Sword and Silk will temporarily close for unrequested submissions June 1st, 2021.


Please take a moment to learn more about us here before submitting.


At the current time, we are not the best publisher for children's books, middle grade novels,
non-fiction, or poetry. 
We would however like to see all of your
#OwnVoices, LGBT+, or otherwise diverse fiction

When you are ready, please email your query letter along with:
the first three chapters (12 pt font, double spaced), and 

a one page synopsis (12 pt font, single spaced)

all in the body of the email to: 

EditorialDirector@swordandsilkbooks.com ​​


Please be sure to type your email subject as:

SUBMISSION: [Title] - [Age Group] [Genre] 

Once you submit you should hear from one of us within four weeks.

If we then request more material, it may take as long as eight weeks for a final decision. 

Queries that do not meet these requirements may not be viewed. Attachments will not be opened.