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Our Mentors

Kimberly Vale
Kimberly Vale is not mentoring this year, but has mentored Young Adult
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Kimberly Vale
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Kimberly is a junior high math and english teacher and lives in Arkansas with her husband and two children. She is a writer of YA fantasy, is a Pitch Wars alum, and is represented by Amelia Appel of Triada US. She enjoys reading character-driven books aimed to destroy her and claims her ships with reckless abandon. When not writing or buried in books, Kimberly goes on adventures with her family, scours Pinterest for new recipes, and plays video games.

Favorite Books

The Cruel Prince by Holly Black
An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir
Six Of Crows by Leigh Bardugo
Illuminae by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff
Warcross by Marie Lu

Years Mentored