Swan Isle Press is an independent publisher of poetry, fiction and non-fiction with a special interest in books related to Spanish and Latin American culture, art and literature.

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Swan Isle Press Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

Attn: Editor
P.O. Box 408790
Chicago IL 60640-8790

Phone: (773) 728-3780

Submitting Your Work to Swan Isle Press

Before submitting to Swan Isle Press

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 Swan Isle Press by reading a sample issue before submitting.


If you have recently submitted to Swan Isle Press 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 Swan Isle Press guidelines:

While Swan Isle Press welcomes letters of inquiry, we do not accept unsolicited manuscripts.

Letters of inquiry should include:

  • a synopsis of the work with table of contents;
  • the current number of pages or expected length;
  • number of illustrations or images;
  • a brief statement regarding intended readers; and
  • a curriculum vitae including previous publications.

Authors may also provide the first chapter or the first twenty pages of their work. Poets may send three poems. For works in translation, in prose or poetry, it is preferred that the work in the original language is submitted as well as the translation.

Submission Guidelines Details for Swan Isle Press

Market Type: Book

Email: info@swanislepress.com

Accepts: Architecture, art, creative non-fiction, ethnic, historical, history, humanities, language, literary, literary criticism, memoirs, multicultural, poetry, short story collections, translation

Web Address: www.swanislepress.com

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