RainTown Press publishes literature for middle grade and young adults. RainTown Press is dedicated to encouraging young readers to become lovers of literature and lifelong readers.

RainTown Press



RainTown Press Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

Attn: Acquisitions
1111 E. Burnside St. #309
Portland OR 97215

Phone: (503) 962-9612

Submitting Your Work to RainTown Press

Before submitting to RainTown Press

The Market List recommends you verify the market is active and accepting submissions before sending your manuscript via regular mail. You may verify a market status by either visiting their website, calling their listed phone number, or comfirming via regular mail that the market is still active before sending them your work. To be sure your submission is appropriate for this market, we recommend you familiarize yourself with RainTown Press by reading a sample issue before submitting.


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From the RainTown Press guidelines:

We publish middle grade and young adult fiction. Genre doesn’t matter; quality of writing does—blow us away. We’re especially looking for anything that takes a common trope and does it with a new and unique twist. We want to engage avid and reluctant readers alike. (For examples of middle grade and YA books that have blown us away, check out the recommendations on our blog.)

Submission Guidelines Details for RainTown Press

Market Type: Fiction

Email: submissions@raintownpress.com

Accepts: Middle Grade/Young Adult: adventure, animals, contemporary, fantasy, folktales, graphic novels, history, humor, nature/environment, problem novels, science fiction, sports

Web Address: www.raintownpress.com

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