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Our Mentors

Julie Abe
Julie Abe is not mentoring this year, but has mentored Middle Grade
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Julie Abe
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Julie Abe is the author of the middle grade fantasy EVA EVERGREEN, SEMI-MAGICAL WITCH (2020 / Little, Brown Young Readers) and the second book in the series, releasing 2021. She has lived in Silicon Valley, spent many humid summers in Japan, and currently basks in the sunshine of Southern California with never enough books or tea, where she creates stories about magical adventures.

Sarah Landis
Sterling Lord Literistic

Other Published Works

Eva Evergreen, Semi Magical Witch (Little, Brown Young Readers, 2020)
Eva Evergreen, Book #2 (Little, Brown Young Readers, 2021)

Favorite Books

Keeper of the Lost Cities by Shannon Messenger
The Lockwood Series by Jonathan Stroud
Spin the Dawn by Elizabeth Lim
Nevermoor by Jessica Townsend
Wild Beauty by Anna-Marie McLemore

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