Call for Manuscripts

Call for Manuscripts Dec 16, 2019 – March 1, 2020

Award-winning independent publisher Elva Resa Publishing has announced a call for manuscripts for its primary imprint, Elva Resa, which specializes in resources about military family life.

The submissions period is open December 16, 2019 through March 1, 2020. The acquisitions team will consider all genres, for all ages, on all topics of military family life.

Book proposals will be accepted online only. Authors are encouraged to follow the submission guidelines and to submit a complete book proposal. Typical response time is three weeks.

Accepted proposals are expected to be slotted for publication dates approximately eighteen months from completed manuscript. Submissions will be evaluated on a rolling basis to fill limited slots in the 2021 and 2022 publishing calendars.

Elva Resa is a traditional independent publisher paying competitive royalties, with international distribution.

Work-for-hire assignments are also available. Interested writers should upload a resume listing previous publication credits and a summary of one to three areas of expertise that qualify for potential book writing assignments.

Illustration portfolios are not being accepted or reviewed at this time.


ELVA RESA PUBLISHING LLC is an independent publisher based in St. Paul, Minnesota, with a mission to make a positive difference in people’s lives. Its primary imprint specializes in books for and about military families.,

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