Steps to Publishing with Us
Parson's Porch and Books Publishers accepts unsolicited manuscripts. If you have a finished manuscript to send, please follow the steps below:
Step One: Submit an electronic file of a ready-to-publish manuscript of your book. Send your file to firstname.lastname@example.org. The file should include the following information:
- the body of the book in Word, Word Perfect file or other compatible file. The content should be in narrative style. Files that cannot be opened will be rejected.
- biographical information of the Author.
-Author’s name as it to appear on the cover of the book.
Step Two: While we rarely reject manuscripts, we do reserve the right to approval. You will be notified within 5-7 days confirming approval.
Step Three: Leave the rest to our artists and editors to publish your book. It will take approximately 3 - 6 months before your book is ready to be purchased. We will provide you with updates along the way. Books will be assigned and ISBN and EAN. Books will be available for purchase at www.parsonsporch.com and Amazon.com.
Step Four: Once book is published, you will be able to purchase copies of your book with a 40% discount of the retail price of the book. The retail price is determined by the number of pages of the finished book. Example: Retail Price: $14.95. Your price: $8.95. Discounted price for authors is only available through Parson Porch Books.
Step Five: Enjoy the pleasure of being a published author.
Parson's Porch also provides services for audio books. Click below for more information about submitting an audio file for publication. All audio books must first be available as a print book through Amazon.com.