WANT TO BE A PUBLISHED AUTHOR?

Here is what you need to know

If you would like to have your work or manuscript published through The Write Place,
please send us the following to thewriteplace@crossword.in
Author’s Name
Contact Details
Title of the Book (Optional)
Genre of the book (e.g. fiction/non-fiction/ poems, etc.)
Synopsis of your manuscript
2 sample chapters or 30 pages of your manuscript
Word count of the manuscript
  • How do I submit my manuscript or written work to The Write Place for publishing? To submit your manuscript for consideration by The Write Place, please email the following to thewriteplace@crossword.in :      - Author’s name
         - Title of the Book
         - 2 sample chapters or 30 pages of your manuscript
         - Synopsis of your manuscript
         - Word count of your manuscript (total no. of words)
         - Genre of the book (for example, fiction/non-fiction/poems, etc.)
         - Phone number
  • When will you get back to me about my publishing proposal? We will get back to within 3 weeks of receiving your email.
  • What if I don’t receive a reply from you within 3 weeks? We constantly receive publishing proposals in our submissions inbox and we might have missed your email in that barrage. However, we make sure that we give a fair chance to every submission so rest assured, we will get back to you.
  • What are the publishing options available to me once I submit my manuscript sample to you? Once we receive your manuscript sample and other details, the editorial team will evaluate the manuscript and accordingly get back to you with the options that suit your manuscript. Every book is different and we value the uniqueness of every submission we receive, and the options and advice we provide is customized to every submission we receive.
  • My manuscript needs editorial attention. What should I do? We have a team of expert editors that work with us. Should you be publishing your book with us, you will be working with an editor to ensure that any content issues are taken care of.
  • Should I have a cover design ready with my book? If you would like to design the cover of your book yourself, you’re welcome to do so. We also have talented, experienced designers in the team that look after all designing needs of the book.
  • Where will my book be available after it is published? Publishing through The Write Place means your book will be made available at major Crossword Bookstores across the country, on the Crossword website and all major online retailers.
  • Will my book be marketed by you? Book marketing is a dynamic field and once the book is published, you and us, we will both work towards ensuring that the book is marketed well. Major Crossword Bookstores across the country have exclusive The Write Place display shelves in a key location. In-store displays and attractive placing shall ensure that anyone walking into the bookstore will not miss the book. We will also be publicizing the book through all our social media channels.
  • I have other queries that are not covered in this list. What should I do? If you have other queries, please feel free to get in touch with us through any of the following channels:
    Email: thewriteplace@crossword.in
    Facebook: Thewriteplace.in
    Twitter: @WritePlacePub