Thursday, February 12, 2009

SARA Merritt Contest

The deadline is this Saturday, however, if anyone has a story that's ready or at least have 30 pages and a synopsis, please enter. You'll have the opportunity to get your work in front of your target editor.

Just a few days left to enter the San Antonio Merritt Contest.

Don’t miss a shot at the Grand Prize:
Review of a manuscript partial by Kate Duffy, Kensington Books

Deadline: Feb 14, 2009, midnight—ELECTRONIC ENTRIES

The other great judges for our five categories

Final Round Judges:
Short/Long Contemporary Patience Smith, Silhouette
Historical Tessa Woodward, Avon
Romantic Suspense LaToya Smith, Grand Central
Paranormal Rose Hilliard, St. Martin ’s Press
Mainstream w/ Rom Elements Megan McKeever, Pocket

Entry Fee: $25 SARA members; $30 RWA members; $35 non-RWA members
Submission: 30 pages total, including a maximum 5-page synopsis
Finalists will incorporate preliminary judges’ commentsbefore entry is sent to Editor.

Check out the rules/submission guidelines on our website or send questions to