MG Critique Party

This critique group is to support middle grade writers who are focused on publishing novels for readers ages 8-12.


Middle grade novels


To provide structure, support, and feedback to writers working on MG novels.

Admissions Policies

Email Marjorie at with background on yourself as a writer, first 3000 words of your book, or link to webpage.

What we're looking for in members

Seeking well-read readers and writers who are committed to writing and (hopefully) publishing a middle grade novel. Should be willing and able to submit bi-monthly and give thorough feedback to the other writers within 10 days.

Inactivity Policy

If you are inactive for more than a month, you may be removed from the group.