Pen It! Publications, LLC Submission Guidelines

Pen It! Publications is accepting submissions in most genres.

Please use the following submission guidelines when submitting work to Pen It! Publications.         


All work should be submitted to with the subject line “Submission” and the title of your work. You should expect to hear from someone regarding your submission within four (4) weeks.
Please submit a Query Letter (in the body of an email) including the following information:

  • A brief story pitch (2 to 3 paragraphs) including your specific genre.

  • A short author bio mentioning previous publications and/or background information relevant to your story.

  • Please provide information for up to three comparative books published in the last five years.  These should be books that have a similar audience to your book that you feel compare with your book in the marketplace.  Briefly explain how your manuscript is different from these books.

  • We do NOT accept sexually explicit/erotica works.

  • Please do not mail submissions.  We accept submissions via email only.

Please include the following sample materials:
Story synopsis and/or chapter summary as an attachment.

Story excerpt from the first, middle and last chapter of your book as an attachment.

Attach manuscripts as Microsoft Word documents (preferred) or as .pdfs.

Work should be submitted in a 12 point, double-spaced font (Arial or Times New Roman  preferred).  Not necessarily required for children’s books since some are in verse.


If you are submitting a children’s book, please include the information above and sample    illustrations that would be what you expect to see in your book and/or book titles if            comparable children’s books.

Be sure your name, email and phone # are on all submissions.