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KWiL Publishing accepting PB submissions

October 10, 2018


Founded in 2017, KWiL Publishing is a new specialty children’s book publisher. They are passionate about “scientific fiction” with STEM or Makers themes, meaning stories that have well-researched and vetted scientific, technological, mathematical, engineering, or Makers-related content. At the heart of each are memorable characters and compelling plots. They are “read-it-again-worthy” in their own right, […]

Twelfth Planet Press wants novellas in August

August 16, 2018


Twelfth Planet Press is looking to publish a series of festive-themed novellas that will bring joy, laughter and comfort. Submissions will open until August 31, 2018 Mainly a sci-fi, fantasy and horror publishing house, for this call Twelfth Planet Press is open to crime, romance, and contemporary fiction. They are looking for a diverse range […]

Mocha Memoirs Press is open to submissions

December 20, 2017


The vision at Mocha Memoirs Press is to provide an outlet for outstanding speculative and romance stories that often fall beneath the radar of traditional publishing houses. “Stories that invigorate the reader’s literary palette like a good, strong coffee as well as evoke strong emotions that linger like a magnificent memoir.” Mocha Memoirs publishes stories […]

Publishers spotlight HERstory

October 11, 2017


Aunt Lute Books is a nonprofit multicultural women’s press based in San Francisco. For over thirty years, they have published literature by women from a broad range of communities. They publish work by women, both transgender and cisgender, not traditionally served by mainstream publishers, particularly works by women of color. A number of well-known feminist […]

Diversity is welcome here

September 21, 2017


BookThug publishes contemporary literary fiction , non-fiction, poetry, and drama. They do not publish genre fiction (mystery, science fiction, historical romance), cookbooks, or self-help books. BookThug is committed to an ongoing conversation about the possibilities of what literature is, or could be. They welcome submissions that help enrich that conversation. They especially encourage Indigenous writers, […]

AcuteByDesign and PrimeTime seek author submissions

March 10, 2016


AcuteByDesign is a children’s publisher specializing in multicultural/diversity books. They are on the lookout for middle grade and YA fiction, but will consider all fiction and even some nonfiction for children. Their emphasis is on ethnically diverse characters: Latino, African American, Native American, Asian, etc. AcuteByDesign is a small publishing house with three goals: To […]