Second Wind Publishing, LLC, is an independent publishing company located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. We select well-written, quality books in a variety of genres for publication. Please browse our website to see the types of novels we publish.
We welcome queries for publication for completed unpublished manuscripts in the following:
Adult: 40,000 to 100,000 words,
Young adult: 7,000 to 25,000 words,
Children’s: minimum of 24 illustrated pages.
Please send a query letter with the following information in the body of an email along with an attachment of your first chapter in a Word or rich text file (maximum of 30 double-spaced pages) to firstname.lastname@example.org
1. Your contact information
2. A brief summary of your story
3. Any pertinent publishing credits
4. The genre and word count of your novel
Second Wind publishes only a small percentage of submitted manuscripts, but we try to respond to all submissions. Our selection committee typically responds within six to eight weeks.