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Super Intern Contest – AN ABSENCE OF LIGHT

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre: YA light Sci-FiWord Count: 90,000 Query: The first time Leah saw the Shadows,they clung to the man who kidnapped and murdered her friend. That was the Shadows playing nice....

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Super Intern Contest – PELE AND YO-YO

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre: MG, ContemporaryWord count: 56,000  Query: Dear Ms. Chapman, Thirteen-year-old Ramon Mendes Figueroa is on track to become the principal cellist in the honors orchestra when an ugly break-up between...

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Super Intern Contest – BETTER LIVES

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre:YA Sci fi Word count: 90,000  Query: A popular junior at an elite New England prep school, Marc is on his way to becoming his charming, power-hungry U.S. Senator father. Marc’s...

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Super Intern Contest – DEAD SISTER DAYS

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre: Contemporary YAWord Count: 57,500  Query: Dear Ms. Chapman: I found the Super Intern Contest on Twitter and am pleased to send you the opening 250 words of my contemporary...

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Super Intern Contest – WHAT THE WATER GAVE US

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre: Dystopian Literary Fiction Word count: 97,000 Query: On a planet ravaged by a horrific virus, a family blessed with genetic immunity controls a growing empire with a treatment derived...

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Super Intern Contest – UNDER THE TREES

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre: YA historical fantasy romanceWord count: 50,000 Query:  Falling in love isn’t easy when it’s challenged by a brutal duke, a murderous king, and the threat of war between kingdoms....

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Super Intern Contest – FIRE’S KISS

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre: Romantic Fantasy Word Count: 98,000 Query: Being a half-demon isn’t easy. Neither is being wooed by a mask-wearing warlord with vengeance on his mind. Embyr tends her tavern and...

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Super Intern Contest – THE UNLEASHING

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre: YA Paranormal Suspense with Romantic ElementsWord Count: 75,000 Dear Super Intern, High school senior Alita sees herself at Princeton; taking tests, meeting boys, not developing psychic powers, not crushing...

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Super Intern Contest – BROKEN

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre: YA Dark Contemporary Word Count: 53,000 Query: Sixteen-year-old Dylan Halstrom will do anything to stay numb; she snorts Oxycontin, cuts her thighs, and settles for the boyfriend she’ll never...

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Super Intern Contest – OUTSIDE IN

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre:  YA Contemporary Word Count: 52,000 Query: Dear Ms. Chapman: Thank you for allowing me to participate in the Super Intern Contest. I hope you may be interested in my...

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