Author's Lounge

Welcome to the Author's Lounge. This page of the site is specifically for authors, whether novice or veteran.  Our goal is to make your publishing process as swift and pleasant as possible.  Below is guidance to your options under Harrison House:

Harrison House Publishing accepts manuscripts in the following genres: 
  • Paranormal Romance Fiction
  • Sci/Fi and Fantasy
  • Romance
  • General Fiction
  • Urban Literature
  • Horror
  • Devotional/Inspirational  
Harrison House accepts novels in their entirety.  All pertinent contact information and copyright information must accompany your submission.  After review, all manuscripts which are not in one of the prenoted categories will not be accepted.  Accepted manuscripts are typed with 1.5 spacing and with a font point size of 12 (as submitted in Microsoft Word format).  There will be no exceptions.  Manuscripts not meeting this requirement will not be accepted.  A complete query letter, and synopsis must accompany the manuscript, explaining why the author feels his or her story deserves publication.

**Certain formatting options and cover design options may be charged separately.  Please contact us for further inquiries. **RETAILERS, LIBRARIES, WHOLESALERS, AND DISTRIBUTORS:
If you are a retailer with an existing account with us, kindly fax your order to 210.534.0586 or email to Of course, feel free to call our friendly orders department with questions or to place your order by phone: 210.381.4208. 

Are you prepared to get your story out for the world to experience?  If you have a manuscript you would like us to consider for publication and marketing, please click the following  button and enter:
Name (first & last), day and evening phone, city, and state.  Your manuscript must be formatted in a common usage such as MS Word.  If your manuscript file is extremely large, you may need to save a copy in a condensed ZIP file prior to submission.  You may send us a complete manuscript or a sample chapter.    Congratulations and great work!

If you do not have a manuscript to submit to us but would like more information on the possibility of The Harrison House Publishing Company publishing your work, please click the following  button and email us your inquires.  We will be in touch with you within the next 48 hours.

Please remember that Harrison House reserves all rights to refuse submitted work.  Therefore, you may be asked to remove extreme graphic material or excessive language.

If you choose to submit by postal mail or electronically, those manuscripts will not be returned and will be deleted or destroyed if not accepted for publication. Please retain at least one copy of your manuscript when submitting a hard copy or electronic version for our consideration and review.

If you are under the age of 18, you must have parental approval to submit your work, and you must have that permission stated on the first page of your manuscript along with the name and contact information of your guardian.

Author's please order your books from our products page in our Online Store and your author's discount will be applied at the point of sale.

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