We accept manuscripts across all genres, with or without an agent, from anywhere in the world. Whether you are a new author or have been previously published, Austin Macauley Publishers™ would like to hear from you. The review process can take up to three weeks. We will contact you once a decision has been reached.

What to include in your submission

Covering letter

Your covering letter should include:

  • Your full name (and pseudonym if applicable)
  • Your postal address, telephone number, and email address (if you have one)
  • Any details of past writing experience
  • An estimated word count for your complete manuscript

Synopsis and manuscript

A synopsis is a brief overview, which can vary in length depending on the nature of your book, but generally it should not exceed 500 words. You will also need to include a copy of your full manuscript.


By email

Please send your submission
to the email address below:

Send your manuscript file as an email attachment,
using ‘New Submission’ as a subject heading.

Online Form

Please send your submission
by clicking the online form below:
Online Submission Form

This is our preferred method
and can speed up the review process.

By Post

Please send your submission to:

Submissions Department
Sharjah Publishing City , Austin Macauley Publishers
P O Box 519201,
Sharjah, UAE

Should you wish for us to return your manuscript at a later date, please enclose a stamped addressed envelope or sufficient postage (in UAE stamps).

Please contact us if you have any questions about your work on:

+971 655 95 202 or email

One of our publishing advisors will be happy to discuss your proposal on the telephone between 8:30 to 17:30 on Monday to Thursday and 8:00 to 12:00 + 13:30 till 18:00 on Friday UAE Local Time

If you are calling from outside the UAE, please leave us a voicemail stipulating a convenient time to return your call.