Raider Publishing International 

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you accept submissions? 
We usually receive submissions by email, but feel free to mail or fax submissions to any of our offices.

How can I submit my work for consideration? 

To submit your work for consideration, send by email/mail/fax, three chapters of your book along with a synopsis. If you are emailing your submission, please send any files to ( 

What kind of books are you looking for? 

We are currently seeking both works of fiction and nonfiction, including poetry. Feel free to submit your work at any time.

How long does it take for you to publish a book?

We publish most books about six to eight months after the author has signed their contract and returned all the necessary paperwork to us. 

Where are you located? 

Currently, we have locations in the US (New York), UK (London). Our South African office is currently relocating to Cape Town from Johannesburg. It will be re-opening in March 2010. We also plan to open locations in India and Australia before the end of 2010.

What books have you published? 

         For a full list of our titles please see our store at (

What have current/past authors said about your company? 

         Please see the testimonial section for several reviews we have been given.

Have you published successful books in the past? 

We have published many successful titles and we claim several highly acclaimed authors in the market. Here at Raider Publishing we have authors who have written for TV on both sides of the Atlantic, traveled the world on international promotional tours and written bestselling titles on five continents. Several of our books have also been considered for literary prizes such as the Dylan Thomas Prize and the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. In 2009 we had two books win national literary prizes in the United States and currently we have thirty books up for national and international award consideration in 2010. Please see the "News" section for more details on these awards and our other ongoing promotional efforts.

Where are your books available? 

Our books are available on every continent at over 25,000 retailers. Our extensive distribution system includes popular retailers such as Borders, Barnes & Noble, Waterstones, WHSmith, Exclusive Books, Collins Booksellers and Amazon.