hides from the class. Can Bubbles truly feel at home with the kindergarteners if they discover the class pet’s secret?
 
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Marissa Garner

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Feb 13, 2020
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USA
Title: Forbidden Love
Genre: urban fantasy/paranormal romance
Length: 100,000 words
Author: Marissa Garner

INDIANA JONES + LARA CROFT + GHOST
A fiercely independent archaeologist and a revenge-driven ex-SEAL help two ghosts find a Mayan artifact containing the spirit of their son who was murdered a millennium ago. When the relic is stolen by a wealthy, black-market collector, they must outwit the dangerous man to survive and have a chance at love.

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Title: A Seed in the Ashes
Genre: Contemporary Fantasy
Length: 77,000 words
Author: Christina Wise

When a wildfire burns the family’s vineyard and garden, Addison must give up her culinary internship to help the family restaurant. So, she brokers a deal with the Zodiac Rulers who promise to magically regrow the land in exchange for simple tokens, like a recipe. With the help of her ex’s BFF Theo, she has no problem whipping up garden saving dishes—until her sister’s soul becomes the main dish of their fall feast and only Addison and Theo have the knowledge to save her.
 
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GATNAuthorGal

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Sep 19, 2021
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Toronto

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Inspired by a star is born and fifty shades of grey
A sweet romance with the male main character helps his love interest fight off stalkers and bullies. He has money and enough security to protect her, built she’s stubborn and determined to fight it all herself. Bullies lose out and shoe true strength of female lead character.
 
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Kathleen Lowry

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Sep 12, 2021
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0
151
Chile
Title: OLD MCDONALD MOVES TO SPAIN
Genre: Picture Book/Bilingual
Length: 460
Author: Kathleen Lowry

After Old McDonald marries doña Carmen he moves his farm to Spain. His animals scurry to meet their new friends, but when the chicks say “PÌO”, and the dog says “GUAU” they soon realize making friends isn’t easy if you speak different languages. Confused, dismayed, and unable to play la granja falls quiet. Hopefully, the deliciously fun plan the farmers cook up helps unite the animals before the farm is forever divided.
 
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Belinda McBride

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Sep 17, 2011
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Title: Destiny: Truckee Wolves
Genre: Paranormal Romance, M/M/F
Word Count: 100,000
Belinda McBride

With frothy blonde curls and big blue eyes, Destiny doesn’t look like a dangerous player.
But she’s gotten a little too close to some very bad guys, so with her mother in tow, she packs up the old clunker and runs like the hounds of Hell are on her heels! Unfortunately, she lands right in the arms of the men she’s fleeing, and finds that maybe the safest haven of all is in the embrace of her enemy.
 
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Title: Bushfire Beach
Genre: Contemporary women’s fiction / romantic suspense / friends to lovers
Length: 90,000 words
Author: Donna Munro

When firefighters discover a body, crime reporter Makena must hold her nerve and relive the past. Ex-Rugby star amputee Finlay’s mission is to win Makena’s heart. But first, they must overcome lies and deception. Scarred and haunted by bushfires twenty years ago, it will take bravery to face what they fear most. Sometimes the past can only remain hidden until the next heatwave.
 
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Title: Walking in Winter
Genre: Picture Book
Length: 236
Author: Calista Anastasia/June Faver

Walking in Winter is a picture book wherein a brother and sister take a walk around their yard after the first snowfall and then build a snowman. It is filled with sensory reactions as they experience this event.
 
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amlz127

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Sep 29, 2021
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0
21
20877
Title: A Ghoul’s Guide to Illegal Alchemy
Genre: YA Urban Fantasy
Length: 79,000 words
Author: Allison Latzko

When a young 18 yo ghoul mortician named Miles is tasked with dissecting the corpse of a famed alchemist for food, only to discover she faked her death to avoid a worse fate, he agrees to help her prevent an alchemist’s plot to harvest monster blood for power.
TOKYO GHOUL x THIS SAVAGE SONG
 
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Sburdorf

Calligrapher
Aug 3, 2019
19
16
1,736
Tennessee
Title: A GHOST’S CHANCE
Genre: YA Paranormal Romance
Length: 78,000
Author: Susan Burdorf

High School senior Bekka has only one goal in life – divest herself of the ghost of ex-flame Ryan Cooper who won’t leave her alone no matter how much sage she burns. Honestly, just because she was “sort of” responsible for his demise, doesn’t mean she owes him the rest of her corporeal life, does it? But when her dad is kidnapped by the jewel thieves she and Ryan were running from the day he died, she learns that friendships from beyond the veil do have their advantages.
 
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