imageUK genre publisher Gollancz will be accepting un-agented submissions throughout January!

Between 4 and 29 January 4th (Monday!) the publisher will be accepting novel submissions by post only. They will only consider SF, Fantasy, Horror or YA Crossover novels. They must be complete and more than 80,000 words. Short stories/anthologies are not wanted.

Many of Gollancz’s books are published in familiar house dust jackets, of which the most famous was bright yellow, with the title and author rendered in a vibrant, bold typography.

Gollancz will consider previously self-published works! but not novels they have previously rejected.

Here is what to send:

  • The first 50 pages of your manuscript
  • A cover letter outlining the scope and concept of your work
  • A full synopsis (no more than 1 page, can be single spaced)
  • Format: Double-spaced, Single or double-sided.

Please use standard fonts and address your submissions to:

The Gollancz Team
Carmelite House
50 Victoria Embankment