Brooke Muschott

Brooke Muschott - Editor

Menlo Park, CA, USA

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I'm an experienced ghostwriter, editor, and designer, with a specialization in continuity editing and young adult fiction. I have a degree in Creative Writing and double minors in Multimedia Design and Studio Art from Pepperdine University. I started as a continuity editor on a New York Times bestselling series seven years ago, and since then my career has expanded to include all types of editing, ghostwriting, and design.

Beyond your project alone, if you're looking to understand your fandom, look no further. I have two years of experience with executing qualitative fandom research and applying the findings to social media campaigns.
Languages
English (US)
Fiction
Children's - Middle Grade
Young Adult & Teen

Work experience

Creative Consultant and Continuity Editor

Kingdom Keepers Team
September, 2011 – Present (almost 8 years)

-Contributing writer for the book The Syndrome: A Kingdom Keepers Adventure
- Edited seven New York Times Bestselling books for continuity
- Edited, brainstormed, and researched for the books in the series
- Provided insights into genre and fandom trends to help guide the series towards success
- Contributed writing to the eNovella Unforeseen, published March 2014
- Collaborated to write a game based on the books to be played in the Disney parks
- Managed and implemented social media strategies for the ‘Ridley Pearson’ Tumblr and Instagram
- Promoted the series at events in Walt Disney World and Disneyland, as well as D23 Expo
- Wrote promotional material to be distributed at events
- Assisted with Disney 365 shoot and other promotional videos for the 7th book

Editorial and Research Associate

Ampersand
July, 2015 – July, 2018 (about 3 years)

Brainstormed, developed, wrote, and edited content for our app based on existing franchises, working with top authors at imprints including TorTeen, Little, Brown & Company, HarlequinTeen, and HarperTeen.

Kingdom Keepers Insider (KKI) Content and Community Manager

Coliloquy
April, 2013 – May, 2018 (about 5 years)

- Designed and managed activities on KKI to solicit fan input and teach kids writing
and critical thinking skills while promoting the next book in the series
- Acted as a public relations representative corresponding with users, helping
manage affiliated social media, and wrote blog post for company blog
- Read more than 15,000 user fan fiction submissions to the Kingdom Keepers
Insider (KKI) website and evaluated them to decide which should be used in the
seventh and eighth books of the Kingdom Keepers series

Portfolio (10 selected works)

Kingdom Keepers VII: The Insider

Ridley Pearson

The Kingdom Keepers' senior year in high school is almost over. For more than three years, things have been quiet. Their battles are long behind them, they agree, the threat to the Disney realm silenced-albeit at great cost. But inside the catacombs of the Aztec temple where Finn Whitman faced down his nemesis, the monstrous Chernabog, a new threat brews. Deception and betrayal rock the Kingdo... read more

The Kingdom Keepers' senior year in high school is almost over. For more than three years, things have been quiet. Their battles are long behind them, they agree, the threat to the Disney realm silenced-albeit at great cost. But inside the catacombs of the Aztec temple where Finn Whitman faced down his nemesis, the monstrous Chernabog, a new threat brews. Deception and betrayal rock the Kingdo... read more

Kingdom Keepers The Return: Disney Lands

Ridley Pearson

With the defeat of the Overtakers behind them, the five teenagers known as the Kingdom Keepers should be celebrating. By all accounts they saved Disneyland from certain destruction. Why then did their mentor leave one last puzzle for them to decipher? The Keepers must solve a puzzle of the past, or be crushed under an evil that makes the Overtakers seem like gentle souls.

With the defeat of the Overtakers behind them, the five teenagers known as the Kingdom Keepers should be celebrating. By all accounts they saved Disneyland from certain destruction. Why then did their mentor leave one last puzzle for them to decipher? The Keepers must solve a puzzle of the past, or be crushed under an evil that makes the Overtakers seem like gentle souls.

Kingdom Keepers: The Return Book Two: Legacy of Secrets

Ridley Pearson

Disneyland, Opening Day, 1955. When five present-day teenagers known as the Kingdom Keepers find themselves thrown into a past that would make anyone envious, things don't exactly work out the way they'd hoped. Finn, Charlene, Maybeck, Willa, and Philby open a door into a place and a time when the legend of the Disney parks is just starting. They are there, in 1955, to retrieve Walt Disney's i... read more

Disneyland, Opening Day, 1955. When five present-day teenagers known as the Kingdom Keepers find themselves thrown into a past that would make anyone envious, things don't exactly work out the way they'd hoped. Finn, Charlene, Maybeck, Willa, and Philby open a door into a place and a time when the legend of the Disney parks is just starting. They are there, in 1955, to retrieve Walt Disney's i... read more

Kingdom Keepers The Return Book 3: Disney At Last

Ridley Pearson

The stakes are high--both for the past and the future. The finale of The Return series leaves the Kingdom Keepers with unimaginable choices to make.

The stakes are high--both for the past and the future. The finale of The Return series leaves the Kingdom Keepers with unimaginable choices to make.

The Syndrome

Ridley Pearson

When Amanda travels east to Orlando on a hunch, she's met with the worst news possible. Kingdom Keeper Finn Whitman is missing. Calling on her own gift (she's telekinetic), her sister Jess's ability to dream the future, and their fellow Fairlie Mattie Weaver's unexplained ability to read minds through physical contact, the three gifted girls must navigate treachery, deception, and the stubborn... read more

When Amanda travels east to Orlando on a hunch, she's met with the worst news possible. Kingdom Keeper Finn Whitman is missing. Calling on her own gift (she's telekinetic), her sister Jess's ability to dream the future, and their fellow Fairlie Mattie Weaver's unexplained ability to read minds through physical contact, the three gifted girls must navigate treachery, deception, and the stubborn... read more

Kingdom Keepers VI: Dark Passage

Ridley Pearson

The five Kingdom Keepers and their core friends have uncovered a startling truth: Maleficent and the Overtakers (Disney villains) are plotting a catastrophic event that could have repercussions far beyond the world of Disney.Aboard the Disney Cruise Line's inaugural passage through the new Panama Canal, the Keepers and their holograms uncover a puzzle hidden within the pages of a stolen journa... read more

The five Kingdom Keepers and their core friends have uncovered a startling truth: Maleficent and the Overtakers (Disney villains) are plotting a catastrophic event that could have repercussions far beyond the world of Disney.Aboard the Disney Cruise Line's inaugural passage through the new Panama Canal, the Keepers and their holograms uncover a puzzle hidden within the pages of a stolen journa... read more

Kingdom Keepers V: Shell Game

Ridley Pearson

As the Disney Fantasy joins the cruise fleet, a special treat is in store for guests aboard its inaugural sail from Cape Canaveral to Los Angeles: the Disney Host Interactive teenage guides will be part of the Fantasy crew.Finn, Maybeck, Charlene, Willa, and Philby are to attend the cruise as celebrity guests, and to perform a ribbon cutting for the DHI server to go live. The Fantasy is now th... read more

As the Disney Fantasy joins the cruise fleet, a special treat is in store for guests aboard its inaugural sail from Cape Canaveral to Los Angeles: the Disney Host Interactive teenage guides will be part of the Fantasy crew.Finn, Maybeck, Charlene, Willa, and Philby are to attend the cruise as celebrity guests, and to perform a ribbon cutting for the DHI server to go live. The Fantasy is now th... read more

Lock and Key: The Final Step

Ridley Pearson

“Will leave you dying to know more.” —Rick Riordan, author of the #1 bestselling Percy Jackson seriesThe New York Times bestselling author of the Peter and the Starcatchers and Kingdom Keepers series, Ridley Pearson, brings us the thrilling conclusion to the Lock and Key trilogy.Before James Moriarty and his sister Moria enrolled in Baskerville Academy, they were inseparable—as close to best f... read more

“Will leave you dying to know more.” —Rick Riordan, author of the #1 bestselling Percy Jackson seriesThe New York Times bestselling author of the Peter and the Starcatchers and Kingdom Keepers series, Ridley Pearson, brings us the thrilling conclusion to the Lock and Key trilogy.Before James Moriarty and his sister Moria enrolled in Baskerville Academy, they were inseparable—as close to best f... read more

Lock and Key: The Downward Spiral

Ridley Pearson

“Will leave you dying to know more.” —Rick Riordan, author of the #1 bestselling Percy Jackson seriesThe New York Times bestselling author of the Peter and the Starcatcher and Kingdom Keepers series, Ridley Pearson, brings us the second riveting tale in the Lock and Key trilogy.This bravely reimagined origin story of the rivalry of literature’s most famous enemies—Sherlock Holmes and James Mor... read more

“Will leave you dying to know more.” —Rick Riordan, author of the #1 bestselling Percy Jackson seriesThe New York Times bestselling author of the Peter and the Starcatcher and Kingdom Keepers series, Ridley Pearson, brings us the second riveting tale in the Lock and Key trilogy.This bravely reimagined origin story of the rivalry of literature’s most famous enemies—Sherlock Holmes and James Mor... read more

Uleyli- The Princess & Pirate (A Chapter Book): Based on the True Story of Florida's Pocahontas

G. C. Daniels

Uleyli is a princess–but she isn’t happy with all that comes with it. She’d rather daydream and create art than learn how to rule her people. When a Spanish boy, Juan Ortiz, is captured by Ulelyi’s father, she intervenes on his behalf and begins to plot her escape from her village. As she dreams of a new life in Cuba, Uleyli encounters a series of problems that put her dreams at risk. To solve... read more

Uleyli is a princess–but she isn’t happy with all that comes with it. She’d rather daydream and create art than learn how to rule her people. When a Spanish boy, Juan Ortiz, is captured by Ulelyi’s father, she intervenes on his behalf and begins to plot her escape from her village. As she dreams of a new life in Cuba, Uleyli encounters a series of problems that put her dreams at risk. To solve... read more

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Tammy Carter
The editorial assessment was very professional and I appreciate her expertise and feedback.

Tammy Carter, October 2018

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