September 2nd, 2014
Polish your manuscript, kill all your darlings! Belladonna Publishing accepts novel submissions between October 15 and November 15, looking for one or two glittering gems to be published in 2015.
We’re looking for fiction between 60 000 – 120 000 words (adult)/50 000 – 80 000 words (Young Adult).
We will read manuscripts in all speculative genres. We are, however, not likely to accept high fantasy or hardcore science fiction.
We will publish in English and maybe one or more of the Scandinavian languages, the book(s) will be marketed accordingly.
Submission: Only completed manuscripts. Send us the whole file (standard formatting) and a synopsis (.doc, .rtf or .pdf). Please name your files author’s last name and story title. Example: meyer twilight.doc/.rtf/.pdf and meyer twilight synopsis.doc/.rtf/.pdf.
Write a few words about yourself in the body of the e-mail if we haven’t worked with you before.
Language: This time we will only read submissions in English.
Publishing details: Print and e-book.
Payment: Offer to be determined based on manuscript length and type of project.
Simultaneous submissions: Yes
Multiple submissions: No
Send your submission to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject line: Submission, novel: name of your story.
Deadline: We will only accept submissions between October 15 and November 15 2014.
We’re looking forward to your submission!