#PitMad: Pitch Your Manuscript to Literary Agents & Publishers

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Do you have an unpublished manuscript? Join the Twitter party known as #PitMad to pitch your work to literary agents and publishers. On Dec. 7, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST, you may tweet a maximum of three different pitches for every manuscript. (more…)

Small Presses: 2 Publishers Accept Nonfiction Submissions

Manuscript&FruitBowl-CindyFazziPicDo you have a specialty or expertise you want to write about? From health and fitness to travel and adventure to science and business, there’s a wide array of topics for nonfiction writers. BenBella Books and Skyhorse Publishing are open to unagented and unsolicited submissions of nonfiction manuscripts. (more…)

Writing Contest: Full Fathom Five Digital Seeks Manuscripts in Four Genres

“Arabella” by Nina Fazzi. Copyright © 2014 by Nina Fazzi. All Rights Reserved.

“Arabella” by Nina Fazzi. Copyright © 2014 by Nina Fazzi. All Rights Reserved.

Full Fathom Five Digital (FFF Digital), a publisher of electronic books, is looking for unpublished or self-published novels in four genres—romance, mystery/thriller, horror, and science fiction/fantasy—through a writing contest. A $10,000 grand prize and a publishing deal will be awarded to one winner, while three finalists will each be offered a publishing contract. (more…)