Below, you’ll find a listing of publishers and agents who “have been known” to accept New Adult manuscripts. Unfortunately, this is a fluid industry. Policies change day-to-day, and it’s impossible to keep up. So, we ask that you pair this information with your own research. :) Best of luck!
Crescent Moon Press*
Curiosity Quills Press*
Desert Breeze Publishing*
Escape Publishing - Australian Harlequin Imprint
Front Porch Romance*
Grand Central Publishing
Immortal Ink Publishing*
Month 9 Books
Noble Young Adult*
Soul Mate Publishing
Spencer Hill Press*
St. Martin’s Press - Only certain editors will accept unagented manuscripts.
The Edge Books
Tor/ Forge Books
Tri Destiny Publishing
*Denotes a publisher/press with a specific new adult or upper YA line
For more information on researching publishers, check out Sharon Bayliss’ article.
Jill Corcoran - Effective 05/01/13, Jill will only accept queries from authors she meets at conferences, A PATH TO PUBLISHING participants, and referrals.
Julia Churchill (A.M. Heath)
Molly Ker Hawn
Pam van Hylckama Vlieg
Side note: Shout-out to Vickie Motter—a former agent who supported NA before it was cool. :)
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