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Our Mentors

Marty Mayberry
Marty Mayberry is not mentoring this year, but has mentored Adult
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Marty Mayberry
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Marty writes cocky beta heroes and kick-ass heroines. When she’s not researching ways to take down killers with everyday household items, she works as an RN/Clinical Documentation Specialist. She lives in New England with her retired Seabee Chief husband, three grown children, not enough cats, and a spunky Yorkie pup who makes her laugh. She writes YA mystery & sci-fi, as well as adult romance-contemporary & romantic suspense. A member of YARWA and a PRO member of RWA, she’s a double ’18 Golden Heart® finalist in short contemporary and romantic suspense.

For Pitch Wars 2019, Marty Mayberry is co-mentoring with Léonie Kelsall .

Recent Favorite Books
THE HATING GAME, Sally Thorne INTERCEPTED, Alexa Martin HOLD YOUR BREATH, Katie Ruggle THE WINNER'S KISS, Marie Rutkoski MISTBORN, Brandon Sanderson
Years Mentored
2015, 2016, 2017, 2018