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​​​​NOTE:  SEND ONLY FULLY EDITED,              FINAL MANUSCRIPTS

  • SUBMISSIONS

QUERY FIRST and state number of pages in mss

send query email to info@silverbowpublishing.com 

     

GENERAL SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

                DO NOT USE ANY FORMATTING (CLEAR ALL FORMATTING)

DO THIS BY SELECTING ALL AND THEN CHOOSING CLEAR ALL FORMATTING


           HEADERS:   DO NOT USE HEADERS OR FOOTERS

           PAGE NUMERS: DO NOT NUMBER PAGES

           PAGE BREAKS:  DO NOT USE PAGE BREAK

           TABLES: DO NOT USE TABLES


IF YOU USE COPY AND PASTE USE THE OPTION DESTINATION THEME



MARGINS: Set your pages up so that you have 1 inch margins top and bottom of each page and set left and right margins at 0.75 inches

FONT: Use a 10 point type. Times New Roman Font.     

16 pt BOLD for Chapter Titles 


SPACING: Single space your lines using the 'no spacing' on the top ribbon tab in microsoft word documents.

INDENTATIONS: Indent your paragraphs by 5 spaces or 1 tab in. Also indent the first line of all dialogue, unless it is the same character speaking after short descriptive text.

TEXT ALIGNMENT: Distribute your text evenly (Justify Ctrl+J ) or simply use ribbon tab stating for the same.

CHAPTERS: Begin each chapter on a new page, and start 8 spaces down. A correctly formatted manuscript also includes the chapter number


REMEMBER

  • DO NOT USE ANY FORMATTING other than set out above
  • DO NOT USE HEADERS OR FOOTERS
  • DO NOT NUMBER PAGES
  • DO NOT USE PAGE BREAK
  • DO NOT USE TABLES
  • IF YOU USE COPY AND PASTE
  • ENSURE YOU CHOOSE DESTINATION FORMAT
  • AND BEFORE YOU START YOUR MSS CLEAR ALL FORMATTING 


COVER PAGE: Include a cover page with your fiction or non-fiction manuscript. Include the manuscript title, your name, agent contact information, if applicable, your contact information, and the word count. Center this information with a space in between each line.

COVER LETTER: Please submit a brief overview of the story, and a bio and curriculum of the author.

SUBMIT QUERY TO:  info@silverbowpublishing.com