Penguin/Random House Australia | Submissions Information

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* Penguin Adult accept submissions in the first week of every month.
* Random House Adult (any genre) any time.
* Penguin/Random House Children’s and Young Adult books: February – November.

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One Teen Story | All year Submissions

One Teen Story
Genre: YA Fiction
Submission Period: Open all year
Length: 2,000 – 4,500 words
Payment: $500 and 25 contributor copies

“Unsolicited and agented submissions are accepted throughout the year. One Teen Story publishes 12 stories a year and accepts submissions from both established and emerging writers. 8 of the 12 stories we publish are written by established and emerging adult authors of quality YA fiction. 4 of the 12 are written by outstanding teen authors..

What kind of stories is One Teen Story looking for?
One Teen Story is looking for great short stories focused on teen protagonists and dealing with teen experience (issues of identity, friendship, family, coming-of-age, etc.). Gratuitous profanity, sex and drug use are best avoided.”

Black & White Publishing | Ongoing Submissions

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Ongoing Submissions

Black & White Publishing are happy to read material from potential new authors and accept unsolicited manuscripts for both fiction and non-fiction from the UK, Ireland and further afield. All manuscripts will be considered, but at the moment we are particularly looking for:


  • commercial women’s fiction, especially chick lit, saga and romance
  • crime and psychological thrillers
  • contemporary YA and New Adult crossover books
  • children’s fiction


  • memoirs
  • sport (UK and Ireland in particular)
  • humour
  • food and drink
  • activity books

We do not accept:

  • poetry
  • short stories
  • work written in languages other than English

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