PLEASE NOTE: Thank you for your interest in Lucky Marble Books. Our publishing calendar is full for the next several months. While we are thrilled with this development, we must suspend our submissions process temporarily. As a result, we are unable to review new submissions at this time. Please check back here for any updates to that status.

We accept submissions of novels geared toward young adult readers. We are looking for engaging characters and well-crafted plots that keep our readers turning the pages. Our favorite genres include historical fiction, fantasy, science fiction, mystery, supernatural fiction, romantic comedy, and humor. If you have a completed manuscript you’d like to have considered for publication, please send a query, synopsis, and the first 30 pages of your manuscript in the body of the email. No attachments, please. In the subject line, please write YOUNG ADULT SUBMISSION.

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We endeavor to respond to all queries within eight weeks.  If you have not heard back from us in that time, feel free to send a follow-up note. We do not accept queries by snail mail.