Sunbury Press has been publishing books since 2004. We are a rapidly growing traditional publisher in a wide range of categories. We typically receive about 1000 proposals a year, selecting only 70 of them for publication (about 7%). We choose to invest only in those opportunities that we feel have the best chance in the marketplace. 

Please DO NOT MAIL HARD COPY to us. We prefer electronic submissions.

Please do not call us about your proposal. We ask that you please leave our phone lines open for our ordering customers. You may follow the progress of your proposal via this submission site. The review process can be up to 8 months, depending on the category, the number of open submissions, and our needs. During this time you are welcome to submit your proposals to other publishers.

We are currently seeking manuscripts in the following fiction categories: historical, mystery/thriller, police procedural, detective, legal, horror, fantasy, science, literary, romance, steam punk, urban, dystopian, metaphysical & visionary.

Submission Requirements

  1. We are only interested in hearing from you after your manuscript is complete.
  2. Be sure to complete the entire submission form.
  3. Be sure to include your author biography or CV.
  4. At this stage, please submit at least 3 chapters from your manuscript.
  5. If illustrations or photos are to be included, please include samples. 
  6. We can only accept attachments in the following formats: PDF, Word or ODT.
  7. REMEMBER to follow all form instructions (located next to the entry fields). If instructions are not followed, the proposal will be rejected. PLEASE read and follow ALL instructions.

 

We are currently seeking manuscripts in the following nonfiction categories: history, memoir, true crime, science, self-help, sports, reference, paranormal, nature, pets, philosophy, legal, business, art, nutrition, longevity, elder care, biography/autobiography, etc. 

Submission Requirements

  1. We are only interested in hearing from you after your manuscript is complete.
  2. Be sure to complete the entire submission form.
  3. Be sure to include your author biography or CV.
  4. At this stage, please submit at least 3 chapters from your manuscript.
  5. If illustrations or photos are to be included, please include samples. 
  6. We can only accept attachments in the following formats: PDF, Word or ODT.
  7. REMEMBER to follow all form instructions (located next to the entry fields). If instructions are not followed, the proposal will be rejected. PLEASE read and follow ALL instructions.

We are currently seeking manuscripts in the Young Adult categories: historical, mystery/thriller, detective, fantasy, science, literary, romance, steam punk, urban, dystopian, metaphysical, visionary, history, memoir, true crime, science, self-help, sports, reference, paranormal, pets, biography/autobiography, etc. 

Submission Requirements

  1. We are only interested in hearing from you after your manuscript is complete.
  2. Be sure to complete the entire submission form.
  3. Be sure to include your author biography or CV.
  4. At this stage, please submit at least 3 chapters from your manuscript. 
  5. If illustrations or photos are to be included, please include samples. 
  6. We can only accept attachments in the following formats: PDF, Word or ODT.
  7. REMEMBER to follow all form instructions (located next to the entry fields). If instructions are not followed, the proposal will be rejected. PLEASE read and follow ALL instructions.