This category is to submit YOUNG ADULT MANUSCRIPTS on the themes of science, mathematics, engineering, computing, invention, or history
to Alternating Current Press to consider for The Spark Book Award and open-reading publication on our press.
Each submission comes with a complimentary digital copy of our latest book, A Room in Dodge City
, a surreal, twisted, Lynchian novel-in-vignettes by David Leo Rice.
$4.99: Regular reading fee. This will come with a standard form response.
$8.99: Get brief FEEDBACK from our reading panel.
$12.99: Get an EXPEDITED form response within 4 days, plus a digital copy of The Girl Wakes
$15.99: Get an EXPEDITED response within 4 days, plus FEEDBACK, plus a digital copy of The Girl Wakes
Read our complete general guidelines here.
Read full YA manuscript guidelines here.
Before you request feedback, read this paragraph.
•DO NOT PUT YOUR NAME OR ANY IDENTIFYING MARKS INSIDE THE FILE, IN THE TITLE, OR IN THE FILE NAME.
•No cover pages with contact information or acknowledgments within the file.
We pay for all the work we accept.