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Submission Guidelines

  Curtis Brown represents adult and children’s authors of all genres, including illustrators. If you would like to submit a manuscript or proposal, please send us a query letter, a synopsis of the work, a sample chapter and a brief resume. Illustrators should send 1-2 samples of published work, along with 6-8 color copies (no original art).

Please enclose a stamped, self-addressed envelope for our response and return postage if you wish to have your materials returned to you. We typically respond to queries within 6 to 8 weeks.

Please send all book queries to:

Curtis Brown, Ltd.
Attn: Query Department
Ten Astor Place
New York, NY 10003

• We do not charge reading fees.

• We do not handle stage plays or musicals.

• We are not accepting screenplay submissions at this time.

• We regret that we cannot guarantee the return of submissions sent
without a self-addressed, stamped envelope.