Fiction

Variance Publishing

Interested in fast-paced thrillers, action-adventure, science fiction, fantasy, horror and historical books of 85,000+ words from new and established authors. Submit queries by email only.

Published: July 23, 2013

Nortia Press

Interested in fiction and nonfiction with a focus on global affairs. Submit queries by email. General inquiries: contact@nortiapress.com Queries: acquisitions@nortiapress.com.

Published: July 23, 2013

Down East Books

Publishes fiction and nonfiction books that incorporate the culture, history and character of New England. Prefers queries by email or regular mail; do not send mss.

Published: July 23, 2013

Coffee House Press

Publishes literary novels, full-length short-story collections and essays. Works with emerging and mid-career writers. No genre fiction (mysteries, Gothic romances, Westerns, science fiction) or books for children. Accepts electronic submissions only Sept. 1-Oct. 31 and March 1-April 30.

Published: July 23, 2013

Fourteen Hills

Publishes original fiction, literary nonfiction, poetry and cross-genre work. Submission periods: Sept. 1-Jan. 1 and Feb. 1-July 1. Biannual. Fourteen Hills, Creative Writing Dept., San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway Ave., San Francisco, CA 94132. Email from website.

Published: July 23, 2013

Epoch

Publishes serious fiction, poetry and personal essays, graphic art and occasional screenplays and cartoons. Reading period: Sept. 15-April 15. Triannual. EPOCH magazine, Cornell University, 251 Goldwin Smith Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853 607-255-3385

Published: July 23, 2013