Young Adult Novelists

This is a group for young adult fiction writers striving for traditional publication.


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Provide thoughtful and consistent feedback on submissions every 2 weeks. Members are striving for traditional publication and are ready/near-ready to begin querying process.

Admissions Policies

Please contact us with why you're interested in the group, plus a writing sample. We will touch base with the group before adding new people.

What we're looking for in members

Writers committed to the writing process. People who will take the time to give a thorough critique, thorough not necessarily meaning long, but long enough to address the piece from a craft perspective and looking at the big picture of the story.

Inactivity Policy

If you have not submitted your own work or provided a critique in more than 45 days, you may be dropped from the group. If you need to take a break for a while, please reach out to us in advance and let us know so we can reserve your spot.