Submit a Book Proposal

How to submit a book proposal for consideration.


Book Proposals

To submit a book proposal, please download the form using the button below. Remember to gather the required materials listed and include these when returning the completed proposal form.

        - CV of corresponding author/editor
        - CVs of any other primary authors/editors
        - Introductory chapter
        - Any copyright/permissions documentation, if applicable.
        - Five to ten pages explaining the theory and research for the manuscript (not required for Edited Collection or Curated Series)
        - Two to three sample chapters best representing your work (not required for Edited Collection or Curated Series)

        Download Proposal Form

        Please note we will not consider any manuscripts currently under review by any other publisher.

Types of Book Proposals

Common Ground Research Networks accepts proposals for the following book types:
      • Single and Multi-author Books
      • Classics with New Introductions
      • Edited Collections | A collection of related works, often different articles or short essays, converted into chapters of a book.

Please note we do not publish theses. If you convert your thesis to book format, we will review proposals for that as well. However, we will not review a thesis if sent in before converting it to a book.