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B6: YA Fantasy: EVENTIDE

Wednesday, 15 March 2017  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Title: EVENTIDE Age Category: Young Adult Genre: Fantasy Word Count: 99,000 Pitch: TWELFTH NIGHT meets AN EMBER IN THE ASHES when Val, disguised as a boy, boards an enemy ship...

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B7: YA Contemporary: THE COLD PLACE

Wednesday, 15 March 2017  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Title: THE COLD PLACE Age Category: Young Adult Genre: Contemporary Word Count: 65,000 Pitch: Everybody knows about Sam. Burned his house for fun. Cuts himself for attention. Locked in a...

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B8: Adult Upmarket Contemporary LGBTQ+ #ownvoices : SPEEDBUMP

Wednesday, 15 March 2017  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Title: SPEEDBUMP Age Category: Adult Genre: Upmarket Contemporary LGBTQ+ #ownvoices Word Count: 68,000 Pitch: Ezra wants to accept their post-testosterone body and find love, but caring for a sick brother...

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B9: Adult Mystery: THE POISON SEASON

Wednesday, 15 March 2017  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Title: THE POISON SEASON Age Category: Adult Genre: Mystery Word Count: 72.000 Pitch: Poisonous plant expert Kit Magee is devastated by her sister’s apparent suicide. To unearth the truth and...

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B10: Adult Science Fiction Thriller: INVADED

Wednesday, 15 March 2017  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Title: INVADED Age Category: Adult Genre: Science Fiction Thriller Word Count: 107,000 Pitch:  Formerly deceased designer, Tracy Seavers, is now host to a deviant alien entity she abhors. Handsome Detective John Peters can...

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A Pitch Wars Success Story with Tamara Girardi and her mentor Molly Lee

Friday, 10 March 2017  |  Posted by Heather Cashman

When our mentees land an agent or a publishing deal, it’s one of the highlights of being part of Pitch Wars. We’re so excited for Tamara Girardi  and her mentor,...

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Pitch Madness … round two draft and bonus team!

Sunday, 5 March 2017  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Here is the 2nd Draft winners for Pitch Madness. Winners, your hosts will email you by tomorrow evening with instructions. Congratulations! [View the story “#PitchMadness 2nd Draft winner with bonus...

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Pitch Madness … 1st draft round picks!

Sunday, 5 March 2017  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

    The first round for the Pitch Madness draft happened on Twitter today. The 2nd round will be sometime today. We’ll announce it as soon as we know a...

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Pitch Madness … all about the draft

Friday, 3 March 2017  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Everyone has been asking about what happens and how does the Pitch Madness Draft work. The draft is how we determine what entries each host gets on her team. It’s...

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Pitch Madness 2017 Candyland Edition … submission window

Friday, 24 February 2017  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

  The Pitch Madness 2017 submission window is now open! To submit your manuscript pitch into the contest, enter your information in the form below. What is Pitch Madness? It’s a contest...

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