Wisconsin RWA “Fab Five” contest accepting entries
Looks like Wisconsin’s RWA chapter has some excellent final judges this year. Good luck this year’s contestants!
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The Wisconsin Romance Writers of America Fabulous Five contest is open for entries!
For over twenty years, we’ve provided detailed critiques to all entrants and an opportunity for the top five in each category to get their work in front of key editors and agents in the publishing industry. Our fees continue to be among the lowest for contests of this type – just $18 for WisRWA members and $20 for all other entrants.
This contest is available to writers unpublished in book-length romance fiction during the past five years. All entries must be limited to the first 2,500 words of your manuscript and must be submitted electronically. For an entry form and complete details regarding rules and eligibility, click the Contests link on our website: http://www.wisrwa.org/
Deadline for entries is 11:59 CST, March 1, 2012. We reserve the right to cap certain categories at thirty entries. Enter early to beat the rush!
Here’s our great lineup of categories and judges for 2012:
Historical : Deb Werksman, Sourcebooks
Futuristic/Time Travel: Angela James, Carina Press
Romantic Suspense: Katherine Pelz, Berkley
(Long/short): Megan Long, Harlequin Enterprises
Single Title: Nalini Akolekar, Spencerhill Associates
Women’s Fiction: Paige Wheeler, Folio Literary
Young Adult: Melissa Frain, Tor