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Our Mentors

Sunya Mara
This 2020, Sunya Mara is mentoring Young Adult
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Sunya Mara
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Sunya Mara is an author, illustrator, and filmmaker, and was a Pitch Wars mentee in 2019. She studied film and screenwriting at USC, and went on to write and illustrate at Kobe Bryant’s Granity Studios. When not writing, she spends her days searching for unfamiliar fairytales and attempting to steep the most perfect cup of tea.

Her debut YA fantasy is set to be released in 2022 from HMHKids in the USA and Hodder in the UK.

Agent:
Tracey Adams
Adams Literary

Favorite Books

Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones
Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino
The Folk of the Air Series by Holly Black
Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor
Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller

Years Mentored
2020