Before submitting your manuscript, please review all the guidelines described on the Engine Books website.

Include in your query letter a description of the book and your qualifications. Upload the first 10-20 pages of the manuscript.

Expect a reply within two months. Simultaneous submissions are welcome. Submissions that do not comply with these guidelines will not be considered.

Your donation supports the work of Engine Books' operations and its editors, who work entirely as volunteers. 

Before submitting your manuscript, please review all the guidelines described on the Engine Books website.

Include in your query letter a description of the book and your qualifications. Upload a sample story representative of the manuscript.

Expect a reply within two months. Simultaneous submissions are welcome. Submissions that do not comply with these guidelines will not be considered.

Your donation supports the work of Engine Books' operations and its editors, who work entirely as volunteers. 

Queries from literary agents and authors are welcome. Please include a cover letter and the first chapter (maximum 20 pages). Please read our titles to familiarize yourself with the imprint's aesthetic. Lacewing Books does not publish nonfiction, poetry, textbooks, or any other kind of book. Just fiction. 

Before submitting your manuscript, please review all the guidelines described on the Engine Books website.

Include in your query letter a description of the book and your qualifications. Upload the first 10-20 pages of the manuscript.

Expect a reply within two months. Simultaneous submissions are welcome. Submissions that do not comply with these guidelines will not be considered.

Before submitting your manuscript, please review all the guidelines described on the Engine Books website.

Include in your query letter a description of the book and your qualifications. Upload a sample story representative of the manuscript.

Expect a reply within two months. Simultaneous submissions are welcome. Submissions that do not comply with these guidelines will not be considered.