Macavelli Press Questionnaire

Please follow these guidelines.
Use an email to submit info about you and your synopsis only. Do not send us a synopsis if your manuscript is not complete.

Do not submit your manuscript via the web. We will not accept it.

Address an email to ,
copy, paste and answer the following questions:

Your Name:
Telephone number:

Have you sent your manuscript to a major publisher?

If so, who?

What was their reaction?

Read Macavelli Press’ Mission Statement (link at bottom of page).
How does your work fit with our editorial goals?

Is there any book that has already been published that is similar to yours? If so, what is the title and who is the author?

What makes your book different?

What would attract readers to your book?

What is a unique selling point about your book?


Novel Synopsis (500 words or less):

Author Biography (200 words or less):

If we wish to explore your manuscript after reading your synopsis we will contact you and inform you of our interest at which time you may submit a few chapters (3-5) from your manuscript or your entire manuscript to us. Please note that chapters excerpted from your manuscript and /or completed manuscripts must be submitted through our contact form.

We thank you for allowing us the opportunity to read your work and for entrusting us with your labor of love. We will make every effort to respond within 4-6 weeks. If you do not hear from us within this time frame you may send us a reminder by email.
Do not call us about your submission. If, in the end, we decline to offer you a publishing deal, please continue forth with sending out your manuscript to other publishers and literary agents. We may have failed to see the potential of your novel or it just may not have been a good fit with us. Don’t get discouraged and give up, stay persistent and your dreams will happen for you. Perseverance is key.