Novels and Novellas
What We Want
Timber Ghost Press is looking to publish high-quality horror fiction to include cosmic horror, weird horror, dark fantasy, sci-fi/horror, gothic, and contemporary. We especially love Old West mixed with horror.
We are looking for both new and seasoned authors. If you have never published before, we want to hear from you. If you're a seasoned spinner of dark tales, we want to hear from you. Basically, we want to hear from you.
We are currently looking for novels and novellas that fall into the following horror categories:
Timber Ghost Press is NOT looking for or interested in stories that contain:
We do not accept simultaneous or multiple submissions, nor do we accept reprints for novels or novellas. Please allow us up to 60 days to respond to your submission. If you haven't heard back after 60 days, feel free to reach out and ask about the status of the submission. Depending on the number of submissions we receive, we may or may not give personalized feedback.
Submit your stories using Shunn formatting guidelines. It is in your best interest to submit a clean manuscript that you've taken the time to revise and edit. I can almost guarantee you that we will reject it if we receive a manuscript full of errors and typos. Please include the following information in your cover letter:
Timber Ghost Press does not discriminate in any manner and is open to submissions from authors of any race, religion, or sexual preference.
Timber Ghost Press pays 50% net royalties on all eBooks and 30% net royalties on paperback books. If accepted, we will pay a $35 advance on novellas and a $50 advance on novels.
Please use the form below to submit your novel/novella to Timber Ghost Press!