Day 25 (Part 1): Pitch Wars Query & 1st Page Workshop with mentors, Fiona McLaren, Jenna Lehne & Tara Creel

Welcome to our Query and 1st Page Workshop with some of our amazing Pitch Wars mentors. From a Rafflecopter lottery drawing, we selected writers to participate in our query and first page workshops. Each mentor has graciously critiqued a query or 500 word opening from our lucky winners. We’ll be posting four critiques per […]

Pitch Wars Team Interview with Megan Peterson and her mentors, Dionne McCulloch & Fiona McLaren

Our mentors are editing, our mentees are revising, and we hope you’re making progress on your own manuscript! While we’re all working toward the Agent Showcase on November 3rd-9th, we hope you’ll take a moment during your writing breaks and get to know our 2016 Pitch Wars Teams.

And now, we have . . […]

Get to know the Pitch Wars Mentors Mini Interviews . . . No. 11 Young Adult

HAPPY 4th of July!


From June 27th through July 18th, we’ll be posting mini-interviews with most of the Pitch Wars mentors so you can get to know them. Many of the mentors also hang out on twitter. Follow the links to their Twitter accounts and say hello. They’ll be on the #PitchWars […]

Another Pitch Wars Success Interview with Gwen Katz and Fiona McLaren!

Success is in the air! We couldn’t be more ecstatic to share this fabulous interview with Gwen Katz and her Pitch Wars mentor Fiona McLaren. Gwen recently signed with Thao Le of Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency, and we are beyond thrilled for her! So without further ado, enjoy this Q&A with Gwen & Fiona […]