For those with finished manuscripts in either science fiction or YA, the Guide to Literary Agents (GLA) blog is holding its 13th (free!) “Dear Lucky Agent” Contest. The judging agent, by the way, is Victoria Marini, an associate literary agent with the Gelfman Schneider Literary Agency.
HOW TO SUBMIT
E-mail entries to firstname.lastname@example.org. Paste everything. No attachments.
WHAT TO SUBMIT
The first 150-200 words of your unpublished, book-length work of your sci-fi novel or young adult novel. You must include a contact e-mail address with your entry and use your real name. Also, submit the title of the work and a logline (one-sentence description of the work) with each entry.
Please note: To be eligible to submit, you must mention this contest twice through any social media. Please provide a social media link or Twitter handle or screenshot or blog post URL, etc. and notes with your entry. For more details go to the GLA website.
Top 3 winners all get: 1) A critique of the first 10 double-spaced pages of your work, by your agent judge. 2) A free one-year subscription to WritersMarket.com ($50 value)!
For more details about the contest, go to the GLA website!