Fiction

Poisoned Pen Press

Publishes adult and young adult mysteries of 60,000- 90,000 words on crime and detection. Welcomes new writers. Submit online from website. Check website for list of restrictions on story content.

Published: August 8, 2013

Persea Books

Publishes fiction and nonfiction, including novels, novellas, short-story collections, biography, essays, literary anthologies, literary criticism, literature in translation, memoir, contemporary issues, travel writing and young adult literature. Also publishes poetry. See separate submission instructions on website.

Published: August 8, 2013

Paul Dry Books

Publishes literary fiction (novels and short stories) and nonfiction (biography, memoir, history and essays).

Published: August 8, 2013

Northern Illinois University Press

Nonfiction titles on U.S. history, regional history, religion, Russian studies and European history. Fiction: Midwestern literary fiction (Switchgrass imprint).

Published: August 8, 2013

NeWest Press

Publishes literary fiction and nonfiction and drama. Currently not considering poetry, mystery or short-fiction manuscripts. Submit manuscript by postal mail.

Published: August 8, 2013

Monkey Puzzle Press

Interested in literary novels, full-length shortstory collections, essays, memoirs, poetry and chapbooks.

Published: August 8, 2013

Melville House Publishing

Publishes a wide range of fiction, nonfiction and poetry. Currently accepts proposals and manuscripts for nonfiction only. Submit queries by email.

Published: August 8, 2013

Mid-List Press

Publishes book-length (at least 50,000 words) literary fiction and nonfiction, and poetry collections of at least 60 pages. No children

Published: August 8, 2013

Medallion Media Group

Seeks agented nonfiction, plus futuristic science fiction, true crime, steampunk, YA-YA (YA written by young adults), horror, thriller, historical fiction, hard-boiled mystery, mainstream fiction, historical romance, time-travel romance and paranormal romance. Accepts email submissions only. See website for current needs.

Published: August 8, 2013