Submissions

Dundurn is currently accepting submissions for adult non-fiction books in the following areas of interest.

  • Canadian history
  • Biographies, autobiographies, memoirs, and current events
  • True crime and the paranormal
  • Arts and culture
  • Business
  • Genealogy
  • Transportation
  • Health
  • Canadiana and local interest

Please include in your submission:

  • A cover letter
  • A one-page synopsis of the contents of your book
  • A table of contents and chapter-by-chapter outline
  • A resume or CV that includes a list of your previously published works
  • A marketing plan for your book
  • At least three sample chapters of your book, formatted in Times New Roman font, 12-point type, double spaced, and standard margins. Do not submit a complete manuscript unless requested to do so.
  • A word count for the entire manuscript
  • A delivery schedule

Submissions may be emailed to submissions [at] dundurn [nospam] com

Allow six months for a response. If you do not receive a response within six months, you can assume that the submission has been rejected. Please, no phone calls or follow-up emails.

Dundurn does not accept submissions from authors outside of Canada.