Manuscript Submissions

How do I submit a manuscript?

To submit a manuscript, download and complete the Book Proposal Form and mail or email it to:

Sound Wisdom
PO Box 310
Shippensburg, PA 17257


Click Here to Download Book Proposal Form

Is there a cost to publish my book?

There is no cost to submit a manuscript or publish with Sound Wisdom, as we are not a self-publisher.

How long will it take to get a response after I submit my manuscript?

On average, it takes 4 to 8 weeks to review manuscripts and make a decision. However, due to the large number of manuscripts received, it can sometimes take longer.

What types of books does Sound Wisdom publish?

    • Personal Development
    • Business Development
    • Motivational
    • Sales
    • Marketing
    • Fitness and Health
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Finance
    • Self Help

We do not publish poetry or children’s books.

What format should I submit my manuscript in?

Submit your manuscript in a .doc format digitally by email. If you would like to submit a hard copy, you can mail it to:

Sound Wisdom
167 Walnut Bottom Road
Shippensburg, PA 17257


I have already self-published; would Sound Wisdom be interested in publishing or distributing my book?

We may re-release your book, if you have developed a significant market or demand locally and are looking to increase that to the national level.