what I write :
Humorous, contemporary fiction that appeals to readers who enjoy a spirited, thoughtfully written story, featuring characters who are funny, insightful and imperfect. My books are:
New Adult/Upmarket Women’s Fiction:
Eager to enjoy a carefree and boyfriend-free summer, and succeed at her hectic job as an arts and crafts counselor at a day camp, grad student Savannah Strauss is challenged to learn what’s most important, while meeting a seriously cute custodian with a not-so-secret secret.
(The book is complete at 72,748 words.)
TO LEAVEN :
Upmarket Women’s Fiction:
Desperate for work after her bakery is forced to close, cake artist Kaige Jimenez accepts a job as personal assistant to a rock/reality star and single dad. Soon, she’s juggling jam sessions, juice boxes, new job jitters and Georgie, her employer’s surly bandmate/BFF, for whom she has an unexpected attraction.
(The book is complete at 80,850 words.)
Middle Grade Mystery:
Impulsive, twelve-year-old Girl Scout Penny Markowitz is thrust into intrigue at New York City landmark Radio City Music Hall and risks getting expelled from her troop when she’s determined to help a former Rockette solve a time-sensitive mystery.
(The book is complete at 34,638 words.)
Rooster believes learning to boogie will zap the other
animals out of their slump and restore their sparkle
and spirit. Will Rooster succeed in transforming the
barnyard into a ballroom? How will the farmers react?
Also, where did a country bird like Rooster learn to
dance to rock and roll?
(Written & Illustrated by Tara Tandlich. Complete at 843 words.)
All books are complete. If literary agents would like to read
full or partial manuscripts, see a picture book dummy and/or munch virtual snacks, please contact me. Thanks.
I look forward to hearing from you >>