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. Not as many as romance or science fiction, but a great deal more than literary fiction for example. Below is a list of all the publishers we have previously reviewed that are open to young adult manuscripts.
Publishers of Young Adult Fiction - Book Publishing Directory
The best part? You can send your manuscript directly to them. Sending out manuscripts can be scary, especially because so many publishers exist. Hopefully this list will help narrow your search and give you a better chance at finding a good fit for your YA book. Sky Pony is a subset of Skyhorse Publishing , specifically for younger readers. Their YA fiction and nonfiction is original, fresh, and striking.
Lockhart ups the ante with an inventive and romantic story about human connection, forgiveness, self-discovery, and possibility. Browse below for more young adult books of all kinds. Browse Subgenres. Again Again. Margaret Stohl and Melissa de la Cruz.
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. Our mission is to develop books of high literary and artistic quality which encourage interest in Shakespeare, the theatre, other performing arts, literature and art among children and adults. Based in Montreal, the company publishes nearly 75 titles a year.