Young Adult

Sky Pony Press

Interested in books for all ages, including picture books, early readers, mid-grade novels, novelties and informational books, especially related to ecology, independent living, farm living, wilderness living, recycling and other green topics. Also interested in special-needs books. Will consider YA fiction if related to these themes. Submit manuscripts or proposals by email only.

Published: August 8, 2013

PYR

Publishes science fiction and fantasy novels in the 100,000 to 300,000-word range. Currently interested in the adult fiction subgenres of sword and sorcery, epic fantasy and contemporary/urban fantasy. Also looking for speculative young adult fiction in any subgenre. Accepts email submissions only.

Published: August 8, 2013

Poisoned Pen Press

Publishes adult and young adult mysteries of 60,000- 90,000 words on crime and detection. Welcomes new writers. Submit online from website. Check website for list of restrictions on story content.

Published: August 8, 2013

Persea Books

Publishes fiction and nonfiction, including novels, novellas, short-story collections, biography, essays, literary anthologies, literary criticism, literature in translation, memoir, contemporary issues, travel writing and young adult literature. Also publishes poetry. See separate submission instructions on website.

Published: August 8, 2013

Magination Press

Publishes psychology- based illustrated storybooks and nonfiction for children about topics of special concern to children. Picture books for children 4-8; middle school readers for children 9-13; and nonfiction for children 9-13 and teens. No young adult fiction, chapter books or poetry.

Published: August 8, 2013

Medallion Media Group

Seeks agented nonfiction, plus futuristic science fiction, true crime, steampunk, YA-YA (YA written by young adults), horror, thriller, historical fiction, hard-boiled mystery, mainstream fiction, historical romance, time-travel romance and paranormal romance. Accepts email submissions only. See website for current needs.

Published: August 8, 2013