Polis Books is an independent publishing company actively seeking new and established authors for our growing list. We are currently acquiring titles in the following genres. Please keep in mind that while Polis Books does accept unsolicited submissions, due to the high volume of material we receive we will only respond to queries if we have interest in the submission. We apologize that we cannot reply to every submission individually.
Submissions in the following genres should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are currently acquiring:
• Traditional crime (i.e. 'cozies')
• Science Fiction
• Urban Fantasy
• Commercial Women's Fiction
• New Adult
• Young Adult
We are not currently acquiring:
• Children's Picture books
• Graphic novels
• Short stories or stand-alone novellas
• Query Letter
• Three Sample Chapters
• Author Biography (include information about personal blogs, Twitter handle, or other social media outlets you feel we should be aware of)
Query letter and sample chapters should be emailed as attachments (not in body of email) to:
We will reply requesting more information on a submission-by-submission basis. Thank you for your patience!