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Here’s an a contest sponsored by the Guide to Literary Agents with an agent judge.  It’s open to all ages.

The contest will be recurring, focused on different genres each time.  This time it’s focused on Memoir and Creative Nonfiction.

To enter you submit the first 200 words of your completed memoir or nonfiction before January 31.

The details are here:  Dear Lucky Agent Contest

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Nathan Bransford, an agent with Curtis Brown, is running a contest for teen diary entries.  Write a compelling fictional teen diary entry.

This contest is open to those 14 years old or older, and hurry, because the deadline is Wednesday, January 6th.

Details are here.

This contest won’t be posted in the YAAGroup.org members section because of the short entry period, but if you miss this contest, there are lots of others posted in the members section for kids ages eight and up.

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Serendipity Literary Agency, in collaboration with Sourcebooks and Gotham Writers’ Workshop, is hosting its first Young Adult Novel Discovery Competition for a chance to win a one-on-one consultation with one of New York’s leading YA literary agents.  This contest is for those 13 and older.   http://www.writingclasses.com/ContestPages/YAPitch.php

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