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Dante Medema
This 2020, Dante Medema is mentoring Young Adult
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Dante Medema
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Dante Medema is an author of books for young readers. She lives in Anchorage, Alaska with her husband, four daughters, and room full of alien memorabilia—and books, of course. When she’s not writing, she dabbles in baking, decorating, painting, and reading up on enneagram personality types or playing with her boston terrier. Her debut novel, THE TRUTH PROJECT, is out on October 13th with Harper Collins / Quill Tree Books—about a girl who finds out via an online ancestry kit that she is the product of an affair.

For Pitch Wars 2020, Dante Medema is co-mentoring with Liz Lawson.

Favorite Books
The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo We Were Liars by E. Lockhart The Astonishing Color of After by Emily X.R. Pan A Short History of the Girl Next Door by Jared Reck Sadie by Courtney Summers
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