speck press is committed to the art of the book.
We are currently looking for nonfiction manuscripts that explore:
- environmental issues
- gift books
If you are interested in submitting your idea, please follow the guidelines below.
We are not accepting fiction or genre fiction manuscripts at this time.
Your Submission must include:
- Proposal of your work, including a brief synopsis
- Two or three sample chapters if available
- Submitted with a stamped, self-addressed envelope for our reply
- A brief biography of yourself, your credentials, and what you can do to help market your book
We do accept unsolicited manuscripts by mail and will answer inquiries by email. However, we ask that you do not send your manuscript electronically unless it is requested. If we choose not to pursue your manuscript, we will recycle it.
Send Submissions to:
If you want confirmation of the delivery of your manuscript, please include a stamped, self-addressed postcard. Always send a printed copy of your manuscript and copies of any artwork. We cannot be responsible if you send originals and they are not returned to you. Our review process can take a few months, so please be patient.
Thank you for your interest in Speck Press.