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She is looking for novels that keep her up at night and transport her into the pages.In fiction she is looking for well-written contemporary romances, fantasies, YA and New Adult. She is specifically interested in time travel novels. As for YA, Brittany is drawn to contemporary works; dramatic or funny romances; and urban fantasy. She's especially interested in YA that is funny and quirky. The goofier the heroine the better. Brittany is very interested in New Adult Contemporary Romances, anything dramatic, funny or with a demanding hero. She is a big sucker for happy endings. She also has a passion for books set in the south. She has working knowledge of Japanese and Spanish.Brittany is not looking for memoirs or paranormal works at the moment.
Brittany is now considering middle grade and erotica.
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Brittany was kind enough to answer a few questions for YAtopia's readers...
What are you looking for in YA submissions right now?
I’m always looking for contemporary romances in YA. But I would like to see more sci-fi with romantic elements in my inbox. I love the feeling of being pulled into a completely different world.
What's an immediate turn-off in a query, something guaranteed to get the author rejected?
What's the story got to have to make you want to represent it?