Platypus Press is an independent publisher of poetry, fiction & narrative non-fiction based in England. Please browse through our catalogue, read more about us, or consider submitting your work.
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Full details CONTACT US WE ARE OPEN FOR SUBMISSIONS! We accept un-agented manuscripts in the following genres: Psychological, Crime, Legal, Medical, Techno, and Hard-boiled Action-packed Thrillers. Procedurals, Chillers, Grip-lit, and Domestic noir. Contemporary, Historical, Romance, Up-lit, and Literary fiction. We are particularly interested in receiving submissions from authors who identify as (dis)abled, BAME, and/or LGBTQIAP+, especially if your title features a character who exhibits these qualities. Send your synopsis and full-length novel as separate attachments along with a short author bio in the body of your email to the address below. Dark Edge Press is a dynamic digital first publisher. Our staff have over ten years experience in the trade. We work with some of the most diverse, enthusiastic, highly qualified individuals in the publishing industry. We offer our authors a uniquely individualised service with an above industry standa
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Imprints Boyds Mills Press publishes a wide range of high-quality fiction and nonfiction titles for picture book, middle grade, and young adult audiences. Established in 1990, Boyds Mills Press features picture books, chapter books, novels, and nonfiction books that focus on excellent storytelling, imaginative illustration, and diverse characters. Our exceptionally crafted titles are designed to entertain, inform, and engage children of all ages. We are actively seeking submissions for the Boyds Mills Press imprint. Wordsong is the only children’s imprint in the United States specifically dedicated to poetry. Wordsong publishes picture book poetry collections as well as poetry collections for middle grade and young adult readers. We publish novels in verse that are made up of discrete, powerful, individual poems. Some of the well-known poets who publish under the Wordsong imprint include Nikki Grimes, Jane Yolen, Georgia Heard, Rebecca Kai Dotlich, and Marilyn Singe