General Fiction and Young Adult Submissions

Wings ePress, Inc. is dedicated to producing and marketing the best in fiction of all genres except erotica. When you send your work to us, we will review it with the highest of professional standards and quickly contact you with our assessment of your submission. 


When submitting, please follow these guidelines:  Wings does not accept manuscripts containing scenes of rape. Please do not send us simultaneous submissions and make sure your manuscript does not have any pictures in the content. Word count should be from 40,000 to 120,000 words.


On the cover page, in the upper left hand corner, give us your name, address, city, state and zip, phone number and e-mail address. Center the name of your book, your author name, the genre and an approximate word count.


Please do not double space the text or use a double space between sentences.



Currently, Wings is seeking manuscripts in the following catagories:  


All General Fiction


Young Adult - Paranormal, Fantasy and animal stories (dog, horses, cats and odd pets), can be in animal's POV.


Please submit all manuscripts to:


Formatting Guidelines
  • Send your file as an e-mail attachment in: Word 6.0 or above, Word Perfect 6.0 or above or Rich Text Format.

  • Name the file withthe exact title of the manuscript.

  • The subject line of the email on which you attach the file should contain the genre and the title -  example: SUBJECT: Mary Had A Little Lamb - Contemporary

  • Send to:


Cover page to include (in the upper left corner):

  • Author’s Name

  • Author's Address

  • Author's Phone Number

  • Author's E-Mail Address


 (centered vertically and horizontally):

  • Title of Manuscript

  • Byline

  • Genre

  • Word Count


Put Chapter One, Chapter Two, Chapter Three, etc. at the top left margin of the first page of each chapter.

Use two returns and a page break at the end of the text on the last page of each chapter.

Use TIMES NEW ROMAN 12 pt. Accent with italics, not underlining or bold type.

Single spaces between sentences.

Set your paragraph parameters to:  first line indent 0.3

Use a scene marker ~ * ~ for scene breaks.


A. Young Adult (25,000 to 90,000 words)
  • Action and Adventure

  • Animal Based

  • General Fiction

  • Historic

  • Inspirational

  • Mystery and Suspense

  • Paranormal 

  • Romance

  • SyFy and Fantasy

  • Young Life

  • Pet stories (see above)


B. General Fiction (40,000 to 120,000 words):
  • Action/Adventure

  • Cozy Mystery (exception: from 50,000 words)

  • Espionage

  • Fantasy

  • Futuristic/Science Fiction

  • Historical (before 1950)

  • Light Horror

  • Mainstream

  • Modern Historical (1960s, 1970s)

  • Mystery/Crime

  • Paranormal

  • Suspense/Thriller

  • Western


Wings ePress, Inc. does not accept or publish X-rated books or erotica.

We look forward to reading your manuscripts. Please allow one to two weeks for a response. Thank you for contacting Wings!

Jeanne Smith

Executive Editor

Wings ePress, Inc.