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Super Intern Contest – VIS DECOR: ALPHI

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre: YA FantasyWord Count: 91,000 Query: In an underwater village where talking to the Grey species is forbidden, sixteen-year-old Alphi McClure ignores her mother’s orders to desert her darker-skinned friend....

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Super Intern Contest – ONLY ONE TIME

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre:  YA Paranormal SuspenseWord count: 55,000 Query: River Morgan’s petite, pink-haired and not quite twenty, but she has already mastered the art of how to erase a memory from those...

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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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Super Intern Contest – CROSSING THE DEEP

Wednesday, 13 June 2012  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Genre: YA/ChristianWord Count: 63,000  Query: Dear Ms. Chapman, Rachel Harker prayed for God to change someone’s life; she never imagined it would be hers. When sixteen year old Rachel gets...

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