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annawrites

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Sep 30, 2021
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Title: Andromeda & the Missing Arm
Genre: MG Contemporary
Length: 30,000 words
Author: Anna Vosburgh

A small class of advanced 6th graders finds their friendship tested when a new kid arrives and a prosthetic arm goes missing. Part coming of age, part mystery, this contemporary MG with STEAM elements features a tight-knit friend group and a main character dealing with loss, grief, and forgiveness. Imagine a middle grade SCOOBY DOO meets THE THING ABOUT JELLYFISH.
 
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Shante

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Sep 30, 2021
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Title: Always with You
Genre: Young Adult romantic thriller
Length: 85,000 words
Author: Shante Therese

GILMORE GIRLS x THE OBSESSION: A quiet book nerd is torn between her protective boyfriend and the suspicious new guy when her anonymous online troll turns to real-life stalker. She must learn who to trust and who the enemy is before secrets are revealed and lives are ruined. Or ended.
 
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Title: SWALLOWING SILVER
Genre: Ya Fantasy
Length; 107,000
Author: Taylor Winn Gilbert

THREE DARK CROWNS meets SERPENT AND DOVE Mira, a sixteen-year-old Moon Witch, is finally getting what she wants—a war to avenge her uncle’s murder. Then she discovers the only cure for her mother’s illness lies with the enemy and barters an illegal deal—minor military secrets for the life-saving potion. But when her double-cross is discovered, she must ultimately choose which to surrender: her war or her mother’s life.
 
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reemkhaleel

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Jan 21, 2021
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Title: Showmance
Genre: Young Adult Romantic Comedy
Length: 61,000 words
Author: Reem Khaleel

HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL X TO ALL THE BOYS I'VE LOVED BEFORE: After Liv is brutally betrayed by her best friend and ex-boyfriend, she fakes a showmance with her theater camp crush, Charlie, to make her ex jealous. But lines between real and fake start to become blurred when Liv and Charlie are cast as the understudies in the camp musical. When freak accidents force them to take over the lead roles, she is forced to face her past with both guys to decide who truly makes her heart sing.
 
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Eliza Fyre

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    Title: The Spy & The Necromancer: A love story
    Genre: Paranormal Romance
    Tropes: Hidden identities, independent woman & hot protector
    Series potential.
    Length: 90,000
    Author: Eliza Fyre

    After being locked up in a mental ward as a child for talking to ghosts, Necromancer Roberta Null tries to navigate between being an ordinary woman who enjoys bright clothes, and having a life in spite of the drama brought on by the undead. Link Alcázar, an agent of Everlast Consortium tasked with hunting the supernatural being who murdered his co-worker, asks quirky Roberta out to retrace the steps of his colleague’s last date. Without knowing who the other is, they work together to stop a powerful mage from devouring souls, but when their secrets are exposed it could damage their partnership.
     
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    Aria Bendix

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    Sep 30, 2021
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    Title: LOTUSVILLE
    Genre: Upmarket Romance
    Length: 79,000 words
    Author: Aria Bendix

    Henry, a struggling screenwriter, meets Helen, an actress on the brink of mega-stardom. When their romantic and professional lives intertwine on a movie project, Henry must come to terms with the fact that the industry he loves is tearing apart the woman he’s in love with. La La Land meets A Star Is Born, with a more satisfying ending.
     
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    Title: CECE'S WILD NEW SHOES
    Genre: Picture Book Fiction
    Length: 660 words
    Author: Helen Tanner

    Stylish CeCe is devastated to learn her new school dress code allows sneakers only. What’s a bold fashionista to do when her individuality is threatened by everyday rules? With her brother’s encouragement and a whirlwind of imagination, CeCe adapts and learns to make even a dress code look WILDLY good.
    JUNO VALENTINE X PRINCESSES WEAR PANTS
     
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    Title: How to Wash a Wildebeest
    Genre: Picture book
    Length: 350 words
    Author: Emily Durant

    Sometimes getting through the bath and bedtime routine can feel like, well... a zoo! There is a sea lion to be scrubbed, a road-runner to be read to, and a snapping turtle to be soothed. There is someone who knows all the tips and tricks, and she’ll have these wild animals clean, calm, and snoozing before you can say “Tasmanian devil.”
     
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    Title: The Odd Octopus
    Genre: Picture book
    Length: 538 words
    Author: Emily Durant

    Though there are similarities, there is no getting around that Otto the octopus looks and feels different from his brothers and sisters. The reason becomes clear when he makes the decision to embark on an open-ocean journey of self-discovery. STEM with heart, highlighting the universal desire to belong and be accepted for who we are and delivering fascinating cephalopod facts along the way.
     
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    Title: AIRDILLO
    Genre: Picture Book Fiction
    Length: 704 words + backmatter
    Author: Helen Tanner

    All the other armadillos at Four Cedars School startle at a normal, non-destructive height, but shy Dillon’s startle reaches the rafters nearly wrecking the most important school event of the year. Will Dillon bravely work past his self doubts to step up when his classmates need him most? With the heart of HAPPY FEET, AIRDILLO is a story that showcases how our differences are nothing to be ashamed of, while celebrating how believing in yourself can take us to new heights.
     
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    sfeaker

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    Sep 30, 2021
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    • Title: Blood, Feather, Rain, and Mud
    • Genre: Adult Psychological Horror
    • Length: 72,000 words
    • Author: Summer Feaker

    It is the spring of 1954, in the rural Colorado town of Greenrose when 24-year-old blushing bride Josephine Fox becomes a widow moments after 'I do'. The mental trauma of witnessing the brutal death of her husband has caused Jo to lose her memory, which is fortunate for her family and friends. But a vision of a cawing lone raven, the reflection of an old woman in the mirror, and whispering ghosts lure her into non-linear visions of her wedding night and the events that led to her husband's untimely death.
     
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    rmnorton

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    Dec 28, 2020
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    Title: Of Dreams and Drool
    Genre: Picture book
    Length: 458
    Author: Rachel Norton

    When Bear the dog sleeps, she dreams big, delicious dreams. So delicious, her drool swamps the entire house, washing her family into the backyard. The only solution it seems, is to stop Bear from dreaming, but maybe there’s another way.
     
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    suzallred

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    Sep 30, 2021
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    Title: Tim the Reaper
    Genre: YA Urban Fantasy
    Length: 69,000 words
    Author: Susan Allred

    SCYTHE X MORT: Tim discovers his dad is a grim reaper and his girlfriend is an angel of mercy. But reapers and angels of mercy are forbidden from being in relationships. Tim must find a way to get out of reaping, keep the girl of his dreams, all while enduring the evil of all evils—high school. His soul, the world’s existence, and his one-and-only chance at being kissed are on the line if he fails.
     
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    Shelly Jasperson

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    Sep 29, 2021
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    Title: The Mummy’s Missing Toe
    Genre: MG Historical Fantasy
    Length: 81,000 words
    Author: Shelly Jasperson

    In 1919, when twelve-year-old Nigel Beauregard, aspiring archaeologist, “borrows” his uncle’s motorcycle and crashes it into a tomb, his discovery doesn’t jumpstart his career, so much as open a Pandora’s box of troubles. The tomb is secretly being used by a society of murderers seeking to gain godlike powers. In order to save Egypt, Nigel must thwart the society’s ritual and escape before becoming part of the ritual himself.
     
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    Gena Rasmus

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    Feb 11, 2021
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    Title: EXTRANEOUS
    Genre: YA Fantasy
    Length: 75,000 words
    Author: Gena Rasmus

    Gaia’s blissful ignorance of the world around her is shattered the day her teleportation power manifests. Framed for murder, she hides in the Extraneous zone, finding allies in the rebels there. But when the dark secrets of the Imperium government come to light, she’ll need to decide - fight or flight.

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    curtinsj

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    Sep 30, 2021
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    Title: Shoot Straight, Stay Center
    Genre: YA Contemporary
    Length: 70,000
    Author: Shannon J. Curtin

    The two most important things in 16-year-old Paige Race’s life are 1) her best friend and teammate, Savannah (Van), and 2) her quest for the title of Top Shooter in the Pennsylvania Rifle League. Then Van doesn’t make the team, their friendship starts to crumble, and the person responsible is none other than transfer student Keith Nicholson, the handsome shooter who beat Paige last year. With a scholarship on the line, Paige finds herself caught between her best friend and her best shot at college and her loyalty could cost her everything, even the friendship she’s trying to save.
     
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    BBurak

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    Sep 30, 2021
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    Title: CHEF GOATON RAMSEY'S WORLD-FAMOUS FOOD TRUCK
    Genre: Picture Book, Humor, High Concept
    Length: 360 words
    Author: Brian Burak

    Chef Goaton Ramsey’s food truck is famous for its delicacies like aluminum can-noli and shoe-shi. When a celebrity chef announces a visit to Bleatsburg, Chef Ramsey is determined to create a new dish to impress her. As doubts and setbacks creep in, Chef Ramsey searches for inspiration in his quest prepare a world-class meal and be named the G.O.A.T (Greatest of All-Time).
     
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    Gena Rasmus

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    Feb 11, 2021
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    Title: COMP TEAM
    Genre: MG Fantasy
    Length: 36,000 words
    Author: Gena Rasmus

    Most people dream of having special powers, but to Latira it feels more like a curse when her gift becomes the reason she can't compete. So she’ll do everything possible to hold her team together and bring their dance director back. Even if it means breaking some rules and playing nice with her worst enemy.
     
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