Thank you and cheers for a job well done!

As we head into the holidays, I think about what I’m grateful for and am reminded at how truly blessed I am. Not only do I have the support of my family and friends, I have our amazing writing community’s support. Whenever needed, you all have never let me down. This time […]

The Official Submission Post for the Entangled Publishing Pitch Event … Can you romance an editor with your pitch?

The submission window is now open for the Entangled Publishing pitch event. Hurry and enter your pitch in the comments of this post. The window IS NOW CLOSED. Make sure your manuscript falls into a category that Entangled publishes. You will have to list at least one of the Entangled lines you feel your […]

SING FOR ME by Gracie Madison … cover reveal!

 

 

Title: Sing For Me Genre: Adult Paranormal Romance

Blurb:

Madeline Noel fled war-torn Heaven to hide within the mortal world, but the blessing that could protect her from evil is the holy realm’s forbidden power.

As a talented soprano for the Eden Theater Company, Madeline hides among prima donnas and […]

The Entangled Pitch Event starts Monday 11/10/14!

Get your 100-word pitch ready for a mega pitch event with Entangled Publishing. The submission window opens Monday, November 10 at 8:00 AM EDT and closes at 8:00 PM EDT. We’ll accept pitches in the comments of the official submission post. The pitches will be checked to make sure each entry falls into a […]

We have prizes to give away for Pitch Wars!

I’m so thrilled to have InkSlinger PR as our prize sponsor for Pitch Wars 2014. I know what you’re thinking. Just making it into Pitch Wars was prize enough, but we wanted to do more. The mentors, along with their mentees, with the most requests after the agent round […]

Pitch Wars Agent Round!

Welcome to the Pitch Wars Agent Round!

For those unfamiliar with Pitch Wars, it’s a contest where published/agented authors, editors, or interns chose one mentee plus an alternate each and offered critiques on how to make their work shine. Over 1200 writers entered the Pitch Wars contest this year, and only 75 were chosen […]

1. THE SAD STATE OF EMMALINE BLACK – Middle Grade Gothic Fantasy

Mentor Name: Ben Brooks

Mentee Name: Erin Latimer

Title: THE SAD STATE OF EMMALINE BLACK

Category: Middle Grade

Genre: Gothic fantasy

Word Count: 60,000

Pitch:

Found guilty during England’s witch-hunting frenzy, Emmaline Black is sent to St. Clements, London’s most prestigious witch correction facility. After she uncovers the awful truth about their “cure” for magic, […]

2. A JAR FULL OF BUTTERFLIES – Middle Grade Literary Fiction

Mentor Name: Brenda Drake and Brooks Benjamin

Mentee Name: Donna Munoz

Title: A JAR FULL OF BUTTERFLIES

Category: Middle Grade

Genre: Literary Fiction

Word Count: 50,000

Pitch:

After leaving Mexico to live in Texas, Graciela’s beloved traditions are slipping away. But when her plan to get her family back home goes horribly wrong and her […]

3. LITTLE MISS BLOGALOT – Upper Middle Grade Contemporary

Mentor Name: Brooks Benjamin

Mentee Name: Melyssa Mercado

Title: LITTLE MISS BLOGALOT

Category: Upper Middle Grade

Genre: Contemporary

Word Count: 49,000

Pitch:

Thirteen-year-old Ami Sanchez is DONE being the victim of mean-girl sabotage. So when she discovers anonymous blogging, she can’t resist plotting a secret-revenge scheme to take down the school’s queen […]

4. ODDITY – Middle Grade Science Fiction

Mentor Name: Cat Scully

Mentee Name: Sarah Cannon

Title: ODDITY

Category: Middle Grade

Genre: Science Fiction

Word Count: 65,000

Pitch:

Oddity, New Mexico is a haven for everything from evil puppets to tiny aliens, and eleven-year-old Ada Roundtree is its reigning queen of shenanigans. When her twin wins a mysterious grocery store sweepstakes and disappears, […]