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  1. 1. Saguaro books, LLC
  2. 2. Publisher of quality middle grade and young adult fiction
  3. 3. What is Saguaro Books?
  4. 4. Saguaro Books, LLC is a publishing company specializing in middle grade and young adult fiction by first time authors. The office of Saguaro Books, LLC is located at 16201 E. Keymar Dr., Suite 101, Fountain Hills, Arizona, 85268.
  5. 5. We are a print-on-demand publisher. We are not a vanity press. We adhere to strict editorial and publishing standards. We utilize the newest publishing technology available.
  6. 6. Saguaro Books is dedicated to making reading fun.
  7. 7. Stories from Saguaro Books are: • Engaging, • Exciting, • Readable, • Educational.
  8. 8. What we publish… Saguaro Books, LLC publishes middle grade and young adult fiction written by first time authors. Only work by first time authors is considered for publication, with one exception.
  9. 9. Subsequent editions of a formerly published work will be considered if the first edition is no longer available and if the publisher of the first edition is no longer in business.
  10. 10. The author must be able to show that he/she has all rights to publish further editions of the title. This exception is considered on a case by case basis, no precedent will be set.
  11. 11. Saguaro books
  12. 12. What we’ve published…
  13. 13. Kenning Magic Lizzie Ross List Price: $14.95 6" x 9" (12.7 x 20.32 cm) Black & White on White paper 326 pages ISBN-13: 978-1482344288 ISBN-10: 1482344289 BISAC: Fiction / Fantasy / General Kenning Magic, a new novel by Lizzie Ross, tells the story of Noni, who lives in a world where everyone, including infants, can cast magical spells. Everyone, that is, but Noni herself. But she alone can read; she has what her late mother called the ‘Old Knowing’, and this ability is a secret Noni must keep from everyone, including her best friend, Twig.
  14. 14. Gnometopia Bk. 1 Quagmire’s Test Linda Steaveson List Price: $11.95 5" x 8" (12.7 x 20.32 cm) Black & White on White paper 152 pages ISBN-13: 978-1482740820 ISBN-10: 1482740826 BISAC: Fiction / Fantasy / General While on a journey to find the final ingredient for her Practically Perfect Parsley Potion, Quagmire Pinch, has a misstep and tumbles down a cliff drawing the attention of a group of gnomes and discovers that in the past their king has killed any and all witches who have stumbled upon his hidden kingdom.
  15. 15. Mom’s Story; A Child Learns About MS 2nd Edition Mary Jo Nickum 5" x 8" (12.7 x 20.32 cm) Black & White on White paper 80 pages ISBN-13: 978-1478358190 ISBN-10: 147835819X BISAC: Juvenile Nonfiction / Family / Parents Mom’s Story; A Child Learns About MS tells the story of a young girl who sees her mother with some frightening health problems and learns she has MS but she will not die from it.
  16. 16. Fleeting Shadows Bk. 1 Jungle Stalkers Harold T. Bolieu List Price: $11.95 6" x 9" (12.7 x 20.32 cm) Black & White on White paper 236 pages ISBN-13: 978-1484997673 ISBN-10: 1484997673 BISAC: History / Asia / Southeast Asia We were trained by four of the weirdest looking men who had been imported from the Central Highlands of Vietnam to teach us Jungle Warfare. They looked as if they just stepped out of the pages of National Geographic. Their primitive people, called Montagnards (Mon-tag-yards), had lived virtually undisturbed in the Mountainous Highlands of Vietnam for thousands of years. It was said by the Vietnamese people that they were such fierce fighters even the North Vietnamese Army (N.V.A.) gave their villages a wide easement.
  17. 17. Free Runner Jennifer L. Hawes A fourteen-year-old surfer, forced to exchange his Southern California home for a dismal city halfway around the world, steps off the plane in London and steps into the pages of a crime novel. His dad—the only link to his past life— disappears, and a mysterious package—his only link to finding his father—vanishes. List Price: $11.95 5" x 8" (12.7 x 20.32 cm) Black & White on White paper 160 pages ISBN-13: 978-0615982687 ISBN-10: 0615982689 BISAC: Juvenile Fiction / Imagination & Play
  18. 18. Nickel Ice George Giokas List Price: $11.95 5" x 8" (12.7 x 20.32 cm) Black & White on White paper 266 pages ISBN-13: 978-0615982748 ISBN-10: 0615982743 BISAC: Juvenile Fiction / Coming of Age As young Petros maneuvers the hallways of the Hellenic American School for the Arts, it’s the ice cream man, who stops by at recess, from whom he learns the most. Just one year shy of making it into high school, Petros challenges the strict rules of his school while also trying to follow the strict rules of his traditional Greek home in a tough neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens. When he finally gets the chance to go to the specialized high school his brother now attends, his hopes and efforts are challenged by all the authority figures around him, except for his newfound friend, Mulvaney.
  19. 19. The Spice Trader’s Daughter Fran Orenstein List Price: $11.95 5" x 8" (12.7 x 20.32 cm) Black & White on White paper 264 pages ISBN-13: 978-0615990620 ISBN-10: 0615990622 BISAC: Juvenile Fiction / Historical / Europe In 1685, Jean-Claude, son of a French spice merchant, escapes from the violence against Protestant Huguenots and sails to Prussia. He marries and raises a daughter, Katy. At thirteen, Katy is sent away to be the companion spoiled, aristocratic Charlotte, to tutor her in French, which she must learn before an arranged marriage to French nobility. Charlotte's lecherous brother frightens Katy and King Louis XIV sends the entire family back to Prussia in disgrace. Katy then resumes her relationship with Gilles, the blacksmith's nephew.
  20. 20. Who is the publisher? Mary J. NickumOwner/Publisher
  21. 21. Mary J. Nickum is the Editor-in-Chief of Saguaro Books, LLC. Ms. Nickum earned a B.A. degree in English Education at Northland College, Ashland, Wisconsin, a Masters in Librarianship at the University of Washington, Seattle, Washington and a Masters in Interdisciplinary Studies from Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon.
  22. 22. She is a member of the Society for Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI),the Association of Independent Authors (AIA) and Outdoor Writers Association of America (OWAA). See more about the Editor-in-Chief at www.marynickum.com.
  23. 23. Please visit our website at www.saguarobooks.com Please contact the publisher at: mjnickum@saguarobooks.com
  24. 24. Thank you for your interest Music by: BrunuhVille, The Eternal Forest Gothic/Orchestral and Emotional Music released 06 November 2011 Copyright © BrunuhVille

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