Twilight Times Books is a small publisher of trade paperbacks and e-books.

Twilight Times Books



Twilight Times Books Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

Twilight Times Books accepts submissions via email only. See the guidelines for details.

Editor: Lida E. Quillen

Submitting Your Work to Twilight Times Books

Before submitting to Twilight Times Books

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 Twilight Times Books by reading a sample issue before submitting.


If you have recently submitted to Twilight Times Books 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 Twilight Times Books guidelines:

We need to place our resources behind authors who know how to promote their books. You don't necessarily need a national platform, a regional one will do. If you have demonstrated annual sales of 5k to 15k books, please consider placing your next novel or non-fiction book with Twilight Times Books or Paladin Timeless Books.

Rest assured we will always keep a few slots open each year for exceptional books written by first time authors.

The requirement for consideration at Twilight Times Books is your novel must be entertaining; your non-fiction book must be informative. Both fiction and non-fiction book submissions must be professionally written and you must have a comprehensive marketing plan.

Purchase a book or read the stories in Twilight Times ezine to determine the type of writing we're interested in seeing.

First consideration will be given to authors previously published by Twilight Times Books, Paladin Timeless Books, Futures Mystery Anthology Magazine (FMAM), Twilight Times ezine and/or Web Mystery Magazine. Our current response time is four weeks to two months. Simultaneous submissions will be considered with sufficient advance notice. We offer a standard publishing contract.

Submission Guidelines Details for Twilight Times Books

Market Type: Book


Accepts: Contemporary, creative non-fiction, fantasy, historical, how-to, humor, juvenile, literary, mainstream, military, mystery, New Age, paranormal, regional, romance, science fiction, women's fiction

Simultaneous Submissions: Yes

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