Submit a Manuscript

Are you interested in publishing your book with Gentle Path Press? Gentle Path Press is looking for authors who have experience with addiction and/or trauma from either a patient or therapist point of view. Specifically, we are seeking books that focus on sex addiction, chemical dependency, alcoholism, co-addiction, trauma and PTSD.

Please submit the following for consideration:

  • A one-page overview of the book explaining the subject and why it is important.
  • A table of contents with a paragraph about each chapter.
  • One sample chapter.
  • A specific description of who will buy the book and why they will want/ need it.
  • A brief description of what makes you an expert on this subject.
  • A listing of competing titles and an explanation of how your book would be different from and better than the other books on the same topic.
  • Projected word count and number of illustrations, if any.
  • A listing of any special markets your book would be of interest to besides traditional bookstores: other businesses, groups, clubs, workshops, or organizations.

Proposals should be submitted to the Submissions Department and can be either mailed or e-mailed. If you mail materials, please include a self-addressed stamped envelope:

Gentle Path Press
Attn: Submissions
P.O. Box 2112
Carefree, AZ 85377

No phone calls, please.

Please allow about 120 days for review.

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