Bloomsbury announced the upcoming launch of its new digital imprint called Bloomsbury Spark. Spark is an ebook-only imprint which will launch with seven new books, with two books a month being released after that. The imprint is focused on teen and young adult fiction titles. The genres will include dystopian, paranormal, thriller, science fiction, mystery, and contemporary romance.
Bloomsbury is actively seeking new authors for the line. Meredith Rich is the editor dedicated to digital titles.
Spark is currently accepting English language manuscripts between 25,000 and 60,000 words. You can submit your manuscript without an agent. You can mail submissions directly to Spark at the email addresses listed on the website
The first seven books to be released are Pride's Run
by Cat Kalen, The Secret of Isobel Key
by Jen McConnel, The Sound of Us
by Ashley Poston, The Art of Falling
by Jenny Kaczorowski, Beyond Our Stars
by Marie Langager, Until We End
by Frankie Brown
and Positively Mine
by Christine Duval.