Cricket - Fiction (Go to Poetry)
Cricket Media




CRICKET magazine seeks to publish the highest quality fiction, poetry, and literary nonfiction to engage our audience of enthusiastic young readers. Editors consider unsolicited submissions from writers of every level of experience. Since its founding in 1973, CRICKET has published some of the most respected writers of children’s literature. It is also a wonderful opportunity for promising new writers to showcase their best work.


Market Genres, Styles & Subjects
Genres
Fantasy
General
Humor
Science Fiction
Young Adult

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
Flash
600 to 1000 words
Unknown

Short Story
1000 to 6000 words
Unknown


Market Submission Types
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Reprints?: Yes
Multiple Submissions?: No
Simultaneous Submissions?: No

Market Response Data
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This statistical information is an aggregation of submission data provided by our members. The more data we have the more accurate our
numbers will be so please be sure to log all of your submissions here and not just your rejections or acceptances.


Accuracy:
There are 30 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
11 min | 56.40 mean avg | 41 median | 218 max days
Responded:
100.00%
Accepted:
3.33%
Rejected:
96.66% (0.00% of rejections are personal)
Rewrites:
-
Dead Letters:
-
Lost/Returned:
-
Never Responded:
-
Withdrawn:
-
Pending:
8 pending responses (7 min | 45 mean avg | 49 median | 82 max days waiting)
Note: pending statistics may skew high if some users neglect their data.
We recommend querying after the time the market suggests to query.


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