Pitch to: Kortney Price, Ravenquill Literary Agency

Victoria

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Sep 29, 2021
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Title: War and Peas
Genre: PB
Length: 351 words
Author: Victoria Aranda

Podless Pea and his green army roll into battle usurping the turkey and taking center stage on the big platter. Spud, Miss Angry Pecan, and Lenny Stringbean wage an all out food fight, then an unexpected guest places them all on the same plate.
 
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mycupoftea&pen

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Feb 12, 2021
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Pitch to Kortney Price, Ravenquill Literary Agency​




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Title: ZITI'S GARDEN
Genre: Picture Book
Length: 353 Words
Author/Illustrator: Alvina Leder

Ziti grows art in her garden, but because Ziti is a zebra, all her art is black and white. All the animals in town love and embrace what Ziti grows--sculptures, fashion, literature, etc.--and make it a part of their lives until one day, Ziti's next door neighbor, a brown sheep named Gordon, hollers: YOUR ART IS BORING! Fortunately, Ziti is clever and knows exactly how to spice up her garden in a most creative and artistic way!
 
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CallieBee

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Oct 10, 2020
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Title: THE LITTLE BOOK OF BIG MISTAKES
Genre: Picture Book
Word Count: 884
Author: Callie Dean
Comps: SHE PERSISTED (Chelsea Clinton & Alexandra Boiger) x A WHALE OF A MISTAKE (Ioana Hobai)

Everyone makes mistakes. Even Ada Lovelace. Even Ella Fitzgerald. Even … you!

Mistakes are essential to the creative and scientific process. Journey through history to celebrate the blunders of 12 artists, scientists, athletes, and world leaders.
 
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AJClay

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Feb 14, 2020
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Title: The Banshee’s Kiss
Genre: YA urban fantasy
Length: 69000 words
Author: AJ Clay

Sion's fallen for the charming Flora but there's one hitch: she's a banshee, and Sion's top of her hitlist. As death starts to touch her family, Sion must discover if Flora will defy her boss for a human – or if her love is really to die for. Killing Eve meets Out Of The Blue.
 
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rozanark

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Jul 6, 2021
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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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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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annawrites

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Sep 30, 2021
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Title: Love Makes Room
Genre: PB
Length: 650 words
Author: Anna Vosburgh

Mama says there's lots of room in the little blue house, but when people and animals keep coming, Sam thinks the house might burst--until he realizes that even when your home and heart are full, love makes room for more.

Humorously narrated, this timeless story of interdependence and community depicts loss of job, mobility, and family, as well as the complicated mix of feelings that arise anytime we share our space with others.
 
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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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ReinaSielle01

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Sep 12, 2021
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Title: Blaze of the Wicked
Genre: YA Urban Fantasy
Length: 107,000 words
Author: Dashai Bauer, writing as "Reina Sielle Daye"


A Shadow Bright and Burning X The Burning Sky

Seventeen-year-old Mira learns she is a witch—a Risperian—and much too late. Risperians are evil beings. And now that Mira knows an ancient group of dragons—Dracedonians—were wrongfully captured and are now held prisoner by the Risperians, Mira chooses to do what is necessary to save them, even if it means risking her own life.
 
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KatieW

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Jun 6, 2018
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Title: ISLAND IN THE SKY
Genre: Informational fiction picture book
Word Count: 460
Author: Katie Walsh

Strong and mighty, Tree grows beside a great lake. Home to creatures big and small, she protects them against the harsh storms that pummel the shore. But after years of wild winds, the ground erodes around her. Now an ISLAND IN THE SKY with her roots hugging the earth, Tree must hold on to keep the forest from crashing into the water below.
 
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Title: The Dark Between Stars
Genre: YA Fantasy
Length: 85,000
Author: Riina Corrigan
Comp: “Star Wars” meets “The Cruel Prince”

Orphaned hunter Qynn loathes the Drakon: invasive warriors who annexed her homeland and destroyed her family. When they take Casaeh, her only friend, Qynn pursues her on a rescue mission to the infamous Sand City, hub of vice and violence—and into the aegis of the ruthless (yet alluring) General Varthyeon. Varthyeon's dangerous alliance may be the only thing that can give Qynn a chance to save not only Casaeh, but her tribe and her home—if she’s willing to risk her life in the Drakon’s brutal game of fight to the death—and if destroying her enemy is worth sacrificing her heart.
 
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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. Fiery 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 beyond the Stone Forest, a legend that could be their only hope—or reveal the unthinkable truth of their dying world.
 
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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: I’m a Rock Climber
Genre: Picture book
Length: 613 words
Author: Emily Durant

Charlie desperately wants to make his parents proud when they take him rock climbing for the first time, but how can he make it to the top when his legs begin to shake and his arms feel like wet noodles? He gives it his all but has to come to terms with disappointment and the idea that “making it to the top” may not be the only thing that matters in this unique sport.
 
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Title: The Christmas Mouse
Genre: Picture book
Length: 425 words
Author: Emily Durant

A mouse, Pip, and his family struggle through a cold, snowy night after being displaced from their woodpile on Christmas Eve. Though they make it into the quiet warmth of a nearby house, there is nothing to eat or drink and Pip worries that his little pups may not survive the night. Pip appeals to a quirky, rosy-cheeked man in the house who, before he disappears up the chimney, makes it clear that no creature is too small to be a part of the Christmas season’s love and joy.
 
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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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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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