Call for novel manuscripts by African-American women
Shade Mountain Press is a new, small feminist publishing house founded in 2014 by Rosalie Morales Kearns. Our titles have earned accolades like inclusion in NPR's Best Books of 2015 and a starred review in Kirkus.
SMP is seeking novel manuscripts by African American women.
Reading period: April 1July 1, 2016.
What to send:
--an email that includes a short description of the novel as well as a brief bio, including publishing credits, if any
--the full manuscript as a Word or PDF attachment
--a synopsis (of whatever length) as a Word or PDF attachment
Where to send:
submissionsATshademountainpressDOTcom (Change AT to @ and DOT to . ).
In the subject line, include the word query along with your name and/or novel title.
For more information, please see our website.