Graywolf Press is a literary press that publishes about thirty books annually, mostly collections of poetry, memoir, essays, novels, and short stories. Our editors are looking for high quality literary fiction, nonfiction, and poetry that combine a distinct voice with a distinct vision.
- Applicants must primarily reside in Africa.
- Submissions must be full-length, previously unpublished novel manuscripts.
- Submissions must be in English, but translations are acceptable.
- Applicants with prior books are eligible, so long as none of those books is a novel.
Please upload your complete manuscript as a PDF or Word document (either .doc or .docx), and include a cover letter in the provided field. In your cover letter please include relevant biographical information and a summary of the novel. For instructions on using submittalbe, click here. If you have questions using the site, please email email@example.com for assistance.