Pitch to: Stacy Abrams, Senior Editor and Editorial Director at Entangled Publishing

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Pitch to Stacy Abrams, Senior Editor and Editorial Director at Entangled Publishing​





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chellypike

scribbler
Jul 5, 2020
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New Orleans
Title: SANTA MUERTE

Genre: YA Contemporary

Length: 63,000 words

Author: Chelly Pike



It’d be insane to kill her best friend’s step-brother, right? Searching through prayer cards for a Saint for a school project, 17yo Roan Sepulvelda Robichaux finds Santa Muerte. Or did Santa Muerte find her? Roan lit a candle and said a prayer, and maybe got away with murder. Is Amalie’s brother next?
 
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aschuh

scribbler
Jan 19, 2021
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Wisconsin
Title- Magic in the Air
Genre - Paranormal Romantic Comedy
Word Count - 71,000
Author - Adrianna Schuh

Small town baker and single mom Olivia Ayala knows a thing or two about witches, considering she is one.

That's how she knows charming newcomer Draven James is hiding something.

And protecting the town means finding out what, she just has to avoid losing her heart in the process.
 
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Amdenisch

Instructor
Feb 12, 2020
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Abingdon, MD
Title: Devotion
Genre: LGBT poly Romance, Alternate History
Length: 80,000 words
Author: Madelyn (Anna) Denisch

Graham and Ainsley moved away to a new town to escape the 'shame' of their marriage, yet the rumors of their sorted past followed them. Things get interesting when painter Croften comes into the scene, eager to steal Ainsley away, but Ainsley's strong devotion to Graham is a problem, one that Croften can't seem to overcome as the truth of Ainsley's past starts to reveal itself.
 
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Priya Ardis

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Jan 19, 2021
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Dallas
Hi, Please find my pitch below. Thank you!
  • Title: MAD BAD FURIOUS MURDER
  • Genre: YA mystery/romance
  • Length: 55,000 words
  • Author: Priya Ardis

18-year-old Akshani Mason has been spiraling since she was forced to bludgeon a serial killer to death while trying—and failing—to save her mother. Now, her alcoholic father must prosecute the high-profile murder of her childhood teammate, a famous NASCAR driver, but to save his career Akshani will need to find the true killer first. Problem is, this high schooler has no idea how to access the crime scene...until the prime suspect asks her on a date.
 
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Adelaide09

scribbler
Sep 29, 2021
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Colorado
Title: Falling for Buffalo Ridge
Genre: Adult Contemporary Romance
Length: 71,000 words
Author: Addey Vaters

When a Boston businesswoman is stranded at Buffalo Ridge—a Wild West tourist attraction in the Rocky Mountains—she falls for more than just the quaint historical town. Will she be able to save Buffalo Ridge from one of her wealthy investors, and snag the heart of the town’s aloof, but winsome, cowboy manager in the process?
 
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Sburdorf

Calligrapher
Aug 3, 2019
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Tennessee
Title: A GHOST’S CHANCE
Genre: YA Paranormal Romance
Length: 78,000
Author: Susan Burdorf

High School senior Bekka has only one goal in life – divest herself of the ghost of ex-flame Ryan Cooper who won’t leave her alone no matter how much sage she burns. Honestly, just because she was “sort of” responsible for his demise, doesn’t mean she owes him the rest of her corporeal life, does it? But when her dad is kidnapped by the jewel thieves she and Ryan were running from the day he died, she learns that friendships from beyond the veil do have their advantages.
 
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Mary_Rose_Luksha

Ink-slinger
Jul 31, 2021
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Canada
Title: Best Laid

Genre: Contemporary Romance (Comedy)

Length: 86,000 words

Author: Mary Rose Luksha


Ali moves to the kooky little town of Cockburn, PA for a fresh start as the new first grade teacher. A one night stand with a stranger shouldn’t throw a wrench in her plans, until she learns that stranger is Jasper, one of her student’s single dads. If Ali wants a relationship with Jasper, she has to let go of an imagined future and learn to live in the messy, perfect present.
 
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Title: THE QUIET BOY
Genre: YA Gothic Horror (Monster Romance)
Length: 96,000
Author: Samantha Van Dine

THE WICKED DEEP x LET THE RIGHT ONE IN

The lake swallows boys. Even with his unreliable memory, seventeen-year-old Dylan doesn’t believe what the small Midwestern town says about him; he didn’t drown that boy. After years battling PTSD and frightening visions tied to the beach, Dylan’s reality becomes even more muddled when he jumps in the lake to save the new girl, but what he finds lurking underwater isn’t a girl–it's not human.
 
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Andy Stanton

Premium Member
Aug 19, 2010
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Pitch to Stacy Abrams, Senior Editor and Editorial Director at Entangled Publishing​





Pitch Rules:
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    2. Less than 100 words
    3. Be aligned with what the agent or editor requests.
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Title: The Garden Plot
Genre: Women's Fiction/Magical Realism/Romance
Length: 70,000
Author: Andra Stanton
To escape her homicidal husband, gardening aficionado Maggie runs away to a town in Massachusetts where she installs a garden in return for room and board. She thinks she has chosen the plants, but the plants have chosen her, and they help her do battle against her avenging husband when he comes to kill her. Gardening is about to become a matter of life and death.
 
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Rebecca Moore

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Jun 18, 2012
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Author: Rebecca Moore
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Title: Journey Back to Love
Word count: 80,000

I lived my best life. I jumped out of a plane, I swam in the ocean, I met the woman of my dreams, and then I died of cancer. She always wanted children and to travel the world, but she’ll never have those things if she doesn’t let me go.
 
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Title: The Prince Charming School of Romance

Genre: Contemporary romance (sweet, small town)

Length: 80,000 words

Author: Kim Findlay

Nate’s sister goes on a dating show, giving the shy firefighter a chance to finally let plus-sized Gemma know how he feels about her. The dating show gives him a guideline, until his sister comes with her Prince on a hometown date and things literally go up in flames. Nate has to choose between family and love, but Gemma makes his choice for him…
 
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Title: SYNDICATE RISING
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Length: 88,000 words
Author: Amy Craig

Nina has a vexing habit of adopting neglected plants, orphaned dogs, and deadbeat ex-husbands. When her dog goes missing, she discovers her one-night stand is a billionaire in need of reform. Alessio has the business world in his grasp, but he’s fighting to prove himself, recover Nina’s dog, and navigate a future where brute force won’t allow him to win.
 
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Title: Skate Cute
Genre: Small-Town Adult Sweet Romance
Word count: 70,000
Author: Melissa Dykhuis

When almost-graduated PhD student Kriss returns to her small prairie town to escape the fallout of her advisor’s harassment trial, the neighborhood outdoor rink is her escape. Her legs still remember her artistic skating tricks, and two familiar admirers from the nearby fire station remember her legs. But when the trial’s fallout follows Kriss home, it takes all of her newfound courage to stand up under the attacks and trust herself to love again.

Thanks for your time and consideration!
 
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adr90

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Aug 25, 2016
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Pitch to Stacy Abrams, Senior Editor and Editorial Director at Entangled Publishing​





Pitch Rules:
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    2. Less than 100 words
    3. Be aligned with what the agent or editor requests.
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Title: Gale
Genre: YA Historical fantasy
Length: 92,000 words
Author: Adrianne Karasek

Murron, a selkie, washes onto Callum’s Orkney shore in 1746, warning of danger coming from the sea. Nature begins to unravel as storms batter Callum’s fishing village, threatening starvation and death. Together, they must defeat capricious faeries before the gales destroy Callum’s home and the faeries trap Murron under the sea forever.
 
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Pitch to Stacy Abrams, Senior Editor and Editorial Director at Entangled Publishing​





Pitch Rules:
  1. Please review the Pitch FAQ and Information Page for details
  2. Most agents and editors will request a Three-line pitch
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    1. Three lines (sentences)
    2. Less than 100 words
    3. Be aligned with what the agent or editor requests.
We reserve the right to remove any pitches that do not comply with our rules.
Title: A Seed in the Ashes
Genre: YA Contemporary Fantasy
Length: 77,000 words
Author: Christina Wise

When a wildfire burns the family’s vineyard and garden, Addison must give up her culinary internship to help the family restaurant. So, she brokers a deal with the Zodiac Rulers who promise to magically regrow the land in exchange for simple tokens, like a recipe. With the help of her ex’s BFF Theo, she has no problem whipping up garden saving dishes—until her sister’s soul becomes the main dish of their fall feast and only Addison and Theo have the knowledge to save her.
 
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authorkristy

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Aug 6, 2021
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Pitch to Stacy Abrams, Senior Editor and Editorial Director at Entangled Publishing​





Pitch Rules:
  1. Please review the Pitch FAQ and Information Page for details
  2. Most agents and editors will request a Three-line pitch
  3. Your pitch must be:
    1. Three lines (sentences)
    2. Less than 100 words
    3. Be aligned with what the agent or editor requests.
We reserve the right to remove any pitches that do not comply with our rules.
Title: SECOND CHANCE COWBOY
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Length: 95,000
Author: Kristy Anne

29y.o Isabelle loves her relaxed country life, yet she secretly craves adventure. Accompanying Garrett, a broken, widower cowboy on his homecoming trip to Montana to face his estranged family after 10yrs might be too intrepid since she’s attracted to him, and all he can offer is friendship.

Amidst the romantic winterscape of his family’s ranch, with his past flooding back, Issy sees Garrett has a fixer-upper heart capable of un-breaking with the right woman loving it. And she could be the new leading lady in his fairytale if she does everything to not fall in love with him.
 
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celiastgelais

Premium Member
Aug 6, 2020
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Denver
Title: Managing the Mogul
Genre: Historical Romance (Victorian)
Length: 72,000 words
Author: Celia St Gelais

BRINGING DOWN THE DUKE X BRIDGERTON

After she's fired from her governess position, Clara Price finds herself marooned in a snowstorm with John Calder, a striking shipping mogul—and the very man who just rejected her bid for employment. While under his roof, Clara witnesses an attempt to bring down his empire, and she joins John on a dangerous hunt to find out who's after his demise. But when someone from her past publishes a smear campaign that threatens her reputation and livelihood, Clara must learn to rise above the constraints of a male-dominated world by advocating for women’s rights and believing in the possibility she doesn’t have to do it alone.
 
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katurnerauthor

scribbler
Sep 29, 2021
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Title: In the Cards
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Length: 75,000 words
Author: Kat Turner

Rose Jones returns to her small Iowa hometown for Christmas, reeling from the sudden death of her cousin, and is inexplicably drawn to Jason Savage, the town psychic she's never truly noticed before despite him being her twin brother's best friend. Jason deploys his gifts to help Rose process her grief, and their bond deepens. As a fraught holiday season unfolds, the pair stumbles across a mystery surrounding Rose's cousin's death that tests everything they've believed about family, loyalty, and love.
 
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suzallred

scribbler
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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