How to submit a book proposal
American Legacy Media will not consider unsolicited manuscripts, but we welcome book proposals under certain conditions. Although we will consider fiction titles, we specialize in non-fiction titles which focus on compelling personal stories, biographies, world history, and military subjects.
If you wish to submit a title for consideration for publication, please send a completed book proposal consisting of:
You must Include your return address, and other contact information, including ALL pertinent phone numbers, fax, and e-mail.
Please allow two to three weeks for a response. If we choose to pursue your manuscript for publishing, we will contact you regarding your options.
Unfortunately we receive many more book proposals than we can publish. We hope to publish many quality books in the future, especially from among the unsolicited proposals we receive. If you aren’t sure how to best prepare your proposal, please consult one of the many good reference books available at most libraries and bookstores.
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Notes: Authors who are asked to submit a manuscript.
If we request a manuscript, these guidelines will help clarify the process of submitting it to American Legacy Media.
Presentation of the manuscript:
Manuscripts should be sent electronically in MS Word (No PDF). It is not necessary to design the page to appear like a printed page. However, please make the various headings clear and logical. Insure that all sections of the manuscript are complete and in their final form when presented. Include a preface, foreword or glossary if it can help the copy editor understand your title.
Checklist of what to include: