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November 2016

PW #332: Young Adult Contemporary Dark Fantasy: QUEEN OF PARTS

Friday, 4 November 2016  |  Posted by Nikki Roberti

Manuscript Status: Finished Mentor: Stacey Trombley & Rebecca Sky Mentee: Rebecca Schaeffer Title: QUEEN OF PARTS Category: Young Adult Genre: Contemporary Dark Fantasy Word count: 85,000 Pitch: Nita doesn’t murder...

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PW #333: Young Adult Contemporary (in verse): LOVE AND OTHER SHARP POINTY THINGS

Friday, 4 November 2016  |  Posted by Nikki Roberti

Manuscript Status: Finished Mentor: Helene Dunbar and Beth Hull           Mentee: Christy Goerzen Title: LOVE AND OTHER SHARP POINTY THINGS Category: Young Adult Genre: Contemporary Novel in Verse Word Count:...

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PW #334: Young Adult Contemporary Fantasy (Own Voices): SURRENDER YOUR SONS

Friday, 4 November 2016  |  Posted by Nikki Roberti

MANUSCRIPT STATUS: Three weeks delivery Mentor: Lisa Amowitz Mentee: Adam Sass Title: SURRENDER YOUR SONS Category: Young Adult Genre: Contemporary Fantasy (Own Voices) Word Count: 95,000 Pitch: In this LOST-inspired thriller, sixteen-year-old...

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PW #335: Young Adult LGBT Dark Fantasy: DEVIL’S CARAVAN

Friday, 4 November 2016  |  Posted by Nikki Roberti

Manuscript Status: Finished Mentor: Jessie Devine Mentee: J.K. Smejkal Title: DEVIL’S CARAVAN Category: Young Adult Genre: LGBT Dark Fantasy Word Count: 88,000 Pitch: When Celia escapes the service of a...

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PW #336: Young Adult Contemporary: LOOK NO FURTHER

Friday, 4 November 2016  |  Posted by Nikki Roberti

Manuscript Status: Finished Mentor: Emily Martin Mentee: Amelia Diane Coombs Title: LOOK NO FURTHER Category: Young Adult Genre: Contemporary Word Count: 80,000 Pitch: Zoe’s journey to Graceland isn’t about Elvis—she’s tracking down her...

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PW #337: Young Adult Historical LGBTQ: A KISS OF BLOOD AND GUNPOWDER

Friday, 4 November 2016  |  Posted by Nikki Roberti

Manuscript Status: Finished Mentor Name: Kip Wilson Mentee Name: Kosoko Jackson Title: A KISS OF BLOOD AND GUNPOWDER Category: Young Adult Genre: Historical (LGBTQ) Word Count: 59,000 Pitch: For seventeen-year-old...

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PW #338: Young Adult Science Fiction/Horror: IN FLESH, WE DROWN

Friday, 4 November 2016  |  Posted by Nikki Roberti

Manuscript Status: Finished Mentor: Cat Scully and Kim Graff Mentee: Ariane Felix Title: IN FLESH, WE DROWN Category: Young Adult Genre: Science Fiction/Horror Word Count: 75,000 Pitch: Donnie Darko meets...

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PW #339: Young Adult Science Fiction: DONOR

Friday, 4 November 2016  |  Posted by Nikki Roberti

Manuscript Status: Finished Mentor: Brian Palmer Mentee: Adalyn Grace Title: DONOR Category: Young Adult Genre: Science Fiction Word Count: 82,000 Pitch: Analeigh has been gifted a new set of eyes...

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PW #340: Young Adult Space Opera: THE LAST RELIC

Friday, 4 November 2016  |  Posted by Nikki Roberti

Manuscript Status: Finished Mentor Name: Monica M. Hoffman Mentee Name: Mikki Tolley Title: THE LAST RELIC Category: Young Adult Genre: Space Opera Word Count: 110,000 Pitch: Princess Lusi has a secret. She lacks the...

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PW #341: Young Adult LGBT Contemporary: LOVE, CHAI & CONFESSIONS

Friday, 4 November 2016  |  Posted by Nikki Roberti

MANUSCRIPT STATUS: Finished Mentor: Natasha Neagle Mentee: Sabina Khan Title: LOVE, CHAI & CONFESSIONS Category: Young Adult Genre:  LGBT Contemporary Word Count: 83,000 Pitch: When seventeen-year-old Rukhsana is caught kissing...

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