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Submissions Information

Bess Press is committed to publishing authors, illustrators, and creators of diverse backgrounds and perspectives. We have and continue to enjoy partnering with authors as a collaborative publisher. We receive an incredibly high volume of submissions and select a few for publication.

Please read ALL of the submission guidelines before submitting your manuscript.

**Please note that the online submission form requires a Google account sign-in. If you do not have a Google account, please reach out to us regarding your submission**

Submission Guidelines

PLEASE NOTE: These guidelines are for informational purposes only and do not constitute a solicitation of any manuscript, artwork, transparencies, or other material.

Since 1979

Publishing for Hawaiʻi and the Pacific

Bess Press Inc. is a family-owned publishing company located in Kaimukī. For over 45 years, the Press has been creating and developing content for Hawai‘i and Oceania.