chickenstewfricassee_smallMoonfire Publishing is always on the lookout for new manuscripts that take a fresh approach to fantasy, science fiction, horror, the paranormal, and related themes, including humorous treatments of those subjects and genres. If you are interested in submitting a manuscript for our consideration, here are our submission guidelines.

We accept submissions from individual authors as well as from agents. All submissions should include the following:

  • A cover letter describing the submission, and listing everything being sent.
  • A detailed outline, such as an annotated table of contents.
  • Your full author biography.
  • If your manuscript is complete, the full text as a Microsoft Word document (.doc or .docx).
  • If your manuscript is not complete, at least three sample chapters as a Microsoft Word document (.doc or .docx).
  • Your full contact information, including a daytime telephone number.

Our mailing address is:

Moonfire Publishing
3106 11th Avenue South
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55407

Send all email submissions to

We look forward to hearing from you!