Please submit your query letter, a one page synopsis, the first three chapters (up to fifty pages), and a marketing plan for your book to Please allow 3-4 weeks for a reply.


Submission Tips

Please use Word attachments with either.doc or .docx extensions. Please label your file: LAST NAME_SUBMISSION.docx. Double-space your manuscript and use a common font such as Times New Roman, Georgia and 12 point font. Please number your pages.
We strongly encourage our authors to anticipate their marketing strategies. Your marketing plan should include your target market and publicity contacts/sources. Consider the unique aspects of your project in this plan as well as the expenses associated with its execution. While Smoking Gun Publishing does not provide marketing services, we believe that development of this area is essential to an author's professional success and recognition.