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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 big dreams, but maybe there’s another way.
 
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suzallred

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Sep 30, 2021
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spokane, WA
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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Title: Crushing

Genre: YA, Sci-fi, Romance, F/F

Length: 54,000 words

Author: TR Simmons

Atarah is a seventeen-year-old tomboy living in a time when AI computers use popularity and beauty to shape people’s social status. The Crush-it dance is her best chance to discover her secret admirer and achieve better social standing. On the night of the dance not only are her personal hopes at stake but also Earth’s survival, if love passes her by.
 
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Title: NO WHEY, MISS MUFFET! A FARM-TO-TUFFET GUIDE ON HOW CHEESE CURDS ARE MADE
Genre: Picture book
Length: 529 words
Author: Stacy W. Flannery

Miss Muffet and Spider have reconciled their differences to come together to educate inquisitive minds on how North America’s cheesiest, squeakiest snack is created. The newly empowered nursery rhyme characters outline the curd-making journey from cow to creamery, pasteurization to coagulation. A humorous chord is struck when describing this 200-year-old method, but it just might be Miss Muffet who has the last laugh.
 
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Gena Rasmus

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Feb 11, 2021
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Nevada
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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BBurak

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Sep 30, 2021
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Michigan
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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Title: Buds and Bees
Genre: Picture book/fiction
Length: 393 words
Author: Russell Wolff

Bees can be such bullies! When a bee won’t buzz off, a determined girl seeks the courage to get past it to pick a wildflower bouquet for her dad’s special day. But is the bee really a bully, and is bravery enough?

Thanks for your consideration!
 
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Gena Rasmus

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Feb 11, 2021
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Nevada
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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careyfblankenship

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Sep 29, 2021
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Atlanta
Title: The Revived Girls’ Guide to Battling Ghosts
Genre: MG Horror
Length: 59,000 words
Author: Carey Blankenship

Two years ago, 12-year-old Rilee came back from death and brought back anxiety, the ability to see ghosts, and Bob, her talking shadow dog.

While visiting the haunted Crescent Hotel with her parents, Rilee meets Emerson, a 12-year-old professional ghost hunter hoping to free the spirits at the hotel, and the two devise a plan: Rilee will hunt spirits if Emerson helps Rilee prove to her parents that her anxiety doesn’t control her.

To complete this quest, Rilee will have to battle terrifying spirits who won’t leave her alone, an evil specter set on taking away her second life, and growing feelings for Emerson, who’s quickly becoming more than just part of the deal.
 
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TITLE: THE LIST: HOW DANI P. MONARCH CHANGED HER LIFE
GENRE: picture book (informational fiction)
LENGTH: 150 words + backmatter
AUTHOR: Carrie Karnes-Fannin

TO-DO:•Start List•Eat Egg Case...Thus one fine spring day, a tiny milkweed-loving caterpillar with much to do and little time to do it begins her life changing list. Dani P. Monarch's story checks all the boxes--humor, read-aloud fun, and cool STEM facts.
 
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mccawp

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Feb 6, 2021
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Iowa
Title: LET'S GO PADDLE BOARDING!
Genre: Nonfiction Early reader
Words: 2700
Author: Pat McCaw

What's SUP? Stand Up Paddle boarding is an exciting water sport enjoyed at any age and can even include the family dog. In Let's Go Paddle Boarding, learn the history of paddle boarding, the anatomy of a board, how to ride, what activities to enjoy, and even learn some special maneuvers.
 
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mccawp

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Feb 6, 2021
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Iowa
Title: A PORTRAIT OF MAGIC
Genre: MG fantasy
Words: 52,000
Author: Pat McCaw

Payton’s family moves to a top-secret NASA location and into the creepy Melville mansion. When she finds a hidden portrait locked behind a red door, she discovers an ancient witch trapped inside the image who needs Payton’s help to escape.

Payton must determine if the witch’s promises of friendship and family are true, or she risks helping a dark witch to destroy her world.
 
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TITLE: THE CAKE CONUNDRUM, A BAKER'S BURROW MYSTERY
GENRE: chapter book (cozy mystery/ humor/ fiction)
LENGTH: 7k words
AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR : Carrie Karnes-Fannin (www.carriekarnesfannin.com)

It's universally acknowledged a birthday must have cake and for Blanche, who keeps every pie plate and rolling pin in 227 Baker's Burrow within hop's reach, that's a carrot cake. But the day before her birthday, this bunny's orderly world is upended when four missing carrots, two suspects, and a dash of deceit create a recipe for mystery. Along with a fashion-mad squirrel sidekick, Blanche must sift through the clues if there's any hope of saving her party.
 

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ssanford

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Sep 30, 2021
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Washington
Title: The Boy in the Fog
Genre: YA Horror / paranormal suspense
Length: 75,000 words
Author: Samuel Sanford

Connor and a mysterious figure in the fog may have been the last people to see his classmate before he went missing. When the downtown renovation project unearths a train from the lake, the small town becomes terrorized every night and Connor can’t help but think there’s a connection to his missing classmate. Connor pulls his friends into the mystery of just what was pulled up from the lake’s murky depths and what lurks in the fog; a mystery that will take them through their town's history as they race to save its future.
 
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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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AmyDill

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Oct 23, 2019
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Title: The Umbrella Maker's Apprentice
Genre: YA Historical speculative
Length: 70,000 words
Author: Amy Dillmann

London 1831. The rain has been falling for ten years since the last tree in London was felled, and the city is rotting. Ben knows an apprentice umbrella maker stands no chance with the daughter of London's wealthiest shipping merchant, but when he learns of a voyage bound for the distant land of Tierra del Fuego in search of a fabled tree that could reverse the city's fortunes, Ben risks everything to prove he can something more than just a boy who makes umbrellas.
 
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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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Title: The Truth About Chickens
Genre: Middle Grade Contemporary LGBT
Length: 63,000 words
Author: Amy G Coombs (she/they)

Noah, 12, painfully shy and possibly pansexual, hides behind filming and half-truths to hold onto his judgy, outgoing bff. A crusade to save a wacky neighbor’s backyard chickens from slaughter unites the two friends, but Noah's crush on the opponent’s son could tear them apart. Noah must learn to trust himself and claim his truth before he can step in front of the camera to save both his friendship and the flock.
 
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