Strand Book of International Short Stories


Rules and criteria for submission
This is not a competition but the rules for admission to the collection of short stories must be followed.
All submissions must be written in English.
Any subject matter is acceptable and between 3,000–5,000 words.
References of a sexual or obscene nature that do not display literary merit or interest are unlikely to be accepted for inclusion in the book.
All submissions must include the name of the writer and email address.
All short stories must be the original work of the person submitting.
In the case of an agent or similar third party submitting the agent must give the details of the person they are representing.
Authors are strongly advised to retain copies of their submissions.
The author retains copyright in every instance.
Save the document in Microsoft Word or similar format and send as an email attachment to the editor at: info(at)strandpublishing(dot)co(dot)uk marked ‘The Strand Book Of International Short Stories’.
Do not attempt to contact the publisher by telephone, as only email submissions will be accepted.
The decision of the editor of Strand Publishing UK Ltd is final.
No closing date for submissions.
Thank you