Kinglake publishes books for a popular/general readership, or a carefully worked out niche market. Initial queries must be by email. Research all author subsidy publishing options carefully before committing. Publishes 30 titles per year (including adult books). Receives approximately 250 queries and 80 manuscripts per year. Five per cent of books published are from first-time authors, ten per cent of books published are from unagented authors. Five per cent of books published are author subsidy-published, based on an estimation of market reach. Payment is via royalty (on retail price), with 0.08 (per �) minimum and 0.12 (per �) maximum. Does not offer an advance. Average lead time is six months, with simultaneous submissions not accepted. Submissions accompanied by SAE will be returned. Aims to respond to queries within two days, proposals within five days and manuscripts within 14 days. Catalogue is available with SAE, or by email. Manuscript guidelines are available by email.
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London W2 1NS England
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|Manuscript Submissions||Policy: |
Commissioning Editor, R.S. Byram (Non-Fiction); Commissioning Editor, H.L. Byram (Fiction & Educational) Accepts initial queries by e... More
|Fiction Submissions||Policy: Publishes Young Adult's Science Fiction, Adventure and Romance titles. * Kinglake looks for quality in narrative and dialogue.|
|Non-Fiction Submissions||Policy: Publishes Children's and Young Adult's Educational Textbooks.|