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The Top 20 Publishers for New Authors

Updated February 29th 2016 If you are a new author with very little previous publication experience the writing market can seem overwhelming. However, the following publishers are open to publishing new authors. They do not require literary agents. You can submit to these publishers directly. These publishers all have good distribution and clear marketing strategies….

Glimmer Train: Closing to Submissions on May 31st

Glimmer Train exclusively publishes fiction. It was started by two sisters in 1999. Work originally published in Glimmer Train is represented in recent editions of the Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses, New Stories from the Midwest, The PEN/O. Henry Prize Stories, New Stories from the South, Best of the West, and Best American…

Edge: Now Accepting Accepting Submissions

Edge is an established and well respected Canadian publisher of Science Fiction and Fantasy. They have great distribution within Canada, and good distribution within North America. They are open to authors regardless of nationality. Their website is a little outdated, there is a mention of floppy disks in their submission guidelines, but it is functional…