Due to the significant number of high-quality incoming submissions, Regal House Publishing and its imprints, Fitzroy Books and Pact Press, will be closing submissions as of July 1, 2018 for a three-month reading period. We will be opening our doors for new submissions again on October 1, 2018. All submissions that are made prior to 5 p.m. EST, July 1, will be considered during our reading interval. Thank you for your interest in Pact Press and we look forward to perusing your submissions in the fall.
*Any active Pact Press anthology submissions will remain open during this period.
Regal House, Fitzroy Books, and Pact Press will be accepting new submissions on October 1, 2018.
Our upcoming anthology will focus on ocean conservation and the impact of human activity on the maritime ecosystem. Call for submissions and additional details forthcoming.
Fiction, Nonfiction, and Poetry Submissions
Pact Press also publishes short stories, poetry, nonfiction, and literary fiction that speak to our particular themes of social justice, racism, discrimination, gender equality, LGBTQ concerns, immigration, poverty and homelessness.
A query letter, a one-page synopsis of your story, and the first three chapters of your novel or the first fifty pages, whichever is more. If you are submitting an essay, interview or poem, please send us your work in its entirety.
Please add in the email subject line: “Submission – ‘title of your work.'”
We accept only electronic submissions.
We will respond within twenty-four hours to let you know that we have received your submission, which will then be forwarded to our acquisition editors for careful consideration. We will notify you within two to three weeks if additional chapters are required.
Authors please submit at: submissions