We are happy to consider manuscripts in many genres, including the following: Action and adventure, chick lit, children's, coming-of-age, historical fiction, mystery, nonfiction, picture book, political thriller, romance, and young adult.
Please submit the following to email@example.com and write "'Submission" on the subject line:
Novels and Nonfiction: Please submit the first two chapters and the last chapter of the manuscript.
Picture books: Please submit the entire manuscript.
A description of the book: Kindly provide one or two paragraphs explaining the premise of the book and why you or your client wrote it.
A brief author biography.
A table of contents (for nonfiction).
A list of similar books, including the publisher, the author(s), and the publication date. Briefly explain how your story is similar to and different from these other titles. If we're interested in discussing publication, we will be in touch with you within two weeks. If,however, after two weeks you hear nothing more from us, then we are,unfortunately, not going to be making an offer to publish. Please understand,though, that you will not receive a rejection letter from us regarding your submission.
We look forward to reading your work!
DEAR ILLUSTRATORS: Please send a link to your website to firstname.lastname@example.org and write "Portfolio" on the subject line. We look forward to seeing your work!