Submissions

 Submissions

What we are looking for

We publish a wide range of books, all of which promote wholesome messages or otherwise uplifting and thought provoking stories. We encourage you to review our title database by visiting the Shop page of this website to familiarize yourself with our typical range of books to see if we are right for you.

What we offer

We take care of all the critical behind-the-scenes aspects of book publishing. We secure a book’s copyright and International Standard Book Number (ISBN). We handle final typesetting and custom cover designs. We convert an edited manuscript into a printed book as well as an eBook. We have inventory control and warehouse support in Tennessee. We have disribution and sales support into major local, regional and national bookstores, plus guiance to help authors build their media marketing campains. Our authors will have the opportunity to see their titles on bookshelves, and made available for national and international distribution. Through our relationship with Ingram, we are able to offer worldwide distribution across a network of book sellers including independent bookstores as well as Barnes & Noble and Amazon.

What we need from you

We accept Word document files of your professionally edited, double spaced and completed manuscript, submitted to our submissions manager, along with a cover letter with your work’s working title, your name, email address, primary shipping address, a statement of 250 to 350 words outlining the main theme and direction of your work, and a brief biography of yourself explaining who you are and why you are qualified to write a book. We also require a general outline of your plans for marketing your book. We will evaluate your submission materials in light of the content of your work and determine whether or not we think your book would be a good fit for our inventory. If we choose to publish, we will do all that is required to turn your completed manuscript into a published book with the benefit of worldwide distribution. Once a book is ready for the shelf, our Vice President of Marketing and Author Relations would provide you and your team guidance and advice, but it would be up to you, the author, to take responability for driving sales of your book by developing your own marketing plan. Our most sucessful authors are the ones who operate like entrepreneurs, treating their published books like their own business to promote and grow sales. 

Please send your manuscript and accompanying materials to our submissions manager at the following address: info@heritagebuilderspublishing.com