Publishing Your Book

Submitting and working with a publisher can be easy and you will receive more benefits than from self-publishing. 

When you are ready to submit your work, it is important to take your time so you can make a great first impression. Read all instructions below to ensure that you meet our requirements.

New Authors Welcome

We are currently accepting new manuscripts, with no agent/representation required.

Questions? Contact us by phone: (850) 912-6642

New Authors, please follow these instructions below.

Fill out the form below and attach your manuscript where indicated. Your submitted manuscript should be a Word file only (.doc or .docx). Please include your cover letter at the beginning of your manuscript and submit as a single file. The cover letter should include an introduction, a summary or sound bite, and author biography. If you need assistance with writing your cover letter, please click [HERE] to read a detailed blog that you should find helpful.

Every manuscript that is submitted per instructions will be reviewed. Our acquisitions team takes every submission seriously and gives each one adequate time to determine fitness for publishing with Indigo River.

After your manuscript has been reviewed, you will be contacted. Please double check your contact information to ensure everything is correct. If your manuscript is not selected, you will receive a letter via email that may include feedback with editing suggestions. For more information, read our blog post on How to Get Your Book Published.

Thank you for your interest in Indigo River Publishing, where you will find … Words Worth Reading.

Author Submission
First Name*
Last Name*
Website or Social Media
Manuscript Title (If you have one)*
Fiction/Nonfiction -Genre -Word Count*
Upload your outline/manuscript here (Word only!)*

File(s) size limit is 20MB.

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