The royalty publisher accepts your manuscript,
edits, produces, markets, and does order fulfillment for the book.
The author pays none of these costs. The book is published under
The royalty publisher pays a royalty to the author
on every copy sold. With the right name and the right subject,
some royalty publishers will pay the author an advance against
future earned royalties.
Kirk House Publishers is a royalty publisher.
As a royalty publisher we give priority to manuscripts
which are compatible with our
and to those where the author may be known regionally or to a
specific consituency (an existing connection to the primary
We are a small publisher with limited resources and
staff. We are not staffed to read unsolicited manuscripts. Please
a brief (one to two page) précis of
your manuscript together with a one page definition of your audience
for the book (
define your audience
). Also, as a small
publisher we are not prepared to make royalty advances.