Open Books Press

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Genres Published: 
Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Autobiography/Memoir, Commercial Fiction, Cross-genre, Historical, LGBTQ Voices, Narrative Nonfiction, Nature/Environmental, Regional
Representative Authors: 
Kathleen Pooler, Bobbi Carducci, Robert L. Hunton, Matthew Marine, Joy Shayne Laughter
Book Types: 
Novel, Memoir
Paperback, Hardcover, E-book
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Temporarily closed to submissions
Reporting Time: 
Greater than 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Titles per Year: 
1 to 5

Editorial Focus

Open Books Press is dedicated to publishing quality books. When we're open for submissions, we accept adult nonfiction, and fiction for all ages (including some YA and children's). All authors with exceptional work will be given serious consideration.

Tips From the Editor

Please follow our submission guidelines as closely as possible to ensure your submission is complete. 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.

Contact Information

Jennifer Geist, Publisher
4719 Holly Hills Ave
Saint Louis, MO 63116
Contact E-mail: 
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Last updated: Jun 09, 2022