Dec 16, 2018 · The Young Adult (YA) fiction genre is a category aimed at teens, but many of the books have an adult following, as well. For authors wishing to publish a book in the YA arena, here are some facts and figures about the marketplace for these books. Marketing. This category is intended to be marketed to post-adolescents and young-adults ages 18 to 30. This age group is considered to be the lucrative "cross-over" category of young-adult titles that appeal to both the young-adult market and to an adult audience. Publishers of young-adult fiction now favor this category as it encompasses a far broader audience.
Apr 16, 2018 · Cast of Wonders is a young adult short fiction market (12-17 age range), open to stories up to 6,000 words in length. The stories are audio and also published on the site. Genre: Fantasy, science fiction, light horror. Payment: $.06/word for original fiction of any length (yes, including flash!). For reprints. $100 flat rate for Short Fiction Author: Erica Verrillo. Books shelved as adult-fiction: Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn, The Help by Kathryn Stockett, The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins, The Girl with the Drago.
Fiction Markets A fiction market is a publication or website that publishes fiction. There are many fiction markets open to both beginning and established writers. Fiction markets tend to focus on a specific type of fiction or genre. Follow the links to sections of our online writer's guidelines database to find markets in different fiction genres. Jul 10, 2014 · “The market for new adult titles is highly engaged, and there is a lot of binge reading,” says Molly Birckhead, associate director of marketing for William Morrow Paperbacks.