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PLANETSIDE by Pitch Wars mentor Michael Mammay … release day!

Tuesday, 31 July 2018  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Book links: E Shaver (Mike’s local indie) Amazon Barnes & Noble Indiebound   Congratulations to Pitch Wars mentor and committee member Michael Mammay for the release of his debut novel,...

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Pitch Wars Success Story with Jaime Formato and her mentor, Miriam Spitzer Franklin

Friday, 27 July 2018  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

We’re so excited whenever one of our mentees gets an agent offer or a publishing deal. Celebrating these successes is one of our favorite parts of the Pitch Wars process....

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JUST FOR CLICKS by Pitch Wars mentee Kara McDowell … cover reveal!

Thursday, 26 July 2018  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Releasing January 29, 2019 Summary: Mommy blogs are great . . . unless the blog happens to belong to your mom. Twin sisters Claire & Poppy are accidental social media...

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Pitch Wars 2018 Fundraising Drive

Tuesday, 24 July 2018  |  Posted by Sarah Nicolas

UPDATE: You did it, Pitch Wars! You raised our entire annual budget in less than 12 hours yesterday! Thank you so much!! Pitch Wars is a mentoring organization where established...

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Your 2018 Pitch Wars Mentors!

Saturday, 14 July 2018  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

There’s been a lot of changes happening behind the scenes of Pitch Wars. As we strive to make our mentoring program more inclusive, we’ve cut back a little to also...

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LOVE OVER TIME (Desert Monsoon Series, Book 2) by Pitch Wars mentor Diana A. Hicks … cover reveal!

Tuesday, 10 July 2018  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Coming Soon! The Wild Rose Press – Champagne Rose Can Henry trust the thief who broke his heart once upon a time with a con that means everything? Cover reveal...

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Sunday, 1 July 2018  |  Posted by Sarah Nicolas

Get to know your fellow Pitch Wars hopefuls, alumni, and mentors this summer with our #PWPoePrompts game, brought to you in cooperation with the 2017 Pitch Wars Mentee class! Have...

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How to Research Literary Agents and Publishers before Sending Materials

Friday, 29 June 2018  |  Posted by Sarah Nicolas

As you may know, Pitch Wars is a mentoring event culminating in an agent round and #pitmad is a quarterly twitter pitch event. For #pitmad, any agent or editor can...

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Happy Release Day to A LADY’S GUIDE TO ETIQUETTE AND MURDER by past Pitch Wars mentee, Dianne Freeman!

Tuesday, 26 June 2018  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Amazon | Chapters Indigo | Barnes & Noble | Indiebound About the book … In this exciting historical mystery debut set in Victorian England, a wealthy young widow encounters the...

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SEEKING FATE by Brenda Drake … cover reveal and giveaway!!

Friday, 22 June 2018  |  Posted by Sarah Nicolas

  Today we’re super excited to reveal the cover for Brenda Drake’s SEEKING FATE, the final book in her Fated series. Due to personal life stuff the book was delayed...

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