Entranced Publishing is holding competitions in March and April!
First up is #FridayFrenzy on Twitter every Friday in March and April. Writers are invited to submit their polish manuscripts via a 140 character twitter pitch that includes #FridayFrenzy. The senior editors at Entranced will then go through the submissions and make requests.
Their current wish list includes:
- YA - particularly with strong female lead and a sense of humour.
- NA contemporary with strong leads.
- NA Romance.
- Dystopian Romance
- Science Fiction
- Urban Fantasy
- Steampunk and Gaslamp
- Paranormal Romance - request for fresh voices, flashy and fun, witty and piquant (think Kresley Cole's Immortals After Dark Series) also a request for some minus "creatures".
- Space Opera
- Time Travel
- Manuscripts that blur the line between Science Fiction and Fantasy
- Historical Romance (BIG ON MULTIPLE EDITORS' WISH LISTS) including: WWII, Civil War,
- Classic Hollywood/film industry romance.
- Sexy Pirates, Johnny Depp style (BIG ON MULTIPLE EDITORS' WISH LISTS).
- Sexy Space Pirates, Nathan Fillion Style.
- "Sleeping Hunky" fairytale, where the guy is the "damsel" in distress and the MC saves the day with smooches.
- Superhero/mutant fiction (adult or YA - a la Hush Money or Touch).
- Re-imagined myths and fairy tales from cultures other than Greek/Roman/Anglo
- Any manuscript with strong lead characters with intelligence, resourcefulness and wit.
Entranced is giving away critiques for every 50 new followers on Twitter, including 1st page, 1st 5/10 pages, 1st chapter and query critiques.