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My Friend, Merlin: Harry Potter meets The Godfather. A modern twist to the King Arthur legend...Generously donated by the author!
My Friend, Merlin – A Realistic Fantasy About Friends, Trust, and Transformation
Behind The Story From Pitch To Publish
Spokane, Washington USA August 17, 2020
Looking up I could see I had mere seconds before it was my turn to pitch my story to Brendan Deneen, the Editor for MacMillan Publishing behind the hit series The Walking Dead. I finished scribbling the last line and did the best to hide that I was still out of breath and shaking from running across Manhattan. To my horror I had thirty seconds before I was on my feet, giving the pitch I had just finished. After my pitch I looked at him, and he eyed me a moment before stating, “You could write that story poorly and it would still sell. When it’s ready I want it.” A wave of validation coursed through my whole body—he had just answered the two questions I had come for. Was I cut out for this, and is there something to the geography of genius? Is opportunity and excellence more accessible in certain places? Answered. Both of them. But now the next question. What matters more: motive, or outcome? It would all come down to execution. A golden premise on a silver platter. Would I blow this opportunity? Only time would tell.
Four years later, after internalizing the reality that novel writing and screenwriting are converging, I employed the method and structure of both to arrive at a polished manuscript. The story’s development and pace surprised me, many of the components weaving themselves in a process of flow I can only express as miraculous. The emotional development and arc of all the characters impressed me with the sensation that this story has true potential. After all this time, I believe I have my answer. I’m proud of this one. It has legs, it can actually go somewhere.
ABOUT the AUTHOR
Saul Rip spent his childhood equally divided between Texas, Nevada, and Washington State. He obtained a bachelor degree in art and associate degree in architecture in 2014. He uses his career in the architecture industry to fund his passion for writing. After ten years of walkabout, he settled near the family ranch in the Pacific Northwest of The United States. He is married and has two sons and a new daughter.
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The Second Book is a YA Sci-Fi/Fantasy which sounds Thrilling! I am anxious to read it! This is graciously provided by the author, as well.
The Winds Of Power: The Sleeper Prophecyby Robert Drummond
Published November 12th 2016 by Robert Drummond
SynopsisFour teenagers thrown together develop their powers and friendships in an alien world filled with all manner of strange beings and threats.
The death of a blue-violet star 15 years ago sees solar winds carry charged particles to the ends of the galaxy reaching the outer planet of Earth and interacting with the genes of four babies - heightening powers within them. It is later prophesised that a sleeper from an outer planet will help to overthrow a great evil that threatens to destroy the seven planets that form the Galactic Alliance.
Fifteen years on, the Alliance, now under the shadow of a great evil, takes the teenagers out into space to determine who the sleeper is.
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About Robert Drummond
Robert Drummond has never truly grown up. As a lover of young adult fantasy fiction stories packed with adventure, he was inspired to write by the Harry Potter series (team Gryffindor!). The Winds of Power - the Sleeper Prophecy, delivers a page turning novel that was a semi-finalist in the 2017 Kindle book awards. It follows the adventures of four teenagers as they develop their powers and friendships in an alien world filled with all manner of dangers and strange beings.
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This Third Book, and mostly the Author, Are Both Winners of MULTIPLE Awards! This book is ideal for October's National Bullying Prevention Month! This book is donated by Foreword Publicity.com
Being Small (Isn't So Bad After All) - Mom's Choice Award Winner by Lori Orlinsky
About Lori Orlinsky
Lori Orlinsky is a multi award-winning children's book author, freelance writer and marketing director who lives in Chicago. Lori is certified by the CDC in Bullying Prevention and Response Training and is an ambassador for the PACER's National Bullying Center. At 5"1, she wishes her book "Being Small (Isn't So Bad After All)" was around while she was growing up.
She has received MULTIPLE Personal Awards & Accolades
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I have THREE AWESOME BOOKS to Giveaway to ONE LUCKY WINNER!
This first one is a young children's book - especially good for bald children and their peers.
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My Hair Went on Vacation by Paula Quinn
Category: Children's Fiction (Ages 3-7), 38 pages
Genre: Children's Picture Book | Publisher: Mascot Books
Release date: August, 2020
Content Rating: G. This children's book is for everyone.
This story is about Rosie, who lives in Chicago. Within three weeks she lost all of her hair and asked, "Where did it go?" Rosie loved to rock the bald, without even skipping a beat. She happily wore sunscreen -not even a hat!- in the summer heat. At bedtime, Rosie would tell her own stories with a smile on her face. She'd imagine her hair going on magical adventures all over the place. From a young age, Rosie loved herself and was not phased by her look, So her mother decided to share her spirit to teach others through this book. Come on this adventure with a confident bald girl, Who tells us Bald is beautiful! as she smiles with a twirl. We hope this book can inspire you to love others as they are, And to love yourself every day, whether your hair is near or far.
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Meet the Author:
Paula and Rosie Quinn are the founders of Coming Up Rosies, a nonprofit dedicated to fulfilling Rosie’s dream to make bald kids like her smile confidently. At two years old, Rosie was diagnosed with alopecia universalis, an incurable autoimmune disease that results in baldness. From a young age, Rosie taught her parents how to embrace her difference by coming up with magical adventures of her hair each night before bed. Despite Rosie’s confidence, awkward questions and comments about her baldness started to bother Rosie. One day, her parents surprised her with a head scarf made from one of her paintings. Rosie immediately felt confident again, and wanted to share this feeling of pride with all bald children. Rosie lives in Chicago with her sister Caroline, her parents Paula and Larry, and their bernedoodle, Enzo. As a family, they love to go to Cubs games, have dance parties, and cook Italian dinners at home.
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The second book is a Middle-Grade-Age/YA Fantasy book! It is the beginning of a new, exciting series! It is cordially provided by TwoPR https://twopr.com/ .
Welcome To Superhero School (The Vork Chronicles) by Gracie Dix
Welcome to Superhero School! Join Oliver, Jess, and all their friends on a mission to destroy the power-hungry, evil villains of Vork. From subterranean sewers to lush jungle, from dinosaurs to dragons, our heroes will be pushed to their limits in ways they’d never imagined. Will their collective Powers—Flight, Morphing, Invisibility, Mind Reading, and more—be enough for them to overcome the malevolence of Vork? Or will they stumble over their own doubts and painful histories? This action-packed journey of friendship, hardship, and humor will take our heroes to thrilling new heights and a deeper understanding of their own place in the world. But will that be enough—or will Vork always be one step ahead?
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About Gracie Dix
Graceanne “Gracie” Dix is a highschooler and author of Journey to Superhero School, An Oliver and Jess Prequel to the Vork Chronicles and Welcome to Superhero School, Book One of the Vork Chronicles(April 28, 2020, Toast Industries). She has been writing since she could hold a pencil. When Gracie isn’t writing, she can be found singing, creating art, in the theatre, volunteering, or playing tennis. She loves travel and is a loyal friend. Gracie lives in Dallas, Texas with her parents, Richard and Jennifer, her brother, Nate, whenever he is home from college, and her beloved dogs, Snowball and Sandcastle “Sandy.”
Social media: Gracie's website ~ Facebook ~ Instagram
This third one is an exciting Western adventure for Adults.
This was courteously donated by the author.
Partners Kindle Edition by David M McGowan
About The Authors
Dave McGowan has been a cowboy, forest fire fighter, heavy equipment operator, farmhand, gardener, road musician and businessman. He now writes and works as a commercial driver in Northern British Columbia.
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