Submission Process

To submit manuscripts for evaluation, please e-mail the following to:

  • Concept Note
  • Synopsis of the book
  • List of contents (index table)
  • Two sample chapters
  • Short write-up on the Author/s and/or Illustrator


The concept note of the manuscript should include what audience you are writing for, targeted market segment, other comparative titles available, unique selling point, word count and illustrative content. For poetry, the synopsis may be a short note on the kind of poems included.

Leadstart Publishing accepts submissions in English in the following genres:

  • Activities [sports, games, crafts, hobbies, quizzing etc]
  • Biographies/Memoirs
  • Children
  • Cookery
  • Creative Education
  • Current/World Affairs.
  • Fiction
  • General non-fiction
  • Health & Fitness
  • Management/Business/Finance
  • Narrative
  • Philosophy
  • Politics/History
  • Poetry
  • Reference
  • Religion/Spirituality
  • Self-Help
  • Travel


Please allow at least one month for your manuscript to be considered for publication.
We request you not to send us hard copies unless specifically requested by our Editors. Leadstart Publishing will not be responsible for any loss or damage to unsolicited material. Manuscripts will not be returned by the publishing house irrespective of the outcome of the review process.


Leadstart Publishing does not provide self-publishing services. If you wish to self-publish your book, you may reach out to a service provider such as (a brand of Wordit Content Design & Editing Services Pvt Ltd – a sister concern of Leadstart Publishing).

The key services they provide include: Publishing, Editing, Design, Book Marketing, National & International Book Distribution.