Submissions

Writers

Please follow Shunn formatting for all novels (fiction, non-fiction), poetry, and short stories.

For individual author queries
In one (1) .doc/.docx file, you should have:

  • Query Letter
  • 1-2 page synopsis
  • Author Bio
  • Chapter 1 of MS

For anthology submissions
In one (1) .doc/.docx file, you should have:

  • Query Letter
  • Author Bio
  • Full short story/poem

Formatting for all submissions:
Times New Roman, 12 pt. font
Double-spaced
1″ Margins (all sides)
American Letter (8.5″x11″)

Artists

All artwork must be high quality work, saved in .jpg or .png with standard 300 dpi.

For individual artbook queries
In one (1) .doc/.docx file, you should have:

  • Artist Statement
  • Artist Bio
  • Resume (optional)
  • First 10 pages of artbook

For anthology submissions
In one .doc/.docx file, you should have:

  • Query Letter
  • Artist Bio
  • Artwork (attached directly to email)

Labeling for artwork submissions:
Artist’s Name
Title of Work (Year)
Medium(s)
Size

How to Submit

For novel, novella, and collection submissions:
Save your document as LastName_Title of Work: Sub-Genre

For anthology submissions:
Save your document as LastName_Title of Work: Name of Anthology

Email your document as an attachment to: bscpg.editors@gmail.com.

If you need assistance, please email bsc@bscpublishinggroup.com before submission.

Overview of BSC Requirements and Agreements:

Authors selected for publication will be contacted by a BSC editor.
Each publication offer requires a signed author contract.
BSC receives North American first publication, electronic, and audiobook rights for an allotted time frame.
Authors retain copyright.
Authors get final approval before MS goes to printing.
Publishing with BSC is royalty-based with no advances.

* Royalties are currently 40% of net sales, earned on a quarterly basis.

Current Anthology Calls

OTHERWORLD

Release Date: Spring 2022

BIPOC authors, poets, artists ONLY

Learn more about OTHERWORLD

SUPERNATURAL MYTHS AND MYSTERIES (Vol. 1 & 2)

Release Date: Fall 2022

Volume 1: BIPOC writers, poets, and artists ONLY

Volume 2: All writers, poets, artists

Learn more about SUPERNATURAL MYTHS & MYSTERIES

IN PRAISE OF THE MYSTIC MOON

Release Date: Summer 2022

All writers, poets, artists

Learn more about IN PRAISE OF THE MYSTIC MOON