Submission Guidelines – Books for Kids & Teens

Dancing Cat Books is currently accepting submissions for young adult and middle grade fiction and non-fiction. We are not currently accepting children’s picture book submissions. Please note that we only publish Canadian authors.

Please include the following with your submission:

1. A complete manuscript in 12 pt. Times New Roman (or equivalent), double-spaced, one side only;

2. An author CV;

3. A brief synopsis of the work (no more than 200 words);

4. A self-addressed, stamped envelope for return of manuscript.

Submissions should be sent to:

Barry Jowett, Publisher
Dancing Cat Books
c/o Cormorant Books Inc.
10 St. Mary Street, Unit 615
Toronto, ON M4Y 1P9

Please note that we are no longer accepting electronic or email submissions.

We will try to respond to all submissions within two to three months.