Claire’s Wishlist: Claire is looking for author-illustrated picture books, but is also in the market for a few Middle Grade and young adult manuscripts. For middle-grade, she is looking for stories with strong narrative voices, quirky coming-of-age stories, and books that incorporate graphic or illustrative elements. Submission Instructions: Queries can be sent to …

Kortney Price of Holloway Literary is interested in Middle Grade (as well as young adult and new adult fiction). She has a special interest in manuscripts that feature characters within the special needs community. She is looking for all types of Middle Grade stories, specifically ones centered around adventure or …

Describing how a freshly baked chocolate chip cookie tastes is nearly impossible. This analogy could be used in describing a great story. So, in an attempt to give you the experience/flavor of Pete Begler’s The Fearless Travelers’ Guide to Wicked Places, I thought it best to create a recipe: First, mix equal …

Today we are honored to have Marina Cohen with us. She is an author of numerous books for children and young adults. Her spine-chilling middle-grade novel The Inn Between was released in March of 2016. Her novel The Doll’s Eye releases in February of 2017. Middle Grade Mafia: How did …

We love sharing news with our readers and today we are happy to announce an new publishing group that is open to unsolicited middle grade manuscripts. Winding Path Publications, a new independent children’s book press, is planning to launch next summer. They are currently looking for titles to add to their front …