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Well, the results of the 2013 Petit Fours and Hot Tamales Recipe for Success Write-Off with top agent, Melissa Jeglinski of The Knight Agency have made this contest an extraordinary success this year. The PFHT crew feels like winners, too! We are so excited to announce our winners and runners-up:
First place: Louisa Cornell, The Price of a Gentleman
Second place: Julie Hinz, The Curious Proposal of Lord Daniel Fitzalan (Originally entered as Betting on Her Heart)
Third place: Chris Bailey, One Hundred Frogs, Even
Fourth place: Frances Fowlkes, The Duke’s Obsession
Fifth place: Abbie Roads, Dangerous Dreams
BUT WAIT, there’s more!
Besides the critique coming to our winner, Louisa Cornell, our top three places each received a request for the full from Melissa Jeglinski of The Knight Agency!
From PFHT, our congratulations to all who braved entry into the contest. It’s not easy putting yourself out there like you did. Keep writing, all of you. And don’t you dare miss your chance to get a critique or two by entering Georgia Romance Writer’s Maggie contest! This is a contest a lot of the PFHT crew has cut their authorial teeth on by entering. If the critiques that you get aren’t enough to tempt you, just look at the line-up of final judges:
Final round judges:
Single Title Romance
Senior Editor (YA and romance), Sourcebooks
Contemporary Series Romance
Editor, Harlequin HQ
Publisher and Editor-in-Chief, Pelican Book Group
Editor in Chief, Boroughs Publishing Group
Erica M. Chapman
Associate Editor, Entangled Publishing
Novel With Strong Romantic Elements
Vice President and Editorial Director, Belle Books
DEADLINE to enter is June 10, 2013
Read all about the Maggies and how to enter HERE.