Young Adult

Yungstr

Yungstr is an online start up that matches writers to agents by genre. We host open pitch meetings online between agents and writers with the hopes of helping writers get discovered. Our pitch meetings are affordable, done from the comfort of your own home and informative. They are done in a one-on-one phone call setting and …

Published: August 17, 2015

Hunger Mountain

Hunger Mountain is both a print and online journal of the arts. We publish fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, visual art, young adult and children’s writing and literary odds and ends. Our print issue comes out annually in the fall, and our online content changes on a regular basis. Our mission is to cultivate engagement with …

Published: August 14, 2015

Katherine Paterson Prize for Young Adult and Children’s Writing

The Katherine Paterson Prize for Young Adult and Children’s Writing is an annual prize for young adult and children’s literature. It is a chance for your YA and children’s lit to be read by Hunger Mountain editors and guest judges. The postmark deadline is March 1. Submittable will be open for entries October 1 to March …

Published: August 14, 2015

Middle Shelf Magazine’s Competition for Best Independently Published Children’s, Middle Grade, and Teen Books

Middle Shelf Magazine announces the Middle Shelf Magazine Competition for Best Independently Published Children’s, Middle Grade and Teen Books. Any independently-published book in any genre in these categories is eligible for entry. Entry fee is $40 per book. The winning entry will be selected by the editors of Middle Shelf Magazine. “Independently Published” books include …

Published: July 9, 2015

Nimrod Conference for Readers and Writers

Join Nimrod International Journal for an all-day writing conference with workshops in fiction, poetry, memoir, young adult fantasy, finding a literary agent and more. Also featured will be panel discussions, readings, and the chance to sit down for a one-on-one editing session with an experienced editor. Key guests include fiction writers Karen Russell and Molly …

Published: June 29, 2015

Di Angelo Publications

We are a modernized publishing firm with an interest in all genres. We accept submissions at [email protected] year round. All submissions are reviewed.

Published: June 29, 2015

New Rivers Press Electronic Book Series

New Rivers Press is seeking manuscripts from new and emerging authors in the genres of fantasy, horror, mystery, romance, science fiction, thriller/suspense, westerns, young adult, inspirational and all sub-genres within and across those categories, for The New Rivers Press Electronic Book Series, an eBook-only series that publishes popular fiction titles with literary value. Manuscripts will …

Published: June 22, 2015

Middle Shelf Magazine’s Competition for Best Independently Published Children’s, Middle Grade, and Teen Books

Middle Shelf Magazine announces the Middle Shelf Magazine Competition for Best Independently Published Children’s, Middle Grade and Teen Books. Any independently published book in any genre in these categories is eligible for entry. Entry fee is $40 per book. The winning entry will be selected by the editors of Middle Shelf Magazine. “Independently Published” books …

Published: June 17, 2015

Seeking Humor Books

Humor Writers: here’s a chance to promote your work and for some “overdue recognition.” We are seeking content written with a sense of humor. All genres are accepted as long as humor is a dominant part of the writing. Judges are looking for quality, attention-grabbing prose that make readers smirk, laugh out loud or embrace …

Published: June 15, 2015