Pitch to: Lynnette Novak, Literary Agent at The Seymour Agency

Title" RUBY, RUBY
Genre: YA, historical mystery with para elements.
Length: 65K
Author: K.L. Hallam


Summer 1935. Eighteen-year-old, Ruby St. Claire, is a rising star of Weston Music School. Next stop, the Roseland Ballroom Competition—the swingingest band wins a guest spot in a Warren Pictures talkie. The only thing getting in her way, are the visions of death: burnt corpses, murder, and kidnappings. Ruby’s visions have helped Detective Reed since she was fourteen, but when she has a vision of a singer from school being murdered, and a friend goes missing, her visions lead her to believe that she's the killer.
 
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Title: Fibbin' 'Nocchio
Genre: Picture Book
Length: 155 words
Author: Stephanie Maksymiw


Cows don't jump over moons nor do kittens wear mittens. When Pinocchio says he sees all these things, his nose spirals out of control. Explore the world of nursery rhymes in a counting book using the Fibonacci sequence (STEM).
 
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Title: Rota 1/1
Genre: Adult Supernatural Horror
Length: 82,351
Author: Elaine Buckner

Girl with a Pearl Earring X Drag Me to Hell with a love story in the vein of The Fly.
An unexpected tender love develops between the easy mark, Eliotte Avery, and the cursed artist, Rota, painting her portrait. As his hex begins to disembogue to her, the ill-fated couple race to save one another before the curse consumes them both.
 
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Kathleen Lowry

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Title: PRESS PLAY! IMPORTANT MESSAGE INSIDE
Genre: Picture Book/Interactive
Length: 460
Author: Kathleen Lowry

PRESS PLAY! IMPORTANT MESSAGE INSIDE about the amazing, important you. Rewind the story to listen twice about how asking for help makes you smart. Pause the book to dive deep into your creativity. And be sure to scream out loud the most important part that you always need to know.
 
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Steph

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Pitch to Lynnette Novak, Literary Agent at The Seymour Agency​




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Title: What's a Blam Blam?
Genre: Picture Book
Length: 500 words
Author: Stephanie Cotela

Grizz Lee Bear runs the Storytelling Factory and he’s on the lookout for the ultimate bedtime story. His team of ragtag writers keep pitching the same old stories and he’s getting frustrated. Now, they have 24 hrs to come up with something original or lose their jobs, that is, if they’re not too distracted by an exploding UFO.

Hi Lynette, hope you are well. Thank you for considering my pitch. Kind regards, Stephanie
 
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Sonja Hutchinson

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Oct 27, 2020
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Title: Mistaken
Genre: Mystery (cozy)
Length: 85,000
Author: Sonja Hutchinson

Crime analyst Kelly Dunne is stuck behind a desk—until the creator of her favorite fantasy on-line role-playing game is murdered. Because she knows the game, she’s assigned to work the case with Detective Nick Sousa. A troll in her game and a serial killer in the real world intersect with Kelly as the vortex, and she’s got to identify him and catch him before she becomes his next victim.
 
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ScottR

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Oct 28, 2020
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Title: Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaa!!! Invasion of the Stinky Alien Meteorite Slime Bugs
Genre: Middle Grade Humorous Horror
Length: 32,000 words
Author: Scott Rhoades

When alien slime bugs ride a meteor into Marvin’s school, the basketball team turns into shambling zombies, including his best friend. Marvin must discover how to end the schoolpocalypse, and recruit the brainy chess club to help him.
 
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Stephanie.

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Title: Detective Sergeant Mermaid
Genre: Paranormal, Inspirational Mystery, RomCom, POC
Word Count: 85,000
Author: Stephanie Spann
Tropes: Hidden Identity, Partners In Fighting Crime

Kimmie is a Detective Sergeant by day and a time-travelling mermaid by night, living in a sleepy, New Jersey town with no secrets…except one. To prevent a brutal heat wave, she slipped an iceberg from the past into the scorching present. When a bossy, handsome TimeCrime Agent accuses her of saving the Titanic, altering the weather pattern and unleashing an elite team of deadly merfolk-zombie hybrids, Kimmie must rely on her faith and fins to restore the timeline.
 
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Pitch to Lynnette Novak, Literary Agent at The Seymour Agency​




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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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Mindy Hardwick

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Jan 13, 2012
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Title: The World is a Sniff
Genre: Middle Grade, Animal Humor
Length: 40,000 Words
Author: Mindy Hardwick

Stormy. Born for greatness as an agility dog. But greatness slips out of Stormy's paws when he flunks his first puppy agility test and is reassigned as a pet dog, Now, Stormy must learn the rules of backyard dog barking contests, how to coexist with a pesky cat, and most importantly, how to teach his Human how to see the world one sniff at a time.
 
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Mindy Hardwick

Story Laureate
Jan 13, 2012
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Title: Puffin Protectors
Genre: Picture Book
Length: 949
Author Mindy Hardwick

Every year, Micha and Granddad count the nesting puffins on Haystack Rock as their numbers decline. “It’s up to all of us,” Granddad tells Micha. “We must all protect the puffins.” But when Granddad gets sick, will Micha be able to protect the puffins? The Puffin Protectors is a STEM picture book about the tufted puffins at Haystack Rock in Cannon Beach, Oregon.
 
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Karen Todd

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Oct 30, 2020
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Pitch to Lynnette Novak, Literary Agent at The Seymour Agency​




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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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Karen Todd

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Oct 30, 2020
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  • Title: DEMONBINDER
  • Genre: YA historical fantasy
  • Length: 97,000 words
  • Author: Karen Todd
The Bear and the Nightingale X Wintersong for YA readers
From Slavic myth: 16yo Katka’s ancient magic art can bind the demon Černabog. When Černabog threatens her family, she must choose: take a bargain to save her family but let him go free or fight and risk eternal entrapment.
 
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  • Title: Making Waves
  • Genre: Contemporary Romance (rom-com)
  • Length: 73,000 words
  • Author: DK Marie
LILITH BROOKS has a serial-cheating husband who won't sign their divorce papers and is issuing threats if she doesn't return to him by the end of the summer. She needs to free herself of him, figure out how to support herself and daughter, and find the confident woman she was before marrying.


She has a million reasons to keep her new neighbor, and sexy single dad, Asher, in the friend zone, but one kiss could obliterate them all.
 
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Mkuty9

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Jun 14, 2019
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Title : Resident Ego
Genre : Adult Thriller
Length : 80,000 words
Author : Michael Kuty

Try to think of a place with more bad luck tied to it than Las Vegas. Can’t be done, right? Now think what it would be like to be the center of all that bad luck. Sir Arthur Strand is the filling in a bad juju sandwich and he’s lost everything. Can he stay alive long enough to save the Queen of England and all of Sin City from a nuclear bomb?
 
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Erika Writes

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Sep 24, 2021
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  • Title: Deep End Treasure?
  • Genre: Informational Fiction Picture Book
  • Length: 490 words
  • Author: Erika Romero

It’s pool party season and budding marine biologist Maria is committed to overcoming her fear of the pool’s deep end. Maria’s knowledge of the scary animals that live in deep waters increases her fear, until Mama reassures her that the only thing she’ll find in the deep end is treasure. Maria’s not so sure, so she searches for clues in her favorite books and then jumps into the deep to find out for herself!
 
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