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BelleBooks will not accept simultaneous submissions unless agented. The standard processing of submitted manuscripts is 3-6 months. Thank you for your query. Submission times vary.


General fiction, romance, women's fiction , southern fiction, cozy mysteries and any genre not covered by one of our other editors (Click for details)

Acquiring Editor: Deborah Smith

Submission Guidelines:

  • Query email with brief synopsis and credentials/credits
  • Attach full manuscript and DETAILED synopsis to the query email
  • RTF or DOC format preferred
  • Status of acquisitions: Summer Submissions open July 1 to August 31.
  • Word Count: 50k up

Email: query a t BelleBooks period c o m (no spaces when you address your email)



Fantasy, SF, Horror, Young Adult (Click for details)

Acquiring Editor: Debra Dixon

Submission Guidelines:

  • Query email with brief synopsis and credentials/credits
  • Attach full manuscript and DETAILED synopsis to the query email
  • RTF format preferred
  • Status of acquisitions: Submissions are closed until July 15.
  • Word Count: 60k up (Some YA novels might be slightly shorter.)
  • No middle grade being considered at this time

Email: queries a t BelleBooks period c o m (no spaces when you address your email)



Mystery (non-cozy), Suspense, Thrillers (Click for details)

Acquiring Editor: Pat Van Wie

Submission Guidelines:

  • Query email with brief synopsis and credentials/credits
  • Attach full manuscript and DETAILED synopsis to the query email
  • RTF format preferred
  • Status of acquisitions: Open for Summer Submissions.
  • Word Count: 60k up

Email: editor dot van wie a t BelleBooks period c o m (no spaces when you address your email)