February must be the month for contests, and I know that I probably look like one of those happy balloons with my perma-grin. Well here is another one to put on the radar:

Chuck Sambuchino is hosting a contest where you can submit 150-200 words of your finished novel. The grand prize is a critique of the first 25 pages of your manuscript. Check out the website for more info: http://www.guidetoliteraryagents.com/blog/Dear+Lucky+Agent+Contest+Middle+Grade+And+Young+Adult.aspx