You could be writing your future agent critic this week.
The chance is yours if you enter the “Dear Lucky Agent” contest from the “Guide to Literary Agents” Editors Blog – by the end of Sunday, February 21 (EST).
Get all the details to enter your story!
Entries should include the first 150-200 words of your YA or middle-grade manuscript and its logline (in the message body; no attachments) and emailed to email@example.com. You can enter as many times as you want.
You’ll get a chance at:
- First place: 1) A critique of 25 pages of your work, by your agent judge, Jennifer Laughran from Andrea Brown Literary Agency. (She’s repped books like I Kissed a Zombie and I Liked It, by Adam Selzer and Flash Burnout, by LK Madigan.) 2) A query critique from Ms. Laughran. 3) Two free books from Writer’s Digest Books.
- Runner-ups – second and third place: 1) A critique of 10 pages of your work, by Ms. Laughran. 2) One free book from Writer’s Digest Books.
Please note: Additional eligibility requirements involve social-media mentions. [You may have seen my tweet and Facebook link already…]
Get all the details to enter your story! Check the comments section for the contest’s legal info.
Best of luck, all!