Submissions are only open to agents & invited authors at this time!
NOTE: #PitMad & other pitch events count as being “invited.” If you receive a “like,” please follow the submission instructions below.
Uproar Books looks for science-fiction and fantasy novels with realistic characters in highly imaginative worlds.
We want to see genuine emotion and meaningful struggles. And maybe a dragon or spaceship, too. But mostly the genuine and meaningful stuff.
Here’s what we’re looking for:
HISTORICAL & ALT HISTORY
SWORD & SORCERY
Good so far? Excellent!
Uproar Books also insists that all novels be the
Also, manuscripts must be
We DO accept Young Adult as long as the characters are realistic and complex enough to have crossover appeal to adult audiences. Again, this is an economic necessity despite how much we love traditional YA literature.
Here’s what we do NOT accept (at this time):
- Urban Fantasy
- Any book where more than 50% of the action takes place on modern-day Earth (unless it’s in a hidden realm like with that orphaned young wizard everyone is so fond of)
To submit a manuscript to Uproar Books, please email at least the first three chapters, a synopsis, and an author bio to our publisher Rick Lewis at this email address.
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