HARLEQUIN BOOT CAMP IS UP AND RUNNING

Click here: SYTYCW Calendar is up! 


SO Exciting to be part of this event. Harlequin is going global in search of fresh voices in writing.

Everyday this week, there's something to do, something to learn, and something to for us to do as writers.

The Next Big Thing in Romance Could Be You!

Welcome to So You Think You Can Write! Harlequin and Mills & Boon have joined forces in a global search to find new authors for all our series. Always wanted to write a romance novel? Be sure to enter our writing contest.
One lucky winner will be offered a book publishing contract!

Boot Camp

To get you started join us the week of September 17-21 for our 24/7 five day online conference. Exercise those writing muscles with an intensive workout packed with blogs, podcasts, live chats, videos, Twitter events and more. You'll meet over 50 Harlequin/Mills & Boon Editors ready to coach you, answer questions and get your book in shape.

Daily Workout Schedule

  • Day 1: Why Write for Harlequin/Mills & Boon?
  • Day 2: What is Harlequin?—Defining the Different Series
  • Day 3: Characters, Conflict and Plot
  • Day 4: Revising, Critiquing and Grammar
  • Day 5: Here Comes Success! Enter our Contest

Writing Contest Details

Beginning September 23 you can submit the First Chapter (5000 words max) of your romance story plus a 100-Word Pitch to the series you have targeted. The pitch should outline the concept, plot, characters, conflict and setting. All First Chapter submissions are due no later than September 30th so don't delay.

Harlequin Lines - Learn which lines fits your story.

My recommendation for the holidays!

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