Pay It forward Giveaway … A pack of eBooks!

THE GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED AND I HAVE A WINNER!

The winner of the 6-pack of Swoon Romance ebooks is …

Kelley Harvey!!! *please email me at brendadrakecontests@gmail.com and give me the email address you’d like me to send your prizes. Rachel Russell is hosting the Pay It Forward Giveaway. It’s a monthly giveaway […]

Happy Book Birthday to A LADY MOST LOVELY by Jennifer Delamere!

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Happy book birthday to A LADY MOST LOVELY by Jennifer Delamere! This book sounds awesome, and I can’t wait to read it.

Socialite Margaret Vaughn is the wealthiest heiress in London—or so everybody thinks. Saddled with debts left by her father, she agrees to marry a rich man who can save […]

ULTRAVIOLET CATASTROPHE by Jamie Grey … release day!

New Release: Ultraviolet Catastrophe by Jamie Grey Today marks the release of Ultraviolet Catastrophe – a Young Adult Sci-Fi, by debut author Jamie Grey. About the Book: Quantum Electrodynamics. String Theory. Schrödinger’s cat. For sixteen-year-old Lexie Kepler, they’re just confusing terms in her science textbooks, until she finds out that her parents have […]

A Success Story Spanning Many Contests!

Cheers!

We’re happy to bring you an unusual success story, spanning many contests in a Cloud Atlas kind of way, except with contests (just go with it). Jessa Russo, Jessica Collins, and Brenda Drake would like to announce that Sean P. McConnell has signed with agent Terrie Wolf. Here’s their story and […]

Exciting new contest details …

Guess what?

Trick or Treat with Agents is happening again this year! I seriously can’t wait to see what costumes our agents pick to hide behind.

And if you have no idea what the heck I’m talking about…Trick or Treat with Agents is a Halloween themed pitch contest I came up with last year. It […]

DECEIVED by Julie Anne Lindsey … release day!

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Book Description:

What you don’t know can kill you . . .

Ever since she could remember, Elle has had to hop from town to town to keep up with her dad’s demanding career as a corporate insurance agent. Each time, a reoccurring nightmare followed her wherever […]

HOW TO DISCIPLINE YOUR VAMPIRE … giveaway winners!

We have winners for the giveaway for HOW TO DISCIPLINE YOUR VAMPIRE by Mina Vaughn!The three winners for a copy of an eBook are …

Tiffany Treichel Valia Lind Kenya Wright

The winner for the query critique by agent Jessica Sinsheimer with Sarah Jane Freymann Literary Agency is …

Camille Eckert

The winner […]

After The Madness Twitter Pitch Party 9/12!

For those of you who didn’t make the cut into Pitch Madness and those who just want to join us, we’re holding an After the Madness Twitter Pitch Party. So get your 140 character twitter pitch ready. Make sure to include the hashtag #PitMad and try to fit the genre (YA, MG, Adult, NA, […]

Pitch Madness … game on!

It’s been a long week of reading through all the amazing pitches and our wonderful readers have narrowed the slush, and your game hosts have chosen sixty pitches, along with four pitches saved by our slush readers, for the game. If you’re new to Pitch Madness you can check out the details here and […]

Pitch Madness B-1: A MERRY WAR

Genre: YA Historical RomanceWord Count: 80,000

Pitch:

A modern adaption of Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing, set in a 1920′s speakeasy, about two pairs of lovers with different takes on romance and a way with words.

Excerpt:

Uncle Leo is hollering into the telephone again, though I’ve told him a hundred times it doesn’t […]