NEW SERIES: WWII Series – Sweet Promise Press

New Series! 

Submissions accepted November 8 - December 20, 2021

Genre: Historical Fiction
Series name: Letters from Home
Book titles: A Letter from (state)

Series Continuity
US based
45-60K words
Final edited manuscripts due no later than March 1, 2022.
Ballpark 25-30 chapters total
Female/male dynamic
Does not have to be a romantic couple (mother/son, sister/brother, etc)
Chapter One - female
Epilogue - one year after homecoming from female
Starts with their goodbye

Heroine’s story
How life is changing due to the war
3rd person past tense

Letters from him
Off at war
Interspersed through the book
4 to 6

Bonus letters:
From her: 4 to 6 letters (as many from him in the book)
From him: homecoming from his POV

Authors responsible for own editing. 

In your submission, please include the following in ONE document:

  • A bullet-point introduction that includes:
    • Working title
    • Your hero and heroine’s names
    • The location of your story
  • A short blurb or synopsis of your story (less than 1 page)
  • The first chapter of your novel

If your novel is accepted

  • You will be offered a contract by the end of December.
  • Your contract will include exclusive ebook and print distribution rights.
  • You will be paid 40% of all royalties.
  • We also plan to bundle these novels in multi-author ebook box sets. For box sets, the 40% royalties will be split evenly amongst the authors involved.
  • The time period of this contract will be 5 years, at which time rights will revert back to you. Rights will not be reverted before the 5 years time period.


  • Max. file size: 256 MB.
  • Max. file size: 256 MB.