Author Instructions


 

BEFORE CHOOSING STRIVE, PLEASE READ ABOUT OUR EQUAL-EFFORT PARTNERSHIP:

Strive Publishing will invest in African American authors, as well as authors from other underrepresented groups by providing individual book publishing contracts based on individual needs.

If working in partnership with Strive appeals to you, whether you are an emerging author or have been published before, we want to hear you story!

 

 

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:

Strive Publishing is currently looking for authors from the Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota area. We will read and review un-agented manuscripts and proposals for children’s picture books, middle grades fiction, and young adult novels. 

Depending on the number of manuscript submissions we receive, the review process can take up to sixteen weeks for us to respond. If you have not heard back from us within this time, we encourage you to send us a follow-up email. 

 

 

What to Include: 

Cover letter with –

  • Full name

  • Mailing address, telephone number, and email address

  • Brief bio with experience and background information relevant to your story

Manuscript –

  • Word document/manuscript template

  • Send as an email attachment

  • ‘New Submission’ in email subject heading

Submit Cover Letter and Manuscript to info@strivepublishing.com