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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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#PWPoePrompts

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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Pitch Wars Success Story with Shelly Steig and her mentor, Niki Lenz

Monday, 18 June 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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Pitch Wars Success Story with Gwynne Jackson and her mentor, Mary Ann Marlowe

Wednesday, 13 June 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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Check out the cover for A LIGHT OF HER OWN by Carrie Callaghan!

Monday, 11 June 2018  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Amberjack Publishing (November 13, 2018) You can now pre-order A Light of Her Own! Pre-orders are so helpful to debut authors, and I’m extremely grateful for your support. Select your retailer...

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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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