A few months ago I submitted the first 5,000 words of my new book, The Confectioner’s Guild, to an anthology put together by the Alliance of Young Adult Authors. My story was selected to be one of 40 featured in the anthology! The anthology launched last week, and is available on Amazon for free!
Download it HERE to check out my story and stories by some other amazing YA authors! You might just find your new favorite author…(besides yours truly)!
That Moment When is an anthology of young adult writing featuring some of today’s hottest new talent in young adult fiction. Find your next favorite author as you read through 40 thrilling short stories.
We’ve gathered a handful of thrilling stories from all of your favorite genres and put them together into an epic anthology of young adult fiction. Some of them are just the beginning of a unique adventure, while others are complete stories that will spark your imagination.
With over 200,000 words (about three full-length novels) That Moment When will provide weeks of reading pleasure.
Have you ever reached a moment in your life when everything changed? A crossroads of sorts–a point of no return. An event or realization so enormous you knew it would impact you forever in ways you couldnít begin to understand? Discoveries so momentous they changed everything you thought you knew about the world, and yourself?
That Moment When is filled with exactly these kinds of moments.
If you read the stories in this anthology, I guarantee you’ll find at least a few that thrill and excite you. Make sure to follow the authors if you want to read more – most of us have at least one free book on our sites.
All your favorite YA genres!
PARANORMAL & URBAN FANTASY
- Inconvenient Curiosity, A.M. Lalonde
- Melissa, Kaitlin Bevis
- Reflection, Katlyn Duncan
- Push, Leia Stone
- The Wrath of the Fury, Michelle Madow
- Sanctuary, Melle Amade
- The Volunteer, Melissa A. Craven
- AVLYN, Jenetta Penner
- Zoo girl, Jennifer Bardsley
- The Guardians, SL Morgan
- When I find you, Norma Hinkens
- Humanityís Protectors, David R. Bernstein
DYSTOPIAN & POST-APOCALYPTIC
- Drift Away, Rob L. Slater
- The End, Melissa Algood
- Sand and Starships, Heather Lee Dyer
- Provisions, Kira Lerner
- Misery, Patti Larsen
- Translucents, Kelly St. Clare
- Taste, Derek Murphy
- The Confectioner’s Guild, Claire Luana
- Unicorn Magic, Roz Marshall
- Another World, Rachel Morgan
- Running Toward Illumia, Angel Leya
- Jarra, Shaun L Griffiths
- Arrows & Angels, Kristin D. Van Risseghem
- The Birth of the Immortal Queen, Katherine Bogle
- Emerald Eye, S. McPherson
- The Dry Season, Cassidy Taylor
THRILLER & HORROR
- The Waiting, Laurie Treacy
- Desperate, Stacy Claflin
- More Than a Crush, Kat Stiles
- Second Chances, Jackson Dean Chase
AND MORE (UNIQUELY SPECULATIVE FICTION)
- Fox Red, Amy Laurens
- Silk and Service, David Kudler
- Learning to Fly, Laura Diamond
- Underbelly Circus, Hilary Thompson
- Glimpses, Avril Sabine
- Doormaker, Jamie Thornton
- The C in Summer, Jaime Munn
The Alliance of YA Authors is a community of over 1000 young adult writers. Many of us are award-winning, bestselling authors; others are brilliant debut authors just starting out. We team up to make it easier for you to find your new favorite reads, with book giveaways, contests and joint book promotions.