Monday, February 7, 2011

Only One Week to Enter The Sandy!


Calling all experienced writers! Treat yourself to a wonderful Valentine’s Day present and enter The Sandy today.

Only ONE week left to enter The Sandy Writing Contest. !

Don’t miss out on this fabulous opportunity to snag the attention of these acquiring editors and agents!


2011 Sandy Final Round Judges

  • Romance - Holly Blanck, Assistant Editor, St. Martin's Press
  • Mainstream Adult Fiction - Leis Pederson, Associate Editor, Berkley
  • Suspense/Thriller/Mystery-Sarah Knight, Sr. Editor, Simon & Schuster
  • Fantasy/Science Fiction - Suzie Townsend, FinePrint Literary Management
  • Children's & YA - Holly Root, Agent at Waxman Literary Agency

Deadline is February 13, 2011

***This is a very competitive writing contest that can give valuable feedback and gain invaluable access to industry professionals for those writers ready for publication. Take advantage of the posted score sheets to see exactly how each entry will be judged, and the formatting and writing tips. Polish up that manuscript and enter today!


Also, need a spectacular writing getaway? Check out the intimate, but interactive Crested Butte Writers Conference coming June 17-19th www.crestedbuttewriters.org/conf.php

Stay tuned to Five Scribes for more editor/agent interviews.



2 comments:

Lindsay Cummings said...

how do you enter and what are the requirements for YA?

Theresa said...

VERY sorry for the bad link. The Sandy has a detailed website on rules and entry at:http://thesandy.org/sandy_rules.php
Hope this helps!