Hello my darlings! The Pitch Madness Agent Round is now LIVE! Pitch Madness … Game on! Welcome to the GREEN TEAM! It’s been a long week of reading through all the amazing pitches. Our wonderful readers have narrowed the slush, and your game hosts have chosen sixty pitches for the game. To meet the slush readers, agent insiders, and the...
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Hello my darlings!
The Pitch Madness Agent Round is now LIVE!
Pitch Madness … Game on!
Welcome to the GREEN TEAM! It’s been a long week of reading through all the amazing pitches. Our wonderful readers have narrowed the slush, and your game hosts have chosen sixty pitches for the game. To meet the slush readers, agent insiders, and the blog teams go to this post here. And you can find out more about the amazing agents playing the game on this post here.
For those of you not familiar with Pitch Madness, it’s a contest where agents compete in a game against their peers for pitches and you can find the instructions here.
This Pitch Madness the game is
Scroll down to view all 17 picks for my blog or click on the links to each post …
F-1: Young Adult: THE LIFETIME OF A SNOWFLAKE
F-2: New Adult: RISKY
F-3: Adult: FOR RENT
F-4: Young Adult: OUR FATHER WHO ART IN HIGH SCHOOL
F-5: Middle Grade: TREASURE OF THE NINE-BANDED KNIGHT
F-6: Young Adult: HATE CRIME
F-7: Adult: CALL OF THE KOEL
F-8: Adult: SUPER FORTY
F-9: Middle Grade: KARMA KHULLAR’S MUSTACHE
F-10: Young Adult: MARKED
F-11: Young Adult: TIME SAILS
F-12: Adult: LAWS OF THE SPIRIT
F-13: Young Adult: THE BOOTLEGGER’S BIBLE
F-14: Young Adult: SUN AND IRON
F-15: Young Adult: FALL TO PIECES
F-16: Young Adult: A IS FOR ATHERTON
F-17: Young Adult: BEDTIME STORIES
Comments are set to moderation so the agents won’t see their competitors’ bids. Please no comments other than those from the agents. After the game, we’ll release the moderation and let you all comment on the entries.
We’ll reveal the agent requests on March 4 at 12:00PM (that’s noon) EST.
Please note: We will email submission details for all requests by the agents. After the contest, agents will make requests to us for the pitches they loved and did not win.
Go to the other hosts’ blogs to read all the winning pitches …
All the twitter fun will happen on the hashtag #PitchMadness!
Congratulations to those who’ve made it into the game! For those who haven’t made it (and whoever else wants to join us), we are hosting a Twitter Pitch Party on March 11 from 8AM to 8PM EST on the hashtag #PitMad.
How do you twitter pitch? You can find all the details here.
Good luck to everyone, happy requesting to all the agents, and may we all make it out alive!
Until next time,
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