Thursday, July 25, 2013

Melange Books - Call for Submissions

Melange Books has issued a call for submissions for "Christmas Memories".  They need stories of 9,000 to 20,000 words.  The deadline is September 15.

They are also looking for YA "Horse Stories" of 10,000 to 20,000 words for shorts and novellas and novels of 40,000 to 60,000 words.

Another call is for shorts of 8,000 to 15,000 words with the holiday themes of Independence Day, Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.

And lastly they need chick lit/hen lit stories of 9,000 to 20,000 words.

There are no deadlines for the last three calls.  Authors are paid royalties on both ebooks and print.  You can find all the details here.


pattinase (abbott) said...

Wow. I don't think I have ever written a short story as long as these.

sandra seamans said...

I know what you mean, Patti. They publish them as individual ebooks so I expect they need to be longer so readers don't feel cheated. The word lengths are more novelette than short story.