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Indie Author Pavilion - Young Adults

Sara Fujimura

Sara Fujimura is a young adult author, creative writing teacher and literacy advocate. Sara has been fascinated by the Spanish Flu since her college epidemiology class days. After writing magazine articles about the 1918 pandemic, she incubated a germ of a story idea for "BREATHE" for over a decade before brining it to life....

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Pamela Israel

You know that saying, "if you see a need, fill it"? If you're anything like Pamela Israel you know that the pool of gymnastics fiction has been in need of some new material for decades. Pam started writing gymnastics fiction at the age of 13....

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DaVaun Sanders

DaVaun Sanders resides in Phoenix, Arizona with his wife and toddler twins. He is a founding member and current Co-Executive Editor of FIYAH: Magazine of Black Speculative Fiction. Find his short fiction at FIYAH, PodCastle, Broken Eye Books, Dancing Star Press (forthcoming) and elsewhere....

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Reno Ursal

Filipino American author and reader on a journey of self-discovery and reflection through the power of storytelling. I received my B.A. in English from The University of Michigan and currently reside in the San Francisco Bay Area....

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