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Our Mentors

Isabel Ibañez
Isabel Ibañez is not mentoring this year, but has mentored Young Adult
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Isabel Ibañez
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Isabel Ibañez was born in Boca Raton, Florida, and is the proud daughter of two Bolivian
immigrants. A true word nerd, she received her degree in creative writing and has been a
Pitch Wars mentor for three years. Isabel is an avid movie goer and loves hosting family and
friends around the dinner table. She currently lives in Winter Park, Florida, with her
husband, their adorable dog, and a serious collection of books. Say hi on social media at

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Favorite Books

Uprooted by Naomi Novik
The Cruel Prince by Holly Black
Under A Painted Sky Stacey Lee
Sky in the Deep by Adrienne Young
An Enchantment of Ravens by Margaret Rogerson

Years Mentored
2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
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