Bess Press is committed to publishing authors, illustrators, and creators of diverse backgrounds and points of view. We enjoy collaborating with authors to further our work as a collaborative publisher.
To encourage submissions from a wide range of potential authors, Bess Press has an open submissions policy. We accept unagented submissions of any project type that is suited to our list, from books to gift products.
Before sending projects to us, please read the following guidelines carefully.
*NOTE: We receive a large amount of book submissions every month. For this reason, we are not able to track receipt of or answer queries about individual submissions. If you are interested in submitting a work, please review all of the "General Guidelines" below.
General Guidelines - For general trade book submissions.
What to Include in Your Proposal
General Guidelines - For educational book submissions.
Please contact Bess Press directly and be prepared to mail in a physical manuscript to:
Bess Press Inc.
ATTN: Education Submissions, 3565 Harding Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96816
PLEASE NOTE: These guidelines are for informational purposes only and do not constitute a solicitation of any manuscript, artwork, transparencies, or other material.