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Guest Post featuring Rae Miles and her Publishing Story

Wednesday, 5 September 2018  |  Posted by Jaime Dill

Today we’re excited to feature Rae Miles on the blog to talk with us about her publishing...

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Specificity! A Guest Post by Pitch Wars mentor Kate Karyus Quinn

Monday, 13 August 2018  |  Posted by Lisa Leoni

Today we’re excited that Kate Karyus Quinn is swinging by the blog to talk with us about the importance of specificity in our...

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Try Because You May Fail . . . a Guest Post by Brynne

Tuesday, 25 July 2017  |  Posted by Heather Cashman

Try Because You May Fail by Brynne Twitter   Pitch Wars is coming up fast, and I know there are a lot of people out there who are nervous or...

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Guest Post: From Pitch Wars to Publication by May Bridges

Friday, 30 June 2017  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

From Pitch Wars to Publication by May Bridges It’s thrilling to see everyone gearing up for the 6th Pitch Wars! I remember all the buzz that built up the year...

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Writing the perfect Synopsis by Pintip Dunn … and release day plus giveaway for GIRL ON THE VERGE!

Tuesday, 27 June 2017  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

  We’re so thrilled to have Pintip Dunn stop by today on her GIRL ON THE VERGE release day to talk about writing the perfect synopsis. She presented this at...

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PITCHWARS: SHOULD I OR SHOULDN’T I? by mentor, Michael Mammay

Thursday, 15 June 2017  |  Posted by Heather Cashman

PITCHWARS: SHOULD I OR SHOULDN’T I? That’s the question, right? Should I, or shouldn’t I? Simple. Binary. Sometimes it’s easy. Like if the question is ‘Should I eat that last...

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PREPARING FOR PITCH WARS: What Should You Be Doing In June by mentor Michael Mammay

Tuesday, 6 June 2017  |  Posted by Heather Cashman

PREPARING FOR PITCH WARS What Should You Be Doing In June You may have heard, Pitch Wars is coming up. Sure, it’s still a couple months away, but obsession season...

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Holiday Post and Giveaway with Pitch Wars Mentor, Shari Schwarz

Tuesday, 20 December 2016  |  Posted by Heather Cashman

  An tribute to that *one* book. For my oldest, it was Henry and Mudge when he was four and learning to read on his own. For my next two...

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Holiday Post and Giveaway with Pitch Wars Mentor, Samantha Joyce

Monday, 19 December 2016  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

2016 has been a rollercoaster of a year, but I’m going to take some time to focus on the ups instead of the downs. My debut novel, FLIRTING WITH FAME,...

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Holiday Giveaway by Pitch Wars Mentor, Karen Fortunati

Friday, 16 December 2016  |  Posted by Heather Cashman

  GIVEAWAY: The Weight of Zero (Delacorte/Penguin Random House) by Karen Fortunati Seventeen-year-old Catherine Pulaski knows Zero is coming for her. Zero, the devastating depression born of Catherine’s bipolar disease, has...

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  • May 15, 2018 (approx): Mentor Application Window Opens
  • May 30, 2018: Mentor Application Window Closes
  • June 7, 2018: #PitMad Twitter Pitch Party (8AM – 8PM EDT)
  • July 15, 2018: Mentors Announced
  • August 14 – 27, 2018: Pitch Wars Mentor Blog Hop
  • August 27, 2018 (midnight EDT): Mentee Submission Window Opens 
  • August 29, 2018 (10PM EDT): Mentee Submission Window Closes 
  • September 6, 2018:: #PitMad Twitter Pitch Party (8AM – 8PM EDT)
  • October 12, 2018: Pitch Wars Mentees Announced
  • February 6 – 11, 2019: Agent Showcase
    • February 6: Adult entries are live on the Pitch Wars site
    • February 7: MG entries are live on the Pitch Wars site
    • February 8: YA entries are live on the Pitch Wars site
  • December 6, 2018: #PitMad Twitter Pitch Party (8AM – 8PM EDT)

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