General Submission and Formatting Guidelines 

Professionalism in writers is defined by their work, work habits, and communication skills.  Your integrity as a writer determines your success.  Please read the submission guidelines carefully.

Below are templates of how we wish to have submissions sent to us. Those not submitted according to the guidelines will not be read until submitted correctly. Please read all the way to the end for helpful information.

You may send all submissions to Jeanie Loiacono @  or peruse our agents to see what their genre preference is and submit to them directly. Electronic submissions exclusively. All hard copy submissions or materials sent shall only be returned with prepaid envelopes.

The query in the body of the email. Must include complete contact information (legal name/pseudonym, address, phone number(s), email(s) and website), title, word count, book blurb, short author bio (pertinent literary history only) and a marketing plan.

Synopsis as a Word doc attachment Times New Roman 12 pt. – one-page, single-spaced, beginning, middle, and end.

Complete manuscript as a Word doc attachment times New Roman 12 pt. double-spaced – formatted per the below LLA submission guidelines, proofed and spellchecked.

Before submitting, please review the links below on proper formatting of the query letter, synopsis, and manuscript.  Read ALL information included on this webpage before submitting. When you do, please put the query in the body of the email and attach the synopsis and complete, polished manuscript as Word docs. Should you require conversion of any documents, here is a priceless link

You may peruse our agents under OUR STAFF as to what their genre preferences are, then submit to them directly.