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

Medallion Press

Publishes commercial and literary fiction, historical fiction, mysteries, thrillers, suspense, romance, paranormal/horror, sci-fi/fantasy, nonfiction and young adult fiction. Submit from website form only.

Published: August 8, 2013

Bold Strokes Books

LGBTQ fiction (general and genre), including action, romance, adventure, crime, mystery/ intrigue and speculative fiction (sci-fi/fantasy/ horror). Also publishes young adult fiction. Submit entire manuscript by email only.

Published: August 8, 2013

Suspense Magazine

Features suspense, mystery, thriller and horror short stories. Submit stories of up to 5,000 words. Monthly.

Published: August 8, 2013

Morpheus Tales

Magazine featuring horror, science fiction and fantasy, articles, interviews and reviews, plus genre artwork. Check website for submission deadlines. Submit by email only. No simultaneous submissions.

Published: August 8, 2013

Donald Maass Literary Agency

Welcoming authors in all genres of fiction: science fiction, fantasy, mystery, suspense, horror, romance, historical, literary and mainstream novels.

Published: August 8, 2013

Cayova Sponsorship Program

A new social network called Cayova hosts a sponsorship competition for aspiring writers with a prize of $10,000. Blogging, biography, literary criticism, poetry, drama, screenplay, history, fact or fiction, everything and anything using the written word qualifies. Cayova wants to allow writers across all genres to be able to concentrate on their creativity and reward …

Published: July 29, 2013

Winter Ghost Story Competition

The Winter Ghost Story writing competition is back. It’s one of The Creative Competitor’s most successful competitions and this year over £1000.00 is up for grabs. If you are feeling creative and enjoy writing about things that go bump in the night, why not have a go at the latest competition? Wow with your creativity …

Published: July 29, 2013

Variance Publishing

Interested in fast-paced thrillers, action-adventure, science fiction, fantasy, horror and historical books of 85,000+ words from new and established authors. Submit queries by email only.

Published: July 23, 2013

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley Award For Imaginative Fiction

Rosebud is pleased to announce the fifth biennial Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley Competition for Imaginative Fiction. Original unpublished works of fantasy, science fiction, mystery and horror are welcome, but the editors are also open to any stories that reach beyond the boundaries of those genres, take a variety of literary and creative risks and tell a …

Published: July 22, 2013