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The Watchers Book 1: Knight of Light by Deirdra Eden book release!

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Drum roll please …. Pitch Wars Mentor picks announced!

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Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with N.K. Traver!

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Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with Julie Sondra Decker!

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Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with Michelle Hauck!

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Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with Brighton Walsh!

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Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with E.M. Caines!

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Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with Sarah Guillory!

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Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with Charlie Holmberg!

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Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with Stacey Lee!

Release Date March 17, 2015 Available for preorder now! Amazon Missouri,...

Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with Cole Gibsen!

Preorder: Amazon | B & N | Book...

Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with Jessie Humphries!

Available at Amazon, BAM, IndieBound, Barnes and Noble And other local...

Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with L.S. Murphy!

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Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with Kristen Strassel!

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Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with Veronica Bartles!

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Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with Kate Karyus Quinn!

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Pitch Wars updated agent list.

Now that the submission window for Pitch Wars has closed, and as we wait...

Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with E.M. Caines!

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Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with Elizabeth Briggs!

Elizabeth Briggs Website | Twitter |Facebook | Tumblr Elizabeth Briggs is...

Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with Gail Nall!

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New Release Giveaway … FIERCE by L.G. Kelso

FIERCE New Adult Contemporary Sports Romance I couldn’t be more...

Pitch Wars submission window is now closed!

Because we are so cool, we’re opening the submission window early! It...

Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with Jaye Robin Brown!

Jaye Robin Brown Website Twitter Jaye Robin Brown, or Jro to her friends,...

Pitch Wars Mentor Book Spotlight with Rebecca Yarros!

Available to buy now! Amazon | Barnes & Noble   She knew. That’s...

Pitch Wars … Morning Coffee Break with Mentor Chat hosted by Tonya Kuper Part 4

Welcome to Mentor Chat! Grab a cup of coffee, hide somewhere in the office...

Pitch Wars … Morning Coffee Break with Mentor Chat hosted by Tonya Kuper Part 3

Welcome to Mentor Chat! Grab a cup of coffee, hide somewhere in the office...

Pitch Wars … Morning Coffee Break with Mentor Chat hosted by Tonya Kuper Part 2

    Welcome to Mentor Chat! Grab a cup of coffee, hide somewhere...

Pitch Wars … Morning Coffee Break with Mentor Chat hosted by Tonya Kuper Part 1

Welcome to Mentor Chat! Grab a cup of coffee, hide somewhere in the office...

Pitch Wars Mentor Wishlist Blog Hop!

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HOW TO REPRIMAND YOUR ROCK STAR by Mina Vaughn … book & query critique (by me) giveaway

 You can buy it now! Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Other Formats  Add it...

Meet the Pitch Wars Agents … and submission info./guidelines!

    We’re so excited for Pitch Wars 2014! The agent round...

A Publishing Journey by RC Hancock … from contest to published!

Available to pre-order here: Amazon | Barnes & Noble Add it to...

From Blog to Book: A Pitch Wars Experience by Jason Nelson & his book release!

I’m  so excited to have Jason Nelson here to day during the release...

DEATH BY HIGH HEELS by Violet Ingram released this week!

You can buy it now! Secret Cravings Publishing Spending time with a dead...

July Workshop with Pitch Wars Mentor, Dan Koboldt & host, Brenda Drake!

Welcome to the July Query & 1st Page Workshop with some of our...

July Workshop with Pitch Wars Mentors … Renée Ahdieh & Rebecca Yarros!

Welcome to the July Query & 1st Page Workshop with some of our...

July Workshop with Pitch Wars Mentors … Brighton Walsh & Jennifer Blackwood!

Welcome to the July Query & 1st Page Workshop with some of our...

July Workshop with Pitch Wars Mentors … Karma Brown & Stephanie Scott!

Welcome to the July Query & 1st Page Workshop with some of our...

Another Pitch Wars alum success story… with Laura Shovan & Joy McCullough-Carranza!

The best part of the contests for us around here is when we hear about...

July Workshop with Pitch Wars Mentors … Natasha Neagle & Shana Silver!

Welcome to the July Query & 1st Page Workshop with some of our...

July Workshop with Nazarea Andrews and Pitch Wars Mentor, E.M. Caines!

Welcome to the July Query & 1st Page Workshop with some of our...

July Workshop with Pitch Wars Mentors … Gail Nall & J.C. Nelson!

Welcome to the July Query & 1st Page Workshop with some of our...

July Workshop with Pitch Wars Mentors … Catherine Scully & Veronica Bartles

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July Workshop with Pitch Wars Mentors … Kes Trester & Stephanie Garber!

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July Workshop with Pitch Wars Mentors … Ricki Schultz & Juliana Brandt!

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July Workshop with Pitch Wars Mentors … Elizabeth Briggs & K.T. Hanna

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July Workshop with Pitch Wars Mentors … Sarah Guillory & Brianna Shrum!

Welcome to the July Query & 1st Page Workshop with some of our...

July Workshop with Pitch Wars Mentors … Charlie Holmberg & Kate Karyus Quinn!

Welcome to the July Query & 1st Page Workshop with some of our...

July Workshop with Pitch Wars Mentors … Jaye Robin Brown & Kara Leigh Miller!

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July Workshop with Pitch Wars Mentors … Naomi Hughes & Lauren Spieller

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July Workshop with PitchWars Mentors … Brooks Benjamin & Rae Chang

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Brenda Drake

Author of LIBRARY JUMPERS (Entangled Teen, late 2015), host of #PitchWars, #PitchMadness, and #PitMad, fueled by coffee and Goldfish crackers (but not together), and represented by Peter Knapp with Park Literary,

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Assistant Rae Chang

I am a YA/NA author and freelance editor who loves sci-fi/fantasy everything, food, mentoring youth, and helping the awesome people in the writing community.

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