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Ann Devon

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Sep 30, 2021
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Title: Tempered
Genre: YA Science Fantasy Romance
Length: 75,000
Author: Ann Devon

In broken Atracass, a prescient Rhi must find her missing father when the Mayor of Speculo sends her on a mysterious mission. Memories of a past life bleed into prophecy until Rhi can’t tell them apart, both include an alluring blue-eyed stranger who is not her fiancé. When getting information about her father proves challenging, Rhi must connect what clues she has to solve his disappearance and save her family and home.
 
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Title: First Impressions
Genre: traditional Regency romance
Length: 91,000 words
Author: Elizabeth Donne

Ellena believes herself fated to repeat her parents’ joyless marriage, and journeys reluctantly to meet the man her father has chosen for her, when a carriage accident leaves her stranded in a woodland cabin with a handsome stranger. Torn between duty and the stirrings of real feeling, Ellena tries to do the right thing, but makes one doomed decision after another. Maybe the fates are conspiring against her, or perhaps they will teach her to follow her heart.

(dual POV; stand-alone with series potential)
 
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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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Title: Emergence
Genre: Young Adult Sci-Fi/Cli-fi Dystopian
Length: 73,000
Author: Carolyn Bihldorff

Sixteen-year-old discarded rebel and climbing prodigy Kai dreams of escaping the shattered chasms of Antrum, all that is left of the once prosperous earth. Ireni dreams of the Myth, a fabled oasis that Kai believes is complete, crumbling rubbish. When Kai discovers Antrum is going to be destroyed he must choose between chasing his old dreams of escape, leaving his people to die, and seeking Ireni’s Myth, a legend that could be their only hope—or reveal the unthinkable truth of their dying world.
 
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Title: Dark Darling
Genre: YA Science Fiction / Space Opera
Length: 105,000 words
Author: Bridget Hartman

Ish didn't mean to discover a new Earth. She’s just trying to quit her fast-food job when she saves the life of an alien prince, making her an intergalactic celebrity on a planet she didn’t even know existed. But when she finds out that the royal family is behind a dark cult bent on destroying Earth—and no one will believe her—her exciting new life becomes a dangerous struggle for survival as she fights to save her planet, and they hunt her to silence her.
 
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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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Gena Rasmus

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Feb 11, 2021
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Title: FRACTURE

Genre: YA Fantasy

Length: 80,000 Words

Author: Gena Rasmus


Ansley will stop at nothing to find her brother Connor. Even when that means following him into another world full of deadly beasts and body snatching specters. The allies she makes along the way teach her how to fight, so she can bring Connor home and save the worlds their meant to protect.

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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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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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mccawp

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Feb 6, 2021
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Title: FRENZIED
Genre: YA contemporary thriller
Word count: 72,500
Author: Pat McCaw

Emily blames her father for her mom’s death, but when he’s mauled by a bear on a fishing trip to the remote Canadian wilderness, she must forgive the past and connect with her diva stepsister, Skylar, or they’ll never survive.
 
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Lauren Fraser

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Title: Price of Love
Genre: Adult Contemporary Romance (Series potential)
Length: 85,000 words
Author: Lauren Fraser

Workaholic Mackenzie O'Connor grew up in the rough inner city and knows the importance of having a safe sanctuary; she has put everything on hold, including her sex life, to save the youth center where she works. Then she meets blue-blooded, bad boy, Jake Turner, and suddenly there's more to life than work. Faced with choosing between her love for Jake and saving the youth center and the kids she has sworn to protect, Kenzie is forced to admit that maybe it’s true what they say- Everyone does have a price.
 
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Aquawrites

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Title: Dreams of a Dragon Girl
Genre: Young Adult Fantasy
Length: 109,000 words
Author: Bonnie Jacoby

In a world where dragons were exterminated to stop the plague, an empathic girl believes her grandfather’s forbidden stories of heroic dragons. After waking from a 150-year stasis, a teen dragon is determined to prove that humans are crucial to their survival. But with magic changing the world, igniting old fears and new powers, the girl and the boy dragon must break the shackles of family oppression to save dragons from extinction.

Raya and the Last Dragon meets Red Queen
 
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ssanford

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Sep 30, 2021
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Title: Unlamped
Genre: YA Fantasy
Length: 75,000 words
Author: Samuel Sanford

Welcome to Hell: paradise where all fairy tale, horror, and fantasy monsters go to live out their afterlives in peace after they’ve been murdered. Peace, that is, until the genie of the lamp discovers a living human girl hiding amongst them and angels suspiciously arrive to carry out quality control checks for the first time in centuries. The genie discovers the girl is the angels’ secret to bring monsters and magic back to Earth, and must figure out how to return the girl before time runs out and they lose their peaceful afterlife; after all, nobody wants Hell on Earth.

MONSTERS, INC. X GOOD OMENS
 
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Title: Going Green in Hollywood
Genre: Contemporary YA
Length: 69,000 words
Author: Charlotte Hebert


Callie’s parents aren’t paying attention, but then they are self-absorbed movie stars, and Callie is a literal genius, which makes the gulf between them wider. But now that Callie is sixteen, she decides not to let her parents bother her, but rather to use their A-list fame to help save the planet as she joins an environmental-activist group. As the group’s actions become increasingly dangerous—to both themselves and others—Callie must decide whether to go along with the gang and their exploits, or whether to face what is really driving her.
 
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samreenahsan

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Feb 11, 2021
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Pitch here by REPLYING TO THIS POST from September 29 at 9AM EST to October 1 at 11:59PM
  • Title: Recruiting Mr. Darcy
  • Genre: Romantic Comedy
  • Length:100K words
  • Author: Samreen Ahsan
A humorous modern-day retelling of Jane Austen's Pride & Prejudice, where evening balls are replaced with Muslim meetups and Iftar parties and people have one motive: matrimony.
 
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Erica Obey

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Title: The Brooklyn North Murders

Genre: Off-beat cozy

Length: 81,000

Author: Erica Obey



Fans of The Thursday Murder Club will enjoy this off-beat cozy featuring librarian Mary Watson and a mystery-writing AI program named Doyle. Doyle’s greatest feat of detection has been tracking down a few missing library books, so why does Mary suddenly find herself at the center of a battle to turn her sleepy village into the next Silicon Valley? And when she and Doyle discover a body in the hip-bath that saved Morgansburg, they must find out whether Doyle can solve murders as well as write them.
 
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Title: Nardine the Sardine
Genre: Picture Book
Length: 500 words
Author: Sol Regwan

Nardine is a little sad sardine who searches for her purpose in the sea after observing the skills and awesomeness of the Stingray. Shark, Octopus, Jellyfish and other sea creatures. She seeks to find her self worth and identity among the rest. When Dale the Whale tells her that the answer lies inside her, Nardine realizes that she doesn’t have to be like the rest. Although she doesn’t possess skills like the other sea creatures, she is unique in her own way and proud to be Nardine.
 
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Sburdorf

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Aug 3, 2019
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Title: SEA SILK
Genre: YA Fantasy/Mythology
Length: 74,000
Author: Susan Burdorf

16yo Ariadne, daughter of famous weaver Arachne is a skilled weaver in her own right, but with sea silk - a rare and delicate thread created from a special kind of sea anemone found in only one place in the ocean. Upon receiving a commission from King Reynard that would clear all her family's debt Ariadne sets out to harvest the sea silk only to find her way blocked by a young merman called Conch, son of Triton. But Ariadne is not one to be easily swayed from her task even if the arrogant young god is handsome and sets out to prove with a competition between herself and Athena that she is worthy of both the sea silk and Conch (and if she can avenge her mother's honor along the way, where's the harm in that?).
 
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powoyemi

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Oct 1, 2021
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Title: THE GIRL WITH THE PAINTED WOLVES
Genre: YA Fantasy
Length: 130,000 words
Author: Peju Owoyemi


CITY OF BRASS x BLACK SUN

18th century West Africa. Tella has six days to keep Ga, the most powerful man in Eyeo Kingdom, from claiming the throne. To do so, she must set the girl with the painted wolves free, an act of treason punishable by death. But setting the girl free won’t be easy: she is not who she says she is and has no desire to be set free.
 
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