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: 

Beacon Publishing Group

Basic Information
City: 
New York
State: 
New York
Country: 
United States
Zip / Postal Code: 
10001
Contact Information
Details
Genres Published: 
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
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: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31

Beacon Publishing Group is an award-winning, independent publisher of books and audio books headquartered in NYC. Beacon has a broad array of titles in fiction & non-fiction, including business, young adult, history, romance, mystery, horror, comedy, childrens, health & wellness and more. Beacon Publishing Group continues to expand their titles by acquiring innovative content from existing and debut authors worldwide.

Titles per Year: 
Greater than 20
Publishing type: 

Awst Press

Basic Information
P. O. Box 49163
City: 
Austin
State: 
Texas
Country: 
United States
Zip / Postal Code: 
78765-9163
Contact Information
Wendy M.
Walker
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
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: 
Feb 15 to May 15
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months

Awst Press publishes a wide range of work across perspectives, genres, and subjects. In addition to full-length books, we also host an annual essay series and our Pocketbooks series features small texts with big impact. To understand our aesthetic and literary interests, read the work we've published. A wealth of stories, poems, and essays are available for free at awst-press.com. As of 2019, the Awst Press Book Prize is open for submissions Feb. 15th - May 15th.

Representative Authors: 

A. Anupama, Sarah Arthur, Eman Beshtawii, Dan Bevacqua, Ka Bradley, Bridget Brewer, Rowan Hisayo Buchanan, Justine Champine, Karissa Chen, Susanna Childress, Vida Cross, Jayy Dodd, Nalini Edwin, Kendra Fortmeyer, P. E. Garcia, Liz Howard, RE Katz, Gene Kwak, Lillian Kwok, Rudy Landeros, Diane Lefer, Ella Longpre, Micheline Aharonian Marcom, Chelsea Martin, Felix Morgan, Dennis Norris II, David Olimpio, Erin Pringle, John Proctor, Donald Quist, Alicia Jo Rabins, Victorio Reyes, Allison Schuette, Sophfronia Scott, Normandy Sherwood, Bob Schneider, Sonya Vatomsky, Lindsey Verrill, Robert Vivian, Laura Warman, LaToya Watkins, Sarah M. Wells, Melanie Westerberg.

How many authors debut in each issue?: 
1
Titles per Year: 
1 to 5
Distributors: 
Small Press Distribution
Publishing type: 

Ashland Creek Press

Basic Information
2305 Ashland Street
Suite C417
City: 
Ashland
State: 
Oregon
Country: 
United States
Zip / Postal Code: 
97520
Contact Information
Midge
Raymond
Editor
Details
Genres Published: 
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Book Types: 
Short story collections
Novel
Memoir
Formats: 
Paperback
Hardcover
E-book
Audio
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

Ashland Creek Press is a small, independent publisher of books for a better planet. Our mission is to publish a range of books that foster an appreciation for worlds outside our own, for nature and the animal kingdom, and for the ways in which we all connect. We award a prize for environmental literature, The Siskiyou Prize (www.siskiyouprize.com), and publish anthologies in both fiction and nonfiction (Among Animals and Writing for Animals).

Please read our submission guidelines and study our current titles to get a feel for what we publish. In all genres, we have a strong focus on the environment and animal protection. We are open to unsolicited submissions during two reading periods per year. (Please note that we don't currently publish poetry or books for children.)

Representative Authors: 

Mindy Mejia Julie Christine Johnson Jacki Skole Jennifer Caloyeras Gwyn Hyman Rubio JoeAnn Hart John Colman Wood Jean Ryan

How many authors debut in each issue?: 
currently about 50% are first-time authors
Titles per Year: 
1 to 5
Distributors: 
Ingram
Publishing type: 

Regal House Publishing

Basic Information
4718 Longhill Lane
City: 
Raleigh
State: 
North Carolina
Country: 
United States
Zip / Postal Code: 
27612
Contact Information
Jaynie
Royal
Editor in Chief
Details
Genres Published: 
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Book Types: 
Novella
Short story collections
Essay collections
Novel
Memoir
Poetry collections
Formats: 
Paperback
Hardcover
E-book
Audio
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

Regal House seeks works of literary fiction, historical fiction, memoirs, short story collections, and poetry collections. Our imprint Fitzroy Books publishes Young Adult, New Adult, and Middle Grade fiction; our imprint Pact Press publishes fiction, poetry, short story collections that feature themes such as racism, discrimination, homelessness, social justice, immigration, religious and gender issues, as well as LGBTQIA concerns. Pact Press also published a series of anthologies, the net proceeds of which benefit charitable organizations. 

Please direct submissions to our Submittable platform, accessed from our submissions page:

https://regalhousepublishing.submittable...

Representative Authors: 

PJ Royal Pim Wiersinga

How many authors debut in each issue?: 
eleven
Titles per Year: 
Greater than 20
Distributors: 
IPG (Independent Publishers Group) Follett Corporation
Publishing type: 

Owl House Books

Basic Information
Postal Box 1442
City: 
Pawcatuck
State: 
Connecticut
Country: 
United States
Zip / Postal Code: 
06379
Contact Information
Leslie M.
Browning
Publisher
Details
Genres Published: 
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: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
3 to 6 months

As a highly selective press, we publish only 2-4 full-length works a year. Owl House Books specializes in genre fiction. We seek works of science fiction, fantasy, mystery, and thriller.

Representative Authors: 

Storytellers representative of the work we seek would be: Tomm Moore, Rosalie K. Fry, Jean Craighead George, the folks at Pixar, Gary Paulsen, Natalie Babbit, Robert C. O’Brien, T. H. White, J. R. R. Tolkien, Neil Gaiman, the Brothers Grimm

How many authors debut in each issue?: 
Up to 4
Titles per Year: 
1 to 5
Distributors: 
Midpoint Trade Books, Gazelle (Distributor abroad), IPG
Publishing type: 

Tiny Fox Press

Basic Information
5020 Kingsley Road
City: 
North Port
State: 
Florida
Country: 
United States
Zip / Postal Code: 
34287
Contact Information
Galen
Surlak-Ramsey
Editor
Contact E-mail: 
Details
Genres Published: 
Fiction
Book Types: 
Novella
Novel
Memoir
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

Our primary focus is in the following genres of fiction: Commercial, Sci-Fi/Fantasy (LitRPG included), YA (all genres), Military, Bizarre

We will consider when the stars align, dogs and cats start living together, etc.: Magical Realism, Historical Fiction, Funny/Satirical Cozy Mysteries

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

Silver Bow Publishing

Basic Information
720 Sixth Street - Box # 5
City: 
New Westminster
State: 
British Columbia
Country: 
Canada
Zip / Postal Code: 
V3L 3C5
Contact Information
Candice
James
Administration
Details
Genres Published: 
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Book Types: 
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: 
No
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months

submit ONLY fully edited final edited manuscripts.  Query first for submission quidelines.  info@silverbowpublishing.com or silverbowpublishing@gmail.com

Representative Authors: 

Matthew Jose; Wil Michael Wrenn; Christopher L. Malone; Iain McLachlan; Graham Mole; April Miller;  Marta B. Powell; Holly Day;  Roy J. Adams; Craig Wilson Ruttle; James E. Roethlein; d.n. simmers; Kyle Christensson; Cynthia Sharp; Fern G.Z. Carr; Gwynne Hunt; S.R. Duncan; Alan Hill; Candice James; Angel Edwards; Lozan Yamolky; Donna Ross; Bob MacKenzie; Warren Dean Fulton; Ibrahim Honjo; Deborah L. Kelly; Valerie Parks, ; Barry Plamondon; Celeste Snowber; Brian Koester;  Synn Kune Loh; Laura Schultz; Bill Engleson; Ben Nuttall-Smith; Helene Levasseur

How many authors debut in each issue?: 
4-8
Titles per Year: 
11 to 20
Distributors: 
Saddlestone Inc.; ProQuest; Coutts Information Services; Amazon; Smashwords; Renaissance Books; Silver Bow;
Publishing type: 

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