Rhiza Press is currently considering unsolicited submissions for young adult fiction only through Rhiza Edge
Rhiza Press is also currently taking query letters for other manuscripts that might suit Rhiza Press digital list.
To submit a query letter.
- A personal CV/resume relating specifically to the field of writing
- A full synopsis and pitch as to why the world needs your book
- A minimum of two chapters of the book.
- Your full return details (i.e. name, address). These must also be included on the pages of your manuscript.
- If you have not completed the manuscript when you submit, please include a timeline of your writing with your submission
- Feedback from any editors you have worked with is welcome
Please send the query to submissions @ wombatbooks.com.au with the subject heading Rhiza Press Query Letter.
Turn around time for manuscripts/queries can be between 2 and 6 months.
What are we looking for?
We are open to ideas!
The best way to know what we like would be to read some of our previous books. Most are available at your local libraries, available on digital services and in local bookstores. Or we have a couple excellent discounted sets.
The Silk Merchant of Sychar, The Kingdom of the Air, Zenna Dare, Unnoticed, Best Forgotten, The Greenfield Legacy