Pitch to: Karly Dizon, Associate Literary Agent at Fuse Literary

BeckyWalker

scribbler
Oct 1, 2021
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Texas
Title: MY FEARLESS SHADOW
Genre: PB Fiction
Length: 435 words
Author: Becky Walker

A young girl sees opportunities throughout the day to befriend a lonely classmate, protect a pal from bullies and ask a widow to join her family for dinner. But she lacks the courage to listen to her inner voice. So her FEARLESS SHADOW leads by example until she gains the confidence to finally step into her own shadow.
 
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delureydan

scribbler
Sep 30, 2021
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Vermont
Title: How Your Grandparents Saved the Earth
Genre: Picture Book
Words: 768
Author: Dan Delurey

It’s the year 2080, and young twins Keegan and Keisha are sitting around a campfire listening to their parents tell stories. Wait…What? Our grandparents and other family members helped save the world from climate change? How did they do that?

(Optional Climate Back Matter)
 
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delureydan

scribbler
Sep 30, 2021
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101
Vermont
Title: The Little Knight
Genre: Picture Book
Words: 994
Author: Dan Delurey

Cassie’s Grandfather tells her a bedtime story about a medieval king who is polluting his kingdom, and how a young knight leads the people as they force him to change. In her dream that night, Cassie becomes the little knight, and her raised sword turns into something else that she wields as she helps lead the fight to stop climate change.

(Optional Climate Back Matter)
 
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GeriGuad

Storyteller
Apr 5, 2021
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2,581
Canyon Lake, TX

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MOTHER TO ALL: OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE
Genre: Children Picture Book
1,107 words
AUTHOR: Geraldine Guadagno

There is one mother of humanity, and she is a humble queen, who showed herself in the likeness of “one of the least.” She once peacefully united two very different civilizations. If we turn to her as our mother, she may help us to realize that we’re all brothers and sisters, and help us to be united, rather than divided.
 
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SamoneY

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Oct 1, 2021
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USA
Title: SILKEN VOICES
Genre: YA Fantasy
Length: 102,000 words
Author: Samone Yuen

To slay the madness-spreading Hauntress, princess Baoji recruits KaLai—a boy who is mute —to teach her illegal Song magic, unwittingly giving him what he wants most: access to the Emperor. As they break the law together time after time—from saving a child about to have her tongue cut out to breaking into the Emperor’s library—they go from uneasy allies to more than friends. So when KaLai is captured after attempting regicide, and Baoji becomes the Emperor’s target by association, Baoji must decide if she’ll battle the Hauntress, save KaLai from execution, or flee the city alone.
 
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Title: I DO HAIR
Genre: Picture Book - Fiction
Length: 554 words
Author: Jessica Milo

Arlo wants to be just like his hairstylist mom and transform hair into anything imaginable! But he just can’t stop himself from snipping the hair off of whatever catches his eye, and Mama is NOT thrilled. How can he work his magic if he is limited to only a hairbrush?
 
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LisaLee3

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Oct 1, 2021
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Title: FIRST DAY FOR PLANET GJ
Genre: Picture Book
Length: 500 words
Author: Lisa Lee Furness

Thirty-one light-years away from his old solar system, planet GJ sets off for his first day at Planetary Elementary for Celestial Learners. But his orb aches with worries as he navigates around a new school, unfamiliar planets, and a different language. GJ must courageously spin through each new trajectory hoping to find his way.

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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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SandySue

Wordsmith
Feb 13, 2019
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Springfield, IL
Title: One Small Summer
Genre: MG Fantasy
Length: 57,000
Author: Sandra Panting

Decades ago, a group of little folk left their main underground colony and made new colonies in above ground locations, however the main colony is determined to reunite all the colonies and have resorted to unsavory means to make this happen. But when Josie and her step-sister get shrunk after accidentally walking into a fairy war, they're drawn into the little folk problems while they work to return to normal size. The little folk insist they're trying to help, but what if they're not?
 
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Cheryl018

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Sep 12, 2021
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Chicago
Title: A WANTS TO BE C
Genre: Picture Book
Length: 451 words
Author: Cheryl Simon

Anxious A dreaded the pressure of being first for attendance and line leader. She admired C for her calm and cool nature and was convinced life would be better as C. But when C came down with a case of SEAsonal allergies, A got to fill in for C and realized life as C was not as cushy as it appeared.
 
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mona p

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Sep 30, 2021
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Maine
Title: From Tennessee Bandit to White House Pardon
Genre: Historical Fiction PB
Length: 595 words
Author: Mona Pease (narrator, Rebecca Raccoon)

Rebecca Raccoon arrives at the White House thinking she's a Thanksgiving dinner guest of President and Mrs. Coolidge . She hears the truth when the President declares he's never eaten raccoon and doesn't intend to now. Mrs. Coolidge comes to the rescue and decides that Rebecca should live with them and bestows on her the honor, White House Raccoon.
 
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J.D. Faver

Instructor
Feb 13, 2011
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8,336
Texas. USA
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Title: Legend
Genre: YA-Fantasy
Length: 50,231
Author: Calista Anastasia/June Faver

Nerdy in high school means smart enough to deal with the world, but when you’re nerdy and discover you’re a witch, descended from generations of strong witchy women , the world suddenly looks scary. Aside from learning of her gifts, Mercy has to deal with Alistair, her now missing grandmother’s cat, to act as adviser. Then the hottest boy in school asks her out, stirring jealousy in the ‘mean girl’ camp. This is a minor annoyance compared to the roiling disaster arising when the coven of evil witches, emboldened by the absence of Mercy’s grandmother, plan to take over the town. Mercy and her two non-witch besties scramble to protect the town, while Mercy’s prospective boyfriend is kept in the dark. This is the first of 5 novels in the series.
 
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JenWein

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Oct 30, 2020
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West Virginia
Title: The Great Worm Escape
Genre: Picture Book
Length: 483
Author: Jennifer Weingardt

Riley finds it hard to make friends at her new school. During Show and Tell, one of her pet worms escapes and she and her new classmates must find him before the principal discovers him first. New friends join together to hunt him down and do silly worm dances along the way.
 
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J.D. Faver

Instructor
Feb 13, 2011
169
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8,336
Texas. USA
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Title: Haley’s Magic Day
Genre: Picture Book
Length: 996
Author: Calista Anastasia/June Faver


Haley is wearing her purple overalls when she and her Nana visit a magic shop, where the owner, Geoffrey the Magician, invites them to look around, but warns them not to touch anything. While Nana is checking the books, Haley uncorks a bottle and inhales a wisp of pink vapor, which unfortunately, turns her into a pink flamingo in purple overalls. This is when Geoffrey breaks down, admitting that he just bought the shop from Wesley the Magician, and he has no idea what the potions do. Desperate trial and error with mystical outcomes ends with an ALMOST perfect return to normal.
 
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J.D. Faver

Instructor
Feb 13, 2011
169
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8,336
Texas. USA
www.junefaver.com
Title: Nellynob Needletoes
Genre: Middle Grade
Length: 3,546
Author: Calista Anastasia/June Faver


Nellynob interacts with her friends and neighbors. All have different abilities and together their community is reciprocal, each member giving and receiving to meet the community needs. And yet, her friends take their talents for granted, wishing they had different abilities. Nellynob does her best to help her friends grow. A middle-grade with a message. Everyone has different talents and abilities.
 
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J.D. Faver

Instructor
Feb 13, 2011
169
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8,336
Texas. USA
www.junefaver.com
Title: Stubborn Shoes
Genre: Picture Book
Length: 996
Author: Calista Anastasia/June Faver


Cassie is sent to her room to reflect on her very stubborn behavior. She does not believe this applies to her. She throws herself across her bed, but when her mother calls her to supper, she finds that her shoes are rebelling and refuse to allow her to put them on her feet. She has quite a time trying to convince the stubborn shoes to cooperate.
 
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J.D. Faver

Instructor
Feb 13, 2011
169
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8,336
Texas. USA
www.junefaver.com
Hi Karly! I sincerely apologize for posting this glut of pitches. I'm so excited about this opportunity I shared it with all my friends. Please just shake your head & ignore me if my stories are not for you, but I appreciate your time & attention. I will leave you with the last of my tidbits. Sorry. ;)
3 lines/3 stories
Wind Song:
A middle grade about a girl, her horse and a tornado.
The Land of Me: This picture book celebrates everyone’s unique differences.
Weasel Woe: A Suess-like tale of two weasel brothers who encounter a measles-covered martin (art included)
 
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Aminator01

scribbler
Oct 1, 2021
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30004
Title: Dinosaur Adventure
Genre: Picture Book
Length: 504 words
Author: Amy LaPointe

When ten dinosaurs set their sights on a great adventure, nothing can stop them! Except, one gets tangled in tree branches, another stops for lunch, and yet another is distracted by a shadow-friend. Soon the dinosaurs are down to one, but when he shows up at the beach, he finds quite the surprise!
 
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kittooney

scribbler
Sep 29, 2021
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0
21
New York
Title: Rat, Jack, and the Impossible Job
Genre: Middle Grade Fantasy
Length: 71,000 words
Author: Camellia Phillips

After tentacled machines invade Earth, twelve-year-old swashbuckling spy Rat and her best friend, cautious inventor Jack, lead a crew of “sewer-smart” orphans. When their youngest crew member gets sick, they’ll barter anything to cure him, even something they don’t have: a valuable power source from the invaders’ fortress. Time for an epic heist!
 
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Title: L is for Hero
Genre: Middle-Grade Contemporary
Length: 45,000 words
Author: Mark Kennedy

Jaker's grandpa is a retired super-villain, pushing Jaker to destroy the school gym. Pete's grandfather is a retired superhero and only Pete can stop Jaker if he can get powers of his own. Peter and Jaker are about to become arch-nemesis’, and their grandpas may have something to do with that.
 
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jennimeade

scribbler
Oct 1, 2021
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Maryland
  • Title: Living on a Prayer
  • Genre: Young Adult Urban Fantasy
  • Length: 95,000 words
  • Author: Jenni Meade

Killing a mob boss isn’t easy--killing one gifted with supernatural sight is even harder. And if that same boss is your dad... well, good luck.
Caspar St. Cyr has his own ghost-given gift of prophecy that could even up the odds, but it'll still take a miracle--and a crack team, while all he's got is the ghost possessing him, the hitman that killed his best friend, and the chaotic thief that they're all a little in love with.

Pitch to Karly Dizon, Associate Literary Agent at Fuse Literary​




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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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