SUBMISSIONS

HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR MANUSCRIPT:

 

We will review these 30 pages, then let you know if we want the whole manuscript.

Please note:  We do NOT offer an advance. We will publish paperback books and offer books in a digital format.  We do offer a competitive royalty rate on sales.  Please allow six-twelve weeks for a response. We publish books 20,000 - 90,000 words, if your book exceeds 90,000 you can work with our editors. We read all submissions and will notify you if we are interested in proceeding.

Please prepare a single document with the following information:
  • Contact Information:  name, address, phone number, and email address
  • Manuscript:  is the manuscript completed?  How many words? Please send a separate Word document with the first 30 pages or 3 chapters
  • Author:  about you, why you wrote the book, how your work stands out from the crowd
  • Social Media: describe your platform and how you plan to market your book
 
Email to ann@kirkhousepublishers.com
FICTION
  • Action & Adventure
  • Mysteries & Detective
  • Historical Fiction
  • Women's Fiction
  • Fantasy
  • Juvenile
NON-FICTION
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Self-Help
  • Inspirational & Motivational
  • Business & Economics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Religious

What we publish

Our hybrid publishing options

Every submission will be assessed by our editorial team.

Please contact us for pricing

OPTION ONE

 

•Author mentoring

•Editorial Assessment

•Press Release created and submitted to two local papers

•ISBN and barcode

•Library of Congress Control Number (LCCN)

•Cover Design (3-options)

•Interior Design

•Distribution from our Warehouse (included for  one year)

•Listed on Amazon

•Distributed by Baker and Taylor

•Listed on Kirk House Publishers website

•Print on Demand available on B&N and other online retailers

•E‐book converted and listed on Amazon Kindle

•E-book offered on several online e-publication retailers

•Featured in Kirk House catalog and printed  materials

•Posted on Kirk House Publishers social media sites

•25 paperback books

•The publisher will pay royalties of 50% of net revenues to the author and will report to the author quarterly on sales of the book when the royalties due exceed $25.00.

•Additional books available to purchase for 50% of the retail price

•One entry in the Midwest Independent Book Awards

•Promoted to Libraries and bookstores - 7,000 top U.S. booksellers and librarians; and in PDF format to over 27,000 international and domestic customers.

•Manuscript Proofread by our team of editors (up to 30,000 words included in package, additional words .019 each)

•4 months of social media prompts to promote your book

OPTION TWO

 

•Author mentoring

•Editorial Assessment

•Press Release  created and submitted to two local papers

•ISBN and barcode

•Library of Congress Control Number (LCCN)

•Cover Design (3-options)

•Interior Design

•Distribution from our Warehouse (included for  one year)

•Listed on Amazon

•Distributed by Baker and Taylor

•Listed on Kirk House Publishers website

•Print on Demand available on B&N and other online retailers

•E‐book converted and listed on Amazon Kindle

•E-book on several online e-publication retailers

•Featured in Kirk House catalog and printed  materials

•Posted on Kirk House Publishers social media sites

•50 paperback books

•The publisher will pay royalties of 60% of net revenues to the author and will report to the author quarterly on sales of the book when the royalties due exceed $25.00.

•Additional books are available to purchase for 50% of the retail price.

•One entry in the Midwest Independent Book Awards

•Promoted to Libraries and bookstores - 7,000 top U.S. booksellers and librarians; and in PDF format to over 27,000 international and domestic customers.

•Manuscript Proofread by our team of editors (up to 30,000 words included in package, additional words .019 each)

•A 12 minute recorded video interview

•4 months of social media prompts to promote your book

•One entry in the Independent Book Awards (IPPY)

•Design website (the monthly payment billed directly to the author)

•Book trailer – one minute

•Printed material – chose between bookmarks, business cards,  postcards

•Listing on Net Galley for three months for reviews

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THINGS TO REMEMBER

Before you submit details of your manuscript to Kirk House Publishers it is necessary to read and agree to the following Terms and Conditions:

  • The material you have submitted is your own creative and/or well-researched work.

  • Kirk House Publishers guarantee the privacy and intellectual property of the Author and maintain said privacy at all times.

  • Kirk House Publishers cannot be held responsible for the loss, damage or non-return of any material sent to us in hard copy or otherwise.

  • Please note that we only accept online submissions.  If any manuscripts are sent to us we will not review them.

 

What we DO NOT publish:

  • Poetry

  • Short stories

  • Previously published material

  • A finished cover or an already formatted book

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  • Facebook
  • Pinterest
  • Instagram

KIRK HOUSE PUBLISHERS

1250 East 115th Street

Burnsville, MN  55337

612-781-2815

To Bulk order books or for other questions please contact orders@kirkhousepublishers.com

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