Monday, July 18, 2011

Lots and Lots and LOTS of Winners!

Clearly this round was golden for our Secret Agent.  Here are Ms. Rydzinski's winners:

THIRD PLACE: #19 YOU FALL
PRIZE: First 50 pages with editorial letter

SECOND PLACE: #6 HAUNTED MELODY
PRIZE: Full manuscript with editorial letter

FIRST PLACE: #29 INSULIN JUNKIES
PRIZE: Full manuscript with line edits and an editorial letter.

(I know. Kind of jaw-dropping prizes, right?)

Wait, there's more!

HONORABLE MENTIONS:

#4
#10
#11
#17
#18
#20
#27
#33
#36
#38
#39
#40
#48

PRIZE: First 50 pages

Whew!  Winners, please email me at facelesswords(at)gmail.com for specific submission instructions.  (Looks like I'll be sending a lot of emails today!)

Congratulations, all!

25 comments:

  1. Wow. That is awesome. Thank you to the lovely Authoress and Ms. Rydzinski. I think it is so cool she is taking the time to give line edits and letter to first place winner and has also asked for so many subs.

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  2. Holy moly - Those are some serious prizes! Thank you so much to Ms. Rydzinski for her generosity, and to Authoress for running the always fabulous contests! :)

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  3. Congrats to all the winners and participants! Thanks to Authoress and Ms. Rydzinski for their time!

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  4. Whoa, that is A-MA-ZING. Congratulations, everyone!

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  5. WOW! Thanks for the opportunity to participate and to everyone for sharing their work.

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  6. Congratulations to all of the winners! May you enjoy success and satisfaction with your work.

    Best,
    -Suze

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  7. Wow, I'm so excited about these prizes, especially since one of my awesomely talented friends won one of them. :D

    Thanks Authoress and Ms. Rydzinski for the great contest (even though I didn't enter). And congrats to all the winners!

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  8. Holy cow! Congrats to all the winners and what an amazing gesture from Ms. Rydzinski! There were a lot of amazing entries this round - not that there aren't always, but yeah.

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  9. RIGHT!!! JAW-DROPPING prices!!
    Congrats to the winners!

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  10. Congratulations to all the winners! There really were a lot of great subs in this go-round. Best of luck to all of you as you move through the process.

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  11. What a fantastic opportunity. Congrats to all the winners and thanks to Authoress and Ms. Rydzinski for their time and talent.

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  12. many thanks to Authoress for creating these contests, which bring the work of talented authors to the attention of talented agents. and thank you to vincent kale and barbara, who put a lot of time and thought into their comments (and not just b/c you liked my entry....). what a great way to get some unbiased feedback on our work!

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  13. Whoa, that's like a third of the entries there.

    Congrats to all of you. ^_^

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  14. Has anyone else noticed that, out of the 16 chosen, 12 are YA?

    Weird.

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  15. What fantastic results! Congrats to all who entered (and a thanks to Authoress for making it happen in the first place).

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  16. @ anonymous--most of the entries WERE YA--it is an incredibly popular genre right now.

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  17. Those are some fantastic prizes!

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  18. @ Heather -- Popular. Guess that explains it then ...

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  19. i think so! my entry was NOT in said genre, however. :>

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  20. Thanks again Authoress for holding this contest!

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  21. Thanks for the contest and thanks to everyone for posting comments. It was a fantastic learning experience.

    Congratulations to all the winners!

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  22. Congratulations to everyone, and thanks to all & sundry for the comments. Authoress, a thousand thanks for creating such a positive environment for writers to get feedback and make progress!

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  23. Thank you Authoress and Ms. Rydzinski! This was quite a learning experience for me!

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