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Amanda Panitch
This 2019, Amanda Panitch is mentoring Middle Grade
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Amanda Panitch
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Amanda Panitch spent most of her childhood telling stories to her four younger siblings, trying to both make them laugh and scare them too much to sleep. Now she lives in New York City, where she writes dark, funny stories for teens, kids, and the pigeons that nest on her apartment balcony.

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Recent Favorite Books

A Dash of Trouble by Anna Meriano
The Strange and Deadly Portraits of Bryony Gray by E. Latimer
Amina’s Voice by Hena Khan
Magic Marks the Spot by Caroline Carlson
The First Rule of Punk by Celia C. Pérez

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