Journals Accepting Short YA Fiction: Updated for 2020!

There are plenty of places to submit short fiction, as you can see from a quick scroll through Submittable, but it hasn’t always been so easy to find the perfect home for your shorts that truly fall under the YA umbrella. Back in 2017, I summed up a list of five journals accepting YA short fiction, but the landscape has definitely changed. Only two of the original five publications are still in operation. Even a new one suggested by a reader (The Passed Note) has since shut down.

The remaining journals I’m aware of are as follows:

Any other favorite journals I missed that accept YA submissions? Please feel free to share in the comments!

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