SparkPress no longer publishes Children’s and/or Picture books.
Before submitting to SparkPress, please read about how our press works. To submit, please fill out the blank fields in the submissions form, and attach a Word or PDF file that includes the first twenty pages of your manuscript (see “Click Here to Submit” below).
Formatting specifications include:
- Common font (Times; Times New Roman; Georgia)
- 12-point font size
- Page numbers included
- Please label your file: LAST NAME_SUBMISSION.docx
- At this point in the process, please do not send your entire manuscript
We charge a $35 submission fee in order to assess whether or not your work is ready for publication. This is part of our vetting process, which we strongly believe will ensure the quality of your project and our ongoing list.
We are committed to bringing viable projects into the marketplace. If we determine that your manuscript is ready for publication, we will email you with a publication agreement and you will opt into the SparkPress publishing package. If we determine that your manuscript needs a bit more work, we will give you editorial feedback and a recommendation for what your next steps with SparkPress should be.
Once you click the Submit button below, you will be prompted to pay before you can submit your manuscript. Once you submit payment below, you will receive an email confirmation that your submission has been received. Please allow up to six weeks for a response. And thank you for your interest in publishing your work with SparkPress.