Fifth House Publishers specializes in books about Western Canadian history, culture, and environment. Fifth House Publishers is a Fitzhenry & Whiteside imprint.

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Fifth House Publishers Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

195 Allstate Parkway
Markham, ON
L3R 4T8

Phone: (403) 571-5230

Submitting Your Work to Fifth House Publishers

Before submitting to Fifth House Publishers

The Market List recommends you verify the market is active and accepting submissions before sending your manuscript via regular mail. You may verify a market status by either visiting their website, calling their listed phone number, or comfirming via regular mail that the market is still active before sending them your work. To be sure your submission is appropriate for this market, we recommend you familiarize yourself with Fifth House Publishers by reading a sample issue before submitting.


If you have recently submitted to Fifth House Publishers or have experience with this market, please submit a comment below. Recent submission response times are always welcome and helpful to other writers.

From the Fifth House Publishers guidelines:

Fifth House Publishers is dedicated to celebrating the wide variety of voices, places, and ideas that make Western Canada unique. We specialize in nonfiction titles in the following areas: Western Canadiana, history, biography, art, current events, wildlife, natural history, gardening, environment, Rockies, and First Nations titles.

Manuscript should be printed, double-spaced, on 8½ x 11 inch paper. Please number the pages.

Please list other books on your subject and how your book differs from them. Who is the audience for your book? Do you have any marketing ideas or contacts (associations, organizations) that may assist in marketing your book?

Submission Guidelines Details for Fifth House Publishers

Market Type: Book

Contact: Stephanie Stewart, Publisher


Accepts: Art, biography, current events, environment, gardening, history

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