CATALYST by Kristin Smith … release day!

Kristin Smith’s debut novel, Catalyst, officially releases today!

Catalyst Kristin Smith (The Deception Game, #1) Published by: Clean Teen Publishing Publication date: November 21st 2016 Genres: Dystopian, Young Adult

 

Too pretty.

Too smart.

Too perfect.

In a crumbling, futuristic Las Vegas where the wealthy choose the […]

BEST. NIGHT. EVER.: A Story Told from Seven Points of View . . . Cover Reveal and giveaway!

Cover illustration by James Lopez

 

TITLE: BEST. NIGHT. EVER.: A Story Told from Seven Points of View AUTHORS: Rachele Alpine, Ronni Arno, Alison Cherry, Stephanie Faris, Jen Malone, Gail Nall, and Dee Romito PUBLISHER: Aladdin/Simon & Schuster RELEASE DATE: August 15, 2017

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About the book . […]

A 2015 Pitch Wars Success Interview with Tracey Enerson Wood and her mentor, Alex White

The successes from last year are still rolling in along with our new ones! We’re so excited! Our favorite part of hosting pitch contests is being a part of a writer’s triumphs. Today we celebrate Tracey Enerson Wood and her Pitch Wars mentor Alex White! Tracey recently signed with Heather Flaherty of The Bent […]

Pitch Wars Insights by Michael Mammay

 

Now that the agent round for Pitch Wars this year is over, I want to talk about some of the hard truths that sometimes get glossed over in the excitement. Pitch Wars is awesome, and it helps a lot of people, but it’s important to remember that it’s not a magic ticket. You […]

FAITHFUL by Pitch Wars Mentor, Michelle Hauck … release day!

The next volume in the Birth of Saints series is available now!

Following Grudging–and with a mix of Terry Goodkind and Bernard Cornwall–religion, witchcraft, and chivalry war in Faithful, the exciting next chapter in Michelle Hauck’s Birth of Saints series!

A world of Fear and death…and those trying to save it. Colina Hermosa […]

A Pitch Wars Success Story with Lynn Vroman and her mentor Judi Lauren

Our favorite part of hosting pitch contests is being a part of a writer’s successes. Today we celebrate Lynn Vroman and her Pitch Wars mentor Judi Lauren! Lynn recently signed with MacKenzie Fraser-Bub of Fraser-Bub Literary, and we couldn’t be happier for yer. So please join me in congratulating Lynn and Judi as they […]

Pitch Wars Agent Showcase . . . Adult and New Adult Entries

Welcome to the Pitch Wars Agent Showcase! Adult and New Adult entries …

For those unfamiliar with Pitch Wars, it’s a contest where published/agented authors, editors, or interns chose mentees and work with them for two months to make their work shine. Our amazing mentors chose one (some cases two) writer to […]

Pitch Wars Agent Showcase … Middle Grade Entries

 

Welcome to the Pitch Wars Agent Showcase! Middle Grade entries …

For those unfamiliar with Pitch Wars, it’s a contest where published/agented authors, editors, or interns chose mentees and work with them for two months to make their work shine. Our amazing mentors chose one (some cases two) writer to mentor from nearly […]

Pitch Wars Agent Showcase . . . Young Adult Entries

 

Welcome to the Pitch Wars Agent Showcase! Young Adult entries …

For those unfamiliar with Pitch Wars, it’s a contest where published/agented authors, editors, or interns chose mentees and work with them for two months to make their work shine. Our amazing mentors chose one (some cases two) writer to mentor from nearly […]

PW #301: Young Adult Thriller: FLASH MOB MURDERS

Manuscript Status: Finished

Mentor: Dawn Ius Mentee: Kimberly Gabriel Title: FLASH MOB MURDERS Category/Genre: Young Adult Thriller Word Count: 78,000

Pitch:

Amateur vigilante, Lia Finch, vows to take down the flash mob that murdered her father. But when she follows a lead to Chicago’s Navy Pier and dozens of mobbers ambush a new victim, she […]