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We accept submissions but please look at the kind of books we publish before submitting a manuscript. We publish adult fiction, YA fiction, drama, and non-fiction biography and books about the arts and popular culture. We don’t publish children’s books for ages 10 and under. We don’t publish poetry. We occasionally publish short stories in a themed anthology.
If you would like to submit your work to us, please submit your email and join our mailing list first.
Fiction (novels, short stories), Non-fiction, Drama (play texts, anthologies)
Please note the following instructions for Categories when preparing your proposal.
If your Proposal falls under either Fiction or Plays/Drama/Performance, please prepare and submit the following , either as Word/PDF files and send:
- Full synopsis
- 3 chapters of your manuscript
- Your details (title, name, contact e-mail, telephone, postal address)
- A short biographical note (up to 200 words)
- Links to websites and/or social media profiles
- List URLs pointing to examples of social media activity/previous campaigns (URLs which are relevant for your book and its promotion)
- Please provide any additional information that would be helpful to us in making our decision e.g. previous books, experience, media contacts.
If you have a professional production of a play scheduled, we would like to see the script at least 6 weeks before opening night.
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We publish both general and specialist non-fiction titles. We are looking for biographies of well-known people, and books about the arts and culture.
Many thanks for your submissions.
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