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Entangle an editor with your pitch event … submission starts Monday!

Friday, 13 July 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Don’t forget to enter your 35-word pitch on Monday, July 16 at 10AM in the comments of the submission post. Go to this post for more information. Here’s the editors...

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Super Intern Contest … winners and wrap-up

Monday, 18 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

link The magnificent Super Intern, Erica M. Chapman, who’s an agent intern for Louise Fury with L. Perkins Agency, went beyond what we expected from her. We asked that she...

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Super Intern Contest … starts now!

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

link The Super Intern contest is here! For the rest of the week (as her schedule will allow) Erica M. Chapman, who’s an agent intern for Louise Fury with L....

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Super Intern Contest – AND JAKOB FLEW THE FIEND AWAY

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre: Upper YA historical fiction, Bildungsroman Word count: 120,000 Query: Dear [Agent], I noticed you’re interested in historical fiction, and hope you will consider And Jakob Flew the Fiend Away,...

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Super Intern Contest – SHE CAME FROM THE HILL

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Janice Sperry SHE CAME FROM THE HILL Genre: YA Gothic Fantasy Word count: 56,000 Query: Clay went to Strawberry Hill for the camping, not the ghost hunting.  His friends’ stories...

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Super Intern Contest – RACE TO BUTCH CASSIDY’S GOLD

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre: MG Mystery Word Count: 41,500 Query: Twelve-year-old Maggie McCoy wants to be brave and spontaneous. But she’s not. So when she and her fearless cousin Jake stumble upon century-old...

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Super Intern Contest – FREEBORN

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre: YA Sci-FiWord count: 79,000 Query letter: Dear Mr./Mrs. Uber-Agent, The Surgeon Generals are liars. The lives squirming inside the guts of Katia and the other clones aren’t parasites. They’re...

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Super Intern Contest – TWO PRINCESSES, ONE PRINCE, AND A DRAGON

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre: MG FantasyWord count: 50,000 Query: Dear Erica, Thirteen-year-old Princess Leila thought her biggest problems were picking out which dress to wear and entertaining boring princes like Henrick.  But when...

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Super Intern Contest – PLUGGED IN

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre: YA Dystopian Word count: 72,000 Query: Dear Ms. Chapman, When sixteen-year-old Misty Evans discovers a hidden notebook in her mother’s art room, she’s excited and terrified. Paper is against...

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Super Intern Contest – DRAGONS ARE PEOPLE, TOO

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre: YA Urban Fantasy Word count: 60,000 Query: Ms. Fury, Sixteen-year-old Kitty is a Chinese weredragon and an operative for the US government’s Draconic Intelligence Command, or as she likes...

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