Get swept away in Erin A. As one by one her beautiful sisters mysteriously die on their isolated island estate, Annaleigh must unravel the curse that haunts her family. Be careful who you dance with.
Our primary subject areas of interest are in contemporary social issues, including but not limited to, politics and political satire, legal topics and thrillers, women's issues, sports and young-adult fiction. Half of our books are produced by September Sky Press, our imprint for adult readers. The other half are produced by Melody Press, our imprint for children and young adults.
The Young Adult YA fiction genre is a category aimed at teens, but many of the books have an adult following, as well. For authors wishing to publish a book in the YA arena, here are some facts and figures about the marketplace for these books. In most if not all casesthe protagonists of the novels fall within those age ranges, and the story is told through teenage eyes.
At their core, YA books are for and about teenagers and pre-teens, usually between 12 and 18 years old, but sometimes as young as Yet more than half of all YA novels sold are bought by older adults 18 or older, and certain titles published in the U. Below are eight of their most successful strategies.
Young adult is one of my favorite genres to read now, even though when I was a young adult myself, I really struggled finding good books. These days the young adult genre is profitable, diverse, and covers a wide variety of genres, from science fiction to romance and everything in between. A lot of young adult publishers are open to submissions without an agent.
More than half of the young adult authors participating in the survey were published by Big Five publishers. I asked authors to rate their experience with their publisher on a scale from 1 terrible to 10 amazing. Authors at larger and smaller houses reported about the same satisfaction as long as the publisher offered an advance.
Have you written a book for teenagers that you want to publish and are looking for literary representation? Here are 19 young adult literary agents. Writing for young adults is always a challenging task.
The best part? You can send your manuscript directly to them. Sending out manuscripts can be scary, especially because so many publishers exist.
Tanglewood accepts manuscripts from agents as well as unsolicited manuscripts. We love nothing more than to discover an unpublished, talented author with a wonderful manuscript, or a published author whose latest work has brilliance not recognized by other publishers. That said, we receive hundreds and hundreds of manuscripts, out of which only a few are chosen.