Hey there, all you awesome MG writers! Welcome to this year’s Pitch Wars mentor blog hop. Why the name Team Fireworks? We’re looking for stories that surprise us, are fast-paced, and pack a punch! We promise we won’t set your manuscript on fire and blow it up… Who is Team Fireworks? Arianne Costner Arianne is… Continue reading Arianne and Adrianna’s Pitch Wars 2018 Wish List
I’d been postponing writing this post because I was afraid I’d jinx myself! But I always love reading others’ stories of how they met their agent, so I thought I’d join in the fun and share my story 🙂 MY LIFE AS A POTATO is the first book I’ve ever written. (Well, not counting a couple… Continue reading How I Met My Agent
A fellow Pitch Wars mentor asked if we would share our successful queries, and I was more than happy to! It’s not perfect–but it landed me several full requests before I got my agent! Dear ________: After a hotdog-flinging mishap, twelve-year-old Ben faces suspension at his new school in Idaho. The basketball coach strikes him… Continue reading My Successful Query Letter
I am so honored to have been chosen as a Pitchwars 2017 Mentee!