This might be the most helpful contest I've ever entered: you must create a pitch for your book that could fit in a Twitter feed. For April 1 and 2, people critique each others' pitches, and then we submit them on April 3.
Title: Sacred Fire
Genre: Historical Fiction
Word Count: 94,000
A priestess of Vesta struggles with her faith until she is accused of losing her virginity. Now she must perform a miracle to save her life.
Please be brutal with your comments. The prize is a full novel request from literary agent Suzie Townsend of Fine Print Literary Management. Ergo, I want this to be as perfect as possible.
Thanks in advance for your help!