Author Submission Guidelines

AUTHOR SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

Meredith Etc seeks to publish autobiographies, biographies, memoirs, books of poetry, and short story anthologies. We publish other genres on a case by case basis.If you are interested in submitting your manuscript and or work to Meredith Etc for review, follow the guidelines below?

AUTHOR SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:

MEMOIRS: Mail Cover Letter, Book Proposal, and 2 chapters

AUTOBIOGRAPHIES/BIOGRAPHIES: Mail Cover Letter, Book Proposal, and 2 chapters

BOOKS OF POETRY: Mail Cover Letter, Chapter Outline, and 12 poems

SHORT STORY ANTHOLOGIES: Mail Cover Letter, Book Proposal, and five short stories

NOVEL: Mail Cover Letter, Book Proposal, and one chapter, preferable chapter one

OTHER GENRES: Other genres are considered on a case by case basis

Mose Danztler Press is no longer accepting submissions for publication.

Mail author submissions to (include SASE):

Meredith C. McGee, Acquisitions Editor

Meredith Etc ▪ 1052 Maria Court ▪ Jackson, MS 39204

Contact the acquisition editor before emailing submissions (book proposal, chapters, poems…)

http://www.meredithetc.com

meredithcmcgee@gmail.com

COVER LETTER DETAILS:

The cover letter should include contact information, brief overview of work including genre, number of chapters, poems, or short stories, manuscript/short story page count, , prospective completion time frame, publishing goals, professional writing background…

BOOK PROPOSAL DETAILS:

Please provide a 1-2 page cover letter, a 1-3 page book synopsis, a 500 – 750 word author biography, a one paragraph outline or overview of each chapter, a list of similar or competing titles, a marketing plan or chart, a résumé or vita, and sample writings (two chapters…).

https://www.facebook.com/Meredithetc like the facebook page Meredith Etc, a small press which publishes: memoirs, books of poetry,biographies, short story anthologies…

https://meredithetc.com/book-publishing/ Book Production Packages and Services

General Manuscript Details

    1. Table of Contents
    2. Preface
    3. Introduction
    4. Chapters
    5. About the Author(s)
    6. References/Works Cited/Notes/Index
    • Manuscripts should be divided into chapter sections
    • Chapters usually consists of 10-25 pages
    • Biographies begin with early life
    • Memoirs describe specific events of one’s life
    • Copyright
    • Dedication
    • Acknowledgements
    • Praise for the Author (Publisher will help obtain book endorsements toward the end of the book’s production)

Meredith Etc & related (memoir) titles: Married to Sin, Casada el Pecado, Starkishia: Estrella, A Mission from God: A Challenge for America, Three Years in Mississippi, The Courage to Hope: How I Stood Up to the Politics of Fear…

Sample Biography list: James Meredith: Warrior and the America that created him; I, Tina; Ulysses S. Grant: The Unlikely Hero….

See also http://www.shopheirs.com (buy any title)

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