The Spring Into Romance Contest is known for its meaningful feedback.
New score sheets this year include category-specific sections.
The SIRC is one of the best contest values around, at $20 for RWASD members, $25 for non-members, ($35 foreign).
No synopsis required.
Discrepancy judging will be used, as needed.
As many as five finalists per category will be judged by these relevant final judges:
Contemporary Series/Category Romance: Keyren Gerlach, Harlequin
Contemporary Single Title Romance: Frances Jalet-Miller, Grand Central Publishing (formerly Warner Books)
Suspense/Adventure Romance: Diana Ventimiglia, Silhouette
Novel w/Strong Romantic Elements/Mainstream: Adam Wilson, MIRA-Harlequin
Historical Romance: Linda Fildew, Harlequin - Mills & Boon Londonƒn
Paranormal Romance: LaToya Smith, Grand Central Publishing (formerly Warner Books)
Young Adult Romance: Laura Bradford, Bradford Literary Agency
Send the first 25 pages of your manuscript.
Postmark Deadline, April 4th, 2009
See www [dot] rwasd [dot] com for full rules and entry information.