Evening Street Press

Basic Information
2881 Wright St
City: 
Sacramento
State: 
California
Country: 
United States
Zip / Postal Code: 
95821
Contact Information
Barbara
Bergmann
Managing Editor
Details
Genres Published: 
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Book Types: 
Chapbook
Short story collections
Essay collections
Poetry collections
Formats: 
Paperback
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
No
Charges Reading Fee: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
3 to 6 months

Evening Street Press is centered on Elizabeth Cady Stanton's Seneca Falls, 1848 revision of the Declaration of Independence: "that all men—and women—are created equal," with equal rights to "life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness." We publish perfect bound chapbooks, full-length poetry books, short novels, and the twice yearly literary journal Evening Street Review. See guidelines at eveningstreetpress.com.

When submitting online, please place all work (including a bio if you wish) in a single .doc or .rtf file. For our contests, simultaneous and previously published work are acceptable.

Representative Authors: 

Francis O’Hare Paula Yup Judith Sornberger Jess Provencio David Stallings Julian Markels Kristin Laural E. Elizabeth Beck Lynn Veatch Sadler Sandra Gardner Gordon Grigsby Margaret Powers Milardo Howard W. Robertson Clela Dyess Reed Myles Gordon Donna Spector. Dion Farquhar Richard Carr Lucia May Judy Ireland Marilyn Cavicchia Michael Salcman

How many authors debut in each issue?: 
2-3
Titles per Year: 
1 to 5
Publishing type: 

Down & Out Books

Basic Information
3959 Van Dyke Rd, #265
City: 
Lutz
State: 
Florida
Country: 
United States
Zip / Postal Code: 
33558
Contact Information
Eric
Campbell
Contact E-mail: 
Details
Genres Published: 
Fiction
Book Types: 
Novella
Short story collections
Novel
Formats: 
Paperback
Hardcover
E-book
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
No
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Reading Period: 
Feb 1 to Apr 30
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months

Founded in 2011, Down & Out Books is an independent publisher of literary and crime fiction based in Tampa, Florida.

How many authors debut in each issue?: 
8-15
Titles per Year: 
Greater than 20
Distributors: 
IngramSpark, Createspace - POD publisher
Publishing type: 

Dalkey Archive Press

Basic Information
3402 N Ben Wilson St
City: 
Victoria
State: 
Texas
Country: 
United States
Zip / Postal Code: 
77901
Contact Information
Jake
Snyder
Associate Director
Contact E-mail: 
Details
Genres Published: 
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
No
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
Greater than 6 months

Dalkey Archive Press is a nonprofit organization whose mission is the preservation of literary works of art through publication. We primarily publish literary fiction, rarely poetry or non-fiction, and place a heavy emphasis upon fiction that belongs to the experimental tradition of Sterne, Joyce, Rabelais, Flann O’Brien, Beckett, Gertrude Stein, and Djuna Barnes.

Publishing type: 

Burrow Press

Basic Information
PO Box 533709
City: 
Orlando
State: 
Florida
Country: 
United States
Zip / Postal Code: 
32853
Contact Information
Ryan
Rivas
Publisher
Contact E-mail: 
Details
Genres Published: 
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Book Types: 
Novella
Short story collections
Essay collections
Novel
Memoir
Poetry collections
Formats: 
Paperback
Hardcover
E-book
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
No
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
3 to 6 months

Burrow Press is an independent, literary publisher based in Orlando, FL. As one of only a few literary publishers in Florida, our mission is twofold: to expand the boundaries of Florida Literature by (1) publishing the best contemporary writing by new and established authors, and (2) fostering literary community in Orlando, Florida, and beyond.

Titles per Year: 
1 to 5
Distributors: 
Itasca Books
Publishing type: 

Bridge Eight Press

Basic Information
Country: 
United States
Contact Information
Caleb
Sarvis
Managing Editor
Contact E-mail: 
Details
Genres Published: 
Poetry
Fiction
Book Types: 
Short story collections
Novel
Poetry collections
Formats: 
Paperback
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
No
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months

Bridge Eight Press is an independent boutique press in Jacksonville FL publishing a small catalog of book titles and the online (formerly print) Bridge Eight Literary Magazine. We consider every submission we receive, but look for bold pieces that serve the literary community and community-at-large by delivering a sense of lyrical urgency and authorial authenticity.

Representative Authors: 

C. H. Hooks
Christian TeBordo
Couri Johnson

Titles per Year: 
1 to 5
Distributors: 
Small Press Distribution
Publishing type: 

Brick Cave Media

Basic Information
165 N Centennial Way
Ste109
City: 
Mesa
State: 
Arizona
Country: 
United States
Zip / Postal Code: 
85201
Contact Information
Bob
Nelson
Contact E-mail: 
Details
Genres Published: 
Poetry
Fiction
Book Types: 
Novel
Formats: 
Paperback
Hardcover
E-book
Audio
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
No
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
No
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
No
Reading Period: 
Jul 1 to Sep 30
Reporting Time: 
3 to 6 months

Brick Cave Media is seeking authors with a keen understanding of craft.

We encourage prospective authors to engage their local writing communities in efforts to better understand their work through the eyes of others.

Representative Authors: 

Scott Woods
Sharon Skinner
Bruce Davis
Bill Campana
Louise Robertson

How many authors debut in each issue?: 
2-4
Titles per Year: 
1 to 5
Publishing type: 

Bowen Press

Basic Information
City: 
Tyler
State: 
Texas
Country: 
United States
Contact Information
Robert
Hand
Director
Details
Genres Published: 
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Book Types: 
Chapbook
Novella
Short story collections
Essay collections
Novel
Memoir
Poetry collections
Formats: 
Paperback
Hardcover
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
No
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months

Bowen Press is drawn to exceptional stories by new and upcoming authors. We focus on first-time southern writers and specialize in high-quality book design.

How many authors debut in each issue?: 
4-5
Titles per Year: 
6 to 10
Publishing type: 

Brick Mantel Books

Basic Information
4719 Holly Hills Ave
City: 
Saint Louis
State: 
Missouri
Country: 
United States
Zip / Postal Code: 
63116
Contact Information
Jennifer
Geist
Publisher
Contact E-mail: 
Details
Genres Published: 
Poetry
Fiction
Book Types: 
Novel
Poetry collections
Formats: 
Paperback
E-book
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
No
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
Greater than 6 months

Brick Mantel Books publishes innovative works of literary excellence by new and established writers. We value literature as an art, and we publish literary fiction and thought-provoking poetry that leave a lasting impression. We want to help readers gain a stronger sense of the world and humanity through literature.

Please follow our submission guidelines as closely as is applicable to your manuscript. Doing this ensures your submission is complete and can be reviewed in a timely manner. Verify that we're currently accepting submissions by visiting our Query page, as we do close submissions from time to time to work through our backlog.

Representative Authors: 

Susan Swartwout, Kate Kort

How many authors debut in each issue?: 
2
Titles per Year: 
1 to 5
Publishing type: 

Black Spot Books

Basic Information
125 Hardenburg Ln
City: 
East Brunswick
State: 
New Jersey
Country: 
United States
Zip / Postal Code: 
08816
Contact Information
Lindy
Ryan
Publisher
Contact E-mail: 
Details
Genres Published: 
Fiction
Book Types: 
Novella
Novel
Formats: 
Paperback
E-book
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
No
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
No
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months

Black Spot Books is a publisher of the fantastic, specializing in "dark literature" titles that include work in thrillers, speculative, science fiction, and fantasy. We primarily publish novel-length work in these genres, however we occassionally also consider novellas as well.

Representative Authors: 

Sam Hooker

Alcy Leyva

Laura Morrison

Cassondra Windwalker

Seven Jane

Matthew Binder

How many authors debut in each issue?: 
12
Titles per Year: 
11 to 20
Distributors: 
Ingram
Subgenres: 
Publishing type: 

Big Table Publishing Company

Basic Information
383 Langley Road #2
City: 
Newton Center
State: 
Massachusetts
Country: 
United States
Zip / Postal Code: 
02459
Contact Information
Robin
Stratton
President
Contact E-mail: 
Details
Genres Published: 
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Book Types: 
Novella
Short story collections
Essay collections
Novel
Memoir
Poetry collections
Formats: 
Paperback
E-book
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
No
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months

If we love your manuscript and offer you a contract, we will provide editing, advice and direction (if you need it), the services of our art department to create your book cover, like-minded authors to blurb your book, and a printed galley for your review. We are known for our prompt replies and turnaround, because we know how hard it is to wait! 

We prefer working with authors and poets who have a professional, up-to-date website, and who are active in their writing community and on social media. 

Representative Authors: 

Timothy Gager, Michael C. Keith, Christopher Reilley (Poet Laureate of Dedham, MA), Zvi Sesling (Poet Laureate of Brookine, MA), Craig Fishbane, Brady Peterson, Jon Sindell, Robert Scotellaro, Jennifer Jean, Jennifer Martelli Amye Archer, Richard Fox, John Sheirer, Glenn Bowie, Keith Tornheim, Tina Barry, John Stanizzi, Lois Cuddy, Paul Beckman, Laurette Folk, many others.

 

How many authors debut in each issue?: 
10-20
Titles per Year: 
Greater than 20
Distributors: 
Amazon, Ingram
Publishing type: 

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