It’s time to celebrate! The Fabulous Five contest turns 25 in 2016! We’re working on a couple of fun surprises to ring in this anniversary. Until we can share those surprises, we will share our amazing line-up of final judges!
Elle Keck, Avon
Abby Saul, Browne & Miller Literary Associates
Raela Schoenherr, Bethany House
Claudia Cross, Folio Literary Management
Chris Keeslar, Boroughs Publishing Group
Laura Zats, Red Sofa Literary
Amy Stapp, Tor Books
Lane Heymont, The Seymour Agency
Series Contemporary (Long/Short)
Alexandra Sehulster, St Martin’s Press
Rachael Dugas, Talcott Notch Literary Services
Lydia Sharp, Entangled Publishing
Jessica Watterson, Sandra Dijkstra Agency
Kate Seaver, Berkley Publishing Group
Carly Watters, PS Literary Agency
Young Adult/New Adult
Elizabeth Lynch, HarperCollins
Whitley Abell, Inklings Literary Agency
We are just two weeks away from opening the contest up for entries. So, start polishing up your first 2,500 words and enter! Not only will you receive great first round feedback from three judges, but you could be one of five finalists to move onto the final round.
And, watch this space for more information about how we plan to mark this milestone.