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  • Note:

    Scroll through these notes to learn more about SHINE.

  • Our titles:

    In terms of genre, all are welcome, although we're partial to contemporary, thriller, paranormal, and mystery.

  • Where's the love?

    All Shine titles will feature romantic elements, though the romance doesn’t have to drive the story.

  • Wanna send us a tale?

    We're tracking down manuscripts packed with emotion, engaging voices, and characters that LEAP from the page.

  • Why SHINE?

    Novellas offer a unique opportunity for YA and NA authors – a chance to quickly offer new titles to meet the voracious appetites of young adult fiction readers. Readers reap the most rewards with the incredible availability of diverse digital titles at affordable prices.


Latest News

    • Deal Announcement: Jessica Bayliss

      April 18th, 2016Judith Graves at Leap Books Shine has acquired world rights for Jessica Bayliss’ young adult novella BROKEN CHORDS featuring Lenora “Lenny”...

    • Deal Announcement: Alex Van Tol

      November 01st, 2015  Judith Graves at Leap Books’ Shine imprint has acquired world rights to Alex Van Tol‘s YA horror novella Dead Man’s Curve. The...

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      Deal Announcement: Suzanne Lazear

      August 04th, 2015Judith Graves at Leap Books: Shine has bought Suzanne Lazear’s (The Aether Chronicles. Flux) NA elfpunk series THE SECRET LIVES OF ROCKSTARS. Rockstars follows eighteen-year-old...

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      LEAP Into Spring with SHINE!

      April 30th, 2015We’re celebrating the arrival of Spring with a sale guaranteed to put some SHINE on your reading device. Praise for Racing Hearts: Book...

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