Submissions

UCLan Publishing is currently open to unsolicited submissions. We will look at everything sent to us and aim to respond within 4 weeks. We a currently looking for YA but are willing to consider other genres.

Please consider our guidelines before submitting your work, and be aware that we are a student run publishing house. You must be open to our new approach to publishing.

Submitting fiction:

  • Please note we only accept submissions via email.
  • Please send a covering letter in the body of your email including the word count of your book.
  • For adult and children’s fiction, please attach just one Word document including the three opening chapters (double line spaced) and a brief 300 word synopsis of the whole plot.
  • For picture book submissions, please attach one Word document with your single best picture book text only.
  • Title all your Word documents in the following format: Your Book’s Title –Your Name.

Submitting non-fiction:

  • Please note, we only accept submissions via email.
  • Please send a covering letter in the body of your email including the word count or projected word count of your book.
  • Please attach the following Word documents to your covering email – a proposal, a short synopsis of 300 words, your up-to-date CV.
  • Title your Word documents in the following format: Your Book’s Title – Your Name

Please send submissions to DJWilliams1@uclan.ac.uk

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