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Our Mentors

Shana Targosz
Shana Targosz is not mentoring this year, but has mentored Middle Grade
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Shana Targosz
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Shana Targosz is a MG/YA and PB author who writes about magical girls, budding friendships, ghosts who may or may not be friendly, and fiercely-held hope. She holds an MFA in Drama/Costume Design and is an award-winning designer of stage and film. As a huge gaming geek, she loves to design custom goods for nerdy-chic companies. When not writing or designing she spends her time playing Zelda, drinking tea, building LEGO creations with her son, and dreaming up different worlds.

Andrea Morrison
Writers House

Favorite Books

Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin
The Boy, the Bird, & the Coffin Maker by Matilda Woods
A Murder Most Unladylike Mystery series by Robin Stevens
The Lockwood & Co series by Jonathan Stroud
Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones

Years Mentored