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    Page Street Publishing

    http://www.pagestreetpublishing.com/

    I recently got an email from the editor of Page Street Publishing because I have a blog about YA publishers accepting unagented submissions that are advance paying publishers. They distribute through MacMillan. They have recently announced a YA fiction program so you can now submit your YA fiction.

    I think it's worth looking into.
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    If anyone has any news/reporting on them, it would be greatly appreciated!
    My YA debut BURRO HILLS is coming from Diversion Books in 2018!

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    Scribe of the girls in the basement Marissa D's Avatar
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    Well, I queried them on June 30 with a YA historical fantasy and just got a request for the full manuscript...so their response time is pretty respectable right now.

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    That's awesome Marissa! Let us know how it goes.

    I queried them on the 21st of June. Haven't heard anything yet. At least it's not a rejection yet. lol Good to know they respond in a timely manner.
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    Will do. I'm impressed by their distribution and the marketing effort they've put into their NF titles; if they maintain that with their new YA line, they could go far.
    Coming 8/8/17: "Alea Iacta Est" in NEVERTHELESS, SHE PERSISTED - a new anthology from Book View Caf
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    other stuff: Charles Bewitched; Skin Deep; By Jove (now out from Book View Caf)
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    Congrats, Marissa! Best of luck
    My YA debut BURRO HILLS is coming from Diversion Books in 2018!

    YA LGBT Contemporary/Thriller - On submission
    YA Contemporary Mystery/Horror - Writing, 42k+
    Short Fiction Online: Rabbit Suit

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    I got a request after a couple of weeks too!

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    I got a full request just now. I submitted back in June (which was a while ago, but better late then never right??)

    I was wondering what happened to your full Marissa and Elizabeth. If you have any updates, I would love to hear them.
    My blog Lists of YA (and Adult) Publishers that pay advances and are accepting unagented submissions

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    I'm curious to see how this plays out

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    They have a new children's editor, Kristen Nobles. I sent a picture book on 3/24 and got an enthusiastic request for an R&R on 3/27.

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    Lisa, that's lovely to hear, best of luck with them acquiring! Everyone else too, hope it's good news for you as well.
    Kristen was the Art Director for Candlewick (Walker book group) for many, many years. Candlewick themselves have always been generous with their replies to Illustrators submitting, just a great group. I'm certain she has taken that respect of the creators to her new position!

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    Congrats, Lisa! I know my agent has pitched my next book to their YA editor
    My YA debut BURRO HILLS is coming from Diversion Books in 2018!

    YA LGBT Contemporary/Thriller - On submission
    YA Contemporary Mystery/Horror - Writing, 42k+
    Short Fiction Online: Rabbit Suit

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