Submissions

UCLan Publishing is currently open to unsolicited submissions. We will look at everything sent to us and aim to respond within 6 weeks if we are interested in discussing your work further.  We a currently looking for Middle Grade and YA.

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, and by submitting your work you may be considered for student projects or our commercial arm.

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

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