Carousel Productions seeks high-quality writing on almost any subject (fiction and non-fiction) with a particular interest in fiction, poetry, architecture, urban design and planning, and children’s books. We are always interested in expanding our inventory of imprints in pre-production for publication under the banner of Carousel Books or Forum Books. We

Carousel is not a licensed literary agent and we do nto offer to nor operate on your behalf in such a manner. While Carousel will provide some marketing support tailored to our business interests, most of the responsibility for marketing the project will be your responsibility.

For quotes about our flat-fee services, please submit the word count, and estimation of graphical content as well as which particular services you are interested (formatting, cover design, editing, and so on). Please indicate whether you are interested in our upfront, flat fee services or sharing royalties upon publication. Also, tell us the current status of your project (complete, in draft, not started). Submissions that do not follow these simple guidelines will be ignored.

If you’re interested in self-publishing with Carousel, then email a one-page query letter with a 2-3 sentence pitch about your project within the body of the email (attachments will not be opened) to

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