We will be looking for first time CQ authors will no previous solo publication credits and giving them a small push out into the world with their first solo novella.
Submitting authors must be either current or former residents of the Central Queensland region
Authors must have no previous solo publications to their names (participation in short story anthologies and collections including Specul8 issues are OK)
Authors must be willing to actively participate in editorial and marketing processes
Successful authors will receive 70% royalties
SUBMISSIONS OPEN AUGUST 1ST 2017 - MARCH 31ST 2018 (TO BE RELEASED EARLY 2019)
All submissions should be 20000 - 40000 words.
Works must fall within the realm of speculative fiction, including (but not limited to): science fiction, fantasy, horror, steampunk, historical fiction, dystopian etc.
Works must be original and relevant rights held by the submitting author
No Fan Fiction, Erotica or Sparkly Vampires
All submissions must be made via the form below.
Multiple submissions welcome.