We are an adult non-fiction publisher of an eclectic variety of practical, quality books; we publish everything from How to Draw Anything and Mediterranean Cooking for Diabetics to Successful Property Letting and Vegetable Growing Month-by-Month. We are happy to look at proposals from potential new authors. We accept unsolicited adult non-fiction manuscripts only. We do not accept adult fiction, poetry or children’s fiction.

If you would like to submit to How To Books, please email a chapter outline, sample chapters and a covering letter to us at: We will only consider submissions in this format, and sent via email. 

Please note that we do not accept postal submissions, and are unable to return any hard copies of manuscripts sent to us by post. Please remember this as we cannot offer any guarantee of its safe return.

You will receive an acknowledgement of receipt on sending your submission, but as we receive such a large number of submissions unfortunately we cannot guarantee a personal response. For GDPR reasons, we will destroy your email and any attachments after three months.

Company info:

Little, Brown Book Group Ltd.
Hachette Carmelite House, 50 Victoria Embankment, London EC4Y 0DZ
Phone: 020 3122 7000
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