Major #TeenPit News!

Welcome to #TeenPit! I know this is the moment you’ve been waiting for all week, and we are thrilled to share with you the grand prize waiting for our successful teen writer!

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Wait for it.

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A bit more.

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Okay. Are you sitting down? We think you should.

The winner of the inaugural 2017 #TeenPit contest will receive a slot in the #PitchWars mentor round! That means you don’t have to wonder if you’ll get into #PitchWars. You are in. You will have a mentor to help you polish your entire book during the #PitchWars competition this summer. You WILL get into the agent round.

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Let’s all take a moment…repeat after us…THANK YOU BRENDA DRAKE!

If you’re new to the Twitter pitch circuit, you may not know Brenda Drake.

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If you are serious about making a career out of your writing, you should.

These are her books:

This is her website: www.brenda-drake.com. Go there. Learn things.

Can you believe it?

#TeenPit leads you to #PitchWars. WOW!

But….and this is a big one…. YOUR BOOK MUST BE COMPLETE TO ENTER THE #PITCHWARS ROUND. The top three contestants in #TeenPit will be asked to send in their FULL MANUSCRIPTS for the #PitchWars round.

P.S. You do not have to have a complete manuscript for the mentor round.

Don’t forget: The submission window opens on Saturday, April 15th. Work on polishing your books NOW! Ask us questions. Follow writers and editors in the business to learn more. Watch this blog! I will be posting up hints, tips, and links over the next several weeks to help you craft your pitch and self-edit your manuscript.

Most importantly…WRITE! Write now. Write everyday. Plot, outline, craft, polish, and shine. We can’t wait to read your work!

 

 

 

 

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