As a reminder, you will EMAIL your entries to us beginning on FRIDAY at 10am MST following the guidelines below. The first fifty entries will move on to the Author Critique/Voting round! Those entries will be posted on host blogs for voting. The top twenty will move on to the Editor/Publishing Professional round for week three.
Finally, anyone can participate in the Twitter Pitch Party on March 7th using the #sonofapitch hashtag. Only two tweets per hour, do not favorite unless you're requesting, and do not tweet directly to an editor/agent unless they tweet you first. Click on the Son of a Pitch link on the sidebar of this blog for more information about the various rounds, participating editors/agents, etc.
Here is the formatting guidelines for your emailed pitches!
Title: (Name of Manuscript)
Age and Genre: (YA/NA/Adult then Genre)
Word Count: (to the nearest thousand)
Insert query here. No bio please.
First 250 Words:
i don't care if this is from a prologue or chapter one. That's up to you.
Entries for the next round will open on Friday at 10 a.m. MST. Please use the formatting above and email to:
Incorrectly formatted emails will be kicked off the island. The first fifty entries will go into this round. A post will go live at that time, and will show CLOSED once all fifty places are filled. Those who make it through will receive a confirmation email.