Manuscript Submissions

cropped-meredith-etc-logo3Meredith Etc is a small press which publishes memoirs, autobiographies, biographies, books of poetry, and short story anthologies. Meredith Coleman McGee is the acquisition editor. She was formerly the acquisition editor of Mose Dantzler Press.

Meredith Etc published Odyssey, a collection of poems and other writings by Meredith Coleman McGee and Reverse Guilty Plea, a novella by William Trest, Jr. November 25, 2013. Starkishia: Estrella, a memoir by Starkishia was published May 18, 2014, and Southern Jewel: The Elements Within, adult poetry by Ty A. Patterson was released August 15, 2014. Social Justice and Christianity by Rev. Louis Hathorn is forthcoming, and a crime thriller is scheduled to be released in the spring of 2015 by Anthony Ellis.

AUTHOR SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:

MEMOIRS: Mail Cover Letter, Book Proposal, and 2 chapters

AUTOBIOGRAPHIES/BIOGRAPHIES: Mail Cover Letter, Book Proposal, and 2 chapters

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meredith etc book coversBOOKS OF POETRY: Mail Cover Letter, Chapter Outline, and 12 poems

SHORT STORY ANTHOLOGIES: Mail Cover Letter, Book Proposal, and five short stories

OTHER GENRES: are considered on a case by case basis

Mose Danztler Press is no longer accepting submissions for publication.

Mail author submissions to (include SASE):

Meredith C. McGee, Acquisitions Editor

Meredith Etc  1052 Maria Court  Jackson, MS 39204

Contact the acquisition editor before emailing submissions (book proposal, chapters, poems…)

http://www.meredithetc.com (Click & Buy Meredith Etc books now)

meredithcmcgee@gmail.com

COVER LETTER DETAILS:

The cover letter should include contact information, brief overview of work including genre, number of chapters, poems, or short stories, manuscript/short story page count, prospective completion time frame, publishing goals, professional writing background…

BOOK PROPOSAL DETAILS:

Please provide a 1-2 page cover letter, a 1-3 page book synopsis, a 500 – 750 word author biography, a one paragraph outline or overview of each chapter, a list of similar or competing titles, a marketing plan or chart, a résumé or vita, and sample writings (two chapters…).

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