We are currently taking submissions for our inaugural catalog!  If you are an author and are interested in submitting your manuscript, please download the complete Submissions Guide to determine if your story is a good fit.  We look forward to hearing from you! Feel you meet the requirements and are ready to submit?  Send us your manuscript now!


Little Lamb Books is now accepting agented or unagented Elementary, Middle Grade, and Young Adult Fiction


Elementary

Picture Books:
4-6 yrs
100-500 words
Early Readers:
5-8 yrs
500-800 words
Chapter Books:
9-11 yrs
3K-5K words

Genres:

  • Inspirational
  • Historical Fiction
  • Realistic Fiction
  • Comedy
  • Adventure
  • Folktales/Fables.

Sample Titles:
Eloise by Kay Thompson
Princess Black by Shannon Hale
The Borrowers
 by Mary Norton
Little Engine That Could by Watty Piper

Middle Grade

10-14 years
30k-60k words

Genres:

  • Contemporary Christian/Inspirational
  • Comedy/Humorous
  • Mystery & Suspense
  • Action & Adventure
  • Historical Fiction
  • Science Fiction
  • Sweet Romance

Sample Titles:
Number the Stars by Lois Lowry
The Genius Files by Dan Gutman
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
by Roald Dahl
Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein

Young Adult

13-18 years
50k-80k words

Genres:

  • Contemporary Christian/Inspirational
  • Comedy/Humorous
  • Mystery & Suspense
  • Action & Adventure
  • Historical Fiction
  • Science Fiction
  • Sweet Romance

Sample Titles:
The Selection Series by Kiera Cass
The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S.Lewis
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
Heist Society by Ally Carter


Little Lamb Books will NOT accept any manuscripts containing:

  • No profanity
  • No graphic sex or violence
  • No Horror
  • No Paranormal
  • No LGBT
  • No graphic novels of any kind

Please allow 5-8 weeks before expecting a response to your submitted manuscript.

We apologize, but we cannot reply to every submission.

When you submit, please identify in the Subject Line as follows:

  • “First InitialLast Name_Genre/Category_Title”
  • Example: “FBaum_Fantasy_The Wizard of Oz”
DOWNLOAD SUBMISSIONS GUIDE
EMAIL YOUR MANUSCRIPT

Manuscript Format as follows:

  • Double-spaced
  • 12 point font
  • Standard margins (at least 1” all around)
  • Page numbers in the bottom right hand corners
  • Proofread and spell check EVERYTHING
  • Cover page with Name, Title and Genre Centered